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Art

Learn from world-leading art experts in a setting unlike any other in the country. Immerse yourself in great works of art and join a revolution in the way we think about art around the world.

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Media Studies

With a rich heritage as a pioneer of research and teaching in the field of Media Studies, we provide a solid grounding in theoretical and historical approaches to the subject but also going beyond the classroom through an exploration of the interplay between the critical and creative.

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Film and Television Studies

With a rich heritage as a pioneer of research and teaching in the field of Film and Television Studies, we give you a solid grounding in theoretical and historical approaches to the subject but also going beyond the classroom through an exploration of the interplay between the critical and creative.

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American Studies

Join the UK’s leading American studies department and immerse yourself in the intellectual exploration of America.

The Schools of Study at UEA teach thousands of undergraduate and postgraduate students each year across the four faculties of our campus in Norwich.

We’re looking forward to welcoming you to Art, Media and American Studies.

If you haven’t already, check out our School pages on the UEA website.

In the meantime, don’t forget to Register Online to get access to your timetable once it becomes available, and log in to Blackboard our virtual learning environment.

Once you have registered online you will also need to attend a registration event (unless you are an undergraduate home student living in UEA accommodation, since you are registered automatically when you pick up your room keys)

  1. Welcome to the School of Art, Media and American Studies.

    I know how hard you have worked to get to UEA, and I hope you are as excited about starting your academic career at this University as we are about meeting and working with you.

    We bring together world leading expertise in visual arts, in film, television and media studies, and in the culture, literature, and history of the United States of America. Our student community has a wealth of interests that encompass these subject areas and cross intellectual boundaries.

    You’ll enjoy a vibrant student experience whether you’re in the heart of the University campus, or using the unique facilities of our Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts – the international art museum on your doorstep – or venturing overseas for a semester or year studying at one of our partner Universities.

    I hope that you will find a School that is friendly and supportive as well as one that provides an intellectually stimulating learning environment, and ultimately provides you with a platform for your future career.

     

    Dr Malcolm McLaughlin

    Head of School

Please take a look at your induction programme below. Your schedule is available on e:Vision.

date time location details

24 Sep

09:00 - 10:00

Elizabeth Fry Building 1.01

Course Meeting - Students on American Studies, American Literature, and American History Courses
A chance to meet with other students on your course and find out more information. The course will be led by a member of academic staff with expertise relevant to your course.

24 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

24 Sep

14:00 - 16:00

Queens Building 1.04

American Studies Social
A chance to meet with the academic staff and other students in the department of American Studies

25 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

25 Sep

10:00 - 12:00

Lecture Theatre LT1

Head of School Welcome
An lively session led by the Head of School to talk about elements of your studies and the School. You will also be introduced to key role holders within the School.

25 Sep

14:00 - 15:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre LT

Beginnings, Middles, and Ends: What to Expect
This session involves you thinking about the skills and experiences that you gain during your first year and also introduces you to the services and opportunities on offer at UEA

25 Sep

14:00 - 15:00

Faculty of Science 3.05

Welcome to UEA for Visiting AMA Students
Visiting us for a year or a semester? Come along and meet other visiting students and have a discussion about what it’s like to live and study here

26 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

26 Sep

10:30 - 15:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre 

Languages Fair - Optional
All PPL students and first year undergraduate HUM students can take one free language module per semester. This means that you can take an extra language module as a non-credit student for no extra cost. Come to the language fair in the Lecture Theatre and Foyer in the Thomas Paine Study Centre to find out more - talk to language teachers, find out about studying a language, and explore the range of languages on offer.

26 Sep

12:00 - 13:00

 

Drama in the Square - Optional
Sit back and enjoy a spontaneous, surprise performance in the UEA Square on Tuesday from UEA drama students. We can’t reveal any details about the performance as we don’t want to spoil the surprise. However, you can expect a captivating, amusing and thought-provoking experience.

26 Sep

14:00 - 16:00

The Enterprise Centre LT 

Year 2 Aspirations
A chance for Yr2 students to compare their concerns and aspiration now, to what they were when they joined last September.

26 Sep

17:00 - 19:00

Music Building 0.28

UEA Music Welcome Event - Optional
A welcome gathering being held in the Strode Concert Room (Music Building 0.28) for all those interested in singing and playing in Music Centre and Music Society ensembles. There will be introductions by the Director of Music and the President of the Music Society covering ways to get involved. You can find out about the wide range of student-led music making and the ensembles everyone is welcome at. You will have the opportunity to sign up for auditions to join UEA Choir, Chamber Choir and Symphony Orchestra and to find out about using the Practice Rooms. It will be a chance to ask any questions about the Music Centre Awards (www.uea.ac.uk/music-centre/bursaries-and-scholarships). Most importantly you will begin to meet the diverse, friendly and welcoming network of people who will be your colleagues in music making. Experienced players and singers are encouraged to come and find out about music making, but if you are wondering about singing in a choir or joining an ensemble for the first time you are equally welcome. We look forward to meeting you. For further information about the event, please visit: www.uea.ac.uk/music-centre/events, email: musicevents@uea.ac.uk; phone: 01603 593948; or follow @UEAConcerts on Twitter or UEA Music Centre on Facebook.

26 Sep

18:00 - 20:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre Lecture Theatre

Film Screening: Growing Up Married - Optional
Growing Up Married, which is being shown in the in the Lecture Theatre in the Thomas Paine Study Centre, is an internationally acclaimed documentary which focuses on the stories of child brides recollecting their memories as adults. It explores what happens after child marriage by focusing on the stories of four women, and making their experiences visible, while contributing to debates around this significant, complex and emotionally charged human rights issue which has often been discursively silenced. The filmmaker, Dr Eylem Atakav, is Senior Lecturer in Film and Television Studies and Associate Dean (International) at the University of East Anglia, where she teaches courses on women and film; women, Islam and media; and Middle Eastern media. 

27 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

27 Sep

10:00 - 11:00

ARTS 2.02 

Year 1 - What to Expect - Academic Skills and Orientation for American Studies (inculding American History and American Literature) Undergraduate Students
This session focuses on what it means to study at university and what to expect in the first year of your degree 

28 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

date time location details

24 Sep

09:00 - 10:00

Elizabeth Fry Building 1.01

Course Meeting - Students on American Studies, American Literature, and American History Courses
A chance to meet with other students on your course and find out more information. The course will be led by a member of academic staff with expertise relevant to your course.

24 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

24 Sep

10:00 - 11:00

Queens Building 0.13

Additional Course Meeting for Students on Joint Honours Courses
Only for Students on the following courses:

BA History and Film Studies, BA Film Studies and English Literature,  BA History and History of Art, BA History of Art and Literature, BA American and English Literature

24 Sep

12:00 - 13:00

The Enterprise Centre LT

Writing Now - Breaking the Rules (LDC event)
Writing is a vital part of life, literature and your time at this university. Norwich is a world UNESCO City of Literature, where live events happen alongside more formal reading, writing and study. Alongside UEA, Norwich is also home to the National Centre for Writing, and the country’s most popular public library. But what is writing now, what did it used to be, what might it be in the future? Should rules and parameters play a part? In this interactive lecture, genre particularly will be questioned and you will get a chance to come up with your own ’10 Rules for Writing’, at the very beginning of your time at UEA, within the School of Literature, Drama and Creative Writing. 

24 Sep

13:00 - 14:00

The Enterprise Centre Please check your timetable for the Building and Room you have been scheduled to attend

Writing Now cont (Break Out Session) (LDC event)
You will be directed into break out rooms and together with your fellow students, you have an opportunity to win the Writing Now competition.

24 Sep

14:00 - 16:00

Queens Building 1.04

American Studies Social
A chance to meet with the academic staff and other students in the department of American Studies

25 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

25 Sep

10:00 - 12:00

Lecture Theatre LT1

Head of School Welcome
An lively session led by the Head of School to talk about elements of your studies and the School. You will also be introduced to key role holders within the School.

25 Sep

14:00 - 15:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre LT

Beginnings, Middles, and Ends: What to Expect
This session involves you thinking about the skills and experiences that you gain during your first year and also introduces you to the services and opportunities on offer at UEA

25 Sep

14:00 - 15:00

Faculty of Science 3.05

Welcome to UEA for Visiting AMA Students
Visiting us for a year or a semester? Come along and meet other visiting students and have a discussion about what it’s like to live and study here

26 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

26 Sep

10:30 - 15:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre 

Languages Fair - Optional
All PPL students and first year undergraduate HUM students can take one free language module per semester. This means that you can take an extra language module as a non-credit student for no extra cost. Come to the language fair in the Lecture Theatre and Foyer in the Thomas Paine Study Centre to find out more - talk to language teachers, find out about studying a language, and explore the range of languages on offer.

26 Sep

12:00 - 13:00

 

Drama in the Square - Optional
Sit back and enjoy a spontaneous, surprise performance in the UEA Square on Tuesday from UEA drama students. We can’t reveal any details about the performance as we don’t want to spoil the surprise. However, you can expect a captivating, amusing and thought-provoking experience.

26 Sep

14:00 - 16:00

The Enterprise Centre LT 

Year 2 Aspirations
A chance for Yr2 students to compare their concerns and aspiration now, to what they were when they joined last September.

26 Sep

17:00 - 19:00

Music Building 0.28

UEA Music Welcome Event - Optional
A welcome gathering being held in the Strode Concert Room (Music Building 0.28) for all those interested in singing and playing in Music Centre and Music Society ensembles. There will be introductions by the Director of Music and the President of the Music Society covering ways to get involved. You can find out about the wide range of student-led music making and the ensembles everyone is welcome at. You will have the opportunity to sign up for auditions to join UEA Choir, Chamber Choir and Symphony Orchestra and to find out about using the Practice Rooms. It will be a chance to ask any questions about the Music Centre Awards (www.uea.ac.uk/music-centre/bursaries-and-scholarships). Most importantly you will begin to meet the diverse, friendly and welcoming network of people who will be your colleagues in music making. Experienced players and singers are encouraged to come and find out about music making, but if you are wondering about singing in a choir or joining an ensemble for the first time you are equally welcome. We look forward to meeting you. For further information about the event, please visit: www.uea.ac.uk/music-centre/events, email: musicevents@uea.ac.uk; phone: 01603 593948; or follow @UEAConcerts on Twitter or UEA Music Centre on Facebook.

26 Sep

18:00 - 20:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre Lecture Theatre

Film Screening: Growing Up Married - Optional
Growing Up Married, which is being shown in the in the Lecture Theatre in the Thomas Paine Study Centre, is an internationally acclaimed documentary which focuses on the stories of child brides recollecting their memories as adults. It explores what happens after child marriage by focusing on the stories of four women, and making their experiences visible, while contributing to debates around this significant, complex and emotionally charged human rights issue which has often been discursively silenced. The filmmaker, Dr Eylem Atakav, is Senior Lecturer in Film and Television Studies and Associate Dean (International) at the University of East Anglia, where she teaches courses on women and film; women, Islam and media; and Middle Eastern media. 

27 Sep

09:00 - 10:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre LT

Introduction to Studying Literature Lecture
If you're studying Literature at the UEA or interested in the possibilities, then come along to find out more. 

27 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

27 Sep

10:00 - 11:00

ARTS 2.02 

Year 1 - What to Expect - Academic Skills and Orientation for American Studies (inculding American History and American Literature) Undergraduate Students
This session focuses on what it means to study at university and what to expect in the first year of your degree 

28 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

date time location details

24 Sep

09:00 - 10:00

Elizabeth Fry Building 1.01

Course Meeting - Students on American Studies, American Literature, and American History Courses
A chance to meet with other students on your course and find out more information. The course will be led by a member of academic staff with expertise relevant to your course.

24 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

24 Sep

10:00 - 11:00

Queens Building 0.13

Additional Course Meeting for Students on Joint Honours Courses
Only for Students on the following courses:

BA History and Film Studies, BA Film Studies and English Literature,  BA History and History of Art, BA History of Art and Literature, BA American and English Literature

24 Sep

12:00 - 13:00

The Enterprise Centre LT

Writing Now - Breaking the Rules (LDC event)
Writing is a vital part of life, literature and your time at this university. Norwich is a world UNESCO City of Literature, where live events happen alongside more formal reading, writing and study. Alongside UEA, Norwich is also home to the National Centre for Writing, and the country’s most popular public library. But what is writing now, what did it used to be, what might it be in the future? Should rules and parameters play a part? In this interactive lecture, genre particularly will be questioned and you will get a chance to come up with your own ’10 Rules for Writing’, at the very beginning of your time at UEA, within the School of Literature, Drama and Creative Writing. 

24 Sep

13:00 - 14:00

The Enterprise Centre Please check your timetable for the Building and Room you have been scheduled to attend

Writing Now cont (Break Out Session) (LDC event)
You will be directed into break out rooms and together with your fellow students, you have an opportunity to win the Writing Now competition.

24 Sep

14:00 - 16:00

Queens Building 1.04

American Studies Social
A chance to meet with the academic staff and other students in the department of American Studies

25 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

25 Sep

10:00 - 12:00

Lecture Theatre LT1

Head of School Welcome
An lively session led by the Head of School to talk about elements of your studies and the School. You will also be introduced to key role holders within the School.

25 Sep

14:00 - 15:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre LT

Beginnings, Middles, and Ends: What to Expect
This session involves you thinking about the skills and experiences that you gain during your first year and also introduces you to the services and opportunities on offer at UEA

25 Sep

14:00 - 15:00

Faculty of Science 3.05

Welcome to UEA for Visiting AMA Students
Visiting us for a year or a semester? Come along and meet other visiting students and have a discussion about what it’s like to live and study here

26 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

26 Sep

10:30 - 15:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre 

Languages Fair - Optional
All PPL students and first year undergraduate HUM students can take one free language module per semester. This means that you can take an extra language module as a non-credit student for no extra cost. Come to the language fair in the Lecture Theatre and Foyer in the Thomas Paine Study Centre to find out more - talk to language teachers, find out about studying a language, and explore the range of languages on offer.

26 Sep

12:00 - 13:00

 

Drama in the Square - Optional
Sit back and enjoy a spontaneous, surprise performance in the UEA Square on Tuesday from UEA drama students. We can’t reveal any details about the performance as we don’t want to spoil the surprise. However, you can expect a captivating, amusing and thought-provoking experience.

26 Sep

14:00 - 16:00

The Enterprise Centre LT 

Year 2 Aspirations
A chance for Yr2 students to compare their concerns and aspiration now, to what they were when they joined last September.

26 Sep

17:00 - 19:00

Music Building 0.28

UEA Music Welcome Event - Optional
A welcome gathering being held in the Strode Concert Room (Music Building 0.28) for all those interested in singing and playing in Music Centre and Music Society ensembles. There will be introductions by the Director of Music and the President of the Music Society covering ways to get involved. You can find out about the wide range of student-led music making and the ensembles everyone is welcome at. You will have the opportunity to sign up for auditions to join UEA Choir, Chamber Choir and Symphony Orchestra and to find out about using the Practice Rooms. It will be a chance to ask any questions about the Music Centre Awards (www.uea.ac.uk/music-centre/bursaries-and-scholarships). Most importantly you will begin to meet the diverse, friendly and welcoming network of people who will be your colleagues in music making. Experienced players and singers are encouraged to come and find out about music making, but if you are wondering about singing in a choir or joining an ensemble for the first time you are equally welcome. We look forward to meeting you. For further information about the event, please visit: www.uea.ac.uk/music-centre/events, email: musicevents@uea.ac.uk; phone: 01603 593948; or follow @UEAConcerts on Twitter or UEA Music Centre on Facebook.

26 Sep

18:00 - 20:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre Lecture Theatre

Film Screening: Growing Up Married - Optional
Growing Up Married, which is being shown in the in the Lecture Theatre in the Thomas Paine Study Centre, is an internationally acclaimed documentary which focuses on the stories of child brides recollecting their memories as adults. It explores what happens after child marriage by focusing on the stories of four women, and making their experiences visible, while contributing to debates around this significant, complex and emotionally charged human rights issue which has often been discursively silenced. The filmmaker, Dr Eylem Atakav, is Senior Lecturer in Film and Television Studies and Associate Dean (International) at the University of East Anglia, where she teaches courses on women and film; women, Islam and media; and Middle Eastern media. 

27 Sep

09:00 - 10:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre LT

Introduction to Studying Literature Lecture
If you're studying Literature at the UEA or interested in the possibilities, then come along to find out more. 

27 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

27 Sep

10:00 - 11:00

ARTS 2.02 

Year 1 - What to Expect - Academic Skills and Orientation for American Studies (inculding American History and American Literature) Undergraduate Students
This session focuses on what it means to study at university and what to expect in the first year of your degree 

28 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

date time location details

24 Sep

09:00 - 10:00

Queens Building 01.11

Course Meeting - Students on Art History Courses
A chance to meet with other students on your course and find out more information. The course will be led by a member of academic staff with expertise relevant to your course.

24 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

24 Sep

14:00 - 16:00

Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts 0.21

Art History Social
A chance to meet with the academic staff and other students in the Art History department

25 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

25 Sep

10:00 - 12:00

Lecture Theatre LT1

Head of School Welcome
An lively session led by the Head of School to talk about elements of your studies and the School. You will also be introduced to key role holders within the School.

25 Sep

14:00 - 15:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre LT

Beginnings, Middles, and Ends: What to Expect
This session involves you thinking about the skills and experiences that you gain during your first year and also introduces you to the services and opportunities on offer at UEA

25 Sep

14:00 - 15:00

Faculty of Science 3.05

Welcome to UEA for Visiting AMA Students
Visiting us for a year or a semester? Come along and meet other visiting students and have a discussion about what it’s like to live and study here

26 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

26 Sep

10:30 - 15:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre 

Languages Fair - Optional
All PPL students and first year undergraduate HUM students can take one free language module per semester. This means that you can take an extra language module as a non-credit student for no extra cost. Come to the language fair in the Lecture Theatre and Foyer in the Thomas Paine Study Centre to find out more - talk to language teachers, find out about studying a language, and explore the range of languages on offer.

26 Sep

12:00 - 13:00

 

Drama in the Square - Optional
Sit back and enjoy a spontaneous, surprise performance in the UEA Square on Tuesday from UEA drama students. We can’t reveal any details about the performance as we don’t want to spoil the surprise. However, you can expect a captivating, amusing and thought-provoking experience.

26 Sep

14:00 - 16:00

The Enterprise Centre LT 

Year 2 Aspirations
A chance for Yr2 students to compare their concerns and aspiration now, to what they were when they joined last September.

26 Sep

17:00 - 19:00

Music Building 0.28

UEA Music Welcome Event - Optional
A welcome gathering being held in the Strode Concert Room (Music Building 0.28) for all those interested in singing and playing in Music Centre and Music Society ensembles. There will be introductions by the Director of Music and the President of the Music Society covering ways to get involved. You can find out about the wide range of student-led music making and the ensembles everyone is welcome at. You will have the opportunity to sign up for auditions to join UEA Choir, Chamber Choir and Symphony Orchestra and to find out about using the Practice Rooms. It will be a chance to ask any questions about the Music Centre Awards (www.uea.ac.uk/music-centre/bursaries-and-scholarships). Most importantly you will begin to meet the diverse, friendly and welcoming network of people who will be your colleagues in music making. Experienced players and singers are encouraged to come and find out about music making, but if you are wondering about singing in a choir or joining an ensemble for the first time you are equally welcome. We look forward to meeting you. For further information about the event, please visit: www.uea.ac.uk/music-centre/events, email: musicevents@uea.ac.uk; phone: 01603 593948; or follow @UEAConcerts on Twitter or UEA Music Centre on Facebook.

26 Sep

18:00 - 20:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre Lecture Theatre

Film Screening: Growing Up Married - Optional
Growing Up Married, which is being shown in the in the Lecture Theatre in the Thomas Paine Study Centre, is an internationally acclaimed documentary which focuses on the stories of child brides recollecting their memories as adults. It explores what happens after child marriage by focusing on the stories of four women, and making their experiences visible, while contributing to debates around this significant, complex and emotionally charged human rights issue which has often been discursively silenced. The filmmaker, Dr Eylem Atakav, is Senior Lecturer in Film and Television Studies and Associate Dean (International) at the University of East Anglia, where she teaches courses on women and film; women, Islam and media; and Middle Eastern media. 

27 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

27 Sep

10:00 - 11:00

ARTS 2.84 

Year 1 - What to Expect - Academic Skills and Orientation for Art History Undergraduate Students
This session focuses on what it means to study at university and what to expect in the first year of your degree 

28 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

date time location details

24 Sep

09:00 - 10:00

ARTS 2.84

Course Meeting - Film and Television Students
Only for BA Film and Television, BA History and Film, BA Film Studies and English Literature students only:

A chance to meet with other students on your course and find out more information. The course will be led by a member of academic staff with expertise relevant to your course.

24 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

24 Sep

10:00 - 11:00

Queens Building 0.13

Additional Course Meeting for Students on Joint Honours Courses
Only for Students on the following courses:

BA History and Film Studies, BA Film Studies and English Literature,  BA History and History of Art, BA History of Art and Literature, BA American and English Literature

24 Sep

11:00 - 12:00

Union House 1.15B

Course Meeting - Media Studies
Only for students on the BA Media Studies Course:

A chance to meet with other students on your course and find out more information. The course will be led by a member of academic staff with expertise relevant to your course.

24 Sep

12:00 - 13:00

The Enterprise Centre LT

Writing Now - Breaking the Rules (LDC event)
Writing is a vital part of life, literature and your time at this university. Norwich is a world UNESCO City of Literature, where live events happen alongside more formal reading, writing and study. Alongside UEA, Norwich is also home to the National Centre for Writing, and the country’s most popular public library. But what is writing now, what did it used to be, what might it be in the future? Should rules and parameters play a part? In this interactive lecture, genre particularly will be questioned and you will get a chance to come up with your own ’10 Rules for Writing’, at the very beginning of your time at UEA, within the School of Literature, Drama and Creative Writing. 

24 Sep

13:00 - 14:00

The Enterprise Centre Please check your timetable for the Building and Room you have been scheduled to attend

Writing Now cont (Break Out Session) (LDC event)
You will be directed into break out rooms and together with your fellow students, you have an opportunity to win the Writing Now competition.

24 Sep

14:00 - 16:00

Elizabeth Fry Building 01.02

Film Television and Media Studies Screening and Social
A chance to meet with the academic staff and other students in the department of Film, Television and Media Studies

25 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

25 Sep

10:00 - 12:00

Lecture Theatre LT1

Head of School Welcome
An lively session led by the Head of School to talk about elements of your studies and the School. You will also be introduced to key role holders within the School.

25 Sep

14:00 - 15:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre LT

Beginnings, Middles, and Ends: What to Expect
This session involves you thinking about the skills and experiences that you gain during your first year and also introduces you to the services and opportunities on offer at UEA

25 Sep

14:00 - 15:00

Faculty of Science 3.05

Welcome to UEA for Visiting AMA Students
Visiting us for a year or a semester? Come along and meet other visiting students and have a discussion about what it’s like to live and study here

26 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

26 Sep

10:30 - 15:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre 

Languages Fair - Optional
All PPL students and first year undergraduate HUM students can take one free language module per semester. This means that you can take an extra language module as a non-credit student for no extra cost. Come to the language fair in the Lecture Theatre and Foyer in the Thomas Paine Study Centre to find out more - talk to language teachers, find out about studying a language, and explore the range of languages on offer.

26 Sep

12:00 - 13:00

 

Drama in the Square - Optional
Sit back and enjoy a spontaneous, surprise performance in the UEA Square on Tuesday from UEA drama students. We can’t reveal any details about the performance as we don’t want to spoil the surprise. However, you can expect a captivating, amusing and thought-provoking experience.

26 Sep

14:00 - 16:00

The Enterprise Centre LT 

Year 2 Aspirations
A chance for Yr2 students to compare their concerns and aspiration now, to what they were when they joined last September.

26 Sep

17:00 - 19:00

Music Building 0.28

UEA Music Welcome Event - Optional
A welcome gathering being held in the Strode Concert Room (Music Building 0.28) for all those interested in singing and playing in Music Centre and Music Society ensembles. There will be introductions by the Director of Music and the President of the Music Society covering ways to get involved. You can find out about the wide range of student-led music making and the ensembles everyone is welcome at. You will have the opportunity to sign up for auditions to join UEA Choir, Chamber Choir and Symphony Orchestra and to find out about using the Practice Rooms. It will be a chance to ask any questions about the Music Centre Awards (www.uea.ac.uk/music-centre/bursaries-and-scholarships). Most importantly you will begin to meet the diverse, friendly and welcoming network of people who will be your colleagues in music making. Experienced players and singers are encouraged to come and find out about music making, but if you are wondering about singing in a choir or joining an ensemble for the first time you are equally welcome. We look forward to meeting you. For further information about the event, please visit: www.uea.ac.uk/music-centre/events, email: musicevents@uea.ac.uk; phone: 01603 593948; or follow @UEAConcerts on Twitter or UEA Music Centre on Facebook.

26 Sep

18:00 - 20:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre Lecture Theatre

Film Screening: Growing Up Married - Optional
Growing Up Married, which is being shown in the in the Lecture Theatre in the Thomas Paine Study Centre, is an internationally acclaimed documentary which focuses on the stories of child brides recollecting their memories as adults. It explores what happens after child marriage by focusing on the stories of four women, and making their experiences visible, while contributing to debates around this significant, complex and emotionally charged human rights issue which has often been discursively silenced. The filmmaker, Dr Eylem Atakav, is Senior Lecturer in Film and Television Studies and Associate Dean (International) at the University of East Anglia, where she teaches courses on women and film; women, Islam and media; and Middle Eastern media. 

27 Sep

09:00 - 10:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre LT

Introduction to Studying Literature Lecture
If you're studying Literature at the UEA or interested in the possibilities, then come along to find out more. 

27 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

27 Sep

10:00 - 11:00

Lecture Theatre LT3

Year 1 - What to Expect - Academic Skills and Orientation for Film, Television and Media Undergraduate Students
This session focuses on what it means to study at university and what to expect in the first year of your degree 

28 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

date time location details

24 Sep

09:00 - 10:00

ARTS 2.84

Course Meeting - Film and Television Students
Only for BA Film and Television, BA History and Film, BA Film Studies and English Literature students only:

A chance to meet with other students on your course and find out more information. The course will be led by a member of academic staff with expertise relevant to your course.

24 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

24 Sep

11:00 - 12:00

Union House 1.15B

Course Meeting - Media Studies
Only for students on the BA Media Studies Course:

A chance to meet with other students on your course and find out more information. The course will be led by a member of academic staff with expertise relevant to your course.

24 Sep

14:00 - 16:00

Elizabeth Fry Building 01.02

Film Television and Media Studies Screening and Social
A chance to meet with the academic staff and other students in the department of Film, Television and Media Studies

25 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

25 Sep

10:00 - 12:00

Lecture Theatre LT1

Head of School Welcome
An lively session led by the Head of School to talk about elements of your studies and the School. You will also be introduced to key role holders within the School.

25 Sep

14:00 - 15:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre LT

Beginnings, Middles, and Ends: What to Expect
This session involves you thinking about the skills and experiences that you gain during your first year and also introduces you to the services and opportunities on offer at UEA

25 Sep

14:00 - 15:00

Faculty of Science 3.05

Welcome to UEA for Visiting AMA Students
Visiting us for a year or a semester? Come along and meet other visiting students and have a discussion about what it’s like to live and study here

26 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

26 Sep

10:30 - 15:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre 

Languages Fair - Optional
All PPL students and first year undergraduate HUM students can take one free language module per semester. This means that you can take an extra language module as a non-credit student for no extra cost. Come to the language fair in the Lecture Theatre and Foyer in the Thomas Paine Study Centre to find out more - talk to language teachers, find out about studying a language, and explore the range of languages on offer.

26 Sep

12:00 - 13:00

 

Drama in the Square - Optional
Sit back and enjoy a spontaneous, surprise performance in the UEA Square on Tuesday from UEA drama students. We can’t reveal any details about the performance as we don’t want to spoil the surprise. However, you can expect a captivating, amusing and thought-provoking experience.

26 Sep

14:00 - 16:00

The Enterprise Centre LT 

Year 2 Aspirations
A chance for Yr2 students to compare their concerns and aspiration now, to what they were when they joined last September.

26 Sep

17:00 - 19:00

Music Building 0.28

UEA Music Welcome Event - Optional
A welcome gathering being held in the Strode Concert Room (Music Building 0.28) for all those interested in singing and playing in Music Centre and Music Society ensembles. There will be introductions by the Director of Music and the President of the Music Society covering ways to get involved. You can find out about the wide range of student-led music making and the ensembles everyone is welcome at. You will have the opportunity to sign up for auditions to join UEA Choir, Chamber Choir and Symphony Orchestra and to find out about using the Practice Rooms. It will be a chance to ask any questions about the Music Centre Awards (www.uea.ac.uk/music-centre/bursaries-and-scholarships). Most importantly you will begin to meet the diverse, friendly and welcoming network of people who will be your colleagues in music making. Experienced players and singers are encouraged to come and find out about music making, but if you are wondering about singing in a choir or joining an ensemble for the first time you are equally welcome. We look forward to meeting you. For further information about the event, please visit: www.uea.ac.uk/music-centre/events, email: musicevents@uea.ac.uk; phone: 01603 593948; or follow @UEAConcerts on Twitter or UEA Music Centre on Facebook.

26 Sep

18:00 - 20:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre Lecture Theatre

Film Screening: Growing Up Married - Optional
Growing Up Married, which is being shown in the in the Lecture Theatre in the Thomas Paine Study Centre, is an internationally acclaimed documentary which focuses on the stories of child brides recollecting their memories as adults. It explores what happens after child marriage by focusing on the stories of four women, and making their experiences visible, while contributing to debates around this significant, complex and emotionally charged human rights issue which has often been discursively silenced. The filmmaker, Dr Eylem Atakav, is Senior Lecturer in Film and Television Studies and Associate Dean (International) at the University of East Anglia, where she teaches courses on women and film; women, Islam and media; and Middle Eastern media. 

27 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

27 Sep

10:00 - 11:00

Lecture Theatre LT3

Year 1 - What to Expect - Academic Skills and Orientation for Film, Television and Media Undergraduate Students
This session focuses on what it means to study at university and what to expect in the first year of your degree 

28 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

24 Sep

09:00 - 10:00

ARTS 2.84

Course Meeting - Film and Television Students
Only for BA Film and Television, BA History and Film, BA Film Studies and English Literature students only:

A chance to meet with other students on your course and find out more information. The course will be led by a member of academic staff with expertise relevant to your course.

24 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

24 Sep

10:00 - 11:00

Queens Building 0.13

Additional Course Meeting for Students on Joint Honours Courses
Only for Students on the following courses:

BA History and Film Studies, BA Film Studies and English Literature,  BA History and History of Art, BA History of Art and Literature, BA American and English Literature

24 Sep

11:00 - 12:00

Union House 1.15B

Course Meeting - Media Studies
Only for students on the BA Media Studies Course:

A chance to meet with other students on your course and find out more information. The course will be led by a member of academic staff with expertise relevant to your course.

24 Sep

14:00 - 16:00

Elizabeth Fry Building 01.02

Film Television and Media Studies Screening and Social
A chance to meet with the academic staff and other students in the department of Film, Television and Media Studies

25 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

25 Sep

10:00 - 12:00

Lecture Theatre LT1

Head of School Welcome
An lively session led by the Head of School to talk about elements of your studies and the School. You will also be introduced to key role holders within the School.

25 Sep

14:00 - 15:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre LT

Beginnings, Middles, and Ends: What to Expect
This session involves you thinking about the skills and experiences that you gain during your first year and also introduces you to the services and opportunities on offer at UEA

25 Sep

14:00 - 15:00

Faculty of Science 3.05

Welcome to UEA for Visiting AMA Students
Visiting us for a year or a semester? Come along and meet other visiting students and have a discussion about what it’s like to live and study here

26 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

26 Sep

10:30 - 15:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre 

Languages Fair - Optional
All PPL students and first year undergraduate HUM students can take one free language module per semester. This means that you can take an extra language module as a non-credit student for no extra cost. Come to the language fair in the Lecture Theatre and Foyer in the Thomas Paine Study Centre to find out more - talk to language teachers, find out about studying a language, and explore the range of languages on offer.

26 Sep

12:00 - 13:00

 

Drama in the Square - Optional
Sit back and enjoy a spontaneous, surprise performance in the UEA Square on Tuesday from UEA drama students. We can’t reveal any details about the performance as we don’t want to spoil the surprise. However, you can expect a captivating, amusing and thought-provoking experience.

26 Sep

14:00 - 16:00

The Enterprise Centre LT 

Year 2 Aspirations
A chance for Yr2 students to compare their concerns and aspiration now, to what they were when they joined last September.

26 Sep

17:00 - 19:00

Music Building 0.28

UEA Music Welcome Event - Optional
A welcome gathering being held in the Strode Concert Room (Music Building 0.28) for all those interested in singing and playing in Music Centre and Music Society ensembles. There will be introductions by the Director of Music and the President of the Music Society covering ways to get involved. You can find out about the wide range of student-led music making and the ensembles everyone is welcome at. You will have the opportunity to sign up for auditions to join UEA Choir, Chamber Choir and Symphony Orchestra and to find out about using the Practice Rooms. It will be a chance to ask any questions about the Music Centre Awards (www.uea.ac.uk/music-centre/bursaries-and-scholarships). Most importantly you will begin to meet the diverse, friendly and welcoming network of people who will be your colleagues in music making. Experienced players and singers are encouraged to come and find out about music making, but if you are wondering about singing in a choir or joining an ensemble for the first time you are equally welcome. We look forward to meeting you. For further information about the event, please visit: www.uea.ac.uk/music-centre/events, email: musicevents@uea.ac.uk; phone: 01603 593948; or follow @UEAConcerts on Twitter or UEA Music Centre on Facebook.

26 Sep

18:00 - 20:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre Lecture Theatre

Film Screening: Growing Up Married - Optional
Growing Up Married, which is being shown in the in the Lecture Theatre in the Thomas Paine Study Centre, is an internationally acclaimed documentary which focuses on the stories of child brides recollecting their memories as adults. It explores what happens after child marriage by focusing on the stories of four women, and making their experiences visible, while contributing to debates around this significant, complex and emotionally charged human rights issue which has often been discursively silenced. The filmmaker, Dr Eylem Atakav, is Senior Lecturer in Film and Television Studies and Associate Dean (International) at the University of East Anglia, where she teaches courses on women and film; women, Islam and media; and Middle Eastern media. 

27 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

27 Sep

10:00 - 11:00

Lecture Theatre LT3

Year 1 - What to Expect - Academic Skills and Orientation for Film, Television and Media Undergraduate Students
This session focuses on what it means to study at university and what to expect in the first year of your degree 

27 Sep

12:00 - 13:00

Congregation Hall 01.19

Introduction to Modern History (HIS event)
Introduction to the study of Modern History by Dr Geoff Hicks. (Note - students on History & History of Art - only attend if you have chosen this module)

28 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

28 Sep

13:00 - 16:00

Lecture Theatre LT2

Film Screening - The Last Samurai (HIS event)
Introduction and light discussion led by Dr Nadine Willems (Note - students on History & History of Art - only attend if you have chosen the module 'Modern History')

date time location details

24 Sep

09:00 - 10:00

Queens Building 01.11

Course Meeting - Students on Art History Courses
A chance to meet with other students on your course and find out more information. The course will be led by a member of academic staff with expertise relevant to your course.

24 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

24 Sep

10:00 - 11:00

Queens Building 0.13

Additional Course Meeting for Students on Joint Honours Courses
Only for Students on the following courses:

BA History and Film Studies, BA Film Studies and English Literature,  BA History and History of Art, BA History of Art and Literature, BA American and English Literature

24 Sep

14:00 - 16:00

Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts 0.21

Art History Social
A chance to meet with the academic staff and other students in the Art History department

25 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

25 Sep

10:00 - 12:00

Lecture Theatre LT1

Head of School Welcome
An lively session led by the Head of School to talk about elements of your studies and the School. You will also be introduced to key role holders within the School.

25 Sep

13:00 - 14:00

Congregation Hall 01.19

Introduction to Medieval History (HIS event)
Introduction to the study of Medieval History by Prof Stephen Church (Note - students on History & history of Art - only attend if you have chosen this module)

25 Sep

14:00 - 15:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre LT

Beginnings, Middles, and Ends: What to Expect
This session involves you thinking about the skills and experiences that you gain during your first year and also introduces you to the services and opportunities on offer at UEA

25 Sep

14:00 - 15:00

Faculty of Science 3.05

Welcome to UEA for Visiting AMA Students
Visiting us for a year or a semester? Come along and meet other visiting students and have a discussion about what it’s like to live and study here

25 Sep

16:00 - 19:00

Lecture Theatre LT1

Film Screening - Columbus (HIS event)
Introduction and light discussion led by Dr Silvia Evangelisti (Note - only attend this event if you have chosen the module 'Introduction to Early Modern History')

26 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

26 Sep

10:30 - 15:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre 

Languages Fair - Optional
All PPL students and first year undergraduate HUM students can take one free language module per semester. This means that you can take an extra language module as a non-credit student for no extra cost. Come to the language fair in the Lecture Theatre and Foyer in the Thomas Paine Study Centre to find out more - talk to language teachers, find out about studying a language, and explore the range of languages on offer.

26 Sep

12:00 - 13:00

 

Drama in the Square - Optional
Sit back and enjoy a spontaneous, surprise performance in the UEA Square on Tuesday from UEA drama students. We can’t reveal any details about the performance as we don’t want to spoil the surprise. However, you can expect a captivating, amusing and thought-provoking experience.

26 Sep

14:00 - 16:00

The Enterprise Centre LT 

Year 2 Aspirations
A chance for Yr2 students to compare their concerns and aspiration now, to what they were when they joined last September.

26 Sep

17:00 - 19:00

Music Building 0.28

UEA Music Welcome Event - Optional
A welcome gathering being held in the Strode Concert Room (Music Building 0.28) for all those interested in singing and playing in Music Centre and Music Society ensembles. There will be introductions by the Director of Music and the President of the Music Society covering ways to get involved. You can find out about the wide range of student-led music making and the ensembles everyone is welcome at. You will have the opportunity to sign up for auditions to join UEA Choir, Chamber Choir and Symphony Orchestra and to find out about using the Practice Rooms. It will be a chance to ask any questions about the Music Centre Awards (www.uea.ac.uk/music-centre/bursaries-and-scholarships). Most importantly you will begin to meet the diverse, friendly and welcoming network of people who will be your colleagues in music making. Experienced players and singers are encouraged to come and find out about music making, but if you are wondering about singing in a choir or joining an ensemble for the first time you are equally welcome. We look forward to meeting you. For further information about the event, please visit: www.uea.ac.uk/music-centre/events, email: musicevents@uea.ac.uk; phone: 01603 593948; or follow @UEAConcerts on Twitter or UEA Music Centre on Facebook.

26 Sep

18:00 - 20:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre Lecture Theatre

Film Screening: Growing Up Married - Optional
Growing Up Married, which is being shown in the in the Lecture Theatre in the Thomas Paine Study Centre, is an internationally acclaimed documentary which focuses on the stories of child brides recollecting their memories as adults. It explores what happens after child marriage by focusing on the stories of four women, and making their experiences visible, while contributing to debates around this significant, complex and emotionally charged human rights issue which has often been discursively silenced. The filmmaker, Dr Eylem Atakav, is Senior Lecturer in Film and Television Studies and Associate Dean (International) at the University of East Anglia, where she teaches courses on women and film; women, Islam and media; and Middle Eastern media. 

27 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

27 Sep

10:00 - 11:00

ARTS 2.84 

Year 1 - What to Expect - Academic Skills and Orientation for Art History Undergraduate Students
This session focuses on what it means to study at university and what to expect in the first year of your degree 

27 Sep

11:00 - 12:00

The Enterprise Centre LT

Introduction to Early Modern History (HIS event)
Introduction to the study of Early Modern History by Dr Joel Halcomb.  (Note - only attend this event if you have chosen the module 'Introduction to Early Modern History')

27 Sep

12:00 - 13:00

Congregation Hall 01.19

Introduction to Modern History (HIS event)
Introduction to the study of Modern History by Dr Geoff Hicks. (Note - students on History & History of Art - only attend if you have chosen this module)

28 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

28 Sep

13:00 - 16:00

Lecture Theatre LT2

Film Screening - The Last Samurai (HIS event)
Introduction and light discussion led by Dr Nadine Willems (Note - students on History & History of Art - only attend if you have chosen the module 'Modern History')

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24 Sep

09:00 - 10:00

Queens Building 01.11

Course Meeting - Students on Art History Courses
A chance to meet with other students on your course and find out more information. The course will be led by a member of academic staff with expertise relevant to your course.

24 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

24 Sep

10:00 - 11:00

Queens Building 0.13

Additional Course Meeting for Students on Joint Honours Courses
Only for Students on the following courses:

BA History and Film Studies, BA Film Studies and English Literature,  BA History and History of Art, BA History of Art and Literature, BA American and English Literature

24 Sep

12:00 - 13:00

The Enterprise Centre LT

Writing Now - Breaking the Rules (LDC event)
Writing is a vital part of life, literature and your time at this university. Norwich is a world UNESCO City of Literature, where live events happen alongside more formal reading, writing and study. Alongside UEA, Norwich is also home to the National Centre for Writing, and the country’s most popular public library. But what is writing now, what did it used to be, what might it be in the future? Should rules and parameters play a part? In this interactive lecture, genre particularly will be questioned and you will get a chance to come up with your own ’10 Rules for Writing’, at the very beginning of your time at UEA, within the School of Literature, Drama and Creative Writing. 

24 Sep

13:00 - 14:00

The Enterprise Centre Please check your timetable for the Building and Room you have been scheduled to attend

Writing Now cont (Break Out Session) (LDC event)
You will be directed into break out rooms and together with your fellow students, you have an opportunity to win the Writing Now competition.

24 Sep

14:00 - 16:00

Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts 0.21

Art History Social
A chance to meet with the academic staff and other students in the Art History department

25 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

25 Sep

10:00 - 12:00

Lecture Theatre LT1

Head of School Welcome
An lively session led by the Head of School to talk about elements of your studies and the School. You will also be introduced to key role holders within the School.

25 Sep

14:00 - 15:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre LT

Beginnings, Middles, and Ends: What to Expect
This session involves you thinking about the skills and experiences that you gain during your first year and also introduces you to the services and opportunities on offer at UEA

25 Sep

14:00 - 15:00

Faculty of Science 3.05

Welcome to UEA for Visiting AMA Students
Visiting us for a year or a semester? Come along and meet other visiting students and have a discussion about what it’s like to live and study here

26 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

26 Sep

10:30 - 15:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre 

Languages Fair - Optional
All PPL students and first year undergraduate HUM students can take one free language module per semester. This means that you can take an extra language module as a non-credit student for no extra cost. Come to the language fair in the Lecture Theatre and Foyer in the Thomas Paine Study Centre to find out more - talk to language teachers, find out about studying a language, and explore the range of languages on offer.

26 Sep

12:00 - 13:00

 

Drama in the Square - Optional
Sit back and enjoy a spontaneous, surprise performance in the UEA Square on Tuesday from UEA drama students. We can’t reveal any details about the performance as we don’t want to spoil the surprise. However, you can expect a captivating, amusing and thought-provoking experience.

26 Sep

14:00 - 16:00

The Enterprise Centre LT 

Year 2 Aspirations
A chance for Yr2 students to compare their concerns and aspiration now, to what they were when they joined last September.

26 Sep

17:00 - 19:00

Music Building 0.28

UEA Music Welcome Event - Optional
A welcome gathering being held in the Strode Concert Room (Music Building 0.28) for all those interested in singing and playing in Music Centre and Music Society ensembles. There will be introductions by the Director of Music and the President of the Music Society covering ways to get involved. You can find out about the wide range of student-led music making and the ensembles everyone is welcome at. You will have the opportunity to sign up for auditions to join UEA Choir, Chamber Choir and Symphony Orchestra and to find out about using the Practice Rooms. It will be a chance to ask any questions about the Music Centre Awards (www.uea.ac.uk/music-centre/bursaries-and-scholarships). Most importantly you will begin to meet the diverse, friendly and welcoming network of people who will be your colleagues in music making. Experienced players and singers are encouraged to come and find out about music making, but if you are wondering about singing in a choir or joining an ensemble for the first time you are equally welcome. We look forward to meeting you. For further information about the event, please visit: www.uea.ac.uk/music-centre/events, email: musicevents@uea.ac.uk; phone: 01603 593948; or follow @UEAConcerts on Twitter or UEA Music Centre on Facebook.

26 Sep

18:00 - 20:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre Lecture Theatre

Film Screening: Growing Up Married - Optional
Growing Up Married, which is being shown in the in the Lecture Theatre in the Thomas Paine Study Centre, is an internationally acclaimed documentary which focuses on the stories of child brides recollecting their memories as adults. It explores what happens after child marriage by focusing on the stories of four women, and making their experiences visible, while contributing to debates around this significant, complex and emotionally charged human rights issue which has often been discursively silenced. The filmmaker, Dr Eylem Atakav, is Senior Lecturer in Film and Television Studies and Associate Dean (International) at the University of East Anglia, where she teaches courses on women and film; women, Islam and media; and Middle Eastern media. 

27 Sep

09:00 - 10:00

Thomas Paine Study Centre LT

Introduction to Studying Literature Lecture
If you're studying Literature at the UEA or interested in the possibilities, then come along to find out more. 

27 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

27 Sep

10:00 - 11:00

ARTS 2.84 

Year 1 - What to Expect - Academic Skills and Orientation for Art History Undergraduate Students
This session focuses on what it means to study at university and what to expect in the first year of your degree 

28 Sep

09:00 - 17:00

Music Building 

Digital Trail - Optional - Drop-In
This is a drop-in session available all week. Explore an exciting Digital Trail around the UEA Media Suite. A range of diverse work will be showcased from film to audio and digital artefact by HUM students and UEA partners, including: the East Anglian Film Archive, the British Archive for Creative Writing, the Literary Festival and the Music Centre. Drop in for all or part of the trail.

In addition to your School and discipline specific events, the Faculty of Arts and Humanities has developed a programme of welcome events called I ♥ Arts & Humanities. These events are a great way to get to know the Faculty and meet people who share your passion. They appear on your online timetable marked 'I ♥ Arts & Humanities' and are listed in the induction programme section.

Once you receive an email confirming your place, follow the link in it to register online and set up your IT account, UEA username and password. You will need your UEA username and password to get access to the I ♥ Arts & Humanities Blackboard site. The site is full of information to help you get to know UEA, develop your study skills, find opportunities and events.

More information on registering online is available here. Once you have your details, follow the instructions below:

  • Go to portal.uea.ac.uk
  • Select BLACKBOARD from the 3 orange buttons towards the top of the screen
  • Type in your UEA username and password, and select Sign In
  • At the top right of the screen select I Arts & Humanities

 

 

Get a buddy

Buddy¦su is a befriending programme run by the Students' Union to help you settle into uni life. They are a friendly face on campus and can help you with living away from home and figuring out how UEA and your School work.

Information on signing up

 

For students in the History and History of Art Course OR American Literature with Creative Writing course only:

Please download and complete your module enrolment form.

Once you have done that, return it by email to your hub: hub.ug.art@uea.ac.uk, hub.ug.ams@uea.ac.uk

In this section you will find reading lists and videos to help you get started on your course

On your right are some reading materials from the School.

 

 

Arriving at UEA is an excellent time to like, follow, pin, love and more. 

  1. AmericanStudies Keep up to date with all that's going on at UEA

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  2. FTM_UEA Department of Film, Television & Media Studies UEA: combining one of the UK's longest established Film & TV departments with a strong history in media research.

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  3. ART_UEA Department of Art History & World Art Studies. Based in Norman Foster's world-famous Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts on the UEA campus

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  4. UeaArtSoc A society for all things arty and creative, running sessions every Thursday. We cover a range of artistic disciplines and welcome all, regardless of skill set.

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Admissions enquiries:
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