How to write your dissertation (2019/2020)

Course code
Name of lecturer
Alessandro Arcangeli
Alessandro Arcangeli
Number of ECTS credits allocated
Other available courses
Academic sector
NN - -
Language of instruction
Sem 1A, Sem 1B, Sem 2A

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

During the eight hours available, students will learn the basic rules for the correct drafting of a thesis.


During the seminar the issues concerning the choice of the type of thesis and the topic will be addressed, and then the different types of sources to be used will be ascertained. The graphic layout and the structure of the elaborate will also be analyzed, and the basic rules will be provided to effectively cite other texts and to prepare the footnotes and the final bibliography. Finally, the tools and digital resources for the research of bibliographic materials will be examined.

Reference books
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Assessment methods and criteria

In order to obtained the credit, students who have inserted the activity in the study plan must:
- participate in at least 3 of the 4 seminars;
- turn up for a brief interview within the office hours of prof. Arcangeli.