Thesis Writing 1

  • The thesis is a synthesis of MA student’s whole graduate undertaking.  At this stage, the student prepares a topic proposal outline to be defended among panel of examiners.  The outline briefly states the following:  Rationale/Background, Statement of the Problem and Hypothesis/Hypotheses, Conceptual and Analytical Frameworks, Research Method, Samples and Sampling Procedure, Instruments, Data Gathering Procedure, and Treatment of Data.