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Choosing and Beginning Your Postgraduate Course
Your Skills Base
Working with Your Supervisor
Managing Your Course
What if Things Go Wrong?
Teamwork and Networking
Presenting Your Ideas
Writing up Your Research
Moving on From Your Postgraduate Course
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 challenges
2 An innovative view of the successful management of a postgraduate course and a positive approach to the opportunities available to postgraduates
3 The book encourages readers to assess, in a systematic way, the transferable skills that they can develop as part of their course
4 Guidance on the non-academic aspects of university life including advice on how to break into a career