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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...

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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...

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Reading a journal article: techniques and skills

This brief PowerPoint presentation with voice over describes how to read journal articles and collating information using the rhetorical moves approach. The presentation explains the...

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Research Identity and Conceptualization

This brief power point presentation with voice over explains Research Identity and Conceptualization. The presentation is segmented into three (3) lecture series. Lecture Series I...

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Finding the right programme & supervisor

Choosing a postgraduate research programme or department, and choosing a supervisor or supervisors to work with, is not a process that all prospective postgraduate students...

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Ethical Research Supervision

In the relationship between the supervisor and the student, the student stands to lose the most. Therefore, the power relationship is skewed in favour of...

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Social Justice in Research

Is your research serving a social justice agenda? Does postgraduate research serve a public good? These are some of the questions this interactive video raises....

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Setting up your digital workspace

Postgraduate students spend hours working on their computers, as most 21st century students type all their documents. Microsoft Word offers students many powerful tools that...

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Advice for prospective postgraduate students

Success with postgraduate studies requires pro-active planning and preparation even before you start with your studies. Prospective students can establish a solid foundation for their...