Joe Townsend

Graduate School Skills Workshops

14th March 2012:

Efficient reading in research

A workshop providing advice on how to find the right research papers, how to select meaningful information from them, and how to read them efficiently.

21st October 2011:

Learning and Teaching in Higher Education Stage 2

An in-depth 6 week course providing teaching skills to people involved with teaching at the university.

9th March 2011:

Going Global: Presenting a conference paper

A workshop on conferences and how to make the most of them. Not only did this workshop detail how to give a good presentation, but also how to network effectively with others in your research field.

22nd February 2011:

A Doctor as soon as possible: managing a successful PhD project

A workshop addressing the issue of time management in a research degree.

13th January 2011:

Learning and Teaching in Higher Education Stage 1

An introductory workshop to the Learning and Teaching in Higher Education (LTHE)  course, providing basic teaching skills to anybody at the university who teaches or supports learning at the univerisity.