To develop our research postgraduate students with all-round capabilities to enhance their personal growth and career development, all research postgraduate students are required to take two Professional Development Courses (PDCs) as part of their program requirements.
University-level Professional Development Course
The university-level professional development course is composed of a series of workshops and modules covers the following themes:
- Professional Conduct
- Communication Skills
- Research Competency
- Career Development
Students are required to attend 3 hours training on Professional Conduct; and a minimum of 12 hours of elective activities/ workshops at the University level under the six designated themes.
Discipline-specific Professional Development Course
Students are also required to attend at least 13 hours of discipline-specific workshops/ seminars to equip themselves with the knowledge and skills required for development of their professional career. Please click here for more details.