Many big research projects (such as a dissertation, ma thesis, or undergraduate honors thesis) require this sheet can help you identify the resources to help address specific formatting issues most of these links are for the microsoft office 2010 version of word if you have mla, apa, chicago – microsoft word formats. Page numbering for a thesis or dissertation tip: add page numbering to your document after you are finished making all edits after the page numbering has been added, then add the table of contents and/or update the table of contents a typical document consist of three main parts: 1 preliminaries 2 text ( chapters. This video demonstrates how to add both roman numeral and arabic page numbers to your dissertation it outlines how to divide the document into different sec. Summary: insert section breaks at the end of each place where numbering needs to restart format (roman numerals, justification, numbering) insert page numbers in each section, un-linking these headers or footers (depending if the numbers are on the top or bottom of the page) from the previous section, deleting duplicate. Formatting requirements the library's theses office assists with formatting theses, projects and extended essays for submission to the library you are encouraged to use the library's thesis template to help format your thesis the requirements stated on this page are default settings for the thesis template. [page numbers below refer to the apa publication manual, 6th ed] type running head: your abbreviated title directly left of page number tab to thesis statement outline what you plan to discuss in the following pages the nature of stereotyping (level 1: main heading) present your summary of the literature.
The thesis and dissertation format rules require lower case roman numerals for the front matter and regular arabic numbers for the main content how do i set this up last updated: aug 09, 2013 | 43521 views was this helpful 8 49 a answer for instructions on how to do this, go to this help page from microsoft and. Table of contents the figure number, name, and page number must be shown in this list back matter requirements there are three sections that appear after the body of your dissertation: (a) the references section, (b) the appendices (if applicable), and (c) your irb clearance in apa format, footnotes rather than endnotes. The following is one way in which to order headings and to type them students following apa style may use the format in the apa style guide, however, the format below is preferred for nyu steinhardt dissertations order headings formatting example see the sample page 1 in the next section for an example of heading.
Apa formatting help basic format rules for apa papers apa preferred typeface and font: times new roman, 12-point font one-inch margins indent first word of each paragraph 5 spaces (one-half inch) from left margin double-space throughout references page: the word references should be. General apa guidelines your essay should be typed, double-spaced on standard-sized paper (85 x 11) with 1 margins on all sides you should use a clear font that is highly readable apa recommends using 12 pt times new roman font include a page header (also known as the running head) at the top of every.
Use microsoft word's automatic header and page number functions rather than inserting them into the text of your paper manually to create flush left first page running head and page number: on your title page, the header is in the form running head: short title of paper click on the insert tab. Acknowledgments • dedication page (if applicable) c body of thesis • chapters –chapter 1 is always page 1 • references • bibliography (if applicable) • appendices (if applicable) 2 add section break at the end of each section a click at the end of the last page of a section b click page layout breaks next page. The apa editorial style of the most recent publication manual of the american psychological association upper righthand corner one inch from the right and 5 inch from the top of the page (header) preliminary the title page includes dissertation or capstone title, author name, the submission statement, name of.
Flinders university page 22 setting apa normal style indents and spacing as illustrated heading styles try not to have only three heading levels in the text designate chapter headings as heading 1, then in-text heading 2, heading 3, heading 4 use the 'caption' heading installed in your computer for table and figure. The completed dissertation contains five chapters (see specific information about page layout and text requirements in the dissertation guide section of lamson library page): chapter 1: introduction headings refer to apa for heading format all headings, regardless of level, must be the same font size.