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  1. Postgraduate Researcher Welcome - Induction and Essentials

    Audience: PG research

    Date: Thursday 7 March 2024

    Times: 14.00 to 16.00

    Programme: GRADskills

    Key details: Online event. For all new PhD, MPhil, MSc(Res), MSt(Res) and DProf students.

  1. Preparing for your Viva

    Audience: PG research

    Date: Wednesday 13 March 2024

    Times: 09.30 to 12.30

    Programme: GRADskills

    Key details: This workshop will run online. Demystify the viva process - a workshop for final year students in all disciplines.

  1. Data Management Plans: Starting from Scratch

    Audience: PG research

    Date: Wednesday 13 March 2024

    Times: 13.00 to 14.30

    Programme: GRADskills

    Key details: Online workshop. This session is an introduction to research data management plans for postgraduate research students (especially relevant for first-year PhD students, but open to all postgraduate research students).

  1. An introduction to Endnote

    Audience: PG research, PG taught

    Date: Thursday 14 March 2024

    Times: 14.00 to 16.00

    Programme: GRADskills

    Key details: Workshop will run via Microsoft Teams. EndNote x20 is a sophisticated referencing service, particularly suited for PhD students. It can be used in conjunction with the web-based version EndNote Web.

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    Data Management Plans: Starting from Scratch

    Audience: PG research

    Date: Wednesday 20 March 2024

    Times: 10.00 to 11.30

    Programme: GRADskills

    Key details: Online workshop. This session is an introduction to research data management plans for postgraduate research students (especially relevant for first-year PhD students, but open to all postgraduate research students).

  1. NVivo (day 1): Introducing the software and qualitative analysis

    Audience: PG research, PG taught

    Date: Thursday 28 March 2024

    Times: 13.00 to 15.00

    Programme: GRADskills

    Programme: MSkills

    Key details: Online event. Demystify NVivo to carry out efficient, timely and organised qualitative analysis. You must install NVivo ahead of time (see Apps Anywhere) and register for both days of this two part training.

  1. NVivo (day 2): Advanced features and customising your approach

    Audience: PG research, PG taught

    Date: Friday 29 March 2024

    Times: 13.00 to 15.00

    Programme: GRADskills

    Programme: MSkills

    Key details: Online event. This is the second day of this workshop. Demystify NVivo to carry out efficient, timely and organised qualitative analysis. (Part 1 required before part 2.) You must install NVivo before the workshop (see Apps Anywhere)

  1. Booking available from Wednesday 6 March 2024

    Submitting your final thesis to the Library: What you need to know

    Audience: PG research

    Date: Wednesday 10 April 2024

    Times: 10.00 to 11.30

    Programme: GRADskills

    Key details: An essential workshop for all St Andrews research postgraduate students. This event will take place online via Microsoft Teams.

  1. Booking available from Wednesday 6 March 2024

    Research data: why, when and how to publish them

    Audience: Academic staff, PG research, PG taught, Professional staff, Research staff, Research supervisors

    Date: Thursday 11 April 2024

    Times: 14.00 to 16.00

    Programme: GRADskills

    Key details: Microsoft Teams. Find out how to publish your research data to increase your visibility, choose an appropriate licence and understand funders' requirements on data sharing.

  1. Booking available from Wednesday 20 March 2024

    Research data underpinning theses: requirements and submission process

    Audience: PG research

    Date: Wednesday 24 April 2024

    Times: 14.00 to 15.30

    Programme: GRADskills

    Key details: Find out how to submit research data/digital outputs that underpin your thesis, including how request an embargo and how to deposit them in Pure, the institutional repository.