Health Group HDR Candidature Requirements
Throughout your candidature, there are a number of administrative milestones you will need to complete. These milestones act by way of monitoring student progress and prompt discussion between student, supervisors & HDR Convenors.
With effect from 1 January 2014, HDR candidates are required to report on progress once per year through the completion of a relevant milestone or a progress report.
|Candidature Requirements||Timeline||Information & Resources|
|HDR Induction Program
||Compulsory for all commencing HDR Students within the first 6 months of candidature.
||Delivered through a face to face program.
|HDR Health and Safety Training
Health and Safety Induction - on commencement (then every 3 years thereafter).
Manual Tasks/Office Ergonomics - on commencement (then every 3 years thereafter).
Annual Fire Safety Training - on commencement (then annually thereafter).
|My Courses and Organisation at Learning@Griffith
|Early Candidature Milestone||Required at 6 months into your full-time PhD candidature.
||Refer to Health Early Candidature Milestone table for discipline, program specifics & forms.
|Confirmation of Candidature||Will occur 12 months into a full-time PhD candidature.
||HDR Confirmation of Candidature Requirements. There are no additional requirements for the Health Group.|
|Mid Candidature Milestone||Required at 24 months into your full-time PhD candidature.||
Only for candidates who were enrolled prior to 1 Jan 2017.
Current candidates who are confirmed in their candidature are encouraged to complete the Thesis & Candidature Review in lieu of the Mid-Candidature Milestone.
|Thesis and Candidature Review Milestone||Will occur 2.5 - 3yrs into a full-time PhD candidature.
Candidates admitted from 1 Jan 2017 and current candidates who are not yet confirmed in their candidature as at 1 Jan 2017 are required to complete this Milestone.
|Progress Report||HDR candidates are required to complete a progress report in the year(s) where a milestone report is not required.
||HDR review of progress|
|Publishing during candidature||Students admitted to candidature from 1 January 2011 are expected to have at least one peer reviewed output accepted for publication during candidature.||Publishing Requirements|
|Variations||Situations may arise during your candidature that requires a request for variation to your candidature arrangements. Please visit the myGriffith page on the Portal to access forms and student resources.||myGriffith|
|Candidature Duration|| Health candidature duration by program
||Candidature Duration Timeline|