Aristotle was the first philosopher to define the term thesis. The purpose of the dissertation is thus to outline the proofs of why the author disagrees with other philosophers or the general opinion. Structure[ edit ] A thesis or dissertation may be arranged as a thesis by publication or a monographwith or without appended papers, respectively, though many graduate programs allow candidates to submit a curated collection of published papers. An ordinary monograph has a title pagean abstracta table of contentscomprising the various chapters e.
Master of Arts M. Gender and Women's Studies 45 credits The graduate option in Gender and Women's Studies GWS provides graduate students obtaining degrees in a variety of participating departments and faculties with a cross-disciplinary specialization in feminist, women's, and gender studies.
The option was developed by the Women's Studies program in response to needs expressed by the Graduate Group for Feminist Scholarship GGFS and to the range of inquiries the Women's Studies program regularly receives from potential students interested in graduate-level work with a feminist focus at McGill University.
There are no prerequisites to enter into the option. Doctor of Philosophy Ph. Communication Studies The Ph. Doctoral students pursue coursework, submit a comprehensive exam and thesis proposal, with the goal of writing a dissertation that makes an original contribution to knowledge in Communication Studies.
Gender and Women's Studies The graduate option in Gender and Women's Studies GWS provides graduate students obtaining degrees in a variety of participating departments and faculties with a cross-disciplinary specialization in feminist, women's, and gender studies. An honours bachelor's degree or equivalent is preferred for applicants to the M.
In any case, the transcript must show breadth or depth in related areas of study. Applicants to the Ph. Admission will be based on academic achievement and evidence of talent and strong motivation in Communication Studies.
Applications will be considered until the deadline of January Additional Requirements The items and clarifications below are additional requirements set by this department: Research Proposal — at least words Written Work — two examples of academic writing Application Dates and Deadlines Application opening dates are set by Enrolment Services in consultation with Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies GPSwhile application deadlines are set by the Department of Art History and Communication Studies and may be revised at any time.
Applicants must verify all deadlines and documentation requirements well in advance on the appropriate McGill departmental website; please consult the list at www.Best Doctoral Thesis in Canadian Studies THE BRIAN LONG BEST DOCTORAL THESIS IN CANADIAN STUDIES.
We are pleased to announce that the Board of Directors of the ICCS decided to name one of our most important awards under the name of Brian Long who unfortunately passed away on May 26, 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 doctorate, while in other contexts, the reverse is true.
The MA in Educational Studies reflects the multidisciplinary nature and evolution of education as an academic, intellectual and professional field of study.
It attracts students seeking educational opportunities at an advanced level who wish to develop a comprehensive understanding of the wider field of .
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If awarded senior thesis or independent research project funding from the Canadian Studies Program, when the research/project has been completed, the student must upload receipts to SAFE as scanned PDF documents, and must also upload a brief report of how the funding was used.
The following list consists of Canadian theses with a palynology component. Besides those whose principal focus is palynology, this list also contains some theses whose prime focus is elsewhere but which contain palynological information.