COVID-19: Professional Development Programme Delivery

Please note that the Professional Development Programme will be delivered remotely for the reminder of the 2019/20 academic session. Wherever possible, we will be sticking to previously timetabled courses, however, please check programme/individual course pages for up-to-date information. Courses being delivered remotely will be clearly signposted on the website and should be booked in the usual way, using the online form.

It should be noted that not all courses on the programme are suitable for remote delivery, please contact the Graduate School if a course you are interested in is not currently available.


Dr Elena ForasaccoWorkshops in this programme will support participants with strategies and tips to become more efficient in communicating their research to their audience. Participants and tutors will share their knowledge, working together to enhance their skills and style.

This programme enables participants to better understand:

  • The importance of tailoring oral and written communications to the audience
  • What tools are available to enhance the researcher’s communication skills
  • How to be critical and how to communicate the researcher’s critical thinking
  • How to write a doctoral thesis following the Imperial College regulations