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The Distance Learner Orientation Programme is designed to give you the means to prepare for university study. You will find out how to access the tools and resources for distance learning.
This site includes resources on student development, careers, well-being, academic advice, student associations and student advocacy. Start here with an Orientation activity for our new students to welcome you and help you familiarise yourself with the services. Don't forget to sort your password out, more info on that is here.
Massey@Distance (M@D) is the Student Association for distance students (Student Associations are run completely independent from Massey University).
The Orientation covers tips on getting started at distance, including Massey resources that are essential to distance study. Presentations will also be running on How to be a Successful Distance Student, Employment Support, Stream, Portal and The Distance Library Service.
Wednesday 8th July at 7:30pm: How to be a Successful Distance Student
Thursday 9th July at 7:30pm: Introduction to the new Massey Career Services online portal
Saturday 11th July at 10am: M@D Online Orientation
Monday 13th July at 7:30pm: Massey Career Services: Employment Support
Tuesday 14th July at 7:30pm: Masterclass on the Stream Learning Environment
Wednesday 15th July at 10am: How to be a Successful Distance Student
Wednesday 15th July at 7:30pm: How to be a Successful Distance Student
Thursday 16th July at 12pm: Masterclass from the Distance Library Service
Thursday 16th July at 7:30pm: M@D Online Orientation
Friday 17th July at 10am: M@D Online Orientation
Saturday 18th July at 7:30pm: M@D Online Orientation
Monday 20th July at 7:30pm: Masterclass from the Distance Library Service
Tuesday 21st July at 7:30pm: Become a Student Portal whiz in less than one hour (with a focus on changing and selecting course for enrolment)
Wednesday 22nd July at 7:30pm: How to get the most out of your Stream Learning Environment
Thursday 23rd July at 7:30pm: M@D Online Orientation
You can access the Zoom Event URL’s from these locations:
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Last updated on Wednesday 15 July 2020
It is a good idea to engage with the Getting Started section in Stream, Massey's online learning centre.
The information on Getting Started is available approximately four weeks before lectures start and will help you prepare for your first semester.
If you're attending an orientation session on campus, check out our maps, parking and transport page.
Installing the Massey Uni App on your phone for essential features while studying at Massey. The app gives you information on how to access the available services, assessment help, main student platforms, events and timetable. You can find your way easily when on campus.