Plan your dissertation

The first question you should ask yourself before you even consider putting pen to paper or fingertip to keyboard is, how do I structure my thesis or dissertation?

Having a clear vision of the structure of your thesis or dissertation will focus your mind and allow you to break your extended essay down into manageable pieces and coherently connect those pieces. A well planned and structured thesis or dissertation is both easier to write and easier to read.

Discover how to structure your:

  • Title Page
  • Abstract
  • Table of Contents
  • List of Figures
  • List of Tables
  • Introduction
  • Methods
  • Results
  • Discussion
  • Conclusions
  • Recommendations
  • Acknowledgements
  • References
  • Appendices

Have you ever assembled a piece of flat-pack furniture? Yes!

Then you know that following the instructions is the best course of action.

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How to structure a thesis or dissertation

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