Bachelor- und Masterthesis erfolgreich schreiben

This German book explains quality criteria for academic publications, the development process for writing successfully, academic integrity and ethics.

The free template Thesis helps students to get a kick-start and supports a consistent formatting. It already containing a title page, table of contents, list of figures and tables, list of references, statutory declaration.

Simple to follow instructions how to use Microsoft Word (2007, 2010, 2013, 2016, 2019, Word 365) to manage references, sources, insert quotations and all relevant aspects of proper academic writing help students to save time and increase quality.
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Bachelor- und Masterthesis erfolgreich schreiben

Bachelor- und Masterthesis erfolgreich schreiben

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