Workshops and Events for Research Students

  • Research students will be invited to register for each session by email. Registration opens at least two weeks in advance of the scheduled event.
  • Spaces are limited on many of these sessions. We ask that you register for a space only if you are certain that you will attend.
  • There is a cost associated with running these sessions. Please contact if you need to cancel your place. 
  • The dates and times are provisional. Participants should check their DCU email account for any notifications in advance of each session. The location of sessions will be confirmed at the time of registration.
  • These sessions are non-accredited.
  • Queries should be sent to


Semester 2 Training Schedule 2021
  Delivery Time & Date Status Theme
March 2021        


The Importance of  Physical Exercise during COVID-19 

Dr Sarahjane Belton,
Head of School, Health & Human Performance

Online 11.00-12.00
5th Mar
Register Student Wellbeing


NVivo - Beginners Level

Mr Ben Meehan


Online 9.00-17.00
11th Mar

Fully Booked

Technical & Library Skills

NVivo - Intermediate Level

Mr Ben Meehan


Online 9.00-17.00
12th Mar
Register Here Technical & Library Skills
April 2021        


Writing in the Second Year

Dr Daniel Soule


Online 10.00-16.00 19th Apr   Communication Skills
May 2021        


Writing for Publication

Dr Daniel Soule


Online 10.00-16.00
5th May
  Communication Skills

Postgraduate Research Writing Group

Dr David McKinney

Delivered over SIX consecutive weeks: 
May: 19th, 26th and w/c 31st May
June: 9th, 16th and w/c 21st June

Further details available from Student Learning 

Note: dates are provisional and may be subject to change



  Communication Skills