Thesis & dissertation format style guide 10 the chart below provides a summary of page assignments for components of the thesis or dissertation outline and pagination for the thesis or dissertation components of the thesis or dissertation page assignment title page lower case roman numeral ( assigned, not. Since the alternative format thesis may include published material which already have their own pagination, the pages of those publications will not normally be part of the pagination sequence of the thesis (except where it makes sense for the examination process for all pages to be consecutively numbered) an a4 sheet. Scheduling of final examination/thesis defense introduction the requirements described in this thesis and dissertation manual have been established so that appendices 14 non-standard materials pagination preliminary pages (items 1-10 in the list in the previous section) are numbered with lower case. Page numbering for a thesis or dissertation tip: add page numbering to your document after you are finished making all edits after the page numbering has been added, then add the table of contents and/or update the table of contents a typical document consist of three main parts: 1 preliminaries 2 text ( chapters. Ii formatting guidelines margins all copies of a thesis or dissertation must have the following uniform margins throughout the entire document: left: 1″ (or 1 1/4 to ensure sufficient room for binding the work if desired) right: 1″ bottom: 1″ ( with allowances for page numbers see section on pagination) top: 1.
The format of the table should conform to the pagination guidelines and should precisely reflect the outline and organization of the thesis or dissertation list the sections/chapters of the body of the dissertation or thesis also list preliminary sections starting with the examination committee page include supplementary. To have different page numbers or number formats one part of your document and another sequence or format in another part of the same document, you first divide the document into multiple sections then, you specify styles and starting numbers for sections that you want to have a sequence or format that is different from. Pagination all pages must be numbered except the title page page numbers may be placed at the top or bottom of the page, and may be center or right justified, but must be consistently placed throughout the document preliminary pages must be numbered sequentially using lower case roman numerals (i, ii, iii, iv, etc. Research integrity and regulations, restricted research, institutional review board submission deadlines publishing options and fee information thesis organization thesis formatting pagination type margins spacing and indents headings style title page signature page abstract acknowledgments, preface,.
Maintaining proper pagination using microsoft word note: the following instructions were written using microsoft word 2003 other versions of word may vary slightly from the following instructions pagination to maintain proper pagination in your thesis/dissertation using a single word document follow, these steps: 1. Formatting the thesis/dissertation font size: select fonts between 10 and 12 characters per inch smaller or larger fonts are generally too hard to read and should be avoided use the same font style and print size throughout the document pagination: the title page is to be unnumbered, but should be counted.
Pagination the document must use 2 numeration systems: roman numerals for the front matter/ preliminary pages, and arabic numerals for the thesis body and thereafter through the end of the document each page must be assigned a page number front matter (preliminary pages): all. On this site, you will find general information about mla and apa format styles with specific requirements regarding title pages, headings, margins, and pagination regardless of the style manual you follow, use only standard fonts for your paper do not enlarge the font to make your paper appear longer do not make the. The specific format requirements for margins and page numbers in the thesis or dissertation document 2 it provides step-by-step instructions on how to set the margins as well as the three different page number sections in your word document sections: section 1: format requirements for margins and page numbers (p.
Consistent placement of pagination, at least one-half inch from the paper's edge, should be used throughout the manuscript if previously published papers are included, the pagination for the thesis must be distinct and it is recommended that the pagination for the published work be removed important: the following. To follow link) for material that cannot be secured to the thesis, the student must seek advice from the director of studies a thesis may include reprints of material published by the student as sole or joint author if reprints are to be bound into the thesis, they must be included in the thesis pagination.