Succeeding with Your Doctorate
Whether you undertaking a taught doctorate, or a course of study leading to a PhD, this book offers complete, up-to-date guidance and discussion on all aspects of successful doctoral work. The five experienced authors give advice on every stage in the process of completing a doctorate, from helping you to engage in critical reflection to better understand your own research biases, to useful guidelines on preparing for, and surviving, the viva. Combining general discussion with practical advice, this book is an essential companion to your research.
Preparing for a doctorate
Embarking on your Research
Adapting to life as a student
Working with a supervisor
Conceptualising your research
Thinking about methodologies and approaches
Producing a thesis
Preparing for and taking the viva
Disseminating your research
SAGE Study Skills are essential study guides for students of all levels. From how to write great essays and succeeding at university, to writing your undergraduate dissertation and doing postgraduate research, SAGE Study Skills help you get the best from your time at university.
240 pages; ISBN 9781446240199
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Title: Succeeding with Your Doctorate
Author: Jerry Wellington; Ann-Marie Bathmaker; Cheryl Hunt; Gary McCulloch; Pat Sikes