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Research Skills training program at the Doctoral School

Some Ph.D. programs at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid regulated by RD 99/2011 for doctoral studies in Spain require the completion of 6 credits of cross-curricular training.

Registration fees: 49,84 € per credit, unless indicated otherwise or scholarship coverage. 

 

Registration

 

To register for a course, submit your application form to gestiondoctorado@uc3m.es, indicating "Formación transversal" on the subject line. 

Additionally, for English courses (Practice your dissertation's oral exam-the Viva Exam, Academic Writing in English, Make texts "sound" more natural in English and Dissertation Writing Skills in English), fill out this questionnaire to state your English level, which must be validated by the course lecturers before admission. 

 

Application deadlines

 

  • September 4:

Practice your dissertation's oral exam (the Viva exam) 

Autogestión emocional eficaz (NO MORE PLACES AVAILABLE)

Presentaciones eficaces (NO MORE PLACES AVAILABLE)

 

  • October 16:

Iniciativa emprendedora y creación de empresas

Research Design with Idea Puzzle

Dissertation Writing Skills in English

Trabajo en equipo y gestión del conflicto

 

Uso y gestión de las fuentes de información (NO MORE PLACES AVAILABLE)

Academic Writing in English (NO MORE PLACES AVAILABLE

Make texts "sound" more natural in English (NO MORE PLACES AVAILABLE)

 

  • December 14:

Seminario El Almendro 2020

 

  • Application period open permanently throughout the semester:

Seminario Junior 2020-2021

Reflexiones transversales en ciencia: la importancia de más y mejor ciencia

FIRST SEMESTER 2020-2021

 

All courses, seminars and workshops will be conducted online.

All schedules according to Spanish peninsular time zone.

 

Course / Seminar / Workshop September October November December
Week (school days) 15-19 21-25 28-2 5-9 12-16 19-23 26-30 2-6 9-13 16-20 23-27 30-4 7-11 14-18 21-22
Practice your dissertation's oral exam (the Viva Exam)
2 credits
English
Lecturer: Juan Camacho
Places available: 8

Course description
W16,
F18


16:00-18:30
M21,
W23,
F25

16:00-18:30
M28



16:00-18:30
                       
Autogestión emocional eficaz
2 credits
Spanish
Lecturer: Mercedes Cavanillas
Places available: 20

Course description
  Tu22,
W23,
Th24

9:00-11:30
Tu29,
W30,
Th1

9:00-11:30 
                       
Presentaciones eficaces
2 credits
Spanish
Lecturer: Mercedes Cavanillas
Places available: 20. NO MORE PLACES AVAILABLE.

Course description
      Tu6,
W7,
Th8

9:00-12:00
Tu13,
W14,
Th15

9:00-12:00
                   
Uso y gestión de las fuentes de información
2 credits
Spanish
Lecturers: Francisco Javier Calzada y Antonio Serrano.
Places available: 20. NO MORE PLACES AVAILABLE.

Course description
            Tu27,
Th29

9:30-
12:00
Tu3,
Th5

9:30-
12:00
Tu10,
Th12

9:30-
12:00
Tu17,
Th19

9:30-
12:00
Tu24,
Th26

9:30-
10:30
       
Academic Writing in English
2 credits
English
Lecturer: Eoin Higgins
Places: 10. NO MORE PLACES AVAILABLE.

Course description
                Tu10,
Th12

17:00-19:00
Tu17,
​Th19

17:00-19:00
Tu24,
​Th26

17:00-19:00
Tu1,
​Th3

17:00-19:00
     
Make texts "sound" natural in English
2 credits
English
Lecturer: Juan Ignacio Durán
Places available: 8. NO MORE PLACES AVAILABLE.

Course description
                        To be deter​mined
(December 9
through 22)

15:00-17:00
Iniciativa emprendedora y creación de empresas
2 credits
Spanish
Lecturers: Mª Jesús Nieto, Alicia Rodríguez and Mª José Herrero
Places available: 20

Course description
                      W2


10:00-
14:00
W9


10:00-14:00
M14,
W16,
F18

10:00-14:00
 
Workshop: Research Design with Idea Puzzle
1 credit
English
Lecturer: Ricardo Morais
Places available: 20
Free registration

Workshop description
                        Th10

10:00-
14:00
Th14

10:00-
14:00
 
Seminario El Almendro 2020
1 credit
English/Spanish
Coordinator: Javier Rodríguez
Unlimited places
Free registration

Seminar description
                            Tu22

9:00-
14:00
Seminario Junior 2020-2021
2-3 credits
English/Spanish
Coordinators: to be determined
Unlimited places
Free registration

Seminar description
Check the seminar's website for updates.
    F2   F16   F30   F13   F27   F11    
Webinar series: Reflexiones transversales en ciencia: la importancia de más y mejor ciencia
1 credit per webinar series
Spanish
Coordinator: José Manuel Torralba
Unlimited places
Free registration

Seminar description
Online pre-recorded activity

 

 

 

Course / Seminar / Workshop Enero Febrero
Week (school days) 11-15 18-22 25-29 1-5
Dissertation Writing Skills in English
2 credits
English
Lecturer: Eoin Higgins
Places available: 10

Course description
Tu12,
Th14

17:00-19:00
Tu19,
Th21

17:00-19:00
Tu26,
Th28

17:00-19:00
Tu2,
Th4

17:00-19:00
Trabajo en equipo y gestión del conflicto
1 credit
Spanish
Lecturer: Mercedes Cavanillas
Places available: 20

Course description
  Tu19,
Th21

15:30-18:30
Th26


15:30-18:30
 
Seminario Junior 2020-2021
2-3 credits
English/Spanish
Coordinators: to be determined
Unlimited places
Free registration

Seminar description
Check the seminar's website for updates.
F15   F29