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Layla Cassim

Layla Cassim

    It's a case of supervising the supervisors
    It's a case of supervising the supervisors
    Professor Chrissie Boughey's response two weeks ago to my article in...
    Who supervises the supervisor?
    Who supervises the supervisor?
    The quality of postgraduate supervision is a major concern for students and universities need to pay urgent attention to the pivotal relationship...
    Secrets of postgrad success
    Secrets of postgrad success
    Postgraduate study can be exhilarating, but it can also be terrifying and overwhelming. The statistics on postgraduate students who do not complete...
    Secrets of postgrad success
    Secrets of postgrad success
    In my first article I said it is a good idea to start writing up your...
    Some of your questions answered
    Some of your questions answered
    Dr Layla Cassim's first two articles on postgraduate study elicited a flood of queries from students keen on (or anxious about) making the jump to...
    Supervising supervisors
    Supervising supervisors
    Many postgraduate students have difficulties with the supervision they receive, judging by the emails I received in response to my article in last...
    Secrets of postgrad success
    Secrets of postgrad success
    In last month's edition of Getting Ahead I discussed how important it is to choose your research supervisor carefully and to explore all...
    Secrets of postgrad success
    Secrets of postgrad success
    Postgraduate study can be exhilarating, but it can also be terrifying and overwhelming. The statistics on postgraduate students who do not complete...