Register of dissertations the register contains research projects conducted by students enrolled in history programs at canadian universities, either at the masters or phd level find the list of theses by title, author name, university, the year that the thesis was undertaken or completed search the register of dissertations. Digital dissertation guidelines traditionally, a text-based narrative dissertation has served as the signature capstone element of the doctoral research degree in history developments in digital publication platforms and digital history methods have increasingly made it possible for graduate students to produce a. Candidates for the phd in history may examine african, asian, european, latin american, or us history in a world historical context the program emphasizes mentoring of students in their courses, supervised teaching, and in the doctoral dissertation systematic training in theory and methodology and preparation for. The dissertation is expected to be a mature and competent piece of writing, embodying the results of significant original research physical requirements for preparing a dissertation (ie, quality of paper, format, binding, etc) are prescribed online in the guide for the preparation of theses and dissertations a copy is also. Phd candidates: you are welcome and encouraged to deposit your dissertation here, but be aware that 1) it is optional, not required (the proquest deposit is required) and 2) it will be available to everyone on the internet there is no embargo for dissertations in the unl digitalcommons master's candidates: deposit of your. The scheduling form must be submitted at least 2 weeks (preferably 3) in advance of the defense of the doctoral dissertation and at least one week in advance of your defense will not be scheuled without an emailed approval from your major professor to [email protected], at least 2 weeks prior to the defense (1 week for.
See the programme catalogues for the 2-year masters in history the 3 thesis years: admission to the phd level is subject to approval from a panel that reviews candidates' academic record and the quality of their research paper to assess their ability to pursue this research programme the application process is open to. Suggested topics for master of arts and phd theses in history the following staff members have listed a range of topics which may be of interest for postgraduate students to pursue. Delimitation of the subject, objectives of the dissertation the aim of this doctoral dissertation is a historical linguistic and onomastic investigation of place names in the founding charter of the garamszentbenedek abbey the benedictine abbey of garamszentbenedek was founded by king géza i in bars county by. The dissertation during the next period of graduate work—the period the graduate catalog terms the later special phase—students research, write, and defend their doctoral dissertations throughout these semesters, they enroll in the course 510:701-702 'research in history', for a total accumulation of twenty- four.
Friday 26 january 2018 3-430pm, room 6, faculty of history lecturers, potential supervisors, current students, and special collections staff will be on- hand to answer all your questions come for as little or as long as you like all undergraduates welcome doing a dissertation ii: online research resources friday 9 march. A thesis or dissertation is a document submitted in support of candidature for an academic degree or professional qualification presenting the author's research and findings in some contexts, the word thesis or a cognate is used for part of a bachelor's or master's course, while dissertation is normally applied to a.
Another examiner enjoyed a thesis on “cult” but wondered why there were no references to madonna, grading it as requiring major corrections so that madonna references could be inserted throughout the script examiners have entered turf wars about the disciplinary parameters separating history and. The dissertation can no longer be defended fabrizio costantini for the chronicle alex galarza, a phd student in history at michigan state u, works on an interactive digital dissertation on soccer clubs of the 1950s and 60s in buenos aires by stacey patton february 11, 2013 the dissertation is broken, many scholars. Captain francisco de cuéllar was a military officer who served in the armed forces of the spanish monarchy during the late sixteenth century he is known to irish history through a remarkable account (carta) that he composed from mars to kassandra: the memorialisation of world war i in the work of otto dix murray.
Though page number is obviously far less important than the content and quality of one's work, it is nevertheless very common for phd candidates to obsess over the length of their theses how many pages should it be how long are other people's theses short answer: it varies and by more than you. The world politics and statecraft fellowship program is an annual grant competition to support phd dissertation research on american foreign policy, international relations, international security, strategic studies, area studies, and diplomatic and military history the fellowship's objective is to support the. The dissertation represents the culmination of years of graduate training for many, the pages of the dissertation are stained with blood, sweat and tears and coffee and more tears since 1882, when the first dissertation was presented to the history department for doctoral qualification at yale, hundreds of scholars have. This thesis examines the place, influence, and deployment of archaic greek thought in sophocles' extant tragedies, paying close attention to the ethical and theological content of the plays as well as to their dramatic ritualising the dead : decorated marble cinerary memorials in the context of early imperial culture and art.
Dissertations since 2009, we have published the best of the annual dissertations produced by our final year undergraduates and to award a 'best dissertation of the year' prize to the best of the best best dissertations of 2017 best dissertations of 2016 best dissertations of 2015 best dissertations of 2014 best. Writing a great dissertation is the goal of every student's doctoral training after passing their comprehensive exams, students form a dissertation committee, write a dissertation proposal, and move forward on their research ideally, students spend their fourth year doing archival research and their fifth year writing their.
In the third year doctoral students prepare a dissertation prospectus and present it at the prospectus conference, which is held yearly during the third week in january the conference is a forum in which students share their ideas with faculty and colleagues, and receive suggestions as they begin to research and write their. Master of arts in history (full dissertation) once this module is finalised, the student may then proceed to register for the research component (ie a dissertation) unisa's admission policy has changed and you are now required to submit a detailed research outline for each master's and doctoral qualification for which. Course requirements the phd in history requires a total of 60 credits, 18 of which must be dissertation credits preference will be given to applications submitted before january 31st for admittance in the upcoming fall semester no applications will be considered after march 31st if you wish to be considered for a.
We plan to invite up to eight doctoral students from each side of the atlantic to discuss their dissertation projects the organizers welcome proposals on any aspect of nineteenth- and twentieth-century german history doctoral students working in related fields and disciplines – especially modern jewish history, art history. I have compiled a very solid list of the 12 most famous phd theses (plural of thesis) in history do realize that this list includes 'phd theses' and not books/ volumes (so principia by newton doesn't count) this list is based entirely upon my general knowledge, so pardon me if i am limited in my insight also. Every phd student in history is required to offer three fields for his/her candidacy examination these fields must be chosen from different areas of study the field in which the student proposes to write a thesis is classified as the major field one of the minor fields may be taken in an extra-departmental ancillary. The international comission for the history and theory of historiography is offering a prize ($500) for a doctoral dissertation on any subject in the following fields: historical theory, history of h.