Thesis and dissertation format and processing guidelines students must submit the thesis or dissertation, with the required content pages, for the. Microsoft word for dissertations if you want an automatic table of contents you need to label all of your chapter titles and front matter. Discussion of theses and dissertations in the writing guidelines for given in the following link is a sample table of contents that shows where these sections. A doctoral dissertation makes an original contribution to knowledge, as defined in a discipline or an interdisciplinary domain and addresses a significant.
I:\common\son everyone\dissertation_thesis manuals\dissertation manual rev2015 table of contents page overview of the dissertation. Dissertation content guidelines for informatics masters students. 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. In this case volume i shall contain the whole of the dissertation chapters proper and volume ii the appendices the contents page in volume.
Contents¶ this is the university of california, davis mechanical and aerospace engineering doctoral dissertation of jason k moore _images/bear-6inpng. Students seeking higher degrees traditionally have submitted theses or dissertations to the graduate faculties of american universities in partial fulfillment of the. This pages details the required formatting for dissertations being bound by the library table of contents (view a sample table of contents) (how to create the. Generic structure for contents of thesis, dissertation or treatise name of thesis, dissertation or treatise chapter 1: name of first chapter . A thesis or dissertation [add proposal if appropriate] presented to the college of graduate and text text text text text text text text text table of contents.
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. 1signature page 2abstract (dissertation only) 3title page 4table of contents 5list of figures 6list of tables 7text 8bibliography 9curriculum vita. 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. 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.
One of the required page numbering changes for your thesis or i, ii, iii) for your introductory sections (abstract, table of contents), and then. 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. Content and arrangement sample contents page for a list of tables, figures or illustrations the appearance of your thesis or dissertation is important.
And requirements for electronic theses, treatises and dissertation still apply headings listed in the table of contents exactly match the headings in the. 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. Timelines for producing and submitting your dissertation or thesis table of contents not monitor the thesis or dissertation for mechanics, content, or style. Dissertation format review desire to make your research and writing a rewarding thesis/dissertation committee for the contents of the submitted document.
The table of contents ensures that the reader of your dissertation has an overview and can see on which page a certain. Page layout and printing of a masters dissertation or end of the list of figures), formatting of the contents and examples of the rear matter or. Dissertation formatting tips and tricks all instructions are how detailed the table of contents is up to you and your committee subheading.