Week 8

I attended a session titled ‘Project Management’, which was very useful! The tutor showed us some models and methods for applying a scientific model of corporate or programme management to an academic environment. Specifically, three factors, cost, time and scope, represented as the ‘Triple Constraint’ triangle model was interesting. It gives you a clear idea […]

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Week 7

I had another meeting with my supervisors this week. I have to finally start writing the literature review chapter of my thesis, which will be assessed in September. I am also working on a statement about the research plan. I am about to plunge into ‘writing’! Luca and I had our first Valentine’s Day together […]

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Week 6

Week 6 became a starting point to complete writing one chapter by this summer. I started using EndNote on my Macbook. I can’t still fully handle it, but I managed to integrate my new bibliography with an old version of it. I also started recording my reading diary and the summaries with Evernote. There is […]

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Week 5

Week 5 was tough for me, but I have learnt a lot and taken things positively. I need to improve a way of sending reports to my supervisors, for example: revise papers with tracked changes turned on after accepting comments, and leave what I have added to the paper clearly. I also need to spend […]

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