• Many people find a taught Masters programme a steep learning curve. You will be making the transition to working at a more advanced level, involving more research, bringing greater 'criticality' to your reading and reflections. In a one-year Masters all this takes place over about 9 months, with a dissertation to complete at the end. Many of the resources in this A-Z will be helpful to you. Below are two that expressly consider the needs of Masters and research students.