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AIT Harvard: Theses

Citing Theses

Theses can come in a number for formats, they can be published, unpublished or retreived from a database. 

Citing Theses: Examples

Material Type

In-Text Citation

Reference List Entry
Template (Author, Date) Author. (Year) Title. Degree type. Awarding Institution
Thesis (Werdin, 2011, p. 13) Werdin, K. L. (2011) Acid technique of detecting deception over Computer Mediated Communication. MA thesis. Athlone Institute of Technology.
Example 2: Thesis (Pearmain, 2008) Pearmain R. J. (2008) Meditation and the perception of change in long-term meditators : a comparison between meditators and psychotherapists. PhD thesis. University of London.
Thesis: Retrieved From a database (Werdin, 2011, p. 13) Werdin, K. L. (2011) Acid technique of detecting deception over Computer Mediated Communication. [Online] M.A. thesis. Athlone Institute of Technology. Available at: Proquest database [Accessed: 17 January 2011].