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Course Detail

RD203 - Reading Strategically and Analytically

Audience: All researchers (including staff and PhD students)

Preparation: Please bring with you an academic article / book chapter that you would like to read for your research, but which you haven’t read yet.

During the session we will discuss your current reading practice; sources of research literature; approaches to selecting and prioritising published material; what to look for in research papers; and, how you could apply these skills to make your reading more strategic. We will also discuss steps to reading critically and practise using your critical and analytical skills when reading.

Keywords: prioritising reading, analytical skills, critical skills


Provided by: Researcher Development


Date: Monday 4 November 2019

Venue: Queens W206 (ME), Queen's Building, Mile End

Time: 10:00 - 13:00


  • Dr F Panayidou