Orientation 2021

Join us for Melbourne Orientation

July 19-23

These orientation activities provide essential information to prepare you for your studies.

COVID-19 REQUIREMENTS

Before attending campus, please refer to the Coming to Campus website.

All students must complete the following compulsory training:
OHS: TrainME module COVIDSafe Campus

For ongoing  advice, please refer to the University's  COVID-19  Updates  website.

Find your degree and explore the orientation program below.

To be advised

New Student Interviews (Woodwind students only)
Booking options will be offered by direct email

Friday 16 July and Monday 19 July

Various times, New Student Interviews (Piano Students only)
Attend via Zoom.
To book your interview, email  Associate Professor Jerry Wong

Wednesday 21 July

9.00am - 10.00am, New Student Interviews (Strings students only)
Attend via Zoom.
Book via GoBookings.

1.00pm - 3.00pm, Bachelor of Music Orientation 
Attend via Zoom
Meeting ID: 81757643070
Pass code: 839889

3.00pm - 4.00pm, New Student Interviews (Voice students only)
Attend via Zoom.
Book via GoBookings

3.00pm - 3.30pm, New Student  Interviews (Brass students only)
Attend via Zoom.
To book your interview, email:
Associate Professor Don Immel (Trombone)
Ms Carla Blackwood (French horn)
Associate Professor Joel Brennan (Trumpet)

Friday  23 July

Various times, New Student Interviews (Guitar Students only)
Attend via Zoom. 
To book your interview,  email Associate Professor  Ken Murray

Online (Self paced)

Library Quiz
Find out how to access the resources you need for your study (10 minute quiz)

Music Resource Guide 
Top tips for accessing music resources from the library

To be advised

New Student Interviews (Woodwind students only)
Booking options will be offered by direct email.

Friday 16 July and Monday 19 July

Various times, New Student Interviews (Piano Students only)
Attend via Zoom.
To book your interview, email  Associate Professor Jerry Wong

Wednesday  21 July

9.00am - 10.00am,  New Student Interviews (Strings students only)
Attend via Zoom.
Book via  GoBookings

1.00pm - 3.00pm, Bachelor of Music Orientation 
Attend via Zoom
Meeting ID: 81757643070
Pass code: 839889

3.00pm - 4.00pm, New Student Interviews (Voice students only)
Book via GoBookings

3.00pm - 3.30pm, New Student  Interviews (Brass students only)
Attend via Zoom.
To book an interview, email:
Associate Professor Don Immel (Trombone)
Ms Carla Blackwood (French horn)
Associate Professor Joel Brennan (Trumpet)

Friday  23 July

Various times, New Student Interviews (Guitar Students only)
Attend via Zoom.
To book your interview,  email Associate Professor Ken Murray

To be advised

New Student Interviews (Woodwind students only)
Booking options will be offered by direct email.

Friday 16 July and Monday 19 July

Various times, New Student Interviews (Piano Students only)
Attend via Zoom.
To book your interview, email  Associate Professor Jerry Wong

Wednesday  21 July

9.00am - 10.00am,  New Student Interviews (Strings students only)
Attend via Zoom. 
Book via  GoBookings

1.00pm - 3.00pm, Bachelor of Music Orientation
Attend via Zoom
Meeting ID: 81757643070
Pass code: 839889

3.00pm - 4.00pm, New Student Interviews (Voice students only)
Book via GoBookings

3.00pm - 3.30pm, New Student  Interviews (Brass students only)
Attend via Zoom.
To book an interview, email:
Associate Professor Don Immel (Trombone)
Ms Carla Blackwood (French horn)
Associate Professor Joel Brennan (Trumpet)

Friday  23 July

Various times, New Student Interviews (Guitar Students only)
Attend via Zoom.
To book your interview,  email Associate Professor  Ken Murray

To be advised

New Student Interviews (Woodwind students only)
Booking options will be offered by direct email.

Friday 16 July and Monday 19 July

Various times, New Student Interviews (Piano Students only)
Attend via Zoom.
To book your interview, email  Associate Professor Jerry Wong

Wednesday  21 July

9.00am - 10.00am,  New Student Interviews (Strings students only)
Attend via Zoom.
Book via GoBookings

1.00pm - 3.00pm, Bachelor of Music Orientation
Attend via Zoom
Meeting ID: 81757643070
Pass code: 839889

3.00pm - 4.00pm, New Student Interviews (Voice students only)
Book via GoBookings

3.00pm - 3.30pm, New Student  Interviews (Brass students only)
Attend via Zoom.
To book an interview, email:
Associate Professor Don Immel (Trombone)
Ms Carla Blackwood (French horn)
Associate Professor Joel Brennan (Trumpet)

Friday  23 July

Various times, New Student Interviews (Guitar Students only)
Attend via Zoom.
To book your interview,  email Associate Professor  Ken Murray

Thursday 22 July

12.30pm - 3.30 pm, New  Student  Interviews
Attend via Zoom.
Book via GoBookings

Online (Self paced)

Fire Warden Module

Library Quiz
Find out how to access the resources you need for your study (10 minute quiz).

Wednesday  21 July

12.30pm - 1.00 pm, Graduate Research Orientation Session (All  students)
Attend via Zoom.
Password: 2021

1.00pm - 1.30pm, VCA Graduate Research Session 
Orientation activities with Dr Danny Butt, Senior Lecturer in Interdisciplinary Practice, Associate Director (Research), Graduate Research Convenor, Design and Social Practice, Victorian College of the Arts, Faculty of Fine Arts and Music.

1.00pm - 1.30pm, Conservatorium of Music Research Session
Orientation activities led by Associate Professor Linda Kouvaras, musicologist, composer and pianist, Melbourne Conservatorium of Music, Faculty of Fine Arts and Music.

Online (Self paced)

Library Quiz
Find out how to access the resources you need for your study (10 minute quiz)

Music Resource Guide 
Top tips for accessing music resources from the library

Follow the below steps to begin your journey at Fine Arts and Music.

All coursework students can access course planning appointments with specialist course advisers. Course Planning  appointments can assist with course rules and structure, choosing subjects, using the Study Plan, checking you're on track to graduate and more. Appointments are virtual, by phone or in-person.

For further information and booking registration, visit Course advice and enrolment assistance.

Use the Handbook to identify the subjects you will take to meet your course requirements and academic goals, then you need to enrol into your subjects via your Study Plan. Enrolling in a subject means that you are officially admitted to study that subject. You can find further information on enrolling here.

Once you have enrolled in your subjects, you can view your timetable in the Faculty’s Timetable and Room Bookings system, ASIMUT. Learn about how to use ASIMUT and see FAQs here. Breadth Subjects are timetabled through MyTimetable.

Stop 1 is the face of student services online, on the phone, and in person. Services include administration, course planning, enrolment assistance, skills development and support services. Stop 1 (Southbank) is located in the Hub building and is open from 9am-5pm Monday to Friday.

Find out about the support that Stop 1 offers you.

You have access to all University libraries, including our Faculty's Southbank Library which brings together the Louise Hanson-Dyer Collection and the Lenton Parr Visual and Performing Arts Collection.

Learn about using the library, booking rooms and computers, and borrowing materials.

The Hub building is also home to a range of student services available to Southbank students, including:

Academic Skills - a dedicated University department responsible for providing students with various forms of assistance to enable them to realise their full academic potential and achieve excellence. They offer free skills workshops and individual appointments.

Careers and Employability – careers advisors can help you write a resume and job application, for part-time student jobs and your future career.

Counselling and Psychological Services - Finding things a little rough? Free, confidential counseling is available to students through Counselling and Psychological Services.

Creative Arts Therapies – Use creative methods to address anxiety, stress or social fears.

Explore the full range of services available at the Hub

OTHER ORIENTATION ACTIVITIES

Find information on other Orientation activities on the University of Melbourne Orientation page