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Advice on completing a research degree

A number of books have been written to provide practical advice to research degree students on how to complete their degree and make the most of the experience. Some useful examples are:

Advice for students

 Doctorates Downunder: Keys to successful doctoral study in Australia and New Zealand

Author(s): Carey Denholm and Terry Evans

Publisher: ACER Press, 2006
 The 7 Secrets of Highly Successful PhD Students

Authors(s): Hugh Kearns and Maria Gardiner

Publisher: Flinders University - Staff Development and Training Unit
 The PhD Experience: What they didn't tell you at Induction

Author(s): Kearns, H., Gardiner, M., Marshall, K. & Banytis, F.

Publisher: Flinders University - Staff Development and Training Unit
 Defeating Self-Sabotage: Getting your PhD finished

Author(s): Hugh Kearns and Maria Gardiner

Publisher: Flinders University - Staff Development and Training Unit
 Time for Research: Time management for PhD students

Author(s): Hugh Kearns and Maria Gardiner

Publisher: Flinders University - Staff Development and Training Unit

Advice for supervisors

  Supervising Doctorates Downunder: Keys to effective supervision in Australia and New Zealand

Author(s): Edited by Carey Denholm and Terry Evans

Publisher: ACER Press 2007
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