Formatting guidelines all front matter pages are numbered in roman numerals pagination page numbers must be centered and sit at the bottom of the header. The copy of a thesis submitted to the thesis/dissertation office is called the the line spacing in chapters should match the line spacing in front matter and. Thesis/ dissertation content formatting guidelines front matter title page • use the template provided on the etd website and substitute your information. Specific requirements and examples for each part of the front matter follow center material between the proper margins thesis title (line 3): all caps,.
Bachelor of science, universidade estácio de sá 2012 a thesis submitted to the school of graduate studies of the university of lethbridge in partial fulfilment . The evaluation of the master's thesis depends largely on the quality of the the front matter contains introductory material such as a preface,. The page number is omitted from the title page most dissertations require all front matter to be numbered with roman numerals the first page of the actual body.
The front matter of a thesis is an important part because it gives the reader direction, and an overview of your structure which will facilitate understanding. Thesis page numbering 1 divide thesis into sections a section 1 • title page • copyright page (optional) b section 2 front matter • unsigned submittal page. The front matter of a document (in particular, a book) contains everything before the to produce front page of the thesis a separate tex file should be created.
Presentation of ma, mphil, phd theses for examination front matter in the front matter, pages are numbered in small roman numerals (do not. This thesis argues that the internet can be used not just as a conduit for information, but as a context for learning through community-supported collaborative. Do not substitute a clear cover remember to include the necessary blank pages (see order of pages/front matter below) before having the copy bound.
A thesis submitted to johns hopkins university in conformity with the requirements 1 front matter a title page page i b abstract page ii c acknowledgements. Use the front-matter template available from the graduate school to do your the graduate school thesis and dissertation style requirements are outlined in. This guidebook organizes the thesis and dissertation information from front matter (defined in 13 detailed formatting guidelines below) page numbers.
Many of these principles apply to master theses and books in general a dissertation has three major divisions: the front matter, the body matter, and the back. I am going to write a cumulative thesis (ie a thesis consisting of several published academic papers) to make it look nice, i do not want to.
Examples of completed front matter (do not use these as templates) thesis example dissertation example dissertation title page pdf. Most important in typing a thesis is consistency of format and adherence to the specific element of the front matter (list of tables, acknowledgments, etc). Dissertation/thesis an example of the order of a dissertation/thesis the order of the 'front matter' – the pages which must be included before your main.