POSTGRADUATE TRANSFERABLE SKILLS TRAINING

MPLS Graduate Training provides a Divisional Course Programme with courses to support the personal, professional and career development of graduate students and research staff. In addition the Graduate Academic Programme (GAP) on weblearn brings together all the training available in MPLS Departments. There is also the Department of Materials skills training webpage with information about training specifically provided for Materials graduate students.

The UK Research Councils Vitae website is also very useful (http://www.vitae.ac.uk).

Departmental Skills Training Resources

The Department of Materials offers a wide range of skills training events each year. These are summarized in the "Introduction to Postgraduate Skills Training" document available below (This is an extract from our Graduate Course Handbook). The slide shows presented at the most recent delivery of several skills training events are also available via the links below. (The dates refer to the latest revision, not the most recent year of delivery).


PRESENTATIONS GIVEN AT SKILLS TRAINING WORKSHOPS AND EVENTS

General

See also presentations listed under postgraduate induction

Owning a Successful DPhil

Communication Skills Workshops

Careers Workshops

Career planning - looking to the future, for Year 1 PGR

Careers and Networking evening with Alumni

Careers Resources

Quality and Environmental Management Workshop


Teaching Skills Presentations

Tutoring

Delivering a course of Lectures