Making Progress Workshop for Part-time researchers

The Open university

If you’re a part-time researcher in the mid stages of your research degree, join The Open University, Milton Keynes, for a dedicated one-day workshop.

Monday 19 June 2017, 09.30 – 16.30 

Christodoulou CMR 15, The Open University, Walton Hall, Milton Keynes 

By the end of the workshop you will have:

  • Recognised the progress you have made in relation to your overall project
  • begun to define and refine your research hypothesis and your thesis structure
  • understood the requirements of the part-time PhD, including the assessment criteria
  • reviewed how you manage your part-time PhD
  • developed a short- to mid-term action plan to help you successfully complete your thesis on a part-time basis.

Refreshments and lunch vouchers for the Hub canteen will be provided.

How to book 

If you would like to register for this event please email: research-training-development@open.ac.uk with ‘Making Progress Workshop 19th June 2017’ in the subject line.

  • Please include details of your University, faculty/department and year of study in your email
  • Please note that places are limited and applications will be treated on a first come first served basis.

If you need any more information, please email: research-training-development@open.ac.uk

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