Preparing for the viva

a PORT for Modern Languages tutorial

1 The PhD examination

Part of the PhD examination is the submission of the PhD dissertation. The second part is an oral examination, the PhD viva, in which you will be defending the outcome of your research project before two academic experts in your field. In the following sections of this tutorial, you can find out what the assessment criteria of the PhD are and what you have to expect on the day of your viva.

Prof. David Henn- PhD Viva Sound File (13.7 Mb):