Induction and coursework
The PhD Xtra program is designed to provide a framework that better enables Higher Degree by Research (HDR) students to undertake the research degree in an ethical and structured way. Outlined below are the standard mandatory elements of the research training program at Deakin.
As part of the PhD Xtra program you are required to complete a minimum of one unit of coursework. Some academic units require more than one as each academic unit has different requirements for coursework.
Mandatory coursework is offered by the following academic units:
- > Faculty of Arts and Education/National Indigenous Knowledge Education Research Innovation (NIKERI) Institute
- > Faculty of Business and Law
- > Faculty of Health
- > Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment/Institute for Frontier Materials/Institute for Intelligent Systems Research and Innovation/A2I2