What not to do in a thesis conclusion!

Brilliant stuff. Fits in with my Mount doom post.

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The conclusion is one of the most important sections of the thesis, yet it is often done quite badly. This is not good because the conclusion is a key part of the text and thesis writers really need to spend some time getting it right. This is because the conclusion is the place where you argue that you have made a contribution to knowledge, where you show what it is, and where you discuss its implications. While it doesn’t have to be as long as other chapters, the conclusion does have to do the job.

It really helps here to understand what NOT to do in a thesis conclusion.

There are four common mistakes that people make in finishing off their thesis. These are:

(1) the writer goes on a laborious plod through all of the findings that have come in the chapters before. Examiners really hate this. It is…

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