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Target Audience: All staff with a role in PG Research Supervision
This workshop will provide you with an introduction to the practices and policies relating to supervising postgraduate research students at the University of Strathclyde. This is a Core Workshop of the Strathclyde Supervisor Development Programme however it is also open to any member of staff interested in staying up to date with the current guidelines for supervision at Strathclyde.
By the end of the workshop participants will:
- Understand the responsibilities of supervisors of postgraduate research students at Strathclyde
- Understand Strathclyde practices in postgraduate research supervision
- Be aware of the Strathclyde Policy and Code of Practice for Postgraduate Research Supervision
- Be aware of the requirements of the PGCert in Researcher Professional Development
- Have considered the purpose of postgraduate research
** This is a core module for the Strathclyde Supervisor Development Programme (see link to webpage below) **
It is not recommended that this course is used for "Refresher Training" if you have previously completed the Strathclyde Supervisor Development Programme.
If you are required to complete Refresher Training or are looking to continue your development as a Doctoral Supervisor it is recommend you book a workshop you have not yet attended within the Strathclyde Supervisor Development Programme to extend your development.
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Delivered By: Dr Emma Compton-Daw, OSDU
PrerequisitesIf you are taking this course as part of the Strathclyde Supervisor Development Programme to become a First or Second Supervisor (Link 1), you must enrol on this MyPlace class to register for the programme and to track your progress. Before the course please take some time to familiarise yourself with the following resources, these will be used during the session. (Link2) General Regulations for Postgraduate Research Students (Link 3) Code of Practice for Postgraduate Research Students (Link 4)Strathclyde Doctoral School Information Supporting the PGR Journey
- Link1: Strathclyde Supervisor Development Programme Sharepoint
- Link 2: General Regulations for Postgraduate Research Students
- Link3: Code of Practice for Postgraduate Research Students
- Link 4: Strathclyde Doctoral School Information Supporting the PGR Journey
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