A long essay on a particular subject, esp. one written as a requirement for the Doctor of Philosophy degree
Joe wrote his doctoral dissertation on Thucydides
she went on then into a dissertation on her family's love of Ireland
a treatise advancing a new point of view resulting from research; usually a requirement for an advanced academic degree
A dissertation or thesis is a document submitted in support of candidature for a degree or professional qualification presenting the author's research and findings.International Standard ISO 7144: Documentation -- , International Organization for Standardization, Geneva, 1986. ...
The Dissertation is a novel by R. M. Koster, part of the Tinieblas trilogy.
A formal exposition of a subject, especially a research paper that students write in order to complete the requirements for a doctoral degree; a thesis; A lengthy lecture on a subject; a treatise; a discourse; a sermon
Dissertations and theses are pieces of research produced by students as part of their studies. More information here.
Publication reporting original research that is a requirement for a Ph.D. degree. Some databases index dissertations. The library does not collect dissertations, but they can be ordered for a flat fee of about $35 from University Microforms International.
A written research component of a degree or diploma worth between 30 and 80 points.
a major written piece of work or research project undertaken in the final year of an undergraduate honours degree course.
a dissertation or thesis is a substantial academic work written on an original topic of research required for an advanced degree.
a scholarly independent research study required to obtain a doctoral degree
A detailed, usually book-length paper on a subject submitted for a Masters or PhD degree in university. Also called a 'thesis'.
Another term for thesis. See the search options available on the library web site Theses page.
A major original work under the direction of a professor and often suitable for publication. Also known as "thesis." After completion, you normally defend your dissertation by answering questions from a dissertation committee composed of faculty members.
Doctoral candidates are required to complete an extensive, original work based on independent research. The dissertation must be approved by a doctoral committee and be filed with the Graduate Division.
A subject-related research project, usually several thousand words in length, completed during the final year of study.
Written doctoral thesis for the acquisition of a doctorate.
The written record of the independent research project of a graduate student (usually a candidate for a doctoral degree) after completing course work and examinations. Dissertations usually take one to three years to complete. The author must show a mastery of knowledge and research skills. ...
In-depth research and analyses demonstrating high scholarly achievement, independent original research and advancing a new point of view.
A research document written by a post-Master, Doctoral-level student. The term ‘dissertation’ may be used in some countries or universities to mean a post-baccalaureate, Master-level research project.
Here at Portsmouth we use the word dissertation to refer to a major written assessment done as part of an undergraduate degree or a taught masters degree and you will sometimes hear the words "final project or final year project" used instead. ...
Extensive research paper completed after course work for a doctorate; usually more in-depth than a thesis and may exceed a hundred pages in length
refers to a written scientific report on research, which is the requirement for obtaining a research master’s degree by research.
A written report of research completed in fulfillment of the requirements for a doctoral degree.
A lengthy piece of original work written as a requirement for an academic degree. Also known as a thesis.
An extended scholarly essay submitted for a degree or other academic qualification. See also Thesis