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The Resource The research student's guide to success, Pat Cryer

The research student's guide to success, Pat Cryer

Label
The research student's guide to success
Title
The research student's guide to success
Statement of responsibility
Pat Cryer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book identifies the skills and strategies which make for success as a postgraduate research student and offers practical advice which can be readily adapted to meet individual needs
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cryer, Pat
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Report writing
  • Dissertations, Academic
  • Graduate students
  • Research
  • Doctor of philosophy degree
  • Study skills
Label
The research student's guide to success, Pat Cryer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Exploring the opportunities for postgraduate study and research -- Liaising with institutions -- Setting yourself up in a supportive way of life: the pervasive influences of personal circumstances -- Settling in as a new student -- Towards recognizing quality in research -- Interacting with your supervisor(s) -- Keeping records -- Planning ahead -- Managing yourself and your time -- Taking responsibility for your own progress -- Cooperating with others for mutual help and support -- Producing reports -- Giving presentations on your work -- Using the research programme as preparation for employment -- Progress checks and hurdles -- and the transfer from MPhil to PhD -- Coming to terms with originality in research -- Developing skills for creative thinking -- Dealing with flagging -- Producing your thesis -- Preparing for the examination and conducting yourself in the oral/viva -- Afterwards
Control code
980000037514
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
xii, 276 p.
Isbn
9780335206865
Lccn
lc00037514
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The research student's guide to success, Pat Cryer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Exploring the opportunities for postgraduate study and research -- Liaising with institutions -- Setting yourself up in a supportive way of life: the pervasive influences of personal circumstances -- Settling in as a new student -- Towards recognizing quality in research -- Interacting with your supervisor(s) -- Keeping records -- Planning ahead -- Managing yourself and your time -- Taking responsibility for your own progress -- Cooperating with others for mutual help and support -- Producing reports -- Giving presentations on your work -- Using the research programme as preparation for employment -- Progress checks and hurdles -- and the transfer from MPhil to PhD -- Coming to terms with originality in research -- Developing skills for creative thinking -- Dealing with flagging -- Producing your thesis -- Preparing for the examination and conducting yourself in the oral/viva -- Afterwards
Control code
980000037514
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
xii, 276 p.
Isbn
9780335206865
Lccn
lc00037514
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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