Upcoming events

Friday, 6th April 2018

Time: 9:00AM - 11:00AM
Location: Alere Function Centre, Student Hub

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Induction for Higher Degree by Research Students

Course description

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

At the HDR Induction Seminar, you will hear from your Dean of Graduate Research, Professor Tara Brabazon, about your candidature requirements and process. You will then hear from a panel of existing and past HDR students about the experiences of a HDR at Flinders.

Type of course



Dani Milos
Office of Graduate Research

Tara Brabazon
Office of Graduate Research

Who should attend

New Higher Degree by Research students.

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 students and supervisors
  • Prerequisites / assumed knowledge

    You are expected to have completed the HDR Online Induction prior to attending the Induction Seminar. You can access the Online Induction at https://flo.flinders.edu.au/course/view.php?id=50053