The 2017-18 Graduate School’s Development Programme is live!

Thmature students photoe 2017-18 Development Programme for postgraduate research (PGR) students and early career researchers is now live on the Gateway Calendar and workshops are open for booking. Just log into Gateway and you will see workshops, development days and events run by the Graduate School.

Coming up we have workshops on Nvivo, Grounded Theory, a pre-transfer workshop, questionnaire design and speed reading. For students requiring support with qualitative data collection, organization and interpretation, the Graduate School is running a new workshop on reflective practice, collection and analysis of qualitative data. This one day workshop will help students understand the phases associated with data analysis from transcription and preparation to data organisation and interpretation.

There will be many other workshops added through the year. We are planning SPSS training, a publishing day, academic writing retreats, free-writing sessions with a writing seminars to name a few so keep an eye on the calendar for new entries. Once we have facilitators and room bookings we will add the records.

Do make sure you read the workshop record carefully so you are sure what you are booking onto. And it is really important that you book your place on workshops beforehand, don’t just turn up! So please follow these instructions if you don’t know how to book. You can always cancel your place if you’re not able to attend. And please don’t forget to sign the register at the workshop! This means that your development and training record will be up to date.

If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact either Simone or Leila.


About Leila Benseddik

PhD student and PGR Intern for the Graduate School

Posted on October 4, 2017, in Researcher development, Uncategorized, Workshops & Training and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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