PG Training Modules

Postgraduate Training Modules

Postgraduate Training Modules

These postgraduate training modules have been identified as generic and transferable skills relevant to PhD student education at University College Cork. Their relevance may vary upon experiential learning, disciplinary and professional development needs. PhD students may take a selection of these modules as part of their Structured PhD or as stand alone modules where the credits would appear on the academic transcript of results (but not on the final degree parchment).

For a 3 year PhD, the maximum number of credits that can be undertaken is 30 credits.

For a 4 year PhD, the maximum number of credits that can be undertaken is 90 credits.

Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences

PG6004 Getting Started with Graduate Research and Generic Skills

PG6008 Qualitative Data Analysis and Computer Assisted Qualitative Data Analysis Software for the Social Sciences and Humanities

PG6009 Graduate Information Literacy Skills

PG6010 Editing Skills for Research Postgraduates in the Humanities and Social Sciences

PG6011 Digital Skills for Research Postgraduates in the Humanities and Social Sciences

PG6025 Community - Based Participatory Research 

PG7002 Professional Training of Research Postgraduates in the Humanities & Social Sciences

PG7003 The PhD II: From Development to Completion

PG7004 Master Class: Contemporary Theoretical Paradigms in the Humanities and Social Sciences

PG7005 Narratives

PG7006 Research Skills and Digital Research Management

PG7018 Special Topics in the Humanitites and Social Sciences Intensive School

PG7040 Economy and Society Summer School  

PG7041 Economy and Society Summer School 2 

PG7037 Critical Thinking 1500 - 1800

Business and Law

PG6009 Graduate Information Literacy Skills

 

Medicine and Health

PG6009 Graduate Information Literacy Skills

PG7016 Systematic Reviews for the Health Sciences

 

Science, Engineering and Food Sciences

PG6005 Biotechniques

PG6009 Graduate Information Literacy Skills

PG6017 Teaching and Demonstrating Skills for Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences (BEES) Postgraduate Students

Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences

PG6004 Getting Started with Graduate Research and Generic Skills

PG6010 Editing Skills for Research Postgraduates in the Humanities and Social Sciences

PG6015 An Introduction to Research Ethics

PG7021 An Introduction to Ethics of Health Research


Science, Engineering and Food Sciences

PG6001 STEPS - Scientific Training for Enhanced Postgraduate Studies

Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences

PG6003 Teaching and Learning Module for Graduate Studies

PG6004 Getting Started with Graduate Research and Generic Skills

PG6012 Scholarly Approaches to Teaching and Learning in Higher Education

PG6010 Editing Skills for Research Postgraduates in the Humanities and Social Sciences

PG6011 Digital Skills for Research Postgraduates in the Humanities and Social Sciences

PG7002 Professional Training of Research Postgraduates in the Humanities & Social Sciences

PG7003The PhD II: From Development to Completion

PG7027 Workplace Professional Training Module: Glucksman Futures

 

PG7028 PhD Internship (for College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences)

 

Business and Law

PG6003 Teaching and Learning Module for Graduate Studies

PG6012 Scholarly Approaches to Teaching and Learning in Higher Education

 

Medicine and Health

PG6003 Teaching and Learning Module for Graduate Studies

PG6012 Scholarly Approaches to Teaching and Learning in Higher Education

 

Science, Engineering and Food Sciences

PG6001 STEPS - Scientific Training for Enhanced Postgraduate Studies

PG6003 Teaching and Learning Module for Graduate Studies

PG6012 Scholarly Approaches to Teaching and Learning in Higher Education

PG6014 Scientific Outreach and Communication

Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences

PG7002 Professional Training of Research Postgraduates in the Humanities & Social Sciences

PG7003 The PhD II: From Development to Completion

PG7027 Workplace Professional Training Module: Glucksman Futures

PG7028 PhD Internship (for College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences)

College of Arts Celtic Studies and Social Sciences

PG7002 Professional Training of Research Postgraduates in the Humanities & Social Sciences

PG7027 Workplace Professional Training Module: Glucksman Futures

PG7028 PhD Internship (for College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences)

 

 

College of Science, Engineering and Food Science

PG7026 PhD Internship (for the College of Science, Engineering and Food Science) (5 credits)


Business and Law

PG7029 PhD Internship

College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences 

PG7027 Workplace Professional Training Module: Glucksman Futures

Science, Engineering and Food Sciences

PG7014 Creativity and Innovation for Research Students

 

PG7032 Marketing for High Technology Entrepreneurs Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences 

 

 

All Colleges

PG6018 Business Model Innovation Management

PG6019 Cloud Fundamentals

PG7026 PhD Internship (for the College of Science, Engineering and Food Science) (5 credits) 

PG7030 Technology Business Planning

PG7031 Creativity and Opportunity Recognition

PG7032 Marketing for High Technology Entrepreneurs

 

Suitable for all postgraduates in all disciplinary areas and in all Colleges

PG6021 English for Postgraduate Studies (Upper-Intermediate: B2+)

PG6022 English for Postgraduate Studies (Lower Advanced C1)

PG6023 English for Postgraduate Studies (Lower Advanced C1+)

All Colleges

ST6013 Statistics and Data Analysis for Postgraduate Research Students

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