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Trainer: Dr Bipashyee Ghosh

Location: Online

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the current Coronavirus pandemic and the University’s decision to suspend all classroom teaching, this workshop is currently being reviewed to be delivered as a webinar. Attendees will be notified via email as soon as further details have been confirmed.

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Target audience: Doctoral researchers in the mid-late stage from any Arts and Humanities and Social Science discipline

Workshop description:

The doctoral viva can be a daunting experience for which you need to be well-prepared.

This workshop will de-mystify the viva process & requirements, & provide you with useful guidance on preparing for the big day.

You'll also hear examples of real questions & experiences from recent successful vivas across different Schools, & benefit from the opportunity to participate in a mock viva.

Learning outcomes: By the end of the workshop you will have

Workshop feedback:

Related online module: Preparing for your Viva

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