Full-text (pdf) | traditionally, examiners' reports on theses at the doctoral and master's level consist of two components: firstly, summative assessment where a judgement is made about whether the thesis has met the standards established by the discipline for the award of the degree, and, secondl. Responding to examiners your thesis will be examined by two experts who have given considerable time (voluntarily) to the examination process examiners should not be viewed as antagonists, even if you disagree with some of their comments and even if their report is considered to have an aggressive tone. Examiners' comments on the introduction chapter in theses 1 dr omer mahfoodh [email protected] [email protected] a talk to postgraduate students school of languages, literacies & translation, usm april 01, 2014 outline 2 1introduction 2thesis structure 3thesis examination: procedures 4 thesis evaluation. Guidelines for examinations of thesis and dissertations for higher degree the examiner is requested to examine the thesis/dissertation and submit a report on it to the dean of the postgraduate school` 1 the report is expected to include specific comment, among other matters on: (a) the adequacy of. This document refers to my thesis \formal engineering of software library systems which was submitted to the university of queensland for the degree of doctor of philosophy this document provides statements explaining how the original thesis is to be changed to meet the examiners' comments. \guidelines examiners report phd&masterdoc 1/2 10 examiner's report on the thesis 11 the report should be written in detail to provide the examination board preliminary evaluation on the standard and quality of the submitted thesis before viva voce in this report please give comments with respect to: (i) thesis title.
How should i submit my report on the thesis examiners are asked to report on the thesis independently, in writing (see guidelines below) reports should be sent electronically to the postgraduate office ([email protected] nz) within six weeks of receiving the thesis a written report (commentary) usually. Unedited copies of the examiners' reports are forwarded to the student in due course in the event the two examiners disagree substantially in their assessment of the thesis, the relevant faculty is required to convene an examination advisory panel to determine a course of action most commonly the panel will recommend. Examination procedures: stage 1: selection and approval of examiners stage 2: submission of the thesis including principal supervisor certification stage 3: examination of the thesis stage 4: evaluation of the examiner reports stage 5: submission of the amended thesis stage 6: re-examination (where required.
The examiners' pre- and post-viva reports are completed in line with regulations the assessment is rigorous, fair, reliable and consistent the examiners' questioning is appropriate the candidate has an opportunity to defend the thesis in the exceptional circumstances when there is no internal examiner, the independent. The board of examiners for a phd normally comprises (a) an external examiner a copy of the phd thesis will be sent to each examiner by the examinations office the report should include a brief description, in lay terms, of the work presented in the thesis and an outline of its principal conclusions the report should. What examiners look for in a thesis dr juliana mansvelt, school of people, environment and planning email: [email protected] winter et al, 2000 research on examiners' perspectives on what constitutes 'original' and 'publishable', concluded that a phd ought to: □ be a report of work which.
Make any corrections or revisions in your thesis using 'track changes' before doing that, however, make sure that you keep a copy of the original thesis that you submitted for examination 2 your response to the examiners comments should be presented in a systematic manner using a tabular format in which you clearly. Examination process the exam process, from submitting your thesis to being notified of your result, will usually take a minimum of four months you will receive a result only when the chair of examiners has received and considered all reports see below for a flow chart of the exam process step 1 thesis submitted step 2.
Examiner, examiner's comment, candidate's response, location or page in revised thesis 1, the abstract needs to be extended to more accurately reflect the contents of the thesis abstract has been rewritten abstract 1, the literature review has missed the important article by smith and bloggs (2004) discussion of this. Each of the examiners is requested to furnish a written report on the thesis together with an assessment of its acceptability in line with the university's five- point scale: (a) accept, or accept with minor editorial corrections (the corrections required are minor and can be. School: title of thesis: examiner name: please provide a summary report of the thesis according the following criteria: (i) the thesis demonstrates that the candidate has an adequate understanding of the field of research yes no (ii) the thesis demonstrates that the candidate has designed, undertaken and reported on an.