The master dissertation is a research project undertaken a one-year writing up period, culminating in an 12,000-15,000-word disseration.
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• Research proposal (click here)for master dissertation should be finished within the 7th week of the third semester, and submitted to the Graduate School at the same time.
• Mid-term examination for dissertation should be completed before the end of the third semester, and submitted to the Graduate School at the same time.
• Rehearsal for oral defense takes place in the 7th week of the fourth semester.
• Final oral defense takes place in the 14th week of the fourth semester.