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    Finishing your PhD on Time
    Provider   Researcher Development Programme

    A combination of project management & time management skills and methods applied specifically to the challenge of completing a high quality PhD thesis on time with minimal stress and anxiety Workshop addresses big picture issues as well as providing specific productivity tips & tricks

Duration 1 full day

Course Type Workshop

Booking Status Waiting List

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Target Audience: Postgraduate Research Students

Participants will learn strategies to overcome some of the challenges that researchers face during the final writing and submission stages of their projects.

By the end of the workshop participants will have:

  • Designed for Success - How getting the design right at the start will save you time in the long run
  • Organising for Efficiency - Organising your work, time and resources for maximum efficiency
  • Project Management - Applying proven project management methods to your thesis project
  • Potential Risk Factors - Review possible risks that may de-rail your plan and think about how you might address
  • Know the Process - Fully understand the key steps in the process...knowing what needs to be done by when
  • Time Management Essentials - Key methods and tactics that will help participants get more done in less time

Delivered By: Skillfluence


Cancellation Policy

If you are unable to attend a course please cancel your place as soon as possible, with at least 3 working days notice via the online booking system http://bookings.strath.ac.uk/mybookings.asp.

Full details of booking conditions can be found at the link below.

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PG Certificate in Researcher Professional Development

All postgraduate research students are eligible to access the Researcher Development Programme workshops. This workshop can contribute towards the PG Certificate in Researcher Professional Development (PG Cert RPD).

You can find credit and class information in the Researcher Development Programme Handbook and in NEPTUNE (Engineering, HaSS) or SPIDER (Science).

Please check with your department or Supervisor to confirm if you are enrolled on the PG Cert RPD and how many credits you are expected to achieve if you are unsure.