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Current Postgraduate Students

 

Although not compulsory, attendance will be monitored for all of the courses listed below which will be linked to your training record. Here you will be able to see a full list of courses that you have attended for your future reference. 

You will find all the details regarding course content in the University Training Booking System (UTBS) unless otherwise stated below.

Course Code

Course Title

Course Provider

Information Systems (IS)

IS2

Citation Database Searching Skills for Graduate Students

Clair Castle - please book via UTBS.

IS5

Reaxys: Introduction and Practical Session

Professor Jonathan Goodman 

(TBC for Academic Year 2020/21)

Foundation Skills (FS)

FS8

Supervising Undergraduates

Dr Bill Nolan

FS11

English Language Provision for Scientific Writing

Dr Karen Ottewell

FS12

Managing Your Supervisor Relationship

Caroline Broad

(Will not be offered during Academic Year 2020/21)

Alternative offered by Researcher Development. Book through UTBS.

FS13

LaTeX

Dr John Morgan - please book via UTBS.

FS15

Creating Publications Quality Figures (I): Plotting Data, Images and Media

Dr Steven Jenkins & Dr Mike Casford -please book via UTBS.

FS16

First Year Report Submission and the viva Experience

Marie Dixon (DC) & Dr Rachel MacDonald

FS17

PhD Thesis Submission and the viva Experience

Marie Dixon (DC) & Dr Rachel MacDonald

FS18

MPhil Thesis Submission and the viva Experience

Marie Dixon (DC) & Dr Rachel MacDonald

FS20

Graduate Student Leadership Course

Roger Sutherland

(Will not be offered during Academic Year 2020/21)

Alternative offered by Researcher Development. Book through UTBS

FS29

Fortran 90/95 for Physical Scientists

Dr Luke Abraham - this training will be available on Moodle with a Q&A session to be booked via UTBS.

Careers Programme (CP)

CP1

Careers Options

Dr Joy Warde - please book via UTBS.

CP2

Applications and Selections

Dr Joy Warde- please book via UTBS.

Characterisation Techniques (CT)

CT2

Mass Spectrometry

Dr Dijana Matak Vinkovic & Dr Roberto Canales

Training videos will be available on Moodle.

Mass Spectra Processing Lectures - Zoom (book via UTBS)

CT3

Solution-Phase NMR Spectroscopy

Duncan Howe & Andrew Mason

Training videos available on Moodle.

NMR processing with TopSpin will be available on Moodle.

CT4

Answering Materials Science Questions using Solid-State NMR Spectroscopy

Dr Pieter Magusin - please book via UTBS.

Statistics (SC)

SC1-10

Statistics for Chemists

Dr Matt Castle - please book via UTBS..

 
 

A variety of Characterisation Techniques lectures are available annually, which can underpin experimental and theory work. In addition, MRC-LMB and the Biochemistry and Materials Departments share their courses with us but please note that you must book yourself on any sessions which you wish to attend. Please note: courses for acadmeic year 20/21 may be delivered online. The schedules and booking forms will be sent via email once available so please keep an eye out.