Reviewing Your Final Draft

Before submitting your thesis for examination, you and your supervisors might want to review your final draft against the following checklist , to reassure yourselves that your thesis is likely to meet examiners’ expectations: How to meet…

Guidelines to PhD Examination

There's an important thing to keep in mind. Your examiners will have received guidelines for examining your thesis, so you need to be familiar with those guidelines. In broad terms, universities use similar guidelines for examining theses.…

What is a Thesis?

When I ask students to bring me a copy of a thesis from the library, they’ll come back with a 200 or 300 page document. ‘Thesis’ in this sense means the written product submitted at the end of the research project. We’ll refer to this as…