Develop your analysis May – June: At this time of the year, you will be trying to finish papers for your courses marking TA assignments if you have a TA position. Try to keep to the plan. Your thesis or dissertation will be placed in the University of Victoria’s electronic collection, UVicSpace. Return to primary navigation.
As far as Irvine knows, UVic will be the first university anywhere to pull off a live-streaming, ocean-to-surface, webcast thesis defence. Skip to secondary navigation. Whether you’re in the planning stages, preparing to defend or completing the submission process these pages will provide you with the information and resources you’ll need to ensure you’re successful each step of the way. Workshops and support There are a number of workshops to help you with your thesis preparation, writing and management. At the defense you will give a 20 minute presentation followed by questions. Your proposal will set out an analytic plan for your thesis, which will tell your supervisory committee what issues you will be addressing and in which order. Skip to secondary navigation.
Sign in to online tools Sign out UVic Search. Sign in to online tools Sign out UVic Search. Skip to global menu. Whether you’re in the planning stages, preparing to defend or completing the submission process these pages will provide thesix with the information and resources you’ll need to ensure you’re successful each step of the way.
Oral examinations – University of Victoria
To be eligible, students must be registered in the term in which the defense takes place, and have paid their minimum program fee instalments prior to that term.
Your supervisor will select an External Examiner who has not been involved in the supervision of your thesis. You are a doctoral candidate, not an all-knowing entity. Remember, you also need to have a thesis committee, and you need to allow the committee four weeks to read tuesis final manuscript before you can defend it!
Or, in one chapter you may be reviewing the facts, and in the next sifting through the various possible analyses of those facts.
The hypothesis or idea with which you start is just a preliminary formulation that helps you get oriented toward your work and enables you to sort through what you have to do to complete the project successfully.
You yourself may have noticed a few things you want to change. The room is then cleared of all spectators and the candidate, while the committee confers and comes to a decision.
Some students will have publishers interested in publishing their work, or have sensitive patent information in their thesis or dissertation, or even have a signed contract to write a book. You are aiming for November. Make all revisions after the defense. Skip to page content.
If this is the case, you will likely want the Faculty of Graduate Studies to withhold your work from publication in UVicSpace. Return to secondary navigation. Return to page content.
Doctorate oral exam announcements
You should develop your preliminary thesis proposal in consultation with your supervisor. This must be done by the last day of the term you wish to complete in—no exceptions. Be prepared for advice that you will have to leave out much of what is of interest to you in the proposed topic in order to finish your thesis. Expect minutes of questions from each examiner. EducationGraduate Studies. Please speak with your assigned supervisor about your interests and your program.
Skip to primary navigation. No further communication regarding ddfence student or the thesis should occur between the External Examiner and the supervisor, committee members, or student prior to the oral defense. Check with Graduate Admission and Records not Accounting to be sure that you do not owe any money to the University.
When distributing your thesis, tell your committee when you are hoping to defend so that you can get an idea if this is a suitable time for them. Return to global menu.
If you have committee members that are off campus and not easily accessible i. Six months work is enough to bring your thessis to a successful conclusion. That’s what happens when you do research and develop a fuller understanding of the matter you are investigating.
Develop a work plan with your supervisor for example: Skip to page content. Page by Micaela Maftei.