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by ruby08
Sat Mar 03, 2018 10:54 am
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: 2018 Doctorate Application Progress thread
Replies: 517
Views: 146906

Re: 2018 Doctorate Application Progress thread

Hey guys, my drop down box for Manchester has disappeared too. Advice from last year was not to read too much into it either way; I think it just shows that they're preparing to release their responses soon. My progress so far: 2017 Liverpool > Liverpool Teeside > Teeside > Teeside Leeds UEA 2018 Li...
by ruby08
Wed Aug 13, 2014 11:36 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Research Experience...or lack of!
Replies: 11
Views: 4740

Re: Research Experience...or lack of!

People can get a bit obsessed with ticking boxes for the doctorate... Yes, I think this is exactly right and I am all too guilty of this. :oops: I guess I was thinking about trying to create a well-rounded application and I've fallen into the ticking boxes trap rather than focusing on what I have l...
by ruby08
Tue Aug 12, 2014 11:30 pm
Forum: Psychology degrees, conversions and postgrad qualifications
Topic: Conversion Course Info
Replies: 4
Views: 3485

Re: Conversion Course Info

Hi spmiller :) I also completed an MSc conversion course in 2011/12. I had no prior experience at this point. Half way through the MSc, I began working part time as a support worker with adults with learning disabilities. Following graduation I continued to work there full time and also worked on th...
by ruby08
Tue Aug 12, 2014 7:29 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Research Experience...or lack of!
Replies: 11
Views: 4740

Re: Research Experience...or lack of!

Thanks for the replies, everyone! :) It is comforting to know that skills picked up through academia/clinical practice are still valued in the absence of a Research Assistant post! Just as a side note - my MSc was actually a conversion course...does this detract from it's value as post-graduate stud...
by ruby08
Mon Aug 11, 2014 11:13 pm
Forum: Clinical Doctorate Application Process
Topic: Research Experience...or lack of!
Replies: 11
Views: 4740

Research Experience...or lack of!

Hello everyone! :D I am a newbie here, although I have been reading the board for quite some time and have found it to be really helpful so thank you! I have searched through the board looking for a thread about research experience (or lack of in my case)...I can see lots of posts from people with a...