Thesis students

Developing research skills (DRS)

We run a number of events specifically for research students - students at all levels are welcome to attend.

Please self-enrol (for free!) in our Moodle shell for more information about any of the events below.

Writing strategies for research students: on Zoom most Mondays, noon-1:30pm

Writing a research thesis can be lonely! Join your peers for a supportive conversation on research writing strategies in this weekly Zoom workshop series. Open to research students at all levels, each session covers a different aspect of research writing, from just getting started through to submitting your thesis.

Research communication skills workshops: on Zoom most Fridays, noon-1:00pm

This weekly workshop series is open to research students at all levels, with each session covering verbal communication strategies for research students. Join your peers for a supportive and encouraging environment focused on speaking about your research to a range of audiences.

Research writing retreats: please see the schedule for dates

These two-day writing retreats run four times a year, and are open to research students at all levels.  These events are catered for those who can attend in person (Zoom participation is also possible) and are opportunities to get away from distractions and focus on your research writing, with support from CeTTL staff.

One-on-one support

Research students can book a one-on-one consultation for help with research writing or English language development, using this form.