Online course

Preparing to Succeed

Find out what it takes to be a successful postgraduate student at Deakin University.

Get the knowledge, skills and resources to study with confidence.

As a postgraduate student, Deakin is committed to helping you get the most out of your learning journey.

To get you started, we’ve put together this short introduction to postgraduate study at Deakin. This course will help to prepare you for success by setting you up with the knowledge, skills and resources you’ll need to confidently begin your postgraduate studies.

Already using FutureLearn? Join and sign in with your FutureLearn credentials.

New to FutureLearn? Join and register with FutureLearn. As this is your FutureLearn account, you may use your own email address.

When would you like to start?

  • Available now
    This course started 28 January 2019

Who is the course for?

This course is designed for postgraduate students who are commencing their studies.

Who will you learn with?

Liz Johnson

Professor Liz Johnson taught science in Australian universities for over 30 years. She is now Pro Vice-chancellor at Deakin University, helping teaching teams to create great learning experiences.

Who developed the course?

Deakin University is one of Australia’s largest universities with more than 61,000 students and over 15,000 online.