Title For Dissertation
“I know I’m good at writing so I can leave it to later”.
“I want to get everything sorted out in my mind before I start writing or I’ll just end up wasting my time re-writing”.
Reading the acknowledgements in other dissertations in your field will give you an idea of the ways in which different kinds of help have been appreciated and mentioned.
The contents pages will show up the structure of the dissertation.
You may also find the following Study Guides helpful: “The research is going well, so the writing should be straightforward - I can leave it until later”.
There is likely to be a required format for the title page in your discipline, so you need to check what that is.Although this is the first piece of writing the reader comes to, it is often best to leave its preparation to last as, until then, you will not be absolutely sure what you are introducing.The introduction has two main roles: This can lead logically into a clear statement of the research question(s) or problem(s) you will be addressing.You will need to check which style of reporting is preferred in your field.For example a scientific dissertation would probably have very clear separation between the results and the discussion of those results; whereas a social science dissertation might have an overall chapter called Findings, bringing the results and their discussion together.
This Study Guide addresses the task of writing a dissertation.