Publication date: Oct 2013
Core activities: 1 hour
This introductory course highlights and explains the importance of skills training for doctoral and postdoctoral researchers with the help of a video featuring current PhD researchers, experienced academics and a variety of graduate employers.
The course also explains the features and learning tools used throughout the Research Skills programme and contains a diagnostic quiz to highlight the courses most relevant to individual participants’ needs.
- Module 1: The purpose of the Research Skills Master Programme
- Module 2: Using the Research Skills Master Programme
Author, first edition: Dr Richard Hinchcliffe
Director of Postgraduate Training, University of Liverpool
Reviewer, first edition: Dr Paul Walker
Senior Lecturer, Centre for Advancement of Learning and Technology, UCL