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Being An Ethical Researcher (Engineering) Mon 25 Nov 2019   15:00 Not bookable

An introduction to research ethics and integrity, discussing ethical considerations in research, how to conduct ethical research and a practical approach to ethical review process.

Engaging with your reading Thu 24 Oct 2019   11:00 [Full]

An engaging with your reading sessions for ESD Masters.

Explore strategies to help you get the most out of your academic reading. This session will cover: Reading academic works, Pre-reading, Structural reading strategies, Active reading, Note-taking. Please bring a laptop or other web-enabled device to the session with you. Slides from the session will be made available on Moodle.

Finding what you need (Engineering) Thu 10 Oct 2019   11:00   [More dates...] Not bookable

A Finding what you need session for Engineering for Sustainable Development MPhil students.

Develop your information searching skills and learn the best ways to find relevant and useful resources.

The session will cover: Search strategy, Search methods, Where to search, Troubleshooting common problems, Staying up to date, Managing your references.

Please bring a laptop or other web-enabled device with you to the session. The session slides will be made available on Moodle.

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Tue 15 Oct 2019 09:30 Not bookable
Fri 18 Oct 2019 14:00 Not bookable
Mon 21 Oct 2019 14:00 Not bookable
Fri 25 Oct 2019 11:00 Not bookable
Mon 4 Nov 2019 14:30 Not bookable
Tue 12 Nov 2019 15:00 Not bookable

A training session is for Graphene CDT students.

Develop your information searching skills and learn the best ways to find relevant and useful resources. Find out why to keep your information and data organised, stored and accessible by creating a Data Management Plan.

The session will cover:

  • Search strategy and methods
  • Staying up to date
  • Managing your references
  • Creating vs reusing data
  • Storage, organisation and version control
  • Sharing your data.

Please bring a laptop or other web-enabled device with you to the session. The session slides will be made available on Moodle.

This event will take place in the Cambridge Graphene Centre Seminar Room

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Fri 18 Oct 2019 10:00 Not bookable
Literature Review for 4th year projects new Mon 14 Oct 2019   13:00 [Places]

As part of your 4th Year Project, you will be expected to do a literature review surrounding your projects topic. This session will explain what a literature review is and how to do one, looking at how to decide what you should be looking for, where to look for it, how to read it and how to take useful notes. This is a lot to cover in an hour so if you have any follow up question check our Information Skills page on the website and get in touch library@eng.cam.ac.uk.

Poster Design Tue 22 Oct 2019   13:00 [Full]

Find out how to create effective posters to illustrate your research. This session will cover: Design basics, Readability and layout, Planning and editing your poster, and presenting with your poster.

Presentation Skills Thu 17 Oct 2019   13:00 [Full]

Learn how to communicate your key messages clearly and concisely.

Referencing Tue 5 Nov 2019   13:00   [More dates...] [Places]

Understand the importance of academic referencing and learn how to use different referencing styles in your work

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Tue 12 Nov 2019 13:00 [Places]
Writing for reports Mon 11 Nov 2019   13:00   [More dates...] [Places]

Learn to identify the characteristics of a good report. From an accurate, concise and persuasive writing style to a well organised, well-presented layout and format. This workshop will help you understand the purpose of a report, how to plan it and how best to structure it in terms of presentation and layout. It will also offer 'good advice' on what you should (and should not) do.

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Wed 20 Nov 2019 13:00 [Places]
Mon 25 Nov 2019 13:00 [Places]