All entries for July 2007
July 30, 2007
1.Library: What you can do in library? How many books can you get and how long can you keep them? How to renew or request a book? What kind of resources you can find in library? Can you bring food and drinks in some place? Does Coventry has any library and how do get there?
I think i can borrow books, reading and do self study there.I can borrow 10 books and keep them for about 2weeks and i can click the Library Catalogueto renew the books. the books resources is extremely rich. Bring food and drinks are not allowed in the library.
2.Teachers: What can a personal tutor do and what kind of questions you can ask her/him? How can you get contact with a lecture by e-mail or phone? Do teachers have blogs and can you get any help from that?
The personal tutor can counsels our schoolwork and we can have a discussion with my study. The e-mail is a best way to get contact with a lecture and we can also to get any help from teacher's blog.
3.Colleagues: Can you get in touch with any colleagues with the same major as you? And what advice can you get from them? (assignment? Module selection? Etc.) Do they have blogs and what can you learn from that?
I have not get in touch with any colleagues with the same major as me.
4.Study opportunities out of class: Any conference? Any cooperated project with people from other university? Any speech in city center? How can you find the information about all those opportunities?I'm not sure but I can consult it with previous students.
1.Where will you live? (On or off campus? If you need to apply for your dormitory, how and when? What facilities will be offered, in kitchen? In bathroom? In bedroom? ) which accommodation do you prefer?
Why do you choose this one? price?facilities?location?
where did you investigate and apply for your residence? online? asking previous students?
I will live in the campus,I appaly my dormitory online with my student number in the middle of June. I think a appropriate residence is a very importent for me, because I hope my residence's environment is peaceful and convenien. after asking previous students, they makes me know more about the situation there.
2.The accommodation fee. (When and how should you pay it, any deposit? What kind of contract will you take? Do you need pay any tax if living off campus? What should you do if you want change your room or you have some special needs such as single sex or no smoking?)
I can pay the accommodation fee when i get UK, and i did not get any contract. Regarding specially requests such as single sex or no smoking, I already in application timefilled in clearly.
3.Diet: What kind of food English people usually have? The difference between English and Chinese associated with cultures? What kind of food you can not or very difficult find in England?
I think the english people are like to eat fast food or some food fry in deep fat, but the chinese are like to eat wheaten food and Grain miscellaneous grains.
4.Eating in Warwick: Where can you find nice food in or around Warwick? Where can you refill your fridge? Where can you buy Chinese food and seasoning?
5.Add any other findings when you are doing this investigation and share with your friends.N/A ^@^ LOL