Module 3.3: Higher Degree by Research Candidature Management - 16 August 2022

11:00am Tuesday, 16 August 2022
2:30pm Tuesday, 16 August 2022
Accreditation Module

Time listed as AEST

Module 3.3: Higher Degree by Research Candidature Management

The purpose of this module is to provide an insight into the current and evolving practices around the management of Higher Degree by Research (HDR) candidates and candidature, including:

• An understanding of the basic principles and purpose underlying HDR candidature management;

• An understanding of the internal and external reporting requirements associated with HDR candidature; and

• An understanding of risks associated with HDR candidature and appropriate mitigation, management and reporting of such risks.

Key learning outcomes:

By the end of this module research administrators should be able to demonstrate familiarity with the following:

• Understanding the role of candidature management in HDR education and university research;

• Effectively managing and reporting HDR milestones and candidature variations; and

• Effectively managing internal and external reporting requirements in regard to HDR candidature.

Who should attend?

This module is suitable for senior research administrators, academics, research managers and Associate Deans wishing to update their knowledge in this area. It would also be suitable for junior research administrators wishing to progress their career.

It is recommended that this module be taken in conjunction with Module 3.1: Higher degree by Research Scholarships and Module 3.2: Higher degree by Research International Partnerships.

This is an elective module for individuals completing the ARMS Foundation Level Accreditation Program in all regions. Each module can also be taken as a stand-alone unit for professional development purposes.

Presenter: Dr Louise Dwyer

Location: Zoom Meeting

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$380 AUD (Price will be discounted in the Shopping Cart)
Non-Member: $480 AUD

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If you have any questions, please contact the ARMS Executive Office or +61 8 8201 5592.


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