Events

Welcome

Welcome to the Department of Social Policy

A very warm welcome to all new and returning students to the Department of Social Policy in the 2019-20 academic year.

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The Department Welcome timetable below provides a schedule of the School, Department and programme meetings that you should attend, as well as when you will need to register for your programme of study. 

Department welcome meeting

Monday 23 September 2019, 10.15-11.15, Old Theatre, Old Building. 

Professor Anne West, Head of the Department, will welcome you and introduce key members of department staff.

 

Undergraduate / General Course students

ClareGorman

Contact:

Clare Gorman,
Undergraduate Programmes Manager

Room OLD 2.48
+44 (0)20 7106 1259
socialpolicy.ug@lse.ac.uk

 

Student Registration

for Undergraduates

for General Course Students

Re-Registration for continuing students: Information here

Welcome timetable

 

Monday 23 September

  • Department Welcome:  10.15-11.15, Old Theatre, Old Building. 

Tuesday 24 September

  • School Welcome: 15.00-16.30, Peacock Theatre

Wednesday 25 September

  • Undergraduate Welcome session: 12.30-15.00, Vera Anstey Room, Old Building

Thursday 26 September

  • Welcome Reception: 17.00-20.00, Senior Common Room (SCR), Old Building

Friday 27 September

  • Student Opportunities Session: 13.00-14.30, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB

 

Taught graduate students 

CraigSTEWART

Contact:

Craig Stewart,
Teaching Operations Manager (Postgraduate)

Room OLD 2.48
+44 (0)20 7955 6650
socialpolicy.msc@lse.ac.uk

 

Student Registration for taught graduate students

Welcome timetables

MSc Criminal Justice Policy

Monday 23 September

  • Department Welcome: 10.15-11.15, Old Theatre, Old Building
  • Welcome lunch: 12.00-14.00, Shaw Library, Old Building
  • School Welcome: 15.00-16.30, Peacock Theatre
Tuesday 24 September
  • Programme Welcome (includes lunch): 13.00-17.00, NAB 2.13

Wednesday 25 September

  • MSc Evening Reception: 19.00-21.00, Shaw Library, Old Building
Thursday 26 September
  • MSc Course Selection Process: 11.00-13.30, Old Theatre, Old Building
  • Introduction to Social Policy MSc courses: 14.00-17.00, Old Theatre, Old Building

Friday 27 September

  •  Student Opportunities Session: 13.00-14.30, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB

MSc International Social and Public Policy

Monday 23 September

  • Department Welcome: 10.15-11.15, Old Theatre, Old Building
  • Welcome lunch: 12.00-14.00, Shaw Library, Old Building
  • School Welcome: 15.00-16.30, Peacock Theatre
Tuesday 24 September
  • Programme Welcome: 11.30-13.30, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB
  • Programme Lunch: 13.00-14.00, Kinta Alley, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields
  • Peer Study Groups: 14.00-17.00, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields

Wednesday 25 September

  • ISPP General Stream Breakfast: 8.30-10.30, 8th Floor, New Academic Building
  • MSc Evening Reception: 19.00-21.00, Shaw Library, Old Building
Thursday 26 September
  • ISPP Streams (Development, Migration, NGO, Research) Breakfast: 8.30-10.30, 8th Floor, New Academic Building
  • MSc Course Selection Process: 11.00-13.30, Old Theatre, Old Building
  • Introduction to Social Policy MSc courses: 14.00-17.00, Old Theatre, Old Building

Friday 27 September

  •  Student Opportunities Session: 13.00-14.30, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB

 

 

MPhil/PhD/Visiting Research students

AbiBlack

Contact:

Abi Black,
PhD and Departmental Research Administrator

Room OLD 2.48
+44 (0)20 7955 7375
socialpolicy.phd@lse.ac.uk

Registration 

Welcome timetable

Monday 23 September

10.15-11.15: Department Welcome 
                       Old Theatre, Old Building

11.20-12.00: Coffee/Tea + Informal gathering for new students
                        PhD Common Room, OLD 1.15

12.00-14.00: PG Lunch
                       
Shaw Library, Old Building


 

Tuesday 24 September

10.00-11.30: Welcome and Introduction to the Research Programme
                       
Webb Room (OLD 2.26) followed by a brief tour of the Department

12.00-13.30: Sandwich Lunch: with New Students, Student Reps and Supervisors
                        PhD Common Room, OLD 1.15


 

Wednesday 25 September

10.30-15.30: Registration
                       
PhD Academy, LRB 4.03

14.00-15.00: PhD Academy Welcome Talk
                       PAN G.01

15.00 onwards: PhD Drinks Reception
                          LRB 4.02

19.00-21.00: Department PG Reception *optional
                       Shaw Library, Old Building


 

Thursday 26 September

10.00-11.00: Coffee & meeting with current student reps; buddy scheme                                           Introduction
                       
Webb Room (OLD 2.26)

11.00-12.30: Introduction to Support Staff and Services for Research Students
                       
Webb Room (OLD 2.26)

13.00-14.00: Pizza Lunch with current Research Students
                       
PhD Common Room, OLD 1.15

14.00-17.00: Social Policy MSc Course Intro (for students who may wish to audit                              MSc Courses)
                        Old Theatre, Old Building