Research Skills and Personal Development


This module aims to give research students in the Arts and Humanities and Social Sciences, a broad knowledge of a range of transferable skills that they can apply in a variety of research contexts. The module will cover personal development, including:

  • skills in negotiating and networking
  • academic writing
  • research management
  • teamworking
  • writing and presenting a conference paper

amongst other topics.

The module also covers IT skills, both general and in an applied research context.