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The aim of this page is provide advice and support for thesis-writing.

Guides[edit | edit source]

Universities and disciplines usually have their own specific guidelines about the process and requirements for a thesis. Example guides include:

Purpose[edit | edit source]

The purpose of a thesis is generally to make an original contribution to academic knowledge and often also to award the author of the thesis with an official 'degree' (or part of a 'degree') where the thesis is undertaking as a learning exercise.

Thesis sections[edit | edit source]

In general a Thesis follow an extended variation of an IMRaD structure. Typical sections include:

Pre-pages[edit | edit source]

  • Title
  • Table of contents
  • Table of tables
  • Table of figures
  • Abstract

Introduction[edit | edit source]

Method[edit | edit source]

Results[edit | edit source]

Discussion[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

Appendices[edit | edit source]

See also[edit | edit source]

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Explanatory notes[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

External links[edit | edit source]