University Policies The University policies related to the thesis examination can be found here. Please read these carefully before submitting your thesis. Entrant Eligibility: Doctoral candidates who have not yet had their viva at the time of the SPARC final 3rd July Semi-final entries may be filmed during the local competition or separately The same rules apply at each stage of the competition 1 slide, no props, 3 minutes maximum No individual entries to the online semi-finals are permitted - the SPARC winner will be the only Salford candidate put forward to the next stage of the national competition Rules: A single static PowerPoint slide is permitted no slide transitions, animations or 'movement' of any description, the slide is to be presented from the beginning of the oration.
Open Access What is Open Access?
About the Three Minute Thesis The three minute thesis format was originally developed by the University of Queensland, but competitions are now run in Graduate Schools around the world.
Presentations are limited to 3 minutes maximum and competitors exceeding 3 minutes are disqualified. Judges Download a copy of the judging criteria and scoring sheet. Presentations are to commence from the stage. You can accompany your presentation with a single, static power point slide, but this is not compulsory.
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