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Faculty of Science, Agriculture and Engineering

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Thursday 21st Sep 2017 - 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 27th Sep 2017 - 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 su...


Thursday 5th Oct 2017 - 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 6th Oct 2017 - 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...


Tuesday 10th Oct 2017 - 09:00 (30 mins)
Visa and Immigration information session for 1st Year PGRs 

Visa and immigration information for non-EEA students holding a Tier 4 (General) student visa or Short-term Study visa.


Tuesday 10th Oct 2017 - 09:30 (6:30 hr)
Induction for 1st Year PGRs 

The purpose of this induction session is to introduce you to the SAgE Faculty and the University.  An overview of essential information about resources and support available within the University will be given as well as providing an introduction to Doctoral Research. 

Topics covered w...


Tuesday 10th Oct 2017 - 16:00 (3 hr)
A Reception for all Postgraduate Research Students in the Faculty of Science, Agriculture and Engineering 

Welcome Reception for all Postgraduate Researchers in the Faculty of Science, Agriculture and Engineering.


Friday 13th Oct 2017 - 10:00 (2 hr)
C1: Health and Safety & Risk Assessment 

This is a helpful introduction to the requirements of health and safety law and the arrangements the University has put in place to ensure your safety while you are here, and also a practical guide for anyone working with potentially hazardous processes or environments.

Course contents


Monday 16th Oct 2017 - 10:00 (2 hr)
A1: Getting started: Library research essentials - Engineering and Computing 

For PGRs in the Schools of Computing and Engineering.

An introduction to Newcastle University’s library services and resources for postgraduate researchers.  You will learn about the wide range of information resources in your subject area, enabling you to undertake your literature se...


Tuesday 17th Oct 2017 - 10:00 (1:30 hr)
C1: Chemical Safety and COSHH 

This course is suitable for anyone working with hazardous substances (not just chemistry students) and is a pre requisite for many PG students.  It requires no previous knowledge other than the basic chemistry that students would have already absorbed at UG level.

Course contents


Thursday 19th Oct 2017 - 09:30 (2 hr)
D3: Students who want to find out about the Learning, Teaching & Engaging (LTES) Module 

Do you teach at Newcastle University?  Will you be teaching here in the near future?  Are you interested in teaching as a way of developing your skills portfolio?  Have you already completed the ILTHE workshop and are looking for further training opportunities in relation to learni...


Thursday 19th Oct 2017 - 10:00 (1:30 hr)
B1: ePortfolio and Personal Development Planning 

Undertaking a PhD is about developing as a researcher as well as undertaking a unique piece of research. Becoming a successful researcher requires you to think carefully and strategically about your skills, to identify development objectives and undertake relevant training to help you obtain your...


Thursday 19th Oct 2017 - 11:30 (1:30 hr)
B1: ePortfolio and Personal Development Planning 

Undertaking a PhD is about developing as a researcher as well as undertaking a unique piece of research. Becoming a successful researcher requires you to think carefully and strategically about your skills, to identify development objectives and undertake relevant training to help you obtain your...


Friday 20th Oct 2017 - 10:00 (1:30 hr)
C1: Biological and genetic modification safety training 

Biological safety and genetic modification (GM) safety are offered as a combined training course.  If you do not require the GM component you will be able to leave before the GM course begins.

Biological safety course contents


Friday 20th Oct 2017 - 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 20th Oct 2017 - 14:00 (2 hr)
A1: Document Management - Content and Layout 

Michelle Miller organises this self-directed study workshop for first year students, working towards their end of year report.  The course offers an invaluable insight into how to get the most out of MS Word when managing the content and layout of a document by moving beyond basic formatting...


Thursday 26th Oct 2017 - 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 27th Oct 2017 - 10:00 (2 hr)
A1: Library research essentials for the Schools of Mathematics, Statistics and Physics and Natural and Environmental Sciences 

For PGRs in the Schools of Mathematics, Statistics and Physics and Natural and Environmental Sciences.

An introduction to Newcastle University’s library services and resources for postgraduate researchers.  You will learn about the wide range of information resources in your subject a...


Monday 30th Oct 2017 - 10:00 (2 hr)
A1: Document Management - Images and Tables 

This supervised, self-directed workshop is suitable for first year students preparing for their end of year report, and should be completed following the pre-requisite Document Management – Content and Layout.  When putting together reports and a thesis, having a full understanding of ...


Tuesday 31st Oct 2017 - 14:00 (1:30 hr)
A1: Data Management 

Responsible data management has increasingly become an expected element of high quality research. This session introduces the research data management landscape, including its drivers and benefits, and will look at data sharing and data management planning in greater detail. Several tools and res...


Wednesday 8th Nov 2017 - 10:00 (2 hr)
A1: Data Handling and Spreadsheet Skills 

This workshop is recommended for students who are
starting to collect data or have data and are ready to manipulate and analyse it. It covers topics including analysis, formatting and manipulation of data, production and formatting of charts and graphs, basic statistical analysis using MS Excel, a...


Wednesday 8th Nov 2017 - 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 Nov 2017 - 13:30 (3 hr)
D1: Working with your Supervisor 

The aim of this course is to assist you with thinking about the Student / Supervisor relationship and to help you to explore how you could manage that that relationship more effectively.

Topics covered will be:

Expectations from both parties

How to build, manage and maintain supervisory relati...


Friday 24th Nov 2017 - 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 1st Dec 2017 - 10:00 (1:30 hr)
C1: Travel Health and Safety 

Who should go on travel abroad training?

Travel abroad is for University staff and post graduate students who are planning to travel abroad themselves. It is also suitable for staff who:

arrange or authorise travel for other staff

supervise students who travel abroad.

Course contents


Thursday 14th Dec 2017 - 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 Dec 2017 - 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 ...


Monday 1st Jan 2018 - 12:00
D3: Meet the Scientist (Life Science Centre) 

Why Meet the Scientist? 

Meet the Scientist is a chance for visitors to ask questions, learn about what different scientists do on a day-to-day basis and how they got into their chosen field, and maybe even help them with their research.

All sorts of people work in the sciences, and we wan...


Monday 1st Jan 2018 - 12:00
D3: Enterprise Shed - Making Ideas Happen 

This course is about your role, through your ideas, in creating change. There are 3 main reasons why you should participate by committing 3 hours per week, for 4 weeks to The Enterprise Shed:

You will develop confidence in yourself as a ‘doer’. You will do this through analysing the ...


Monday 1st Jan 2018 - 12:00
D1: Go Volunteer (NUSU) 

University isn’t just about lectures, libraries and sit-down learning. Here at Go Volunteer we aim to make sure you get the most out of your time at Newcastle by offering volunteering opportunities that help you develop the skills employers look for, supplement your degree course, help...


Monday 1st Jan 2018 - 12:00
D3: STEM for Britain - A poster competion at Westminster for early career researchers 

The overall aim of STEM for BRITAIN  is to encourage, support and promote Britain's early-stage and early-career research  scientists, engineers, technologists and mathematicians who are an essential part of continuing progress in and development of UK  research and R&D.

In or...


Wednesday 31st Jan 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 8th Feb 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 23rd Feb 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 28th Feb 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 15th Mar 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 23rd Mar 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 ...


Wednesday 18th Apr 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 20th Apr 2018 - 09:00 (7:30 hr)
Getting Started with the SAS System 

SAS is a powerful statistical package which can be used for predictive modelling to help companies use their data to provide insights into company performance, customers, markets, risks and more. Dr Simon Kometa provides a quick overview of the essentials of SAS including SAS base and SAS Enterpr...


Friday 20th Apr 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 18th May 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 30th 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 in a ...


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...


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 ...


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 22nd 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 ...