How to Get A Phd
A Handbook for Students and Their SupervisorseBook - 2010
This practical book guides students through all they need to know to approach the research, write and defend their ideas and ultimately produce a unique and robust academic thesis. It also gives supervisors and examiners invaluable tips on their role in the process.
With vignettes from doctoral candidates, the book demonstrates how problems can be approached and overcome.
Thoroughly updated to include new technologies and different forms of doctorate, new content includes coverage on:
Studying for a professional doctorate
The specifics of writing your PhD
Equal opportunities for non-traditional students and for students from minority groups
A self-evaluation questionnaire on doctoral supervisory practice (to complement the existing questionnaire on student progress)
"How to Get a PhD "is the essential handbook for doctoral students