• Kendall/Hunt Publishing Co ,U.S.
  • 2011
  • Paperback
  • 106
  • Sproget er ikke defineret
  • 1
  • 9780757587641

Managing Your Thesis or Dissertation: A Workbook for Graduate Students


Many graduate students are overwhelmed with the process of writing such a large and complex document. Managing Your Thesis or Dissertation helps the reader map out their project in order to understand what they need to do, when, and how, by applying the eight project management concepts listed below to the process of academic writing: * Drawing out your ideas and their connection to each other in a concept map, * Analyzing the scope of the project, * Identifying tasks to be done, * Creating the Work Breakdown Structure (WBS), * Identifying the critical path, * Making a Gantt chart to organize the work, * Understanding ownership of the project, * Using your resources. Managing Your Thesis or Dissertation: * Features a workbook section that invites students to make maps and charts to guide and plan their writing. * Presents ideas to help balance the many roles graduate students play in addition to student (parent, research assistant, full-time worker, etc.), including tips for time management. * Introduces suggestions for overcoming procrastination, perfectionism, and over-identification with one's writing.
* Showcases a formula to follow again and again when writing a larger piece of work. * Features tips that all graduate students should know; a self-editing guide, and tips for getting the most out of texts that are dense and dry.

349,00 kr.