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HDR Module 2 (not offered S1 2019)

Suitable for: All PhD and masters by research students OR Visiting Scholars/Postdocs

Pre-requisites: Completed Let’s Chat HDR Module

Duration: 12 weeks

Cost: Free

This module is designed for participants who wish to transition effectively into the Australian work environment or English-speaking international workplaces. By this point participants are often confident in their English speaking skills, so this module focuses on cross-cultural communication and developing the kinds of flexible sociocultural and linguistic expertise participants will need to thrive in a variety of workplace settings and cultures.

The classes run in the Living and Working in Australia Module include:

  • Workplace expectations
  • Employability skills
  • Demonstrating experience
  • Workplace feedback
  • Small talk
  • Sociability
  • Entertaining
  • Education systems
  • Queer communities in Australia
  • Indigenous Australia