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Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Monday 21st May 2018 - 10:00 (2:30 hr)
Performing Research 

Theatre company Cap-a-Pie will share their expertise to help you perform your academic presentation in a practical workshop, in a safe supported environment, exploring voice projection, stage presence and how to make your research exciting and engaging for an audience.


Tuesday 22nd May 2018 - 10:00 (2 hr)
Write Here, Write Now 

Want to get some writing done?

Write Here, Write Now is a regular writing group facilitated by the Writing Development Centre for research postgraduates of all faculties. Our 2 hour structured writing sessions can help you get motivated, concentrate and be productive.  Like a mini-writing r...


Tuesday 22nd May 2018 - 10:00 (2 hr)
How to Succeed at Interview 

How do you make the right impression, answer questions effectively and make the most of your experience to convince an interviewer you are the best candidate for the job? You can look excellent on paper but you also need to perform well in person.

In this session we will look at all aspects of t...


Tuesday 22nd May 2018 - 10:00 (2 hr)
How to Succeed at Interview 

How do you make the right impression, answer questions effectively and make the most of your experience to convince an interviewer you are the best candidate for the job? You can look excellent on paper but you also need to perform well in person. In this session we will look at all aspects of th...


Tuesday 22nd May 2018 - 12:00 (2 hr)
Medical Humanities 

Medical humanities is a ‘buzzword’ in the arts and humanities, but what is the field that it describes? In this session we will respond to this question and then think together about some of the challenges and opportunities that such a field opens up to the researcher. How can one wor...


Wednesday 23rd May 2018 - 10:00 (6 hr)
Introduction to Learning and Teaching one day workshop - seminar 

 The Introduction to Learning and Teaching (ILTHE) workshop is a one-day blended learning workshop that provides an opportunity for those with no or very limited teaching experience to explore some of the main ideas and issues relating to learning and teaching in Higher Education...


Tuesday 29th May 2018 - 12:00 (2 hr)
The Everyday Turn in the Social Sciences and Humanities 

What we mean by ‘truth’ and ‘rationality’ change depending upon where and when we live. They were understood differently by Plato and Aristotle, but then also by Descartes, Hume and Wittgenstein, for example. Today, as this lecture explores, one of the key forces shaping w...


Wednesday 30th May 2018 - 10:00 (2 hr)
The Importance of Money in Innovation Evolution 

An opportunity to understand what investors and funders are looking for from applications to secure finance for an innovative project. No experience or business idea necessary – we will apply your research aims to allow you to usefully explore what’s financially possible and necessary...


Monday 4th Jun 2018 - 14:00 (2 hr)
Document Management - Content and Layout 

BOOK ONE SESSION ONLY

This self-directed study workshop offers an invaluable insight into how to get the most out of MS Word when managing the content and layout of a document. This session will look in detail at topics including:


Tuesday 5th Jun 2018 - 10:00 (2 hr)
Write Here, Write Now 

Want to get some writing done?

Write Here, Write Now is a regular writing group facilitated by the Writing Development Centre for research postgraduates of all faculties. Our 2 hour structured writing sessions can help you get motivated, concentrate and be productive.  Like a mini-writing r...


Tuesday 5th Jun 2018 - 12:00 (2 hr)
Queer Theory 

What is queer theory?  How can it be applied in the study of humanities, arts and social sciences?  This introductory session looks into the emergence of queer theory out of feminist and LGBT studies and provides some pointers for students interested in the analytical concepts and metho...


Friday 8th Jun 2018 - 14:00 (2 hr)
Document Management - Images and Tables 

BOOK ONE SESSION ONLY

When putting together reports and a thesis, having a full understanding of the functions of MS Word can save hours of frustration. This supervised, self-directed workshop covers skills including:


Tuesday 12th Jun 2018 - 09:30 (3 hr)
Myers-Briggs Personality Typing (pre-work required) 

BOOK ONE SESSION ONLY

As a researcher it is all too easy to become immersed in your work and neglect crucial relationships with other people who could potentially help you in your research and other areas in your life. Forming and maintaining effective relationships with others will help you ach...


Thursday 14th Jun 2018 - 09:00 (11 hr)
First Year Postgraduate Research Conference  

The first year conference provides every research postgraduate with the opportunity to develop oral presentation skills and to discuss their research project with their peers in an informal, friendly atmosphere. The unique aspect of the conference is that it is multi-disciplinary, and that studen...


Thursday 14th Jun 2018 - 10:00 (6 hr)
Introduction to Learning and Teaching one day workshop - demonstrator 

The Introduction to Learning and Teaching (ILTHE) workshop is a one-day blended learning workshop that provides an opportunity for those with no or very limited teaching experience to explore some of the main ideas and issues relating to learning and teaching in Higher Education in a su...


Wednesday 20th Jun 2018 - 09:00 (7 hr)
The HaSS Annual Postgraduate Research Showcase for 2nd and 3rd years only 

Our research has the potential to shape the world and have a vast impact on our society. It is therefore important that we learn to disseminate it in an accessible and informative way and that we strive to communicate it to different audiences. In the HaSS Annual Postgraduate Research Showcase yo...


Wednesday 20th Jun 2018 - 13:00 (2 hr)
Advanced Document Management – Using Word and EndNote 

BOOK ONE SESSION ONLY

This session draws together different strands in information and document management. New and advanced techniques in Word and EndNote are covered, including:


Friday 22nd Jun 2018 - 10:00 (6 hr)
Introduction to Learning and Teaching one day workshop - seminar 

The Introduction to Learning and Teaching (ILTHE) workshop is a one-day blended learning workshop that provides an opportunity for those with no or very limited teaching experience to explore some of the main ideas and issues relating to learning and teaching in Higher Education in a ...


Friday 22nd Jun 2018 - 13:00 (3 hr)
Managing Long Documents 

BOOK ONE SESSION ONLY


Saturday 30th Jun 2018 - 10:00 (4 hr)
Workshop for Part-time Research Students 

Are you a part-time PhD student? Do you find it challenging to access training about your PhD during the week? This one day, weekend course is designed for you.

The precise agenda will be set on the day by the participants; however, areas typically covered include time management, doctoral proce...


Wednesday 11th Jul 2018 - 10:00 (6 hr)
Introduction to Learning and Teaching one day workshop - demonstrator 

The Introduction to Learning and Teaching (ILTHE) workshop is a one-day blended learning workshop that provides an opportunity for those with no or very limited teaching experience to explore some of the main ideas and issues relating to learning and teaching in Higher Education in a su...


Thursday 26th Jul 2018 - 10:00 (6 hr)
Introduction to Learning and Teaching one day workshop - seminar 

The Introduction to Learning and Teaching (ILTHE) workshop is a one-day blended learning workshop that provides an opportunity for those with no or very limited teaching experience to explore some of the main ideas and issues relating to learning and teaching in Higher Education in a ...


Friday 17th Aug 2018 - 10:00 (6 hr)
Introduction to Learning and Teaching one day workshop - demonstrator 

The Introduction to Learning and Teaching (ILTHE) workshop is a one-day blended learning workshop that provides an opportunity for those with no or very limited teaching experience to explore some of the main ideas and issues relating to learning and teaching in Higher Education in a su...


Wednesday 29th Aug 2018 - 10:00 (6 hr)
Introduction to Learning and Teaching one day workshop - seminar 

The Introduction to Learning and Teaching (ILTHE) workshop is a one-day blended learning workshop that provides an opportunity for those with no or very limited teaching experience to explore some of the main ideas and issues relating to learning and teaching in Higher Education in a ...


Thursday 20th Sep 2018 - 10:00 (6 hr)
Introduction to Learning and Teaching one day workshop - demonstrator 

The Introduction to Learning and Teaching (ILTHE) workshop is a one-day blended learning workshop that provides an opportunity for those with no or very limited teaching experience to explore some of the main ideas and issues relating to learning and teaching in Higher Education in a su...


Friday 21st Sep 2018 - 10:00 (6 hr)
Introduction to Learning and Teaching one day workshop - seminar 

 The Introduction to Learning and Teaching (ILTHE) workshop is a one-day blended learning workshop that provides an opportunity for those with no or very limited teaching experience to explore some of the main ideas and issues relating to learning and teaching in Higher Education...


Thursday 27th Sep 2018 - 10:00 (6 hr)
Introduction to Learning and Teaching one day workshop - demonstrator 

The Introduction to Learning and Teaching (ILTHE) workshop is a one-day blended learning workshop that provides an opportunity for those with no or very limited teaching experience to explore some of the main ideas and issues relating to learning and teaching in Higher Education in a su...


Thursday 20th Dec 2018 - 10:00 (6 hr)
Introduction to Learning and Teaching one day workshop - seminar 

 The Introduction to Learning and Teaching (ILTHE) workshop is a one-day blended learning workshop that provides an opportunity for those with no or very limited teaching experience to explore some of the main ideas and issues relating to learning and teaching in Higher Education...


Thursday 18th Apr 2019 - 10:00 (6 hr)
Introduction to Learning and Teaching one day workshop - demonstrator 

The Introduction to Learning and Teaching (ILTHE) workshop is a one-day blended learning workshop that provides an opportunity for those with no or very limited teaching experience to explore some of the main ideas and issues relating to learning and teaching in Higher Education in a su...


Thursday 23rd May 2019 - 10:00 (6 hr)
Introduction to Learning and Teaching one day workshop - seminar 

 The Introduction to Learning and Teaching (ILTHE) workshop is a one-day blended learning workshop that provides an opportunity for those with no or very limited teaching experience to explore some of the main ideas and issues relating to learning and teaching in Higher Education...


Friday 14th Jun 2019 - 10:00 (6 hr)
Introduction to Learning and Teaching one day workshop - demonstrator 

The Introduction to Learning and Teaching (ILTHE) workshop is a one-day blended learning workshop that provides an opportunity for those with no or very limited teaching experience to explore some of the main ideas and issues relating to learning and teaching in Higher Education in a su...


Thursday 11th Jul 2019 - 10:00 (6 hr)
Introduction to Learning and Teaching one day workshop - seminar 

 The Introduction to Learning and Teaching (ILTHE) workshop is a one-day blended learning workshop that provides an opportunity for those with no or very limited teaching experience to explore some of the main ideas and issues relating to learning and teaching in Higher Education...


Friday 26th Jul 2019 - 10:00 (6 hr)
Introduction to Learning and Teaching one day workshop - demonstrator 

The Introduction to Learning and Teaching (ILTHE) workshop is a one-day blended learning workshop that provides an opportunity for those with no or very limited teaching experience to explore some of the main ideas and issues relating to learning and teaching in Higher Education in a su...


Thursday 22nd Aug 2019 - 10:00 (6 hr)
Introduction to Learning and Teaching one day workshop - seminar 

 The Introduction to Learning and Teaching (ILTHE) workshop is a one-day blended learning workshop that provides an opportunity for those with no or very limited teaching experience to explore some of the main ideas and issues relating to learning and teaching in Higher Education...