Further Information

If you have any questions about the GRS Calendar of Events please contact one of the Graduate Education Officers.

The Calendar is constantly updated as is correct as of JUL 2017.

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UWA provides you with a wide range of resources, training and professional development opportunities.

Your school allocates resources to you during your studies.

Other resources are available to all research students through the Graduate Research School or other central sources at the University such as the UWA Library, Student Services, Research Services and the Careers Centre. These resources include online materials, face-to-face lectures, seminars, workshops, and individual consultations. Many of these events are listed in the GRS Calendar of Events.

You can also access a range of external resources, including a series of online courses offered by UWAextension


A range of training and professional development opportunities are listed below.

  1. Writing and communication skills development
  2. Research skills development
  3. Professional development

Writing and communication skills development

Research Proposal

Literature review

Academic writing and thesis writing


Writing papers

Research skills development

Getting started

Software training and support

Statistical support

Data management and research metrics

  • UWA library toolkits: Research data management and Open access
  • 23 (research data) things: Self directed learning about research data
  • UWA library workshops: Research impact and research profiles, research metrics

Research conduct and compliance

  • GRS Seminar: Research conduct
  • UWA Animal ethics welfare and science (PAWES) course
  • UWA Safety courses: lab, laser & radioisotope safety, diver & snorkeler assessment, 4WD training

Professional development


Innovation and enterprise