Reading lists for academics the library supports the academic work of your students through the reading list service why submit your reading list it is very important that you send us any reading list that you issue to your students this enables us to ensure that the texts you expect them to study are available, and. The oikos educational board has composed a list of classical core texts of which research master students and phd students should try to read as much as possible this list is based on the greek and latin reading lists of princeton university, where all students are expected to have read these texts before starting their. A reading list for phd students (and their supervisors) phil agre networking on the network: a guide to professional skills for phd (doi:101136/bmj 32974801436) john w chinneck how to organize your thesis available online http://wwwscecarletonca/faculty/chinneck/thesishtml current november 2005. Ma thesis it is recommended that students choose this option only if they have a clear, researchable thesis topic in mind once you have decided on an area of the prospectus includes a bibliography, a comprehensive list of required primary sources for the research, and a list of the most relevant and most influential. The ma comprehensive exam is an option for all areas of concentration except rhetoric and professional writing view the upcoming exam schedule examinations are four-hour, timed, closed-book exams they are tailored to the plans of study in the ma program and are based on reading lists determined by examination.
Erstwhile's caroline grego shares her tips for putting together a thoughtful summer reading list what is a pre-comps graduate student in history to do with their summers because i began my phd just last year, i am still in a floundering -for-a-thesis-topic stage and thus have no need for summertime. Students with cultural studies thesis topics must contact the lecturer for a list of additional readings (~10 works) as soon as possible assignments within the seminar may include but are not limited to the following: designing a research question and plan, identifying an argument, primary and secondary source analysis,. Reading list freshman year 1, 5th ed, (pearson, 2013) reading packet with various articles recommended only: s barnet a short honors thesis course , credit, thesis guidelines honors thesis, credit is optional (1 or 2 units) successful completion of the honors curriculum (a minimum of 7 units), the normal.
Advising and the plan of study i course requirements i language competence i reading lists i phd examinations i dissertation i ma requirements the department of english and comparative literature supervises advanced work leading to the doctor of philosophy degree in comparative literature the program is. The ba final examination consists of the examination of the ba thesis (if submitted in the english and american studies programme) and an oral examination in chosen according to the examinee's reading list which must be based on a model reading list available for downloading in the right-hand column on this page. This thesis addresses the task of automatically generating reading lists for novices in a scientific field reading lists help novices to get up to speed in a new field by providing an expert-directed list of papers to read without reading lists, novices must resort to ad- hoc exploratory scientific search, which is an inefficient use of.
Abstract a good abstract explains in one line why the paper is important it then goes on to give a summary of your major results, preferably couched in numbers with error limits the final sentences explain the major implications of your work a good abstract is concise, readable, and quantitative length should be ~ 1-2. Syllabus for master's thesis master's thesis syllabus reading list the master's thesis course runs throughout a full semester and constitutes the final and concluding task in the master programme in business and management and the master programme in accounting, auditing and analysis during. The comprehensive exam is based on the master's reading list, which is distributed to students when they enter the english graduate program the reading list is divided into five parts (see the paragraph below for a description) in the term prior to the semester in which they intend to sit for the exam, students select three.