CDU has developed the following guidelines relating to the editing of postgraduate research theses by third parties.
(Policy developed by the Deans and Directors of Graduate Studies collaboratively with the Council of Australian Societies of Editors)
Appendix 2: Australian Standards for Editing Practice
(Council of Australian Societies of Editors )
Thesis Editing Resources
The following document is provided to give some useful pointers to postgraduate research students about editing a thesis.
For further assistance please contact Lee-Anne Cole at the Office of Research and Innovation.
Once your thesis has been approved by the Dean of Graduate Studies and you have completed all the requirements of the degree, you are only required to submit:
Your thesis will be uploaded to the Charles Darwin University Research Webportal and your thesis will be available to a global audience.
CDU Guidelines for the Presentation of Theses
The Presentation of HDR Thesis Procedures provide guidance for the preparation and presentation, formatting, binding, length, bibliographic citations, rights to display and submission of a thesis for Higher Degree by Research at Charles Darwin University.
Recommendation of Examiners
As part of the Examinations process, the Recommendation of Examiners Form needs to be completed and submitted to the Office of Research and Innovation at least three months prior to the intended submission date.