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Predatory Journals: How to identify and avoid them

This brief tutorial defines “predatory journals” and their major characteristics. It provides information to help novice academics to avoid this trap. Developed by Mark P Snyders,...

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Deciding to do a Doctoral degree?

Advancement of research and innovations capacity is a basis upon which, sustainable socio-technological developments can be built. Increasing the number of doctoral graduates can improve...

Master's degree_Enhancing_Postgraduate_Environments

Deciding to do a Master’s Degree?

New information suggests that many students delay pursuing post graduate studies, due to lack of related insight on what is possible. This video captures plight...

PG Journey_Enhancing_Postgraduate_Environments

Understanding the PG journey & process

Many students delay or end up avoiding post graduate studies, often due to misperceptions on what the process entails. This video captures students in this...

Selecting a Journal for your publication EPE

Selecting a Journal for your publication

This three-part series of videos looks at a number of crucial issues to take into account when selecting the journal for your academic publication. The...

Research design and methods EPE

Research design and methods

Methodology and methods are often confused in postgraduate research, especially in smaller scale, shorter studies, such as those completed in a coursework Honours or Masters...

The importance of transferable skills Enhancing_Postgraduate_Environments

The importance of transferable skills

Graduates need to identify the job specific and transferable skills they need to develop to be competitive in the job market. This video focus on...

Career Development Resources EPE

Career Development Resources

There is no blueprint for a successful career, but graduates can steer their career paths in a positive direction through early planning and active implementation...