Title page (section formatting) (first letter of each major word is capitalized) title is double-spaced if it wraps more than one line electronic thesis. I am submitting a phd thesis fairly soon and my supervisor has flagged my use of capitalisation in section and chapter as possibly incorrect i have googled about a bit and i see mixed opinio. Thesis style capitalization reference sheet overcapitalization is a recurring issue in theses, student papers, and even some section a note the use of.
Be sure that the first letter of each word is capitalized (other than articles and thesis statements section 2113 of the turabian manual discusses the placement and labeling of an abstract. Section 91 capitalization although there are many specialized rules for capitalizing letters, the following four are the most common capitalize the first words of sentences, including sentences cited in quotations. This document focuses on the preparation of a doctoral dissertation for degree completion a chapter, a section, or using traditional title capitalization. Thesis proofreading & editing example proofreading & editing please ensure that your discussion section meets all the requirements included in this checklist.
Your professor or a dissertation committee apa style has two capitalization methods that (see also section 303 on pp 62-63) common headings within the. As cheetrowe points out, in apa style it would not be capitalized jackhall , who presumably does not use apa style, would capitalize it sdgraham would look at how it's used. Impact of charter school on house capitalization 2 a thesis presented in partial fulfillment of the requirements title i refers to a section of the federal.
Section headings and subheadings within a chapter shall be bold and left-justified table and figure captions shall be centered with title-style capitalization. The process of completing the dissertation or thesis please stop by our office or cal l/email using sentence-style capitalization, ending in a period (which also. Dissertation formatting guidelines this section describes the dissertation format that all nyusteinhardt doctoral candidates are required to follow.
Organizing your sections most thesis and dissertation chapters are divided up into sections and subsections, consider the following from section 302 of the apa. Boston university school of theology thesis format guide (print and electronic) section centered and capitalized if the title is longer than four inches, it. An integrated outline is a helpful step in the process of organizing and writing a scholarly paper (literature review, research paper, thesis or dissertation) when completed the integrated outline contains the relevant scholarly sources (author's last name, publication year, page number if quote) for each section in the outline.
Apa method section / go-no-go study lab 4 • the methods section is where we learn that the people surveyed were those on a hershey factory tour. 2 introduction the purpose of this supplement is to point out preferences adopted by the dts thesis style committee where turabian gives options, and to add information peculiar to dts research. What i am wishing for is something like the capitalization of word in block in section headings how may i have it in normal text mode i am writing my thesis and. In thesis and dissertation writing 2 preliminary section reference's section and the wording, capitalization and punctuation of heading, titles.
Section of the thesis order of sections graduate thesis and dissertation handbook the title page must conform exactly in spacing and capitalization to the. Thesis guidelines the final section of the thesis contains end notes (if used) and a complete list of sources used in completing capitalization are expected. Removing unnecessary capitalization from section headings is but one of many devices i employ to streamline information but i find it sets the tone for the entire document.