Institute for Academic Development
Institute for Academic Development

At a glance - workshops this month

Doctoral researcher workshops quick-glance schedule. Workshops this month and next.

Booking: these courses generally open for booking one month in advance of the shown date. If you do not see a live booking link please check back nearer the course date.

Cancelling: If you need to cancel your booking, please do so at your earliest opportunity and at least 3 days before the event. Someone else may be able to take your place, but we need time to contact them. Also, although you are not charged for an event, there are costs we incur (e.g. photocopying, catering) which relate directly to places reserved.

How to cancel: you can cancel your booking via the MyEd Event Booking Channel. Go to MyEd and then the Event Booking Channel. Click on "My Bookings" - here you will have the option to cancel your place. We maintain attendance registers; unexpected absences will be noted. If you consistently fail to attend, or repeatedly cancel with very short notice, you may be prevented from booking future IAD events.

Researcher development workshops in Apr 2020

Workshop Date
PGR Writing Hour - ONLINE 09 April 2020
Working productively at a distance – working with your supervisor and time management - ONLINE 09 April 2020
Advanced English Grammar & Punctuation - ONLINE 10 April 2020
Preparing for First Year Review - School of Physics and Astronomy - ONLINE 14 April 2020
PGR Virtual Coffee - ONLINE 15 April 2020
Beating Writer's Block (SCE/MVM) - ONLINE 15 April 2020
PGR Writing Hour - ONLINE 16 April 2020
Critical Thinking Workshop for PGR's - ONLINE 16 April 2020
Managing a Bibliography in Endnote - ONLINE 16 April 2020
Top Tips for Writing a Literature Review - ONLINE 17 April 2020
Conference and Events Organising - ONLINE 21 April 2020
PGR Time Management - ONLINE 21 April 2020
PGR Virtual Coffee - ONLINE 22 April 2020
Proof Reading 22 April 2020
An Introduction to Copyright and Publishing - ONLINE 22 April 2020
PGR Writing Hour - ONLINE 23 April 2020
Writing Well: Language and Style for CMVM - ONLINE 23 April 2020
Top Tips for Writing an Abstract - ONLINE 24 April 2020
Preparing for the Viva: School of Informatics - ONLINE 28 April 2020
The Writing Process: Getting Started (SCE/MVM) - ONLINE 29 April 2020
Practical Project Management for Research Students  30 April 2020
How to be Your Own Best Editor (CAHSS) - ONLINE 30 April 2020
PGR Writing Hour - ONLINE 30 April 2020

Researcher Development workshops for May 2020

 

Workshop Date
Writing for Publication - ONLINE 01 May 2020
Viva Survivor for CMVM - ONLINE 05 May 2020
Viva Survivor - School of Biological Sciences - ONLINE 06 May 2020
Effective Writing: Grammar 06 May 2020
PhD Thesis Workshop - Preparing to Submit and Defend your Thesis CMVM 07 May 2020
Statistics Consultancy 1:1 Session - ONLINE 12 May 2020
Preparing for First Year Review - School of Biological Sciences 13 May 2020
Team building and Leadership Fundamentals - ONLINE 14 May 2020
Simply Assertive - ONLINE 15 May 2020
Speed Reading - ONLINE 15 May 2020
Writing for Publication for CMVM - ONLINE 18 May 2020
Proof Reading 19 May 2020
PGR Mid Semester Welcome Event 20 May 2020
Facilitation Skills for Public Engagement Workshop - ONLINE 26 May 2020