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Research support

In collaboration with the Department of Library Services, the GSH hosts and facilitates a wide range of workshops and activities to provide postgraduate students with information and tools that assist in their career planning and research training. Examples of workshops that are presented are writing and presenting a research proposal, experimental design and data analysis, managing the student-supervisor relationship, research communication, funding applications and life skills. The GSH also presents three forums each year that are targeted at masters and doctoral candidates.

Prof Bernard Slippers: Supervisor and student relations

Dr Bianca Verlinden: Writing and presenting a project proposal

Prof Cheryl ME McCrindle: Writing a research proposal or protocol

Dr Mariana Pietersen: Writing and presenting a project proposal

Prof Andre Ganswindt: Conducting a literature review

Prof Ncholu Manyala: Opportunities post PhD

Prof Cheryl ME McCrindle: Introduction to writing and Editing

Prof Don Cowan: Predatory journals, publishers and conferences

2017 Academic Workshops 

The GSH continues to support postgraduate students through a series of workshops and activies that are aimed at academic development. All the 2017 presentations can be accessed by clicking on the names of the presenters below

Prof Cheryl McCrindle: Starting to think about research 

Dr Mariana Pietersen: Proposal Writing

Dr Mariana Pietersen: Literature review

Dr Michael Ayomoh: Project proposal and literature review

Dr Aceme Nyika: Ethical clearance for postgradute reserach

Dr Aceme Nyika: Application of ethical principles

Dr Aceme Nyika: Choosing and using qualitative research methods

Dr Aceme Nyika: Choosing and using mixed methods

Prof Cheryl McCrindle: Choosing and using quantitative research methods

Prof Cheryl McCrindle: Academic Writing Skills

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