Who should deposit a digital copy of thesis/dissertation/exegesis/project on Tuwhera?
When do you deposit your work on Tuwhera?
The requirements for the formatting and presentation of theses and dissertations are available in the formatting and presentation chapter of the AUT Postgraduate Handbook. See page page 101 for font size, spacing and margins and 104 for the start of title, first page and other presentation requirements.
The title page of a thesis/dissertation/exegesis must contain the following elements:
Find an example of a thesis title page below:
Third party copyright material is material in any format to which another person or entity holds the rights. If you include any substantial portion of third party copyright material in your thesis/dissertation/exegesis/research project report, for example an artwork or photograph, you should obtain permission from the copyright holder. The Copyright Guidelines for Research Students provides more details on how to use copyright materials.
A sample permission request letter is available here:
If your work contains confidential or sensitive information, you may apply to have an embargo (a period of restricted access) for your thesis/dissertation/exegesis prior to or at the time of lodgment for examination by using form PGR16- Application for restricted access to a thesis/dissertation/exegesis. This requires the approval of the Associate Dean of your faculty.
Master's Research or Practice Projects
Deposit your dissertation online
Your digital dissertation will be made available to AUT students and staff only (AUT network login required).