tarabrabazon's podcast
Welcome to Tara Brabazon's Podcast. Popular culture. Media. Education. Media Literacy.

Tara and Steve offer concrete options and opportunities for PhD students and early career researchers when considering how to write their first refereed article.

Direct download: Your_first_articles.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:51pm VET

Tara, Steve and Anne probe what it means when the word 'educator' is replaced by 'teacher'?  Particularly, they probe the consequences of changing the language from 'early childhood educator' to 'early childhood teacher.'

Direct download: Anne_McLeod_45_-_Is_an_educator_a_teacher__Is_a_teacher_an_educator..mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:01pm VET

Steve and Tara introduce Mark Brown's mock confirmation of candidature.  They talk about the value of a mock event and how students can improve and learn through this process.  The podcast also includes Mark's live and raw mock CoC and how - in real time - he created improvement.

Direct download: Mark_Brown_13_-_Mock_Confirmation_of_Candidature.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:23pm VET

Tara and Steve talk about academic journalism as a mode and means of dissemination for scholarship.  When should academics consider journalism?  What are the challenges and pitfalls?  And - how can 'unpopular' topics gain momentum in popular culture?

Direct download: Academic_journalism.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:01pm VET

What are the reasons to choose to enrol in a research masters rather than a doctor of philosophy?  Steve and Tara talk through the differences for students, supervisors and examiners and - once more - recognize the key skill of time management in supervision.

Direct download: Should_I_do_a_research_masters_or_a_PhD.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:59pm VET

What happens to part-time PhD students through a milestone process?  Tara talks about the use and value of interim milestones

Direct download: Interim_Milestones.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:56pm VET

Tara talks about the final PhD Milestone that moves student from candidature to examination.  She also talks about this challenging moment for students and supervisors and strategies to make this easier.

Direct download: Milestone_3_-_The_Final_Thesis_Report.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:55pm VET

Tara talks about the 'difficult middle child' in the PhD Milestone Management System:  the mid-candidature review.  What are key tactics and strategies to enable completion of a PhD and success through the processes?

Direct download: Milestone_2_-_Mid-Candidature_Review.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:32pm VET

Tara introduces the first milestone in Flinders University's new Milestone system.  The first milestone - in the first year - is Confirmation of Candidature.

Direct download: Milestone_1_-_Confirmation_of_Candidature.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:57pm VET

Flinders University is introducing milestones in 2017.  Tara introduces a quick series on each of the milestones.  This first session asks why milestones are necessary, and their value to learning, teaching, students and supervisors.

Direct download: PhD_milestones_-_an_introduction.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:39pm VET