External examiner report: phd thesis candidate: lynette vromans, queensland university of technology title: [f49 process and outcome of narrative therapy for major depressive disorder this thesis represents an exceptional piece of work the literature review encompasses a wide range of key issues in psychotherapy. Examination for the degree of phd and other qualifications at doctoral level ( edd, dm, etc) the internal and external examiners are each required to submit an independent report on the thesis in advance of the viva voce examination the reports should be submitted to student services (or student registry at unmc or. Completed prior to the oral exam interested parties may learn several valuable lessons from this experience this could perhaps help to ensure the malaysian hope to be a center of excellence in higher education shall come true sooner rather than later keywords: phd thesis, external examiner‟s report. Examples of sslc reports and annual reports external examiners' reports handbooks provided to students examples of publicity materials the review group held a meeting on 19 november 2003 with student representatives, including five phd students and four students from the taught courses. External examiner's report thesis is not examining precisely the background mechanisms, it/they are not necessary a good phd thesis she also includes (pages 66-68) a commendable account of the questions she will be addressing her thesis ends with an appropriate concluding chapter, followed by what.
Extract from a recent external examiner's report on a phd thesis published in: students' quarterly journal ( volume: 38 , issue: 152 , june 1968 ) article #: page(s): 219 date of publication: june 1968 issn information: print issn: 0039 -2871 inspec accession number: persistent link:. Degree sought: ma: 口 phd: 口 sphd education: 口 sphd linguistics: 口 thesis title: the examiners' report must be submitted on the day of the viva and should comment on the following areas: • the overall i, the undersigned internal examiner, confirm that i have read the thesis and the report of the external. Information about the examination of postgraduate researchers at the university of birmingham. In australia, normally the only assessment for the award of a phd is through the medium of written reports on the thesis by either two or three external examiners the examiners effectively set phd standards the major focus of our work has been on the content of the examiner reports in providing indicators of thesis quality,.
Final reports 2 distinctions made between external and internal examiners' reports 3 transparency of the process 4 changes to procedures 5 'any other right of access to reports on that thesis, and (iv) the possibilities of reviewing low up-take by candidates of any right to see examiners' reports finally, areas where. Following the oral examination • the two examiners make a joint report (phd2), providing they are in agreement, with a firm recommendation of the result both examiners must sign and date the joint report • the examiners return both copies of the thesis to the candidate, unless a copy or copies are retained to check. Although this guide focuses mostly on phd examining, most of the points within it will also apply to examining the first time and the external examiner lacks sufficient experience of the uk system, if the examiners an external adjudicator who will consider the thesis and the examiners' reports, and report back to senate.
The examiners prepare and sign a joint report which includes a summary pro forma sample examiner report forms are available to view on the sees website a hard copy version of the form is sent to the external examiner by sees together with the thesis and other relevant information the examiners'. The handbook provides guidance and practical advice on external examining of research degrees it sets out external examiner, viva examiner, phd examiner, mphil examiner pgr examiner processes regarding arrangements for thesis assessment, submission of reports and payment of fees and. Typical report length would be 1 -3 pages the completed form and report should be e-mailed to [email protected] recommendation for award (if applicable) graduate students who produce an exceptional master's or doctoral thesis are eligible for awards the external examiner's report is. The information in this section is taken from examiners' reports, to which one of the authors of this book had access, and which were used in an in-depth pilot study done by brigid ballard (1995) the study analysed examiners' reports for 62 phd theses each thesis had three external examiners, who were both national and.
Title of thesis date of thesis submission department/school name(s) of supervisor(s) date of viva voce examination name of external examiner 1 internal examiner 2 (if applicable) date form ex2phd university of bath preliminary (pre viva voce) report on a thesis submitted for the degree of doctor of. The phd thesis distribution portal is located on the 'graduate studies' tab in jump this is the method examiners the advisor is asked to share these reports with the student if an external examiner has already been selected and confirmed, e-mail notification is sent to the advisor/co-advisor and student indicating that.