Thesis Boot Camp 2017
Wednesday 25th January – Friday 27th January/ Cost: FREE
Guidance notes and application form: http://documents.manchester.ac.uk/display.aspx?DocID=30389
Are you planning on submitting your thesis by September 2017 but are finding it difficult to finish? Why not apply to Thesis Boot Camp, a no-time-for-procrastination, take-no-prisoners intensive writing event. Think you’ve got what it takes? Introductory sessions will include motivational talks, goal setting and strategies for writing quickly and writing well. Support staff will be on hand and catering will be provided to ensure an encouraging, distraction-free environment. This event is ideal for final-stage PGRs who are planning on submitting their thesis in the autumn of 2017.
Pre-requisites overview (further details are in the guidance notes)
- This event is open to PGR students from The Faculty of Humanities who are planning to submit their thesis between Sept-Dec 2017. Preference will be given to PGRs submitting by September 2017. If you are not submitting in Sept-Dec 2017 then DO NOT APPLY. There are many other writing events taking place throughout the year that are available for you to attend.
- In order to gain maximum benefit from this event, you will be required to complete several pre-event planning activities.
- You should have already written several sections of your thesis.
If you are interested in participating in Thesis Boot Camp please carefully read the guidance notes, complete the application form (link in guidance notes) and submit it by 12noon, Friday 2nd December 2016 to Dr Eljee Javier (firstname.lastname@example.org). Places are limited. Late applications will not be accepted.