Members were asked to comment on the proposed change to policy. Here is a summary of those received to date. This issue is now on the agenda for Academic Board on 20 September. Please attend if you are able and make your opinion count. …[Read More...] about Staff feedback to proposed changes to Lecture Capture Policy.
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Professor Robyn Owens and Dr Sato Juniper will be answering questions at this UWAASA forum. Information about this proposal from the Graduate Research School is available at the attached links. Oral component of PhD examination and Background information. The forum is in Fox …[Read More...] about PhD Vivas – Forum Thursday 7 September
Please read the attached feed back received so far here. …[Read More...] about Staff feedback on mandatory oral PhD examinations
The following extract is from an opinion piece by Professor William M Taylor of the UWA School of Design and member of the Academic Staff Association Committee. It is in response to proposed Guidelines for the Oral Defence of a Doctoral Thesis and the full response may be read …[Read More...] about The prospect of mandatory oral PhD examinations much be considered carefully