Preparing for the VIVA


20/05/2019 - 20/05/2019


10:00AM - 4:00PM


The Graduate School, TR2

Are you a PhD student in years 2 and 3, considering what the Viva is and interested in starting to prepare to defend your Doctoral Thesis? If so, this course is for you.

In this course you will:

  • Gain insights on what the Viva is, it’s purpose and process
  • Consider a range of common viva questions and identify strategies for answering these questions 
  • Identify effective viva preparation strategies
  • Have opportunities to practice preparing and delivering answers to viva style type of question

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