The Three Minute Thesis (3MT) is an academic competition celebrating the exciting research conducted by doctoral candidates.
Developed by The University of Queensland (UQ), the competition cultivates your academic, presentation, and research communication skills. Presenting in a 3MT competition increases your capacity to effectively explain your research in three minutes, in a language appropriate to a non-specialist audience. Competitors are allowed one PowerPoint slide, but no other resources or props.
Each competitor will be assessed on the judging criteria listed below. Each criterion is equally weighted and has an emphasis on audience.
Check back in early May for the exact dates for the competition and to complete the registration for the 2019 ACU Heats.
Please direct any questions to Catherine Jones at HDR.Projects@acu.edu.au
Heats will be held late June/early July.
The ACU Final will be held late August/early September.
Date: Friday 4 October
The winner of each heat will win a prize to the value of $250
Winner: TBA plus entry in the 2019 Asia-Pacific 3MT Competition
People's Choice: TBA
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