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HDR Learning Skills iLearn unit 

The HDR Learning Skills iLearn unit holds recordings & slides from HDR workshops and seminars which have been presented at Macquarie University.Announcements of new courses and workshops are also made from this unit. Use your MQ OneID to self-enrol.

Academic Literacy for Research Students: self paced online unit 

Use your MQ OneID to self-enrol into the Academic Literacy for Research Students online unit designed to help HDR candidates improve their academic writing. While the focus is on writing in the social sciences, the content will also be useful to HDR candidates in the humanities and sciences.

Other online resources for research candidates 

Vitae: realising the potential of researchers: This set of resources on the Vitae website provides advice, courses and communities related to doing a PhD, supervising a PhD or working as a member of research staff.

Elsevier Early Career Resources: This set of resources features webinars, short videos and text information covering many aspects of research writing and publishing, and also advice on research career planning.

Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL): Need to brush up your English grammar? This site provides accessible instruction and online activities to improve your academic writing.

Epigeum Research Master Skills course: This iLearn unit has modules on research methods, writing & publishing, research integrity, research careers and more. Email HDR Learning Skills to request access.

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HDR learning skills 

Statistical consulting

Advice on data analysis and interpretation is available from MQ's Department of Statistics, E4A Room 529
Mondays 11am - 2pm (bookings preferred)
E: A/Prof Peter Petocz 
T: 61 2 9850 9174

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