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    How to be an Effective Researcher
    Provider   Researcher Development Programme

    This course is a chance to step-away from your day-to-day research, and to develop an understanding of what a doctorate actually is and therefore what is required of you to manage it effectively, so as to succeed in the process and get the best out of your supervisor and yourself.

Duration 2 full days

Course Type Workshop

Booking Status Waiting List

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Target Audience: Postgraduate Research Students

By the end of the two sessions, you will have:

- A clear understanding of what is required of you to in your doctorate

- Looked at specific project management approaches that are directly relevant to the doctorate

- Been able to apply a model to understand your best approach to self-managing, and also looked at effective prioritisation of tasks (which is the key to time management)

- Developed some strategies for getting the best out of your supervisory relationships.

Delivered By: Dave Filipović-Carter


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.