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Thesis Information: Introduction

What is this guide about?

Wordle: Thesis

This guide offers useful advice and support for these stages in your research thesis journey:

Introduction   Planning   Finding   Reviewing Literature   Copyright   Writing   Submitting   Publishing   Supervisors   Māori Postgraduates   Support

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Who should use this guide?

This guide is designed as a resource for the University Community. It will be especially relevant for:

  • Current Thesis, Dissertation and Honours Students
  • Thesis Supervisors
  • Subject Librarians

Engaging in postgraduate thesis study requires knowledge of the research process from developing a thesis topic, exploring and analysing the literature, conducting and interpreting the research, to crafting and publishing the thesis. 

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