In the Philippines, an academic thesis is named by the degree, such as bachelor/undergraduate thesis or masteral thesis. However, in Philippine English , the term doctorate is typically replaced with doctoral (as in the case of "doctoral dissertation"), though in official documentation the former is still used. The terms thesis and dissertation are commonly used interchangeably in everyday language yet it generally understood that a thesis refers to bachelor/undergraduate and master academic work while a dissertation is named for doctorate work.
Simple random sampling is a type of probability sampling technique [see our article, Probability sampling , if you do not know what probability sampling is]. With the simple random sample, there is an equal chance ( probability ) of selecting each unit from the population being studied when creating your sample [see our article, Sampling: The basics , if you are unsure about the terms unit , sample and population ]. This article (a) explains what simple random sampling is, (b) how to create a simple random sample, and (c) the advantages and disadvantages of simple random sampling.
13. Include a title on your proposal. I'm amazed at how often the title is left for the end of the student's writing and then somehow forgotten when the proposal is prepared for the committee. A good proposal has a good title and it is the first thing to help the reader begin to understand the nature of your work. Use it wisely! Work on your title early in the process and revisit it often. It's easy for a reader to identify those proposals where the title has been focused upon by the student. Preparing a good title means: