HDR Training opportunities in March

The following HDR workshop information sent to all HDR students, appeared in the GRA Researcher Development Newsletter, March 2021.  


Professional Skills Uplift Self-paced Online Courses by DeakinCo. 
Build your research and industry capabilities with new self-paced short courses that have been designed to expand training activities in employability and career skill development. 

Access via your Individual Learning Plan by using the search phrase “professional skills uplift”


Workshops for HDR Students 
Interactive workshops that support important HDR candidature milestones.
Facilitated by Ass. Prof. Peter Beech. Available in the Individual Learning Plan

  • HDR Induction – Wed, 17 March (10 am – 12 pm AEDT)
  • Confirmation 1 – Wed, 31 March (10 am – 12 pm AEDT)
  • Confirmation 2 – Wed, 31 March (2 pm – 4 pm AEDT)

 Register now


Effective Researchers Workshops for HDR Students 
Interactive workshops that support your candidature by focusing on personal effectiveness, building resilience, motivation and productivity techniques, project management, virtual presentation skills, working with your supervisors and other topics.
Facilitated by Dr Daniela Kaleva. Available in the Individual Learning Plan

  • Time Management for HDR Students – Tue, 9 March (7 pm – 8 pm AEDT)
  • Virtual Presentation Skills – Fri, 12 March (10 am – 12 pm AEDT)
  • Virtual Presentation Skills – Tue, 16 March (6 pm – 8 pm AEDT)
  • Virtual Presentation Skills – Fri, 26 March (10 am – 12 pm AEDT)

 Register now


Individual Learning Plan
Your Individual Learning Plan (ILP) assists you to plan, capture and demonstrate the full range of knowledge and skills acquired during your candidature at Deakin as documented in your Portfolio of Assets (generated by the ILP). Use your Portfolio of Assets in future employment or study applications as a way of evidencing the transferable skills and professional capabilities you offer. 
Discover how HDR student Sarah Tighe, recently awarded the Deakin Hallmark for Excellence in Leadership, deploys ILP to support her research and career. 


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