Sign and submit the completed request for oral examination form together with an updated CV from the External Examiner for approval by the Dean as well as a copy of the Confirmation of Arm’s Length Status Form. Anyone in the world will be able to follow it live via YouTube. Write out your analysis even if you know it is highly imperfect. It’s worth looking at a few to get a sense of what is considered to be acceptable work. Also, be prepared to think about other possible topics that may be closer to your prospective advisor’s current interests or that may be more feasible at UVic.
You may hate your thesis by this point. Expect minutes of questions from each examiner. If you’re lucky, the changes will all be “editorial”: Often, you can do this reading under your supervisor’s guidance, write some preliminary papers, and get credit for the work as a Directed Readings course. There is no way of knowing what you will be asked, but you can prepare in a few ways. Your thesis or dissertation will be placed in the University of Victoria’s electronic collection, UVicSpace.
If you have a complete draft and are getting pertinent comments from your committee members, you are likely to find that you can make extensive revisions eefence quickly.
Full details are available in the calendar. Skip to secondary navigation. Return to global menu. Skip to page content. Return to primary navigation. Revise final draft and prepare for defense August: Skip to global menu. Return to secondary navigation. Skip to secondary navigation. Convocation occurs twice a year in June and November.
Six months work is enough to bring your thesis to a successful conclusion. You may find yourself doing a great deal of re-writing at this stage. Make all revisions after the defense. Preliminary thesis proposal and work plan: There are a number of workshops to help you uvid your thesis preparation, writing and management.
You will need to do a good deal of background reading to prepare yourself for your thesis research. The latter might consist of a doctoral dissertation, a devence report or a long piece of investigative journalism.
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Check with Defene Admission and Records not Accounting to be sure that you do not owe any money to the University. Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email. Remember that a Master’s program is designed for full-time students. The defense will last about 2 hours. Answer as best you can. The detailed proposal should be written in a way that you can incorporate a sizeable chunk of it into the final version of your thesis.
That’s what happens when you do research and develop a fuller understanding of the matter you are investigating. However, if you’ve already applied, but know that you will not meet the requirements to graduate on time, notify the Graduate Admission and Records Office.
Continue to read around your topic, lightly.
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Expand your thesis proposal March – April: In one chapter, you may be showing why the extant accounts are incorrect.