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Preparing for Your Viva: Successful Strategies for Planning & Performance

  • Foundling Museum 40 Brunswick Square England, WC1N 1AZ United Kingdom (map)

Foundling Museum, London

Have you submitted your thesis, or are you close to completion? This one-day workshop is designed to guide you through the process of preparing for your viva and giving your best possible performance on the day.

Through activities, discussion, and short training sessions, you’ll learn lots of techniques for successfully defending your thesis. We’ll also stage some mock vivas to get you used to the format in a supportive environment.

By the end of the session you’ll have:

  • An understanding of the purpose and format of a viva

  • Techniques for preparing your research material

  • Sample viva questions to practice

  • Experience of a mock viva