There is no wrong Masters thesis per se, but if you realize that your degree is part of ) then you will understand why a thesis is valuable for giving your career trajectory.
Your thesis and Masters degree should be the first step on a career path.
Don’t overextend with scope, funding, or time commitment.
You want to make an impact, but if you spend 5 years on your Masters then you are sure to be disappointed when no one notices or cares.
Research that relies exclusively on publicly available information does not require REB review when the information is legally accessible to the public and appropriately protected by law; or the information is publicly accessible and there is no reasonable expectation of privacy. Master’s: Graduate Calendar (Thesis Specifications, Section 12.2 and 12.5, Master’s) Doctoral: Graduate Calendar (Thesis Specifications, Section 12.5, Doctoral) Here are some resources that may help you: Your thesis must be submitted to your supervisor in examinable form by the following deadlines in order to qualify for graduation.
Spring Convocation (June): March 1 Fall Convocation (November): August 1 Winter Graduation (February): December 1 All doctoral programs and most master’s programs require students to defend their theses before they can graduate.These guidelines are written by an archaeologist, but can applied to most fields.Let’s rip this bandaid off- No one is going to read your MA thesis.Your supervisor must approve of your upload and then send it to the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs by the required deadline date.Failure to do so will mean that you cannot graduate.Every topic expands as you start writing, so pick something concise.In archaeology everyone wants to excavate a site or make the next big discovery.The graduate thesis or dissertation is shaped by the procedures, requirements and timelines of a student’s individual program.For information on programs, thesis requirements and thesis weighting for your individual program, please speak to the graduate supervisor and/graduate administrator for your department, your departmental website and also the Graduate Calendar. Many disciplines, especially in engineering and the sciences, also accept a thesis consisting of student work based on published papers, conference proceedings or papers awaiting publication. More information can also be found in section 12.4 of the Graduate Calendar.If you have not received an email within a reasonable period of time that tells you that you can now apply for graduation, please check back with your thesis supervisor.Share: Twitter, Facebook Short URL: https://gradstudents.carleton.ca/?