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Finding your way through

This session aims to encourage students to start identifying some of the personal and professional challenges, through the creation of a supportive group for students new to Brunel and in many cases new to the UK. The aim is also to ease transition through exploration of colliding worlds of experience.

Aimed at

Researchers (early stage, mid stage, final stage), Research staff



Key learning outcomes

By the end of this session participants will:
  • Feel more encouraged, less isolated and more confident

  • Establish a more realistic perspective on doing a research degree

  • Develop creative solutions to personal or study obstacles

  • Use experience and confidence gained in the group to go on and build a network of friends and support

Presented by

Alan Clarke, Brunel Counselling Service

Session outline and aims

In this session, you will have the opportunity to be listened to and to speak.

Specific skills focused on in this session

Inter and intrapersonal skills

Health and Safety and general notice

Participants are expected to respect the confidentiality of the discussions.

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Brunel 3D Development Tool

Develops the following:

Skills needed to develop your research and career

Researcher Development Framework (RDF) Competencies

Develops skills relevant to the following domains of the RDF:

This workshop is provided by

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