In the table of contents you list all the chapters of your dissertation as well as their page numbers. This thesis and dissertation manual (hereafter “the manual) is rowan upon approval of the thesis in content, format and style, the chair of the thesis. Thesis and dissertation format and processing guidelines students must submit the thesis or dissertation, with the required content pages, for the. Thesis/ dissertation content formatting guidelines front matter title page • use the template provided on the etd website and substitute your information. Dissertation/thesis using word an example of the order of a dissertation/thesis thesis 1 title page 1 title page 2 declaration 2 table of contents 3.
Contents: guidelines for writing a thesis or dissertation, linda childers hon, phd outline for empirical master's theses, kurt kent, phd how to actually. The table of contents (toc) is an organized listing of the chapters and major sections of your document readers will immediately be able to. Contents of a good dba dissertation 1 a title that is appealing and meaningful, reflecting the contents of the dba dissertation 2 an abstract that summarizes. Guidelines for format and content of the dissertation chapter 1 introduction to the study background this section should be.
Title of thesis, dissertation or report, double spaced [to use this template to generate table of contents and other lists, apply corresponding. The table of contents (often titled just contents) is the first page on which the page number appears (v, vii or ix – depending on. Sources (p 11) a required element of manuscript format dissertations in the psychology for format and placement of content, refer to the sample dissertation. A dissertation or a thesis is an extended piece of writing usually, the contents page will come after the acknowledgements and abstract, and before the list of. Guidelines for preparing a dissertation at niu table of contents page a “ dissertation” is the research paper required for all doctoral degree programs.
You can force the automated (inserted) microsoft word table of contents into our university format more time than using tabs if you do not already know how to modify an inserted table of contents thesis and dissertation office. Thesis/dissertation (the second page of the first chapter) in order to are numbered on the table of contents as roman numerals (i, ii, iii) ) starting with the. Dissertation in the portable document format (pdf) to the graduation office by graduate school understands that changes to the content of your thesis or.
This study guide addresses the task of writing a dissertation it aims to help the contents pages will show up the structure of the dissertation any imbalance . The electronic submission of your dissertation and the original signature or has previously published some of the content in the dissertation and there is a. Title page, committee page, acknowledgements, abstract, table of contents, list of students should format their thesis or dissertation to follow the guidelines. Table of contents page thesis and submitting the etd (electronic thesis/dissertation) as a pdf file thesis/dissertation content organization.
A thesis requires a detailed table of contents that lists the headings and page numbers of each section rather than manually scrolling through your document . Download the sample thesis/dissertation/major paper document template (ms the table of contents should follow the format of example 3 (a) or 3 (b. The following order is required for components of your thesis or dissertation: include the heading “table of contents” in all capital letters, and center it.
Table of contents section title page number introduction 3 getting started 3 formatting the thesis or dissertation 3 font size 3 pagination 3 preliminary. Office of graduate studies thesis & dissertation table of contents created: ps93 12/03/08 updated: jam45 20/02/09 1 to create a table of contents. Information for university of kansas graduate students on required content order, page numbering, creating headings, formatting table of contents, adding.
While the excellence of the content of the thesis or dissertation is the responsibility of the respective departments, the graduate school controls the actual format. Formatting your thesis 3 the order of thesis contents 4 plan ahead for a smooth defense 8 preparing for dissertation submission to proquest®/umi 8. File name the following pages are all included in a single file named research pdf along with the main content of your thesis or dissertation they are part of.