Charles Sturt University
Charles Sturt University

Charles Sturt University Higher Degree by Research Candidates Information Guide

Contents

WelcomeWelcome to CSU.  About the HDR Guide
Key StaffHDR Supervisors, Faculty Associate Deans & Sub Deans, Research Office staff
HDR Governance & RegulationsRegulations & Governing Committees
Initial Steps in Your CandidatureStep by Step Guide to Getting Started in your Candidature
Your Supervisory TeamYour Supervisory Team, Expectations and Responsibilities & Concerns Processes
Responsibilities of HDR CandidatesGeneral Expectations and Responsibilities of Students
Probation & Key MilestonesKey Milestones Expected and Probation Conditions 
Research Support ServicesDetails and links to Research Support Services and Resources to Help You
English Language SupportAn English Skills Advisor can help you improve your English Language Skills
Scholarship OpportunitiesScholarship Schemes
Professional DevelopmentA myriad of PD (professional development) to support HDR candidates and Researchers
Research ProposalA plan for your research
EthicsEthics and Safety Requirements and how they relate to the Research Proposal
Literature ReviewA literature review summarises, interprets, and critically evaluates existing "literature"
Progress & Progress ReportsYour plan for progressing your HDR
Your ThesisThe Nature of the Thesis
Intellectual Property You own the Intellectual Property which you invent 
Library ServicesLibrary Services offer Professional Development, Support Services & Resources
Copyright Information & Resources to understand the Implications of Copyright
Utilising ITA range of Services & Resources to Support Candidates
Appointment of Examiners The Appointment Process 
ExaminationThe Examination Process & Examiners Reports
Graduation RequirementsRequirements following Examination
GraduationInformation about Graduation Services
Publication & AuthorshipYou are morally and ethically obliged to publish from your research
HDR Essentials
The Research Office (home)The Home page of the Research Office
Associate & Sub Deans (Graduate Studies)A list of the Associate & Sub Deans (Graduate Studies) and their responsibilities
Associate & Sub Deans (Research) A list of the Associate & Sub Deans (Research) and their responsibilities
Policy & ProceduresLinks to Key Policies & Procedures for Researchers, Research Candidates & Supervisors
Forms & GuidesLinks to Forms & Guides for Researchers, Research Candidates & Supervisors
Key ContactsA list of Key Contacts