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Advancing Teaching and Learning Programme

Career Development Communication Skills Research Skills Teaching Skills

Thursday, 08 October 2020 to Thursday, 01 August 2024, 3pm - 6pm

Ready to develop your teaching skills at Oxford? The Advancing Teaching and Learning Programme leading to the award of Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, is now open to staff who meet the application criteria.

Writing a thesis

Communication Skills Research Skills

Monday, 14 December 2020 to Thursday, 01 August 2024, 9am - 9am

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Writing a transfer report

Communication Skills Research Skills

Monday, 14 December 2020 to Thursday, 01 August 2024, 9am - 9am

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MSD PLTO

Career Development Communication Skills Teaching Skills

Wednesday, 30 June 2021 to Thursday, 01 August 2024, 12am - 12pm

MSD’s Preparing for Learning and Teaching at Oxford (PLTO) has changed! You have the choice of attending specific teaching streams – ‘Taught Masters’ or ‘Tutorials’.

Fundamentals of Statistical Software and Analysis (FoSSA)

Research Skills

Tuesday, 01 August 2023 to Monday, 02 September 2024, 9am - 5pm

This MSD Skills training course consists of online pre-recorded videos and self-directed practical exercises arranged into 7 modules covering a wide range of statistical methods. All course content can be approached using the statistical programmes of R, Stata, or SPSS. Once registered with the course, all students are able to access content for whichever modules and statistical software programmes suit their needs. Each module contains approximately 2-hours of pre-recorded lecture material (split into short videos), one hour of practical content, readings in an online textbook and multiple choice quizzes.

Data analysis & visualisation in R for biologists, online

Research Skills

Wednesday, 19 June 2024 to Wednesday, 26 June 2024, 9.30am - 1pm

This interactive online MSD Skills training course is aimed at MSD postgraduate research students and staff with some programming experience in R who want to expand their skills in order to create reproducible analysis workflows and publication quality figures from biological data. In order to register to this course you are required to complete a short pre-course quiz on Canvas using your SSO login (the link is provide in the text below).

Transfer of status, online

Research Skills

Thursday, 27 June 2024, 10am to 12.30pm

This 2.5 hours interactive online MSD Skills training course is suitable for first year DPhil/MSc research students preparing for their first milestone; transfer of status.