teaching and support

Welcome Week

Welcome to the Department of Social Policy

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

Department welcome meeting

Monday 18 September 2017, 9.45-10.45, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building. 

Professor Stephen Jenkins, Head of the Department, will welcome you and introduce key members of department staff and representatives from support services in the school (such as the Library, Careers service, IT services)

Department welcome meeting presentation (PDF)

Undergraduate/General Course students timetable

Contact: Undergraduate Programmes Manager- 
Lisa McElhinney
+44 (0)20 7955 7367, socialpolicy.ug@lse.ac.uk

Programme registration

Social Policy Undergraduate students:
Monday 18 September, 15.15, Hong Kong Theatre

General Course students:
Monday 18 September- 
Surnames A-L: 9.30, Hong Kong Theatre
Surnames M-Z: 10.30, Hong Kong Theatre

 

Welcome Meetings

Monday 18 September

  • Department Welcome:  9.45-10.45, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB
  • General Course Welcome: 15.30-17.30, Peacock Theatre (General Course students only)

Tuesday 19 September

  • School Welcome: 15.00-16.30, Peacock Theatre

Wednesday 20 September

  • All 1st year BSc students and General Course students Programme Welcome: 13.00-17.30, TW2.2.04

MPhil/PhD/Visiting Research students timetable

Contact: Research programmes Administrator- 
Sarah Helias
+44 (0)20 7955 7375, s.helias@lse.ac.uk

Monday 18 September

  • Department Welcome meeting: 9.45-10.45, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB
  • Informal Coffee/tea: 11.30-12.30. PhD Common room (Old 1.15)

 

Tuesday 19 September

  • Sandwich Lunch with supervisors: 13.00-14.00. PhD Common room (Old 1.15)
  • Intro to the programme session: 14.30-16.00. PhD Common room (Old 1.15)
  • Tour of the Department: 16.00-16.30

Wednesday 20 September

  • Registration in the PhD Academy: 10.30-15.30. LRB 4.03.
  • PhD Students Welcome Presentation (PhD Academy): 14.00-15.00. TW1-G.01
  • Welcome Reception: 15.00 (PhD Academy). LRB 4.03.

Thursday 21 September

  • Coffee + meeting with current reps + Buddy Scheme:
    10.30-11.30. PhD Common room (Old 1.15)
  • Research Support Staff session: 11.30-12.30. PhD Common room (Old 1.15)
  • Pizza lunch: 12.30-14.00. PhD Common room (Old 1.15)

MSc programme students timetable

Contact: Teaching Operations Manager- 
Craig Stewart
+44 (0)20 7955 6650, socialpolicy.msc@lse.ac.uk

MSc Criminal Justice Policy

Monday 18 September

  • Department Welcome: 9.45-10.45, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB
  • School Welcome: 12.30-14.00, Peacock Theatre
Tuesday 19 September
  • Programme Welcome: 14.00-16.30, CLM 2.05

Wednesday 20 September
  • Programme registration: 15.00, Hong Kong Theatre
Thursday 21 September
  • Welcome lunch: 14.00-15.15, Shaw Music Room, 5th Floor, Old Building
  • Introduction to Social Policy courses: 16.00-18.00, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB

MSc Global Population Health

Monday 18 September

  • Department Welcome: 9.45-10.45, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB
  • School Welcome: 12.30-14.00, Peacock Theatre
  • Programme Welcome: 15.00-17.00, 32L.G.06

Wednesday 20 September

  • Programme Registration: 15.45, Hong Kong Theatre

Thursday 21 September

  • Welcome lunch: 14.00-15.15, Shaw Music Room, 5th Floor, Old Building
  • Introduction to Social Policy courses:  16.00-18.00, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB

MSc Social Policy (European and Comparative)

Monday 18 September

  • Department Welcome: 9.45-10.45, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB
  • School Welcome: 12.30-14.00, Peacock Theatre

Wednesday 20 September

  • Programme Welcome:  10.00-12.00, 32L.G.06
  • Programme Registration: 15.45, Hong Kong Theatre

Thursday 21 September

  • Welcome lunch: 14.00-15.15, Shaw Music Room, 5th Floor, Old Building
  • Introduction to Social Policy courses: 16.00-18.00, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB

MSc Social Policy (Research)

Monday 18 September

  • Department Welcome: 9.45-10.45, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB
  • School Welcome: 12.30-14.00, Peacock Theatre

Wednesday 20 September

  • Programme Registration: 15.45, Hong Kong Theatre

Thursday 21 September

  • Programme Welcome: 10.00-12.00, 32L.LG.03
  • Welcome lunch: 14.00-15.15, Shaw Music Room, 5th Floor, Old Building
  • Introduction to Social Policy courses: 16.00-18.00, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB

MSc Social Policy (Social Policy and Planning)

Monday 18 September

  • Department Welcome: 9.45-10.45, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB
  • School Welcome: 12.30-14.00, Peacock Theatre

Wednesday 20 September

  • Programme Welcome: 12.30-14.00, NAB. 1.07
  • Programme Registration: 15.45, Hong Kong Theatre

Thursday 21 September

  • Welcome lunch: 14.00-15.15, Shaw Music Room, 5th Floor, Old Building
  • Introduction to Social Policy courses: 16.00-18.00, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB

MSc Social Policy and Development and MSc Social Policy and Development (NGOs)

Monday 18 September

  • Department Welcome: 9.45-10.45, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB
  • School Welcome: 12.30-14.00, Peacock Theatre

Tuesday 19 September

  • Programme Welcome: 9.30-11.30, Thai Theatre, NAB

Wednesday 20 September

  • Programme Registration: 16.15, Hong Kong Theatre

Thursday 21 September

  • Welcome lunch: 14.00-15.15, Shaw Music Room, 5th Floor, Old Building
  • Introduction to Social Policy courses: 16.00-18.00, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB