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DkIT Supervisor Training Programme 2018-19

Interested in supervising PG students and gaining professional training for effective supervision of Masters/PhD programmes? Recognised by a Certificate presented by the President this programme is valid for all Irish ITs and Universities.

Why not join the DkIT Supervisor Training Programme this year? The programme is starting on Wednesday 14th November 2018 @ 9.30 and includes 4 linked 3-hour sessions in RDC Seminar Room covering all aspects of PG management for Masters/PhD:

  • from Selection – Skills Training – Academic Writing thru’ to Thesis Submission, ‘Surviving the Viva’ and Graduation
  • illustrated by real-life Case Studies
  • with all materials provided to support effective supervision
  • “Catch-up” Review to qualify for Certificate if a session is missed

Full details from Mary Matthews in the Research Office by email to:

Deadline for registration: Thursday 8th November 2018


Programme schedule 2018-19:

Weds. 14-11-18 @ 9.30 1st Supervision Workshop: - Initial Phase 

Weds.  5-12-18 @ 9.30 2nd Supervision Workshop: – Moving Forward

Weds. 13-2-19  @ 9.30 3rd Supervision Workshop: – Progress to Completion

Weds.   6-3-19 @  9.30 4th Supervision Workshop:– Demystifying the Viva and beyond

Weds. 10-4-19 @ 9.30 Additional Supervision Workshop: “Catch-up” Review of Workshops 1 to 4 

Weds. 10-4-19 @ 3.30 DkIT Research Supervision  Certificates awarded by the President