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Mon 9 Dec 2019
10:00 - 16:00

Venue: Department of Material Science and Metallurgy, Goldsmiths Lecture Room 1

Provided by: Schools of Physical Sciences & Technology


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Effective Researcher

Mon 9 Dec 2019

Description

This interactive and intensive one-day course is intended for PhD students in their first year. You will look at practical ways to increase your effectiveness and meet the challenges of your PhD. The programme covers:

  • Looking at your PhD as a project
  • Working with other people
  • Managing your relationship with your supervisor
Target audience
  • Priority given to PhD Students Year 1 in Department of Materials Science & Metallurgy
  • PhD Students Year 1 in the School of Physical Sciences
  • Further details regarding eligibility criteria are here
Sessions

Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Mon 9 Dec   10:00 - 16:00 10:00 - 16:00 Department of Material Science and Metallurgy, Goldsmiths Lecture Room 1 map Jenny Wade
Aims

To provide an introduction to:

  • PhD project planning
  • Effective working practices
  • Managing your supervisor
  • Negotiating and getting feedback
  • Making the most of your PhD – planning for the future
Format

Presentations, demonstrations and practicals

Further information

Lunch will be provided on the day. Please note we may not be able to cater for paticipants who make a late booking on this course.

Duration

One full day session

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