Unit 4: Completing your doctorate in a timely fashion

R10: Landmarks in Your Research Degree Programme - Annual Progress Review


In this session you will discuss & prepare for your:

  • Annual Progress Review (APR)
  • Confirmation of Research Programme

Facilitator: Dr Benjamin Halligan, Director of the Doctoral College

For 2023-24 R10 Landmarks in your research degree programme –APR and progression, R13 Reflecting on the research process- writing a thesis, and R21 Using photography in your research and in your thesis, are scheduled to run consecutively on the same days. To book use the Eventbrite link which will register you for all sessions, although you are at liberty to drop in and out of sessions as required. The times below refer to this session only.


Date Time Venue Booking link 
Wednesday 25th October, 2023 12noon -1pm Online Eventbrite Link
Monday 15th April, 2024 12noon - 1pm Online Eventbrite Link


Vitae RDF descriptors addressed in this session are:

Personal effectiveness (B)
This domain contains the personal qualities, career and self-management skills required to take ownership for and control of professional development.

  • Self-management (B2)

Research governance and organisation (C)
This domain contains the knowledge of the standards, requirements and professional conduct that are needed for the effective management of research.

  • Research management (C2)