Upcoming events

Friday, 6th April 2018

Time: 8:45AM - 11:00AM
Location: Rm 109, Health Sciences Building

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Induction for Research Higher Degree Candidates

Course description

Flinders University considers formal induction to be an invaluable introduction to life as a research postgraduate. The RHD Induction is held twice a year and is a mandatory part of a RHD candidature.

The induction seminar is held in two parts: the first comprises a welcome, presentations on starting and managing your studies, and the university policies guiding your candidature. The second half covers more specific information relevant to your faculty. There are opportunities for discussion and clarification throughout.

Type of course



Dani Milos
Office of Graduate Research

Tara Brabazon
Office of Graduate Research

Who should attend

New Research Higher Degree candidates.

PhD and Masters candidates who have more than a 66% research component.

What you will learn

Induction will cover topics such as:

  • University policies guiding your candidature
  • Tips for starting and managing your studies
  • Services, resources and funding in your faculty
  • Responsibilities and expectations of candidates and supervisors
  • Prerequisites / assumed knowledge

    You are expected to have completed the RHD Online Induction prior to attending the Induction Seminar. You can access the Online Induction at http://flo.flinders.edu.au/course/view.php?id=16244.