Refugee and Forced Migration
What will I study?
You will have access to a range of academic and career development opportunities to widen your research perspectives and professional networks.
Choose from a tailored selection of required and optional masterclasses, seminars, student presentations, study circles and skills workshops. Available options may vary over each academic year.
You will be expected to commit approximately 2 hours every 2-3 weeks during each semester.
Masterclasses offered in 2018 were led by:
- Professor Nick Haslam, Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
- Gillian Triggs, Vice Chancellor's Fellow and former President of the Australian Human Rights Commission
- Erika Feller, Vice Chancellor's Fellow and former Assistant High Commissioner (Protection) at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
- Assoc. Professor Eva Alisic, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health
Skills Workshops offered include:
- Introductory full day workshop
- Writing and responding to journal review
- Abstract writing and presentation skills
- Research translation and communication workshop
You can also participate in conferences and social events.