University of Bath

DoctoralSkills - November 2018

Find out what DoctoralSkills workshops and courses are available in November 2018.

Featured workshops

The seven secrets of highly successful research students
Tuesday 6 November | 09:30 - 12:00

How to plan your doctorate
Tuesday 6 November | 13:30 - 16:00

Other workshops in November

Teaching introduction for postgraduates who teach
Thursday 1 November | 09:30 - 16:30
Mapping to Domain D of the Researcher Development Framework.

Literature searching in biology and biochemistry
Thursday 1 November | 10:15 - 12:05
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Writing your thesis: The Introduction
Thursday 1 November | 14:15 - 15:45
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Introduction to EndNote X7
Monday 5 November | 10:00 - 12:00
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

ChemDraw: beginners
Tuesday 6 November | 10:15 - 11:45
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Excel: Creating charts
Wednesday 7 November | 10:00 - 12:00
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Literature searching: Scopus
Wednesday 7 November | 10:15 - 12:05
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Preparing for your doctoral Viva
Wednesday 7 November | 10:30 - 12:30
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Introduction to Unix and programming: An introduction to Unix / Linux
Wednesday 7 November | 13:15 - 16:05
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Literature searching: Pubmed
Thursday 8 November | 10:15 - 12:05
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

How best to read a research paper: for the social sciences
Thursday 8 November | 13:30 - 16:45
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Writing your thesis: Methods and Results
Thursday 8 November | 14:15 - 15:45
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Literature searching in physics
Friday 9 November | 10:15 - 12:05
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Introduction to mind mapping with MindGenius
Monday 12 November | 10:00 - 11:30
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Teaching introduction for postgraduates who teach
Tuesday 13 November | 09:30 - 16:30
Mapping to Domain D of the Researcher Development Framework.

Understanding copyright
Tuesday 13 November | 10:15 - 12:05
Mapping to Domain C of the Researcher Development Framework.

Literature searching: Web of Science
Wednesday 14 November | 10:15 - 12:05
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Introduction to Unix and programming: Version Control with Git
Wednesday 14 November | 13:15 - 16:05
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

How best to read a research paper: for science
Wednesday 14 November | 13:30 - 16:45
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

ChemDraw: advanced
Thursday 15 November | 10:15 - 12:05**
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

How best to read a research paper: for engineering and design
Thursday 15 November | 13:30 - 16:45
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Writing your thesis: Discussion and Conclusions
Thursday 15 November | 14:15 - 15:45
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

How to give a good presentation
Friday 16 November | 10:00 - 13:00
Mapping to Domain D of the Researcher Development Framework.

Referencing and plagiarism
Friday 16 November | 10:15 - 12:05
Mapping to Domain C of the Researcher Development Framework.

Being a more effective networker
Friday 16 November | 14:00- 17:00
Mapping to Domain B of the Researcher Development Framework.

Introduction to EndNote X7
Monday 19 November | 10:00 - 12:00
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Finding scientific and engineering data
Tuesday 20 November | 10:15 - 12:05
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Impact and engagement skills training for early career researchers
Tuesday 20 November | 13:15 - 16:45
Mapping to Domain D of the Researcher Development Framework.

Introduction to Unix and programming: An introduction to Python
Wednesday 21 November | 13:15 - 16:05
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Thinking critically and writing critically: for the social sciences
Wednesday 21 November | 13:30 - 16:45
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Literature searching for business, finance and management
Thursday 22 November | 10:15 - 12:05
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Thesis essentials: Paragraph construction
Thursday 22 November | 14:15 - 15:45
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Finding statistics & data in the Social Sciences
Friday 23 November | 10:15 - 12:05
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Introduction to EndNote X7
Monday 26 November | 10:00 - 12:00
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Making a start with social media
Monday 26 November | 10:15 - 13:05
Mapping to Domain D of the Researcher Development Framework.

Teaching introduction for postgraduates who teach
Tuesday 27 November | 09:30 - 16:30
Mapping to Domain D of the Researcher Development Framework.

Literature searching: Reaxys
Tuesday 27 November | 10:15 - 12:05
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Thesis essentials: Writing accurately
Tuesday 27 November | 13:15 - 14:45
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Reference management software
Wednesday 28 November | 10:15 - 12:05
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Introduction to Unix and programming: An introduction to testing
Wednesday 28 November | 13:15 - 16:05
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Thinking critically and writing critically: for engineering and design
Wednesday 28 November | 13:30 - 16:45
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Excel: Database techniques
Thursday 29 November | 10:00 - 11:30
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Open access: What, why, and how?
Thursday 29 November | 10:15 - 12:05
Mapping to Domain D of the Researcher Development Framework.

Thinking critically and writing critically: for science
Thursday 29 November | 13:30 - 16:45
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Thesis essentials: Writing concisely
Thursday 29 November | 14:15 - 15:45
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.

Word: Managing Large Documents
Friday 30 November | 10:00 - 11:30
Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework.