Changes to candidature and scholarships. Master’s theses may not exceed 50 words. If your thesis includes any co-authored published work or co-authored work prepared for future publication including work co-authored by you and one or more of your supervisors you must also declare your contribution to the work. Complete a summary of your thesis, up to words, in StudentConnect. You will be notified in writing of the procedure for resubmission of a thesis.
This must be lodged along with an electronic copy containing a track change of your thesis. Updated Monday, 4 February, Please note that recent changes to the structure of the Faculty and Schools has prevented some students from accessing the online forms using StudentConnect. Most disciplines have recommended standard referencing styles. Title page You should include: Intellectual property and thesis confidentiality Further information about confidentiality and intellectual property can be found here. More details about the travel award are available here.
Please review the UWA Library advice on copyright if you have any concerns about use of third party materials. Table of contents 5. To be completed by doctoral students commencing after the 1 January after completing the first 12 months of full-time candidature or equivalent. A proforma for the front pages of your thesis that includes these declarations is available here. The Graduate Research School only have a small number of style and format requirements for theses.
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Electronic signatures are accepted but please do not use an Adobe ‘digital’ signature. Also arrange for one copy of your thesis to be temporarily bound. Schools are asked to contact the appropriate examiners to determine their willingness to examine.
Step four On receipt of all reports, the board decides on a classification.
You may be asked to write a report of thesis revisions when your thesis is returned after examination. Permanent binding As the Reid Library no longer requires a hard copy of the final version of your thesis, it is entirely up to you and your school to decide how many copies of your thesis you would like to be permanently bound.
Examiners are asked to provide a written report six weeks from the date of receipt of a thesis, however may request additional time. Any overseas travel research or personal leave. Staff are not permitted to provide further details of this process.
The thesis and a copy of the examiners’ reports are sent to the co-ordinating supervisor. If you do not currently have access to your student email please contact pgexam-grso uwa. Intellectual property and thesis confidentiality Further information about confidentiality and intellectual property can be found here.
Progress and annual reports Support for preparing an annual report can be found here. Also aim for a thesis that is logical and easy to read. Submission of thesis or other examinable work Further details about thesis submission and examination can be found here.
In some disciplines, PhD theses are shorter than 25, words. This must be lodged along with an electronic copy containing a track change of your thesis. The school will be contacted if the board requires school comments on the reports. Submit all items to the Graduate Research School. Application forms and guidelines for PhD and master’s candidature Research proposals Scholarship forms Confirmation of candidature Progress and annual reports Extension of candidature and scholarships Intellectual property and thesis confidentiality Leave for research end-user engagement Submission of thesis or other examinable work Thesis examination forms and guidelines Travel award Thesis allowance forms Relocation claim.
All co-authors must sign your authorship declaration, for two reasons: Step three The examination process normally takes four to five months, however due to the nature of the process, may take longer.
Theses are sent for examination as soon as possible after the nominated examiners are approved. Updated Thursday, 14 February, Use the Leave Form for all leave of more than 4 weeks thssis within Australia, including: The forms below can be completed online using StudentConnect.
A thesis may be presented submisssion the form of a typescript, as a published book or paper, or as a series of papers. If you are unsure whether or not the forms are working for your school, contact your Graduate Research Coordinator.
Please note that recent changes to the structure of the Faculty and Schools has prevented some students from accessing the online forms. See also the research proposal seminars held regularly throughout the year.
If you are unable to use the online form, please complete the hard copy form provided below.