In the first semester of the first year, your tutor, a senior student, will support you in becoming familiar with the context of the University, getting to know the Department of Industrial Design and to learn basic study skills. Your tutor will also support you in doing the online exercises for the course "DPB381 Professional Identity and Vision". Tutor allocation can also be found in this course.

In the second semester, another senior year student will support and/or challenge you to further develop your Professional Identity and Vision and help you to (learn to) reflect on where you are in your competence and professional skills development, where you want to go and how to get there. Your tutor will support you in developing your first Personal Development Plan. The tutor will also support you during your first design project.