Are you interested in studying for a professional doctorate but aren't sure what's involved? This book offers concrete, practical guidance for anyone wishing to study for a professional doctorate degree.Fully up-to-date and based on the latest developments in the field, The Professional Doctorate: - Supports you through every stage of the journey, from identifying your research project and choosing your methodology through to the final assessment- Gives advice on working with your supervisor, disseminating your findings and influencing your community of practice- Encourages you to reflect on your personal development and transformation- Features detailed case studies from real-life studentsBased on the authors' extensive experience of working with professional doctoral students, this much-needed resource will help you to master all aspects of this demanding degree.
Producing a dissertation has become a major requirement of most university courses, both undergraduate and Masters. It's likely to be the largest single piece of work you'll have to submit – and also the hardest! Writing a Dissertation For Dummies walks you through all the practical and theoretical aspects of writing a dissertation to help you produce a first-class work. This guide is ideal for any student in the broad range of the social sciences, from anthropology to law, psychology to media studies. From choosing a topic, to researching the literature, utilising your supervisor, managing your time, and structuring and writing your dissertation, you'll be able to avoid all the common mistakes and stay on top of your workload throughout the process. You'll also find tips on the best way to reference your work, and expert advice on presentation and binding. This is a must if you want to maximise your marks on your university dissertation. Writing a Dissertation For Dummies covers: Part I: What is a Dissertation? Chapter 1: So You Have to Write a Dissertation Chapter 2: Thinking About a Research Question Part II: Getting Set Up for Your Dissertation Chapter 3: The Structure of Your Dissertation Chapter 4: Getting Started Chapter 5: Finalising Your Research Question, Dissertation 'Type' And Considering Ethics Chapter 6: Reading Efficiently and Taking Useful Notes Part III: Getting On With Your Research Chapter 7: Researching in Libraries and the Using the Internet Chapter 8: Creating Your Own Empirical Data Chapter 9: Analysing Data And Drawing Conclusions Chapter 10: Staying on Track Part IV: Writing and Polishing Chapter 11: Managing Your Argument: 'Writing Up' Your Non-Empirical Dissertation Chapter 12: Writing Up Your Empirical Dissertation Chapter 13: Writing Effectively Chapter 14: References, Bibliographies and Appendices Chapter 15: Sorting Out The Presentation of Your Dissertation Part V: Managing The Overall Experience Chapter 16: Your Work Habits Chapter 17: Looking After Yourself Physically and Emotionally Chapter 18: Ten Common Dissertation Pitfalls to Avoid Chapter 19: Ten Essential Tips For Completing Your Dissertation Chapter 20: Ten Items For Your Very Final Checklist
Writing a dissertation/thesis is a complicated process. This book serves to help novice researchers to complete this task, ranging from the title, introduction, literature review, methodology, result and discussion, to summary and recommendations. The format, language, tone, and style will be discussed. Examples are given so that the researchers can follow suit. A practical and systematic guide to completing a dissertation/ thesis.
This body of work is fundamentally intended to be an interface between tertiary mathematical studies and advanced research in diverse related areas. The author hopes to draw the attention of the reader to possible oversights of researchers attempting to examine and resolve the most common of ordinary and partial differential equations. Being that the text serves the purpose of a doctorate dissertation, it does not quite exhaustively develop any aspect of its content. However, the unique combination of pertinent subtopics gels into a coherent academic array with applicable seeds of creativity to be further elucidated by readers in touch with the content. Both computational and theoretical exercises abound. In the end, this piece is expected to develop into a prolific study companion for many.
There are many elements in Doctorate in Professional Studies programme and these are interconnected to an individual’s professional and academic work that link the past to the present and the present to the future. The past includes review of learning, professional knowledge, research capability which someone can claim as credits before starting the main project. The present includes that how someone is going to use the past to build on and generate a work based research project proposal which is someone’s professional knowledge and research capability. The future includes conducting research project which will be someone’s professional knowledge and research capability and achieving the award of Doctorate in Professional Studies and publish the work for broader community. This book presents coursework for Doctorate in Professional Studies for those who intend to pursue Doctorate in Professional Studies in general and particularly in the field of Computer Communications Engineering specialisation in Information Security.
Примечание: Сочинения Н. А. Буланже. Полный вариант заголовка: «Oeuvres de Boullanger. T. 4. Le christianisme dévoilé; Dissertation sur Élie et Enoch; Examen critique de saint Paul; Dissertation sur saint Pierre».
Полный вариант заголовка: «A dissertation upon parties : in several letters to Caleb D'Anvers, Esq. : written by Henry St. John, late Lord Viscount Bolingbroke ; to which is prefixed the life of the author by Dr. Goldsmith».
This handbook serves as a practical guide for students in institutions of higher learning with particular reference to their thesis and/or dissertation writing requirements. The simplistic approach in treating fundamental concepts and issues involved in a typical thesis and/or dissertation writing exercise, as adopted in the handbook, recommends it for not only students at different levels of higher institutions pursuits, but also their advising/supervising lecturers and indeed, the generality of knowledge seekers, especially in the area of research.
Planning your Dissertation is a friendly and essential companion to your dissertation journey. It takes you step-by-step through the planning for each stage from your first idea to the finishing touches. Packed with practical advice and examples of student writing, this guide shows you how to:• find an idea and focus your research question• write a proposal• structure your literature review• choose your methodology• put the crucial finishing touches to your work
This is a practical and comprehensive guide to plan, write, and defend your dissertation. The author has more than 12 years of experience of supervising research students. Moreover, this book is the collection of opinions of experienced supervisors from the UK and USA who are supervising students in top universities for a long time. Student of any field can take advantage from this book. This book greatly helpful for students who feel hesitation and issues in writing dissertation.
As a built environment student you are likely to be required to research, write and submit a dissertation as a core component of your degree studies. As a vocational profession, students of the built environment often have strong practical aspirations. Writing a Built Environment Dissertation provides practical guidance and will help to steer you into a position where you can develop a good dissertation by mixing your practical strengths with more theoretical tools. The book is ordered around a common dissertation structure: that is, it starts with material that should be in the introduction and finishes with material that should be in the conclusion. Each chapter provides a commentary on the kind of information that you should put in each chapter of your dissertation, supported by a variety of examples using a range of methodological designs. The book has a strong focus on data collection, data analysis, reliability and validity – all areas where student dissertations are often weak. Material that will help you think about study skills and ethics is embedded throughout the book, and the chapters on qualitative and quantitative analysis will show you how to carry out a rigorous analysis while avoiding some of the complexity in statistical work. If you are an under-graduate student in the final year of an honours degree programme in the built environment, or perhaps a student at masters or PhD level and have been away from academic study for some time, then this book will help you to write a more innovative and thorough dissertation.
Writing and submitting an acceptance research proposal is not a simple task and can be exasperating experience even for the most accomplished and experienced researchers. For most graduate students pursuing masters and PhD,the time for producing a research proposal and final dissertation is considered as a period of agony and utmost suffering.In most cases out rightly detest the whole idea of writing and submitting a proposal because the whole business seems to be too complex to accomplish.Arguably,in most Universities in Africa the time for producing a dissertation/thesis proposal and its final report is probably the most frustrating moment.However,despite all these challenges associated in writing a dissertation/thesis,there are still some students who write and submit acceptable dissertation proposals within the shortest time possible or within recommended time period.Students even produce their own proposals and final dissertations well before the officially stipulated time.The purpose of this book is to guide how students can successfully write their proposals.
Gaining an MBA is one of the most prestigious part of an aspiring Business Executive's life. Today's question is simply ... " should the MBA course by itself be improved to help future managers meet the challenges of tomorrow ? ". As we will come to know, there exists a thesis, otherwise known as a dissertation as part of the course. Executives enrolled in the course find it rigorous to complete. However, when they do come out successful it becomes a part of their life and they see a world that they haven't seen before. " Should the MBA curriculum be enhanced by adding yet another dissertation to the course to ensure that only the best can graduate and hold an MBA?" This book is written to answer that question. This book highlights the simple basic question of what the MBA course is and the reason why people opt for it. Along the way it explains the advantages of performing one dissertation at the end of the course. It also reveals the importance of adding yet another dissertation to it in order to upgrade the MBA curriculum. We hope by adding another dissertation we would improve MBA curriculum and Business Executive's acumen and skill to face challenges of tomorrow.
Mr Khuram Shafi was awarded Institute and Campus Gold medal in Master of Business Administration in 2005 from CIIT, Pakistan. He has qualified M.phill degree in Management sciences in 2009 from IIUI, Pakistan. He has joined COMSATS Institute of Information Tec (CIIT),Pakistan in 2005 as a Lecturer. In 2009 he was promoted as an Assistant Professor with his outstanding performance both in academia as well as in Research. He has published his research work in well reputed International journals. He win many prizes during his work experiences as well as during studies e.g business plan competitions etc. He is also perusing his Doctorate degree. Professor Liu Hua was born in 1967. He was awarded Post-Doctorate degree in 2007. He has qualified for doctorate from Huazhong University of science & Technology. He has joined Huazhong University of science & Technology, Wuhan in 1991 and currently working as Professor of Business Management. He is working as senior analysist in China bank in Wuhan. He is also working as managing director in Taxation Institute of Wuhan. He has published his research work in well reputed journals.
Dr. Mustafa Zuhair Mahmoud Alhassen. Assistant Professor of medical diagnostic Ultrasound Alkharj University, Alkharj, KSA and Sudan University of Science and Technology, Khartoum, Sudan ? Bachelor (B.Sc) of Science (Honors') in Radiodiagnostic Technology, SUST (Sudan University of Science and Technology, Sudan)– College of Medical Radiologic Sciences. ? Master (M.Sc) Degree in Medical Diagnostic Ultrasound, AAU (Al Zaeim Alazhari University, Sudan)- Faculty of Medicine in collaboration with Jefferson Ultrasound Research and Educational Institute, Philadelphia- USA. ? Doctorate (Ph.D) of Philosophy Degree in Medical Diagnostic Ultrasound, L.U.De.S University, Swiss. ? Doctorate (Ph.D) of Philosophy Degree in Medical Diagnostic Ultrasound, SUST (Sudan University of Science and Technology), Sudan.
The main objective of this dissertation was to investigate issues of cross-border migration and their effects on the project of SADC regional integration. Indicators, in this regard, were the SADC Protocol for the Free Movement of Persons of 1995 and its successor, the SADC Protocol for the Facilitation of Free Movement of Persons of 1997, which were all failed. The dissertation traced the background of regional integration at the global, continental and regional level and compared scenarios especially on cross-border migration and movement issues. Informed by this investigation and based on the Oshikango case study in northern Namibia, this dissertation has arrived at the conclusion that SADC is currently unable to achieve its goal of regulating free movement of persons in the region.
Over the course of his academic career, the author of this book has assisted dozens of students with their Master’s theses and doctoral dissertations and found that there were certain conceptual issues and structural challenges that many of these students shared. The author shares his experience and expertise to assist University students in cultivating an ability to conceive, develop, write, and present a research-based dissertation (or thesis). This book provides a blueprint that guides the student to develop and design a dissertation based on a five-chapter format. Each of the five chapters is introduced, dissected, and discussed in a step-by-step fashion. While the book is applicable to a wider audience and deliberately kept broad in purpose and scope, it is primarily written with a social science student in mind.
This dissertation discusses an user-oriented collaborative approaches for efficient content distribution in P2P environment. Firstly, this dissertation focuses on the effective control of P2P traffic increasing continuously and propose the bilateral cooperative approach based on the explicit collaboration between the network operator and the peers. Especially, we focus on the active participation of peers in the P2P traffic control unlike most exiting work overlooking what the peers could contribute. After that, this dissertation discusses the collaboration between BitTorrent swarms for efficient content distribution in BitTorrent. Collaborating swarms support temporal caching storage for the counterpart swarm so that the counterpart swarm can continue to share the content under the content unavailability problem.
This dissertation studies an old topic in a new perspective: distributive pattern of gender wage differentials globally. It is both interesting and crucial, especially for policy-makers who attempt to eliminate gender discrimination. In addition to the empirical importance, this dissertation also explores the applications of quantile decomposition, and creatively proposes the methodology of double decomposition in studying over-time change in gender wage gaps and formulate a discriminating search model. Chapters in this dissertation have been presented in many international academic conferences including 4th Young Economist Society conference held in Guangzhou, 3rd SOLE/EALE joint conference in London, 2010 Shanghai Econometric Society World Congress, 12th conference of East Asia Economic Association in Seoul, and 2011 Singapore Economic Review.
Pyrimidines as Bioactive Heterocycles has been written for the dissertation students as well as for the Research students who want to research in the field of bioactive heterocyclic compounds. This book is one of the part of dissertation done by the author and contains recent reference and research work done by research students from all over the world and also in this book some therapeutic importance and various method for the pyrimidines and their derivatives mentioned with references This book contains literature serve, list of some active drugs based on pyrimidines, the work done in dissertation with spectra eg. IR, NMR and Mass and preparation method in two chapters and four sections.
Cape Hatteras National Seashore (CAHA) engaged in a Negotiated Rulemaking process to create an Off Road Vehicle Management Rule. This dissertation used Senecah's (2004) practical theory Trinity of Voice to evaluate CAHA's negotiated rulemaking process. Interviews with park staff and negotiated rulemaking participants provided information about the presence of the grammars of TOV in this decision making process. This dissertation described the affects of negotiated rulemaking on the perceptions of participants towards the park resources and management of the national seashore.
In this dissertation, which was carried out by me in M.Tech (2007) from Ranbaxy laboratories Limited, the stability and friability of drugs in dosage and tablets forms were studied. The drug to be used for medical purposes, were checked for all possible environmental conditions including pH, temperature and humidity. The Spectrophotometer, KF Apparatus, HPLC, GLC and many more techniques are discussed in the present dissertation.
Полный вариант заголовка: «A dissertation on enthusiasm : shewing the danger of its late increase, and the great mischiefs it has ocasioned, both in ancient and modern times : with an examination of the claims in general now laid to immediate revelations, calls, gifts, or extraordinary communications of the spirit : likewise some observations on the most distinguishing tenets of our modern enthusiasts : to which is added, by way of appendix, an extract (with some additional remarks) from Mr. Rimius's late account of the Moravians, and their doctrines / by Thomas Green».
This is a work of B.V. Sc & A. H. which encompass the gastro-intestinal helminth parasites of dogs. It gives brief note on morphology, epidemiology, clinical signs and symptoms, diagnosis, prevention and treatment. This dissertation comprises the parasites of dogs that are evident in the Kathmandu Valley, Nepal with the clear images of eggs of parasites. Besides, it contains meet suggestions and recommendations for the control of prevailing parasites. Thus, this dissertation may serve as a valuable reference for veterinary students.