Über den Autor
IntroductionrnChoosing and Beginning Your Postgraduate CoursernStudying OpportunitiesrnYour Skills BasernWorking with Your SupervisorrnManaging Your CoursernWhat if Things Go Wrong?rnTeamwork and NetworkingrnPresenting Your IdeasrnWriting up Your ResearchrnMoving on From Your Postgraduate CoursernRecommended ReadingrnIndex
This book is designed to help readers to make the transition from a first degree or from the workplace to a postgraduate course. It focuses on the management of the processes involved in gaining a postgraduate qualification, rather than just outlining the mechanics of the studying and research. International in its approach, the book encourages readers to assess, in a systematic way, the transferable skills that they can develop as part of their course, an area of personal development that is of increasing importance.
1 Accessible, practical advice including troubleshooting guides to help readers tackle new challengesrn2 An innovative view of the successful management of a postgraduate course and a positive approach to the opportunities available to postgraduatesrn3 The book encourages readers to assess, in a systematic way, the transferable skills that they can develop as part of their coursern4 Guidance on the non-academic aspects of university life including advice on how to break into a careerrn