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Wed 30 Oct 2019
10:00 - 13:00

Venue: Institute for Manufacturing, Seminar Room 2

Provided by: Department of Engineering


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Finishing Up and Moving On: FUMO (Engineering)
Prerequisites

Wed 30 Oct 2019

Description

Why this course might make a difference:

This course is designed to enable participants to finish their PhD successfully and move on to the next stage of their careers. By the end of this course you will know:

  • what you need to do to submit
  • how to prepare for your Viva
  • how to plan for life after the PhD

Topics covered:

  • PhD submission process
  • Viva: What to expect and how to prepare
  • Careers: How to do decide what to do, different career options
Target audience


Engineering PhD Students.
This session will be particularly useful for students in their third year, although it is also open to second year and fourth year students

Sessions

Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainers
1 Wed 30 Oct   10:00 - 13:00 10:00 - 13:00 Institute for Manufacturing, Seminar Room 2 map Dr Sue Jackson,  Dr Joy Warde,  Becky Ramshaw
Topics covered
  • PhD submission process
  • Viva: What to expect and how to prepare
  • Careers: How to decide what to do, different career options
Aims
  • Give a clear idea of the process of PhD submission
  • Enable you to have a clear plan for completion of your Thesis
  • Allow you to consider your aims for a future career
  • Enable you to prepare for your Viva and be more confident about the process
Format

Participative workshop for 24. Format: providing information, discussion and practical exercises

Duration

One half day session

Frequency

Michaelmas and Lent Terms


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