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Introduction.- Choosing and Beginning Your Postgraduate Course.- Studying Opportunities.- 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.- Recommended Reading.- Index.
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.
Accessible, practical advice including troubleshooting guides to help readers tackle new challenges
An innovative view of the successful management of a postgraduate course and a positive approach to the opportunities available to postgraduates
The book encourages readers to assess, in a systematic way, the transferable skills that they can develop as part of their course
Guidance on the nonacademic aspects of university life including advice on how to break into a career