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The structure of a dissertation

Possible structure of a dissertation (page 143-147)

  1. Title page
  2. Acknowledgements
  3. List of contents
  4. An abstract
  5. Introduction
  6. Literature review
  7. Research methods
  8. Results
  9. Discussion
  10. Conclusion
  11. Appendices
  12. References/bibliography

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Checklist of: issues to consider for writing up a piece of research

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