Introduction city university of hong kong (cityu), one of the eight government- funded institutions in the hong kong special administrative region (hksar), is a modern, hi-tech research students should write and present their theses in english, unless they give very strong justifications for using another language. Sociology from the university of hong kong (hku), then mphil and phd in sociology from thesis in particularly, my supervisor, prof kennedy, taught me what really educational research is, how to write a good thesis, and how to treat my students in the introduction and conclusion, as well as what is the voice and. Faculty of dentistry, the university of hong kong (2016- world ranking first runner up- morrison hall research symposium, the university of hong kong 2013 postgraduate students conference/seminar grants, the university of hong kong 2011- introduction to thesis writing (grsc 6021) • transferable skills.
Submit a phd with a short introduction or conclusion a quick way to move from a good doctoral thesis to one requiring major corrections is to write a short introduction and/or conclusion it is frustrating for examiners we are poised to tick the minor corrections box, and then we turn to a one- or two-page.
Hong kong phone: (852) 2609 6028 [email protected] key words english writing writing across the curriculum writing tutors feedback hong kong adaptation of cantonese a re-statement or conclusion in english is often made afterwards, referring they wrote their ma theses in the summer months. Grsc6001 introduction to thesis writing content: the course will consider all aspects of writing a thesis it will look at the overall content and organization of the thesis and the concerns particular to each stage of the work, focusing on how the language used in each chapter makes the writing communicatively successful.
Introduction academic writing of different subject areas has its own style and rules to follow this form of writing is different from expository composition, argumentation writing or commercial correspondence while it is quite hard to comprehend all research needs of every subject field, we have put together. I finished a dissertation that focused on wallace stevens, with branches reaching back to geoffrey chaucer and walt whitman (and later completed a book on as a lecturer here at hku, i can continue learning of such intersections, including expanded questions of language and poetry, drama and creative writing in new.
The creative industries have become more and more important in hong kong, not only for the territory's economic growth, but also for its cultural revitalization the “bachelor of arts with honours in creative writing and film arts” is a programme focusing on training creative talents for hong kong's cultural. Expectations of students and supervisors in the supervision and thesis writing process 1 introduction 1 2 working with second-language speakers of english 22 3 thesis writing in english as a second language 43 4 writing a research toral studies in countries such as hong kong, singapore and in other parts of. Grsc6021 introduction to thesis writing (the sciences & related disciplines) aim: the course aims to develop students' systematic knowledge of how to write about their research and apply such knowledge to their writing both within and beyond the course content: the course will consider all aspects of writing a thesis.