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Unit details

EEE715 - Doctoral Supervision

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 3: Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Cohort rule:(For students enrolled in course E570 only)
Unit chair:C Hickey



EEE710 or EEE730

Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin.


The unit covers a range of issues related to the research supervision, including; framing the candidature, setting and monitoring outcomes/milestones, understanding policies and guidelines, effective supervisor to candidate relationships, guidance for ethical issues and research training, issues of care, preparation for examination and professional mentoring.


Participants will be required to reflect on their own assumptions about research within their discipline and important aspects of establishing supervisory relationships. They will design a research schedule defining key points in the supervision process and identifying and discussing the important decisions and issues they anticipate will arise at each stage of candidature. Assessment can be negotiated as one large assignment (100%) or two smaller assignments with a total of 6000 words or multimedia equivalent.

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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