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Examiners then submit an independent written report on your thesis to the Thesis Examinations Officer. For material in the public domain or when permission is expressly provided, such as content licenced under Curtin thesis Commons, a student may copy the whole work.
As a result of this, the published material may need to be redacted from the thesis before it is made available on espace. Material that does not require further permission to reuse: Subscription databases such as those made available through the Librarysoftware and mobile applications are generally covered by licence agreements.
Short extracts of text or images from works where these are the subject of critical commentary or analysis in the thesis. Substantial agreement If the Chairperson finds there is a clear weight of opinion, they will recommend to the Faculty Graduate Studies Committee: Email your shortened thesis abstract no more than 75 words to the GRS.
If it is not, you must email GRS. This material does not purport to constitute legal or professional advice.
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Supervisors approval To submit your thesis you first must secure the approval of your supervisor to do so. The Graduate Research School will contact you with the outcome. Request a permanent exemption for the copyright material when submitting the thesis into espace.
Substantive amendments If revision of specific sections of the thesis is required, the Chairperson will advise you in writing of the specific requirements.
This determination must take into account the content and context of the reports i. Ensure your final thesis title is the same as that on your student record. No amendments If the examiners have pointed out minor typographical errors, these must be corrected.
Making your thesis publicly available via espace allows more exposure for your research. Information includes the appropriate manuscript version to place in an institutional repository and any applicable embargo periods.
Where will my thesis be available? Final but important details prior to submission Ensure you have prepared a title page [. Obtain a Turnitin similarity report for your thesis. Publishers may impose a charge for use of content.
Their thesis does not containing any copyright infringing content; They have obtained permission, where necessary, from the copyright owner to use any third-party copyright Curtin thesis reproduced in their thesis; They have obtained permission from the copyright owner to use any of their own published work, where the copyright is held by another party publisher, co-author.
Abide by any terms attached to the licence. However as of JuneElsevier amended their publishing policy to allow HDR students to deposit published versions of papers embedded in their thesis into institutional repositories.
Often publishers will require an author to transfer their copyright as a condition of acceptance of the paper.
Students are required to retain and reproduce all copyright permissions as an appendix to their thesis. Special considerations for hybrid thesis or thesis by publication If a student intends to include a substantial amount of a journal article, conference paper or book chapter they have previously published, presented or co-authored, they will need to make sure they are entitled to reuse this material and communicate it online through espace.
How do I submit my final thesis to espace? The Graduations Officer will write to you in due course with the option of attending the appropriate ceremony or receiving the Award by mail. A student is at risk of self-plagiarism if they neglect to do this.
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Examination and results Timeframe The timeframe for the examination process varies and is largely determined by the length of time it takes the examiners to submit their reports. Your examination papers and final thesis will then be considered by your FGSC.View More Document Type Thesis () Access Status Open access () Fulltext not available () Date Issued - () - () - () - (9) Statistics Most Popular Items Statistics by Country Most Popular Authors.
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