Are you about to undertake a PhD in science, technology or mathematics? If so this free course, Postgraduate study skills in science, technology or mathematics, will help you to examine your work processes. You will consider and develop the nature of postgraduate work and look at the planning of work needed at doctoral level.
Course learning outcomes
After studying this course, you should be able to:
demonstrate a familiarity with the required rigour, depth, and scope of a PhD
demonstrate an awareness that there is no ‘one solution’, but that PhD models are influenced by institutions, disciplines, and topics
demonstrate an awareness of the need for both good research and good presentation
show initiative, develop the ability to work independently and be self-reliant