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    Hey guys, I would just like to find out from someone currently doing his/her PhD to shed some light (briefly) on what they actually do a daily-basis as a PhD. Preferably someone in Arts or Finance or any other social sciences!
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    I'm going out soon but I'll post tomorrow. Remind me if I don't.

    The very brief answer is it varies wildly both in terms of form and content.
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    Cool... Looking forward to hearing from you tomorrow... Is there anyone else?
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    If you know this site already then forgive me, but it can be very informative.

    http://www.postgraduateforum.com/
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    (Original post by Dawhizzy)
    Hey guys, I would just like to find out from someone currently doing his/her PhD to shed some light (briefly) on what they actually do a daily-basis as a PhD. Preferably someone in Arts or Finance or any other social sciences!
    "On a daily basis" and "first year" could be a bit tricky at the moment, as most of the PhD students who started in 2008 will have finished their first year by now. I'd have found that question easier to answer if you had asked me three months ago.:dontknow:
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    If you know this site already then forgive me, but it can be very informative.

    http://www.postgraduateforum.com/
    Thanks for the website link!
 
 
 

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