Orientation Program

TO THE ATTENTION OF ALL NEWCOMER INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

2021-2022 ORIENTATION PROGRAM

 

You are all invited to attend the online Orientation Program on September 13-15. It includes 15 academic hours = 15 lessons of interactive lectures. The language of Instruction is English.

Participation in the Orientation Program will make your adaptation process easier. You will find out how  to study at University more effectively and enjoy your academic life. You will discover landmarks and  culture of Istanbul and Turkey.

You can access the Orientation Program via Microsoft Teams with your MEBIS account information. Please visit our website on September 7 for more information on the registration, course content, and schedule.  https://mio.medipol.edu.tr/home/

Attend  Medipol Orientation Program online

and make yourself at home in Turkey!

 

TO THE ATTENTION OF ALL NEWCOMER INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

2021-2022 ORIENTATION PROGRAM

“Study in Turkey. How to Make the Most of International Study Opportunities”

All newcomer international students are invited to attend the online Orientation Program  which will be held on September 13-15.

Study in Turkey. How to Make the Most of International Study Opportunities.

15 Academic Hours = 15 Lessons

 

ORIENTATION PROGRAM DETAILS:

Type of EducatIon:  Online via MICROSOFT TEAMS / Interactive Lectures

WHEN: 13-15 September

TIME: from 9.00 a.m. to 01:15 p.m.

Language of Instruction – English

LESSON DURATION: 1 lesson = 45 minutes

LESSON Schedule:

Lessons 1&2: 9:00 – 10:30

Break Time: 10:30 – 10:45

Lessons 3&4: 10:45 – 12:15

Break Time: 12:15-12:30

Lesson 5: 12:30-13:15

CONTENT:

1-STUDYING ABROAD

You will discover:

  • your personal learning style and learning strategy;
  • how to take lecture notes;
  • how to give a short presentation;
  • how to study effectively.

 

2-SYSTEM OF EDUCATION IN TURKEY

You will get information about:

  • system of education in Turkey;
  • levels and types of higher education in Turkey;
  • academic exchange programmes;
  • languages of instruction, where and how to learn Turkish and improve your English.

 

3-MEDIPOL UNIVERSITY STRUCTURE

You will discover:

  • Medipol University in facts and figures;
  • life on campus:
    • location of campuses;
    • dormitories;
    • library;
    • hospitals and healthcare;
    • cafeterias and canteens;
    • student clubs and activities;
    • security;
    • shopping and other facilities;
  • how to get a reduced-fare transportation card;
  • how to buy a sim card and register your phone;
  • how to get a a reduced-fare museum card.

 

4-FROM CULTURE SHOCK TO CULTURAL AWARENESS

You will find out:

  • symptoms and impact of culture shock and how to deal with it;
  • what cultural awareness

You will learn more about Turkey and Turkish:

  • history and geography;
  • famous people;
  • landmarks;
  • tradition and values;
  • dos and don’ts.

 

 

****Students who would like to participate in the Orientation Program need to activate their MEBIS accounts. The Orientation Program will be online on Microsoft Teams, which requires MEBIS account information to log in. Students need to send a message to the International Office on +90 (549) 828-86-10 stating their name and surname, mobile number and email address to activate their MEBIS account. Students who do not have MEBIS account or did not send a message to activate their MEBIS account cannot participate in the Orientation Program.

 

User name: Student Number

Password: ACKL1234

Link:  https://teams.microsoft.com/l/team/19%3a2zrIMs9UfUqIlmeQqV0iUfvowCGgi9imxcyBPDHSrUQ1%40thread.tacv2/conversations?groupId=adb575e3-4e27-4008-8ec1-19ecafbe6a04&tenantId=afb14aed-4a54-433f-9753-519aa64a3e48

 

Attend Medipol Orientation Program online

and make yourself at home in Turkey!