Alphabetical listing

Short summaries of available workshops for the current academic year, organised by name.

Select a workshop below to view full details and use the "Book now" link featured within each of the pages to register. Note: Some workshops will require you to contact the organisers direct - this information will be detailed on the individual pages.

Note: Morning and/or afternoon tea and coffee will be included where the room permits but we are unable to provide for sessions held in computer rooms. You are however, permitted to take a bottle of still water with you.

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Academic Voice and Performance Training (SS7X04)

Posted by jcm22 at Apr 16, 2015 10:55 AM |

Starts 13 October 2017 - This workshop focuses on physical voice and vocal performance as an integral part of the PhD experience, helping build confidence and perceptibility skills used in, for example, probation reviews, conference presentations etc.

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Advanced qualitative methods in organisational research (SS7X01)

Posted by jcm22 at Apr 16, 2015 10:55 AM |

Starts 09/01/2018 - This workshop will cover three overarching themes in qualitative organizational research: Complex methodological, ethical and practical issues during data collection; Methods of analysis and application; Reflecting on qualitative data and writing up research findings.

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An introduction to peer review (SS7X19)

Posted by jcm22 at Jul 12, 2016 03:10 PM |

Starts 11/06/2018 - An introduction to the various uses of peer review with pointers in reviewing journal articles how to review colleagues' work effectively.

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Copyright and your thesis (SS7X18)

Posted by jcm22 at Jul 12, 2016 02:40 PM |

Starts 13/3/2018 - This workshop will introduce the copyright issues that apply to your thesis and help you navigate the path to submission.

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Digital media: Social Science perspective (SS7X11)

Posted by jcm22 at May 13, 2015 04:20 PM |

Starts 24/11/2017 - Discussions related to theoretical perspectives across social sciences on digital media

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How to get your first article published (SSX721)

Posted by jcm22 at Apr 16, 2015 10:55 AM |

Starts 14 March 2017 - This workshop will demystify publication in a peer-reviewed journal, and guide students through the process of writing, submission and publication.

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How to Write for Publication about your Research: An Essential Guide for PhD Students (SS7X15)

Posted by jcm22 at May 13, 2015 04:45 PM |

Starts 06/12/2017 - Delivered by an external specialist, this workshop will cover some of the skills and devices that make for better writing and organisation

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Professional Development Academy (SS7X16)

Posted by jcm22 at Feb 15, 2016 01:05 PM |

Starts 02/05/2018 - Develop your enterprise skills and employability skills with training relevant to careers in HE, business and beyond. Learn how business works, from business plans to pitching for funds.

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Reflecting on research subjects: Who we study and why (Webinar)

Posted by jcm22 at Apr 16, 2015 10:55 AM |

Starts 23/05/2018 - This webinar offers advanced training across a variety of empirical methodologies inviting reflection about the relationship between researcher and researched

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Researching vulnerable and hard-to-reach populations (SS7X09)

Posted by jcm22 at Apr 16, 2015 10:55 AM |

Starts 28th June 2018 - This workshop will foster an understanding of the complex methodological and ethical issues inherent in researching vulnerable or hard-to-reach populations and begins with a set of core sessions which all participants will attend, followed by a choice of sessions focusing on particular areas of research.

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CSSAH Training day: Beyond the PhD

Posted by jcm22 at Nov 01, 2017 03:20 PM |

Starts 15 November 2017: An opportunity for PhD researchers focus on career direction after completion of their PhD.

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College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities
Attenborough Tower, 4th floor
University of Leicester
University Road
Leicester, LE1 7RH, UK


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