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Arts & Creative Industries Subject Guide: The Research Landscape

This is the subject guide for the School of Arts & Creative Industries

The Research Landscape

Vitae : realising the potential of researchers

  • Vitae is the UK organisation championing the personal, professional and career development of doctoral researchers and research staff in highereducation institutions and research institutes.
  • The Vitae Researcher Development Framework is a major new approach to researcher development
  • Their Informed Researcher document available from their publications page provides an excellent guide to creating, locating and disseminating information

PhD Training, Skills and Supervision

  • Focussing on art and design subjects, this page has been made available by Ken Friedman, Professor of Design at Swinburne University of Technology, Australia.
  • It includes a recommended free guide to writing a PhD thesis in general by Professor Ron Adams of Victoria University, Melbourne, Demystify your Thesis.