Policies, regulations, and guidelines
- Master's Thesis Work Policy and Guidelines - This document details the guidelines and regulations governing all aspects of Master's Thesis work at the University of Canterbury, from enrolment to graduation. It is important that Master's Thesis candidates become familiar with this document.
- Thesis Availability Policy
Thesis Availability Policy
Including Published Work in a Thesis
Proof-reading and Editing Guidelines
- Intellectual Property Policy - Intellectual Property (IP) is defined as any discovery, innovation, invention, form, shape, sound image, expression, technique or process which is the product of skill, effort or intellect. For a detailed list of inclusions, see the information below. The IP generated by staff and students is an important outcome of a thriving research culture. UC recognises the advantages of protecting and commercialising IP and wishes to sensibly and fairly share the benefits. This policy outlines the means by which this is achieved.
- The Research Work for a Master's or Doctoral Thesis Code of Practice has been developed by the University of Canterbury to assist staff and students engaged in research work for a Master’s or PhD thesis with identifying the various responsibilities and related issues.
- Emails to Enrolled Students Policy - The University provides email facilities to students to enable them to communicate effectively both within and outside of the university. This policy outlines the provision of such resources in section 2.4.
- Copyright - what you need to know - Information about how Copyright relates to your thesis.
- Copyright Policy - This policy document provides information to staff and students on how to comply with the Copyright Act