Use the office hours set by your tutors; it's your time

What’s an office hour?

Stairwell conversation about office hours You: Hey Joe, what’s an “office hour”? Me: It’s a time when I’m in my office. You: Eh? Me: Sorry. It’s time reserved for students to visit. I’m in my office. I don’t make appointments. I’m there for drop-in visits from students. You: Yeah, but I can knock on your door whenever I want. Sometimes you’re in; sometimes, not. What’s…

Interview with Prime Minister

DSDP Interviews and Oral History (Doctoral School Training Workshop) | Homework

DSDP Interviews and Oral History (Doctoral School Training Workshop) | Homework Professor Joe Cain teaches this module at UCL Department of Science and Technology Studies (STS) for UCL Doctoral School.   This is a transcription exercise for ProfJoeCain’s “Interviews and Oral History” workshop. Instructions Listen to this 30-second audio clip (link to SoundCloud). Make a transcription. If it helps save a bit of typing, the…

Interview with Prime Minister

DSDP Interviews and Oral History (Doctoral School Training Workshop)

Professor Joe Cain teaches this module at UCL Department of Science and Technology Studies (STS) for UCL Doctoral School. Interviews and Oral History This practical course is designed for those wishing to use interviews and oral history as a strategy for data collection. This course aims (1) to improve skills for those wishing to create recorded interviews as part of their data gathering, (2) introduce…