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Philosophy Welcome Week

Welcome to your Welcome Week!

How to join in:

If you are a new Philosophy student, you will find that the events below have been automatically added to your personalised Welcome Week timetable. In the sessions details for the events in your timetable, you will find a unique joining link for each event.

Sessions will take place on Microsoft Teams. If you haven't used Teams before, there is a university guide. You are advised to download the Teams app for your desktop/laptop computer. When logging in to Teams, make sure to use your university username and password. (TIP: Enter your username in the following form – u[yourIDnumber] (e.g.

If you run into any difficulties, please feel welcome to contact me: d dot woods at warwick dot ac dot uk

Philosophy Welcome Week Schedule



Tuesday 29th Sept

9.30–10.30: Welcome to Philosophy (Part 1: Staff-led)

11.00–12.00: Welcome to Philosophy (Part 2: Student-led)

Wednesday 30th Sept

9.30–10.30: Getting Started Doing Philosophy (Part 1)

11.00–12.00: Getting Started Doing Philosophy (Part 2)

Thursday 1st October

14.00–16.00: Philosophy Balloon Debate: Who is the Greatest Philosopher?

All week

Instagram activities: #warwickphilosophydiscovery20 photo competition, Instagram takeover, and more! Follow us @warwickphilosophy

The next week
(Week 1)

Lectures start (check your timetables), meet your personal tutor, meet your student mentor…

Dr. David Bather Woods

Acting Director of Student Experience and Progression (Philosophy)

d dot woods at warwick dot ac dot uk

David Bather Woods