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Target Audience: Postgraduate Research Students
This workshop will introduce researchers to the peer review system, the process, the complexities, the responsibilities of the author and the reviewer and how to get the most out of the experience.
By the end of the workshop participants will have:
- Been introduced to the peer review system used for academic journals
- Developed skills that will be useful for experiencing and undertaking peer review in future
- Improved effectiveness with regard to thinking critically.
Delivered By: Dr Joanna Young, Scientific Editing Company
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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.