This book is designed to help readers to make the transition from a first degree or from the workplace to a postgraduate course. It focuses on the management of the processes involved in gaining a postgraduate qualification, rather than just outlining the mechanics of the studying and research. International in its approach, the book encourages readers to assess, in a systematic way, the transferable skills that they can develop as part of their course, an area of personal development that is of increasing importance.Word count As you contemplate a postgraduate course, the thought of producing a dissertation or thesis can bedaunting: ... The word count itself will vary, depending upon your course, and so too willthe structure and presentation of your ... use the word count to your advantage: word counts are not handed out arbitrarily.
|Title||:||How to Manage your Postgraduate Course|
|Publisher||:||Palgrave Macmillan - 2004-06-11|