PhD Professional Development seminar

Credits: 
2.0
ECTS Credits: 
4.0
Term: 
Winter
Course Description: 

This course is for students at least in their second year of PhD studies and upwards, but is especially geared towards advanced students.We will focus on skills needed for navigating academic careers. It will be a hands-on course which requires active participation on the part of students. We will work on developing skills such as public speaking, how to write a cover letter for jobs, and developing strategies for job applications. Students will be expected to actively practice each skill covered in the course.

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