SWINBURNE 3MT THESIS
Higher degrees by research students have three minutes to present a compelling oration on their thesis topic and its significance in language appropriate to an intelligent but non-specialist audience. Eligibility Active PhD and Professional Doctorate Research candidates who have successfully passed their confirmation milestone including candidates whose thesis is under submission by the date of their first presentation are eligible to participate in 3MT competitions at all levels, including the Asia-Pacific 3MT competition. Join us to see Swinburne’s student finalists compete on 22nd September! Emily Petroff – Astronomy in the blink of an eye: Was the thesis topic, key results and research significance and outcomes communicated in language appropriate to a non-specialist audience?
Poetry and song lyrics are not permitted to be used as a tool to deliver the 3MT as a whole and their use to be very limited. No additional electronic media e. Did the PowerPoint slide enhance the presentation – was it clear, legible, and concise? Health and wellbeing ChemWatch Checklists and forms Accident and hazard reporting. Was the thesis topic, key results and research significance and outcomes communicated in language appropriate to a non-specialist audience?
Q – Can palm cards or speech notes be refered to during a presentation?
Did the speaker have sufficient stage presence, eye contact and vocal range; maintain a steady pace, and have a confident stance? Further elaboration on the judging criteria can be found on the 3MT rules and judging criteria web page.
The fastest events in the Universe Runner Up: Poetry and song lyrics are not permitted to be used as a tool to deliver the 3MT as a whole and their use to be very limited. Winner and People’s Choice: Q – Can sound or video be used during a presentation? Building external relations for the university 3MT winners may go on to represent their university at national and international 3MT competitions which provides an excellent networking and professional development opportunity.
Judging criteria Communication style: Did the presenter convey enthusiasm for their research?
Asia-Pacific 3MT Competition – Three Minute Thesis – University of Queensland
Competitors who are eligible on the date of their first presentation in their local competition will be considered eligible for the duration of that year’s competition. We are sure many of you have learned by now, it is always handy to be prepared when faced with the inevitable “so thedis is your thesis about? A – No additional electronic media e.
Places of worship Contact a chaplain Our Chaplains. Topics to explore About our service. Presentations are strictly limited to three minutes.
Swinburne Sarawak organises ‘Three-Minute Thesis’ competition
A – The Three Minute Thesis 3MT is a skills development activity that challenges Research Higher Degree students to explain their research project to a non-specialist audience in just three minutes.
Rules The presentation will be a talk accompanied only by a single static PowerPoint slide. Q – Can additional props be used during a presentation? Actors, Local Knowledge and Everyday Strategies.
Competitors whose awinburne exceeds three minutes will be disqualified. The presentation will be a talk accompanied only by a single static PowerPoint slide.
Back to Intranet events Date: The decision of the adjudicating panel is final. Was the presenter careful not to trivialise or generalise their research?
Three minute thesis competition. Swinbkrne who is actively enrolled in a PhD at Deakin University including candidates whose thesis is under examination can enter the 3MT competition. Previous 3MT finalists have benefited from invitations to a variety of other networking events following their participation in the competition. In preparing the slide, remember that ‘less is more’, it does not have to include text.
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Who is eligible to enter? Watch the finalist videos here Swinburne University Final Winner: Dr Gang Li gang. The participants will be competing to win prizes in the form of research grants ranging from RM to RM3, each to attend an international conference of their choice.