Are you about to graduate? Take note of the advice to prepare your thesis from the hand of Universe Peru.
The University of Illinois offers a guide for a university thesis. Discover step by step what it is and get ready to culminate your career in the best way.
How to choose a theme?
To choose a thesis topic it is necessary to take a tour of your entire career and thus understand which were the subjects that you enjoyed the most or where you excel. There you will find the answer to the topic you are looking for.
On the other hand, if you already have decided what you want to do, try using the same technique to find the theoretical support. To delimit the chosen topic, you can turn to your mentor or who will be in charge of guiding you during the development of the thesis.
How to elaborate it?
>> Theme / Title: In the title will be summarized the subject to be investigated. For this reason, it must be concrete, dimensioned and with a high level of clarity.
>> Problem: After the title, place a section that indicates the problem to be evaluated or dealt with, linked to the central theme. When it comes to posing the problem, it is practical to remember that if there is no problem there is no need for study.
>> Hypothesis: Within the hypothesis is posed, through one or more arguments, what you consider the problem of your research.
>> Methodology: When mentioning the methodology you must make clear what the tools you will use. Will you conduct surveys? Will you use bibliographic material? Identify how many and which ones.
The suggestions of your mentor are essential to make a good thesis
6 questions to ask yourself when you are preparing a thesis
>> Is the topic well chosen?
>> Do you have the right extension?
>> Is the topic specific enough?
>> Is the idea clearly expressed?
>> Do you include personal opinions?
>> Is your thesis original?
How to prepare the defense?
For the defense it is advisable to prepare a presentation of support that officiates as a guide during the dissertation. You must ensure that it does not extend for more than 30 minutes but at the same time is entertaining for the viewers.
Add effects, play with fonts and combine background colors. Each slide should be visible for one minute, one and a half minutes. It is possible to state then, that an ideal presentation must have between 20 and 30 slides.
Within the presentation it is imperative to include the research topic, the content divided by chapters of the work, the hypothesis that is intended to prove, the methodology used. Mention also the most intuitive reasons that prompted you to make the thesis in the first instance.
Practice the oral presentation more than once. You can even shoot yourself doing it to be able to see more clearly which faults to correct.