As you can see, the page numbers in this section are roman numerals the page numbers within the body of your thesis are regular numbers and they start over from 1 right click, then control click on the line below to follow the link scroll up or down to maneuver through this template if you use your space bar or 'enter'. One of the required page numbering changes for your thesis or dissertation is that you need to use roman numerals (eg, i, ii, iii) for your introductory sections (abstract, table of contents), and then switch to arabic numerals (eg, 1, 2, 3) and begin the page numbering at 1 at the start of chapter i of. This section provides a quick resource for citing references in papers using the 6th edition of the publication manual of the american psychological association ( 2009) orientation to apa · parenthetical citations · where to place citations · one or two authors · three or more authors · no authors · multiple sources in one. The running head is a shortened title (no more than 50 characters, including spaces) that appears on every page use the automatic functions of your word- processing program to create a header that contains the running head and the page numbers for your paper the header is located within, not below, the paper's margin. Page numbering for a thesis or dissertation tip: add page numbering to your document after you are finished making all edits after the page numbering has been added, then add the table of contents and/or update the table of contents a typical document consist of three main parts: 1 preliminaries 2 text ( chapters.
Your university or department will supply specific guidance on page formatting and the presentation of the thesis, but in my experience (and the experience of phd students around me) finding the information on how to achieve correct presentation of a thesis using word is surprisingly difficult in particular. Beginning on the very first page (title page) and running continually throughout the apa document, a page header is utilized the page header should appear one-half inch down from the top margin it includes the running head flush left and the page number flush right the running head consists of the. Page 1 revised 8/3/2017 all doctoral students will follow apa (6th edition) formatting for the narrative portion of the dissertation refer to this guide for rules c no running head d no page number 2 dissertation title page a upper left: running head: title (shortened version) b upper right page number: (1) 3. Use microsoft word's automatic header and page number functions rather than inserting them into the text of your paper manually to create flush left first page running head and page number: on your title page, the header is in the form running head: short title of paper click on the insert tab.
If you want continuous pagination that is all in the same format, go to the insert ribbon, and in the header & footer group, click on the page number icon choose the appropriate placement of the number and a style if you are writing a rackham dissertation, you have more complicated pagination. At the very basics, this guide aims to teach you the essentials necessary to handle and format large documents in microsoft word it also serves as a visual example of what your printed thesis may look like the abstract is a brief summary of your thesis, and should not be more than a page in an academic publication, the. The running head should be typed in uppercase letters and be no more than 50 characters long some programs differ in their requirements for a page number and running head, so check your program's guidelines example: running head: how to use apa abstract an abstract is a brief (150 to 250.
The following order is required for components of your thesis or dissertation: title page copyright page abstract dedication, acknowledgements, and preface ( each optional) table of contents, with page numbers list of tables, list of figures, or list of illustrations, with titles and page numbers (if applicable) list of. In the simplest terms, the two-fold issue with the header is: firstly, the head on the title page is not the same as for the rest of the paper (how do you do that), and, secondly, how do you get the header text to the left and the page numbers to the right the apa manual (page 230), states, “use the automatic.
Please use the example at the bottom of this page to cite the purdue owl in apa to see include the page header (described above) flush left with the page number flush right at the top of the page dissertation abstract yoshida, y ( 2001) essays in urban transportation dissertation abstracts international, 62, 7741a. Typed in a smaller font or continued on the next page if continued, the table title should not be repeated the heading should read “table 1 continued” and column and row headings must be repeated leave one single-spaced blank line before and after a table or figure table numbers must be coded to chapter numbers. Help with page numbering in your thesis red thesis banner see overall layout and specifications: pagination for information on how to format page numbers. Page header contents running head - content at the top left of each page, written in all capital letters page numbers - content at the top right of each page running head the running head is a shortened version of your paper's title and cannot exceed 50 characters including spacing and punctuation.
Apa manuscript format (6th edition publication manual, 3rd printing) [page numbers below refer to the apa manual] page setup [see pp 42-44, 228-230] ▫ 1-inch margins ▫ double-spaced lines be sure to clearly state the issue as you see it along with your thesis statement outline what you plan to discuss in the. This video demonstrates how to add both roman numeral and arabic page numbers to your dissertation it outlines how to divide the document into different sec.