Calendar of Events for Freshmen

On behalf of NUS School of Computing, a warm welcome to the undergraduate studies in School of Computing!

Even though the first semester begins on 3 August 2020, we have lined up a series of events for you as early as one month before the semester begins.

Due to evolving COVID-19 situation in Singapore, some of the events listed below may be conducted online should needs arise.  It is important that you participate in these activities to familiarise yourself with the course structure and degree requirements, and at the same time, be oriented on the use of computing facilities and academic culture in the School. Please also remember to submit your application for various placement tests that are applicable to you by our closing dates.

Please visit this site regularly for updates to the calendar of events.
 
Online interactive campus map is available at: http://www.nus.edu.sg/campusmap/.

DateStart TimeEnd TimeEvent

Venue or url or Instructions

 

 

 

   
25 Jun 20   1700

Deadline to submit applications form for 

MA1301 Introductory Mathematics Proficiency Test and

CS1010 Programming Methodology Placement Examination

Office of

Undergraduate Studies

(COM1 level 2 Room 19)

Please email a copy of the e-application form to comajy@nus.edu.sg.

28 Jun 20   1700 Introductory Programming Workshop for Business Analytics and Information Systems freshmen

Register at: 
https://register.comp.nus.edu.sg/Intro_to_Programming/

Contact for enquiry: Ms Linda Lee, Dept of Information Systems and Analytics 

1 Jul 20 1300 1500 MA1301 Introductory Mathematics Proficiency Test  S16 #04-30 (Faculty of Science)
7 Jul 20 0930  1145

Qualifying English Test (QET) -1A -  for students residing in Singapore, e.g. Singapore Citizens and Singapore Permanent Residents & International students who have been informed by the RO/faculties that they are required to take QET1.

The test will also be conducted in digital format using Examplify. As such, students are required to register for a compulsory briefing session. Registration for the briefing session starts from 19 June 2020.

For QET1 conducted in July 2020, students who have registered for and attended the briefing will be automatically enrolled for the QET.

Please check QET website for date, timing and venue and registration instructions.

All other international students are to take QET in November 2020.

8 Jul 2020 1400 1600

CS1010 Programming Methodology Placement Examination for prospective Computing freshmen

You may wish to take self-diagnostic assessment:

https://mysurvey.nus.edu.sg/EFM/se/543BE5C22728896E

to assess whether you should take the placement test (and/or opt out from diploma exemption for this module. 

Via lumiNUS

 

13 July 2020 1000 1800

Academic Day for freshmen is an orientation event coordinated by SoC Office of Undergraduate Studies and Computing Club.  

Presentation slides will be released on 10 July, followed by Q&A webinar sessions on 13 July 2020.

Please click here to register for the webinars (both faculty and department briefings) by 9 July 2020 12.00 noon.
  10.30 1200

Faculty Briefing (BComp and BSc (Business Analytics) Programmes) webinar session for Q&A.

Systems Demo by Computing Club

Presentation slides

Videos for presentation :  [Part 1] | [Part 2] | [Part 3]

 

 

1430
 

1700
 

Departmental Programme Briefings and 

Senior Students' Sharing on their educational experience at NUS/SoC.

 

     

Departmental Programme Briefing (Computer Science  Course and its special programmes) Q&A webinar session

<Presentation slides/videos> - to be released on 10 July

 

 

     

Departmental Programme Briefing (Information Security Course) Presentation cum Q&A webinar session

<Presentation slides> - to be released on 10 July



     

Department Programme Briefing (Information Systems and Business Analytics Courses) Presentation cum Q&A webinar session 

<Presentation slides>  - to be released on 10 July

 

 Session 1: 17-18 July 20

 

Session 2: 17-18 July 20

0900

 

 

1430

1300

 

 

1830

 E-FOP by Computing Club 

(https://freshmen.nuscomputing.com/efop.html)

More information is at: https://freshmen.nuscomputing.com/

Sign up one of the sessions at: https://bit.ly/2B3JMlv

Queries can be directed to:  fopenquiries@nuscomputing.com

 

Queries

For administrative queries on undergraduate programmes, please email bcomp@comp.nus.edu.sg.

If you have any academic questions, please send to the academic advisors at SoC Academic Advisory Service

 

Module Registration for Semester 1, 2020/2021 

Module Registration at Education Records System ( ModReg@EduRec ) is the University's new consolidated module registration platform, designed to provide students with an improved user experience.

By ensuring parity in the allocation of modules, while taking into consideration students’ needs and preferences, this system will streamline the registration of modules to allow students to fulfil their graduation requirements in a timely manner. Students who are new to ModReg@EduRec  are strongly encouraged to read the informationhere to understand the process of module registration and how to navigate the ModReg@EduRec > (via Path: ( myEduRec > Academics > Module Registration)

The list of Computing modules that are available to students may be accessed by clicking here.

 

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