Australia[ edit ] The Master of Philosophy is offered by many universities in Australia, and it is often the only option to undertake a master's degree in select schools. In Australia, the Master of Philosophy is a research degree which mirrors a Doctorate of Philosophy PhD in breadth of research and structure. The candidates are assessed solely on the basis of a thesis.
If you are enrolled in a degree which has examinable components other than a thesis, you should state: You are required to sign this declaration. Electronic signatures are accepted but please do not use an Adobe 'digital' signature. Table of contents 5. If you are in receipt of one or both of these scholarships, please include the following sentence in your acknowledgements: Authorship declaration Your thesis needs to include an authorship declaration.
Electronic signatures are accepted but please do not use Adobe 'digital' signatures.
When using e-signatures, please insert an image of each written signature. If your thesis includes published work or work prepared for future publication, you must include an authorship declaration that provides details of the work and where it appears in the thesis.
If your thesis includes any co-authored published work or co-authored work prepared for future publication including work co-authored by you and one or more of your supervisors you must also declare your contribution to the work.
The more detail you can provide the better as your examiners will use your declaration to determine what parts of the work are examinable. All co-authors must sign your authorship declaration, for two reasons: The declaration must be signed by all co-authors of all publications or manuscripts.
If signatures from all the co-authors cannot be obtained for the work, your Coordinating Supervisor must: A proforma for the front pages of the UWA thesis is provided below. Choose the correct proforma according to whether your thesis contains no published work, sole author work or one or more co-authored works.Queer Scientists is fueled by individual, self-submitted bios and stories intended to boost the recognition and awareness of queer scientists.
For further advice about the style and format of your thesis you can attend one of the Graduate Research School workshops on thesis writing or contact one of the Graduate Education Officers.
A proforma for the front pages of the UWA thesis is provided below. PhD theses are shorter than 25, words. Master's theses may not exceed 50 A postgraduate research course provides you with a unique opportunity to follow your interest in an area of research.
(including PhD) These consist of a research project mutually agreed upon by a student, supervisor, head of school and the Board of the Graduate Research School. The University of Western Australia. The University of. Thesis examination process at the Graduate Research School.
There are 10 steps in the thesis examination process. A completed Nomination of Thesis Examiners form and a copy of the thesis abstract should be submitted to the Graduate Research School at least three weeks before the intended thesis submission date.
A PhD is a program of independent, supervised research assessed solely on the basis of a thesis that is examined externally. A doctoral thesis must be a substantial and original contribution to knowledge of the subject with which it deals.
John Monash Scholars. Recipients of the John Monash Scholarships are recognised as John Monash Scholars. Scholars have been selected to date, all of whom possess significant leadership potential, are outstanding in their chosen fields and aspire to make the world a better place.