Fundamentals for writing your thesis

It's time to start planning your thesis or dissertation. Now what?

You’re about to finish your course work or comprehensive exams and have started to think about writing your thesis or dissertation. Where do you begin?

Fundamentals for Writing your Thesis is a full-day workshop that will guide early stage graduate students through some of the first phases of planning and writing a thesis or dissertation.

During interactive sessions throughout the day, the Writing and Communication Centrethe Librarythe Office of Research EthicsGraduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs, and other campus partners will offer sessions designed to provide resources, strategies and information to make beginning your thesis or dissertation less daunting. This workshop day will cover topics such as selecting a research topic, structuring your thesis or dissertation, writing a literature review, conducting research with integrity and knowing when ethics clearance is necessary, and using strategies for finding and recording research sources.

Register for Fundamentals for Writing your Thesis

The next Fundamentals for Writing your Thesis session will take place on Friday, May 24, 2019. Registration is open from May 13th to 21st on Eventbrite.

This workshop is free for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows. However, a $10.00 materials fee will be charged in the event of a late cancellation (cancellation that is not made 3 days or more before the workshop/event date), no show or incomplete attendance.

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