This highly practical guide provides information that will help research students avoid needless mistakes. It informs and advises you about many of the important facets of postgraduate research, including:
Getting a PhD is an essential handbook for PhD students and provides plenty of useful advice for Masters students or undergraduates conducting a research project.
John A.Finn is Research Officer at Teagasc, Ireland,where he manages and supervises PhD students. He is also Visiting Researcher at University College Dublin.
1. Introduction 2. The PhD Research Degree 3. You and Your Supervisor 4. Project Management 5. The Literature Review 6. Writing the Thesis 7. Publishing Your Research 8. Examining the PhD 9. References