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  Guidelines for Pre-conference workshops

3 hours

Proposals for workshops will be evaluated on the following criteria:

  • the relevance of the topic to the conference themes
  • the relevance of the topic to the conference audience
  • the expertise of the presenter(s)
  • the proposed strategy for engaging the audience
  • clear articulation of the outcomes

Proposals will be required in the form of a 500-word paper outlining the format of the Workshop which will be reviewed by the Program Committee.

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Workshops available for HERDSA 2007 Conference

All workshops will be held at the conference venue, Hilton Adelaide, on Sunday 8 July 2007 between 1:00 - 4:00pm

The 2007 Workshop program is available for viewing in PDF format.

1. An exploration of the elusive concept of critical thinking by Dr Jenny Moon, (Bournemouth University)
2. What every PhD supervisor needs to know: Creating the seven habits of highly successful PhD students by Hugh Kearns, Maria Gardiner, (Flinders University)
3. Using Visual Tools in Adult Learning by Rob Burton, Nichola Barlow, Caroline Taylor (University Of Huddersfield)
4. The development of student research skill through the remodelling of assessments in coursework programs by John Willison, Kerry O'Regan, Eleanor Peirce, Mario Ricci, Said Al-Sarawi, Brian Ng, Frank Donnelly, Mofazzal Hossain, Steven Begg, (University of Adelaide)
5. Writing Groups for Doctoral Programs by Claire Aitchison, (University of Western Sydney) and Alison Lee (University of Technology Sydney)