Enhancing Researcher Knowledge and Skills provides students with an opportunity to undertake a program of advanced study in order to gain mastery of an area of their discipline or of advanced skills related to their research project, as agreed with their Supervisor and Research Institute. Through negotiation with an academic supervisor and Academic Coordinator, students identify a particular need they have and then embark on an agreed program of activities: eg. as offered elsewhere in the University or externally, and/or a guided, largely independent in-depth critical study in the relevant area, in conformity with the learning volume and outcome of AQF 9. Via an agreement Learning Needs Analysis, students have a level of independence and flexibility in negotiating with the academic supervisor regarding the content of the unit and how they will evidence their learning.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
This unit is studied as part of the following course(s):