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Start to Supervise (PhDs)

Start to Supervise (STS) was set up to prepare PhD-students for their supervisory tasks as daily supervisor of research by bachelor or master students. The course introduces PhD students to the Thesis Supervision Cycle (TSC) in three three-hour sessions in which all parts of the TSC will be addressed. The aim is to prepare PhD students to act as (daily) supervisors for Bachelor & Master Theses.

If there are no spots available or the dates don't fit your calendar, please fill out to Google Forms via the link below and we will inform you about new runs of this course.

Title Start to Supervise

Friday 25 November 2022 (9.30-12.30)
Friday 9 December 2022 (9.30-12.30)
Friday 13 January 2023 (9.30-12.30)

Location It's likely the workshops will be given on-site @ Zernike, unless decided otherwise.
Target group (New) PhD Students with current or upcoming supervision tasks in the current academic year
Study load Training sessions: 9 hours
Assignments: 3 hours
Number of ECTS 0,4 ECTS

300 EUR

Main language English
Number of participants 12 - 16
Learning outcomes

After successful completion of this training you are able to:

  • Identify the core components of the Thesis Supervision Cycle
  • Apply the Thesis Supervision Circle to your dialy supervision
  • Apply principles of quality feedback in your everyday practice
  • apply practical tips that increase the efficiency of providing feedback
  • Act as (daily) supervisor for Bachelor/Master students effectively
Certificate Upon successful attendance of training sessions & assignments
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