ENS5900 (ENS5901 & ENS5902)

UNIT SCHEDULE SEMESTER 1 2020

These workshops aim to build a supportive cohort and provide general information to help prime next steps

    • Topics, which are discussed at a general level, are timed to assessments
    • They aim to be relevant at different stages of your journey (noting we are most open to your feedback and iteration)
    • These serve only as a springboard into further work and discussion
    • Please always refer to your supervisor as your primary guide

ENS5901 (3 hours):  Weeks 1 and 6 (Week 1 materials moved online in 2020)

ENS5902 (3 hours):  Weeks 1 and 6 (Week 1 materials moved online in 2020)

ENS5901 and ENS5902: Shared Workshops (Presentation)

Week

ENS5901 First semester of your thesis

ENS5902 Second semester of your thesis

1

Research primer

Online this semester

Managing your supervisor and assessment, Academic expectations in publishing and research, and Project management and self-motivated deadlines

Research primer

Online this semester

Presentation and analysis of results in social science and natural sciences, and where to get training

6

Research skills primer

Qualitative methods, ethics, and where to get training

Quantitative methods and where to get training

Research skills primer

Writing the results and discussion/analysis: Moving from description to deeper analysis What are examiners looking for? Depth, critical insight and analysis, logic and knowledge of the literature

13

Research talks

Shared talks across

ENS5901 Mid candidature: Results Defence

and

ENS5902 Final pre-submission talks

Please check your personal timetable in Allocate+ / Moodle for time and location.