Frequently asked questions for examiners page 3 of 6 updated january 2018 4 do i need to keep the contents of the thesis confidential it is expected you will keep the contents of the thesis confidential until the student completes their degree. Format of thesis examination in accordance with australian government requirements, james cook university (jcu) requires both doctoral and research masters theses to be examined by at least two (2) and up to three (3) external examiners if an internal examiner is used, a total of three (3) examiners is required most theses are examined by two external examiners only examiners. What the examiners said in australia, a thesis must be submitted to three examiners: one in the university and two external, one of whom must be overseas. 2 together, and consequently how they are perceived by others the significance of culture and identity has intensified since the 1980s because they are also the means by. Jakarta, 27 january 2016 look at the bright side the beauty of having to revise your phd thesis is that you have both the experience of writing and submitting, as well as rewriting and resubmitting the thesis no, you don't fail if you respond well so don't give up (ikong, my husband, 2 september 2014.
(source: hdr examinations policy) part two consists of in-depth comments and recommends changes to be made to the thesis note that examiners make recommendations they do not provide the final say the final recommendation, based on a review of the reports and your responses, will be made by your faculty’s associate. Examiners’ comments on the introduction chapter in theses 1 dr omer mahfoodh [email protected] [email protected] a talk to postgraduate students school of languages, literacies & translation, usm april 01, 2014 outline 2 1introduction 2thesis structure 3thesis examination: procedures 4thesis. Ii the degree be awarded after specified minor corrections have been made to the thesis, nd/a or corpus of creative work, and subject to satisfactory performance at the oral examination iii the degree be awarded after revisions have been made to the thesis , and/or corpus creative work, to the of satisfaction of the examiner or nominee, and.
During your viva a viva is an academic interview at which your examiners will be looking for an understanding of the subject matter of your thesis, an appreciation of its significance to established knowledge in the field, and an. Responding to examiners’ feedback april 1, 2014 march 28, 2014 i finally got my three examiners’ reports on my thesis this week, after just over 3 long months of waiting i have been joking that i have been through something like the 5 stages of grief waiting an extra 5 weeks because examiner 3 was late with her report. Guidelines for examiners thesis assessment report doctor of philosophy doctor of business and administration doctor of clinical psychology doctor of education all doctoral candidates at massey university will present four bound copies of their thesis for examination three examiners are normally involved.
Thesis examiners the following information is intended for examiners involved in a thesis examinationinformation about examiner requirements, the honorarium and the expected timeline for completion of the examination process is presented examiner guidelines for thesis re-examination information for examiners pdf rtf/doc. Written examination the examiner's report each examiner is required to: write an independent report on the thesis and make a recommendation of assessment both are sent directly to the school of graduate research and are submitted to the postgraduate research committee for approval the examiner should write the report in confidence and may not confer with other examiners. Comments of the examiners relating to the changes they propose 331 if, in the opinion of the examiners, the thesis is adequate but defective in minor ways which do not require it to be resubmitted for examination, they may require the candidate to make such amendments to the thesis as will remove the defects indicated, to the satisfaction of.
A thesis submitted for examination for a phd or master by research is examined by three (phd) or two (master) examiners external to uwa each examiner provides a report to the board of the graduate research school, which then classifies the thesis in classifying the thesis, the board takes into consideration all the examiners' reports. 1 document: a save date: 29/09/2011 page ‘good’ qualitative analysis – examiners’ views abstract this paper offers postgraduate candidates whose research relies on analysing qualitative data some. The requirements for each type of phd are provided in the guidelines for examiners to assist you with your assessment a written doctoral thesis will normally comprise of 80,000 words the exegesis accompanying an artefact thesis is normally 20,000 words for a doctoral thesis the maximum length of a masters by research program is 2.
Researchers have studied how examiners approach a thesis and what they think a good one is this research tells us a lot about how to write a thesis the key papers used in this presentation are: mullins, g and kiley, m (2002) it's a phd not a nobel prize studies in higher education, vol 27, no4.
Final thesis incorporating comments from defense, as well as list of examiners, is submitted within 1 week of defense 12 payment of remuneration and ta/da to external examiners after thesis defense 13 award of degree on approval by chairman, senate 1 synopsis submission phd thesis evaluation process is initiated by submission of a thesis synopsis, followed by the full thesis. Students may elect to defend or amend certain sections of the thesis based on comments from examiners students are required to complete the revisions and forward the revised thesis and summary document to the relevant faculty research office by the date nominated by the orgs the associate dean (research and research. Doctoral thesis submission for examination below is an overview of the thesis submission process to submit your thesis for examination you must: submit a pdf of your thesis to the postgraduate office and we will send it to your thesis examiners if you would like help on how to format your thesis take a look at the library's webpage on the format of a thesis. What examiners do: what thesis students should know clinton golding, sharon sharmini and ayelet lazarovitch higher education development centre, university of otago, dunedin, new zealand.