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UK Doctorate Video, The

Synopsis
The UK Doctorate Video will help international students to understand the distinctive features of the UK system and to succeed within it. It will improve their supervisors’ insights into the special challenges international students face and help them to give suitable support.

Based on interviews with arts, humanities and social science students from around the globe, The UK Doctorate Video discusses: critical thinking; independent working; working with supervisors; the PhD upgrade process.

The UK Doctorate Video was produced with advice from Professor John Wakeford, Director of the Missenden Centre for the Development of Higher Education.
Series
Videos for Doctoral Students
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2013
Notes
Available for sale to universities, colleges and other organisations. For a one-off payment, institutions can be permanently licensed to make the video available to all registered staff, students and applicants in DVD format and to upload to intranet or other secure digital platform.
Subjects
Education
Keywords
higher education; study skills; doctoral students

Credits

Contributor
John Wakeford

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 0 PAL
Price
On request
Availability
Sale
Year
2014

Distributor

Name

Angel Productions

Contact
Stephen Engelhard
Email
enquiries@angelproductions.co.uk
Web
http://www.angelproductions.co.uk External site opens in new window
Phone
08444 1555 34
Address
239 Preston Drove
Brighton
BN1 6FL
Notes
Videos to support doctoral students on topics ranging from preparing for a viva to working with supervisors and coping with stress, produced in partnerships with Birkbeck, University of London and other institutions. For sale to HE institutions. Angel Productions also has an older catalogue of videos for equality and HR training in the workplace.

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