Training and workshops

Deakin offers you the opportunity to deepen your skill and knowledge acquisition by undertaking additional training during your candidature. Through an enhanced learning experience, you will be better equipped to identify learning objectives and pursue your chosen career pathway.

Managing your training

Training components encompass all training activities that you may undertake during your candidature. These may be offered centrally or through your academic unit. A catalogue of Deakin training components can be found through your Individual Learning Plan by adding a learning plan entry or browsing the catalogue. You may also add external training activities and record placements.

Deakin Research training and workshops

A series of workshops is provided by the Deakin Researcher Training group for the benefit of research degree students on all campuses in addition to other study skills support.

A full program of workshops including induction and workshop materials, video presentations and the compulsory quiz can be found in the Deakin Research students cloud site within CloudDeakin.

  • HDR Workshop program (PDF, 112.0KB) - Contains the current workshop program showing when each workshop will be held on each campus. Research degree students (and supervisors) are encouraged to attend any that are of interest, and you may like to discuss with your supervisor which workshops will be most useful for you at various stages of candidature.

Places in the workshops are limited. If you want to attend please register via the HDR training website. Some workshops are also delivered online using Skype for Business. Please check the workshop program for details.

Access CloudDeakin

Study Support workshops and resources

Study Support is your partner in your HDR journey. We offer online resources and Thesis Study Groups which focus on many aspects of thesis researching and writing.

As a HDR student, you are automatically enrolled into the Study Support CloudDeakin site. You can access learning materials to support all stages of your candidature on your HDR journey.

For further information on the HDR Study Support CloudDeakin site and Thesis Study Groups/workshops, visit Study Support.

Note: Deakin staff members please contact eSolutions to access the HDR site.

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