Supervision of Higher Degree Students —Problem Areas and Possible Solutions

Moses I. (1984) Supervision of Higher Degree Students —Problem Areas and Possible Solutions. Higher Education Research & Development, 3 2: 153-165. doi:10.1080/0729436840030204

Author Moses I.
Title Supervision of Higher Degree Students —Problem Areas and Possible Solutions
Journal name Higher Education Research & Development   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 1469-8366
Publication date 1984-01-01
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.1080/0729436840030204
Volume 3
Issue 2
Start page 153
End page 165
Total pages 13
Subject 3304 Education
Abstract Supervision of postgraduate students remains an area of concern to university administration, to supervisors, to student unions and the individual research student. Many studies have examined student dissatisfaction with supervision. However, there is also considerable uneasiness among academic staff about the extent of their supervisory role and functions. In a series of workshops in several tertiary institutions problem areas were discussed with supervisors, both experienced and inexperienced; and practices and strategies were explored which facilitate effective supervision. Those provisions for and approaches to supervision which supervisors have found to be effective are presented and discussed as they apply at the institutional, departmental or individual level.
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status Unknown

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