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Choosing the right journal_Enhancing_Postgraduate_Environments

Choosing the right journal

Choosing the right journal for your paper is all about targeting the right audience for your research - your readers. It is recommended that you

Theory and concepts in PG research_Enhancing_Postgraduate_Environments

Theory and concepts in PG research

This narrated PowerPoint presentation discusses the role of theory and concepts in postgraduate research. It unpacks the meaning of the two terms, and how they

Keeping a Research Journal_Enhancing_Postgraduate_Environments

Keeping a Research Journal

This narrated PowerPoint presentation discusses, briefly, the value of reflecting on a research process as it unfolds. This reflection is enabled through the researcher learning

Keeping a Reading Journal_Enhancing_Postgraduate_Environments

Keeping a Reading Journal

This narrated PowerPoint presentation discusses the central role of reading, especially, in postgraduate research, and tackles the issue of how to keep track of what

Research Frameworks_Enhancing_Postgraduate_Environments

Research Frameworks

There is a distinct difference in postgraduate research between the logic of discovery and the logic of dissemination. The former is messy, iterative and non-linear,

Linking research questions and research methods_Enhancing_Postgraduate_Environments

Linking research questions and research methods

The research chain of reasoning involves many interrelated decisions that determine subsequent methodological choices. The purpose of this video is to explain the relationship between

Crafting An Argument_Enhancing_Postgraduate_Environments

Crafting an Argument

Argument! This is a word many students hear, but struggle to understand and enact in their writing. Argument are crafted, chapter by chapter and section

Formative Feedback (For Supervisors)_Enhancing_Postgraduate_Environments

Formative feedback (for supervisors)

Feedback is a contentious topic in higher education: it’s purpose is understood as to give student writers direction and advice on developing their writing. But