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What a dissertation should look like


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What should a dissertation look likeThe following pages give you advice on:

  • how to format and present a title page
  • numbering sections and figures
  • page numbers
  • format
  • presentation
  • binding
Dissertation Template (Word doc)
Successful dissertation presentation summary (PDF opens in new window)

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Remember:

The advice on this site is general. Always check the specific requirements of your School or department. Ask if they can provide you with dissertation writing guidelines. To see examples of past dissertations from Solent University students, please visit the archive below.