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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. Conference planning for postgraduates

    Audience: PG research

    Date: Thursday 7 March 2024

    Times: 09.30 to 12.30

    Programme: GRADskills

    Key details: This workshop will run in person. Design, management, finance, online tools, marketing, sponsorship, and post-event actions.

  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. PhD viva examinations: best practice

    Audience: Academic staff, Research supervisors

    Date: Wednesday 13 March 2024

    Times: 14.00 to 16.30

    Programme: Academic Staff Development Programme

    Key details: A workshop for academic staff new to the process of leading a viva. Discuss the challenges and how to deal with them with experienced colleagues.

  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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    Training for New PGR Supervisors

    Audience: Academic staff, External, Research staff, Research supervisors

    Date: Friday 15 March 2024

    Times: 10.00 to 12.00

    Programme: Academic Staff Development Programme

  1. Course full, waiting list bookings only

    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. Course full, waiting list bookings only

    Data management plans: writing workshop for first year reviews

    Audience: PG research

    Date: Thursday 21 March 2024

    Times: 09.30 to 11.30

    Key details: Live in-classroom session. This workshop provides a devoted study space and in-person support for writing the mandatory first-year review data management plans.

  1. Research data: how to store and effectively manage them

    Audience: PG research

    Date: Wednesday 27 March 2024

    Times: 14.00 to 16.00

    Programme: GRADskills

    Key details: This course provides advice on how to manage your research data during your project and beyond (naming conventions, versioning, storage, back-ups).