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Supervising Research Degrees - 'Licence to Supervise Research Degrees at DIT'

Duration: One Day

Facilitator: Mick Fuller


Target Audience:

In accordance with Section 3.8 (Step 3) of the DIT Postgraduate Regulations all those who Supervise Research Degrees at DIT must have a Licence to Supervise

Course Content:

  • Recruitment and Induction
  • Role & Responsibilities, supervision styles
  • Thesis
    • Structure
    • Content & Style
    • Assessment Criteria
    • Roles and responsibilities in the continuing and final assessment process
    • Common thesis corrections
  • Role of skills training and annual monitoring
  • Recent International Developments including Structured PhDs
  • Continuing professional development
  • Review and questions