This training is intended to prepare you for the important step of Confirmation of Candidature, which you will need to complete at an early stage in order to continue with your studies. It provides information about the requirements for confirmation, how the process works, advice on developing the various components of your confirmation document, time management and presentation skills. The workshop includes:
Tips for working efficiently and making good progress on your research project.
What to put into a presentation and what to leave out; important tips for preparing attractive slides.
How to prepare well; dealing with nerves; tips for good delivery; dealing with question time.
The workshop will be facilitated by Ass. Professor Peter Beech.