Supervision FAQs:

Q: Is supervision an act or instance of directing?

A: Yes, and managing, or oversight.

Q: Is supervision aiding and guiding of a postgraduate research student, graduate student, or undergraduate student, in their research project?

A: Yes, offering both moral support and scientific insight and guidance.

Q: Is supervision overseeing the work of staff?

A: Yes.

Q: Is supervision the act or function of overseeing something or somebody?

A: Yes.

Q: Is supervision a "supervisor"?

A: Yes, but does not always have the formal title of supervisor.