Sample proposals for individual study sample proposals there are many ways to write a good proposal these two, from spring 2009, will give you some sense of what other successful proposers have done: to see a sample individual study proposal for a scholarly project, click here: sampleisprplscholarly or here:. Topics in sociolinguistics, bilingualism, second language acquisition and community language maintenance below are some suggestions to give you an idea of the many sorts of areas that would make for a viable honours thesis some have already been done, but there remain plenty of variations on these topics:. Ma thesis in consultation with the major professor and the other members of the student's ma advisory committee the student will prepare a thesis proposal normally the proposal should be submitted no later than the term in which the student is to complete course requirements upon approval of the. After completing the two qualifying papers, the student prepares the dissertation proposal, presenting their project in the context of previous research the dissertation proposal should be a minimum of 20-30 double-spaced pages ( though exact length depends on the topic and should be discussed with the advisor) and. School of cultures, languages and linguistics te pokapū ahurea, reo, wete reo, rerekē ma/mlitt research proposals this form is to be completed by students enrolled in a thesis/research portfolio of 90 points and above and submitted within 1 month of enrolment.
This tutorial will show you how to write a good linguistic research proposal ideal for students of english language/linguistics. Applicants must include with their application a thesis proposal of 2,500 words and a writing sample (this may be an essay from your previous degree, a chapter from your honours or masters thesis or a published article) the primary basis for selection is academic merit, however, consideration will also be given to the. Thesis supervisor) we may ask to see your previous thesis as a writing sample the proposal is 2000-‐2500 words for an ma and 2500-‐3000 words for a phd the proposal demonstrates your familiarity with the literature and research methodology, your ability to write, and your ability to work independently it also.
The thesis needs to be written under the supervision of a lecturer affiliated with the lucl (leiden university centre for linguistics) and evaluated by the once the student has selected a topic, formulated a research question and put together a provisional bibliography, the thesis proposal form can be completed (see. Dissertation proposal guidelines from 2010-2011, the format for dissertation proposals has changed, with the department adopting the option of nsf-style proposals examples: scott grimm nsf proposal (references) examples. Proposal for a student-designed interdepartmental major in linguistics kaitlyn harrigan 2009 february 25, 2007 my interest was sparked in the study of linguistics during psychology 111 when we studies my senior year, i plan to write a senior thesis, supervised by jill de villers in the field of.
Actual work on the thesis at the start of your senior year (or even before that, eg over the preceding summer) the entire linguistics faculty will then decide collectively whether or not to accept you to the thesis program at the beginning of your senior year (see below) if your proposal is not accepted, you still have the option. Their supervisor phd students should consult with their supervisory committee ❏ also submit the supervisor approval form (available at http://wwwmunca/ linguistics/graduate/theses) ❏ prepare for your oral presentation it should take place shortly after your thesis proposal is submitted ❏ grad coordinator schedules the.
The first two years of the phd program are devoted to coursework, preparing and taking the qualifying examination, the candidacy examination, and obtaining approval of the thesis proposal the following years are devoted to the writing and defence of the thesis ubc invites doctoral students interested in getting. By week 5 of the second semester after registration (fourth in the case of part-time students) the student should submit a draft thesis chapter and a detailed thesis proposal/outline to their supervisory committee this work will be discussed at a annual review meeting held in june, and chaired by the director of graduate.
Information from encyclopedias, for example, is not considered scholarship and should not be used or cited in this type of scholarly bibliography the style of the proposal should be the mla style sheet if the topic is linguistics, the lsa style sheet should be used consult with your thesis director the proposal itself should. A great selection of free linguistics dissertation topics and ideas to help you write the perfect dissertation example linguistics dissertation topic 1: involved in this study over a six-month observation period, this thesis offers a number of insights and proposals to increase language skills amongst pre-school aged children.