University of Bath

DoctoralSkills - November 2018

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

Teaching as a postgraduate

Mapping to Domain D of the Researcher Development Framework (RDF).

Teaching introduction for postgraduates who teach
Thursday 1 November | 09:30 - 16:30

Teaching introduction for postgraduates who teach
Tuesday 13 November | 09:30 - 16:30

Teaching introduction for postgraduates who teach
Tuesday 27 November | 09:30 - 16:30

Information skills and reading research papers

Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework (RDF).

Literature searching in biology and biochemistry
Thursday 1 November | 10:15 - 12:05

Literature searching: Scopus
Wednesday 7 November | 10:15 - 12:05

Literature searching: Pubmed
Thursday 8 November | 10:15 - 12:05

How best to read a research paper: for the social sciences
Thursday 8 November | 13:30 - 16:45

Literature searching in physics
Friday 9 November | 10:15 - 12:05

Literature searching: Web of Science
Wednesday 14 November | 10:15 - 12:05

How best to read a research paper: for science
Wednesday 14 November | 13:30 - 16:45

How best to read a research paper: for engineering and design
Thursday 15 November | 13:30 - 16:45

Finding scientific and engineering data
Tuesday 20 November | 10:15 - 12:05

Literature searching in Mathematics and Computer Science
Wednesday 21 November | 10:15 - 12:05

Literature searching for business, finance and management
Thursday 22 November | 10:15 - 12:05

Finding statistics & data in the Social Sciences
Friday 23 November | 10:15 - 12:05

Literature searching: Reaxys
Tuesday 27 November | 10:15 - 12:05

Reference management

Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework (RDF).

Introduction to EndNote X7
Monday 5 November | 10:00 - 12:00

Introduction to EndNote X7
Monday 19 November | 10:00 - 12:00

Introduction to EndNote X7
Monday 26 November | 10:00 - 12:00

Reference management software
Wednesday 28 November | 10:15 - 12:05

Research software

Mapping to Domain A of the Researcher Development Framework (RDF).

ChemDraw: beginners
Tuesday 6 November | 10:15 - 11:45

ChemDraw: advanced
Thursday 15 November | 10:15 - 12:05

Excel: Creating charts
Wednesday 7 November | 10:00 - 12:00

Excel: Database techniques
Thursday 29 November | 10:00 - 11:30

Introduction to mind mapping with MindGenius
Monday 12 November | 10:00 - 12:30

Professional conduct

Mapping to Domain C of the Researcher Development Framework (RDF).

Understanding copyright
Tuesday 13 November | 10:15 - 12:05

Referencing and plagiarism
Friday 16 November | 10:15 - 12:05

Writing critically and communicating your research

Mapping to Domain A & Domain D of the Researcher Development Framework (RDF).

How to give a good presentation
Friday 16 November | 10:00 - 13:00

Thinking critically and writing critically: for the social sciences
Wednesday 21 November | 13:30 - 16:45

Thinking critically and writing critically: for engineering and design
Wednesday 28 November | 13:30 - 16:45

Thinking critically and writing critically: for science
Wednesday 28 November | 13:30 - 16:45

Making a start with social media
Monday 26 November | 10:15 - 13:05

Open access: What, why, and how?
Thursday 29 November | 10:15 - 12:05

Word: Managing Large Documents
Friday 30 November | 10:00 - 11:30

Professional and career development

Mapping to Domain B of the Researcher Development Framework (RDF).

Being a more effective networker
Friday 16 November | 14:00- 17:00