Simply put, how can you write an abstract if you do not know what the research actually says?
You have to write out of sequence to be able to create an accurate introduction and abstract.
Although the proposal will be in formal style, it is still important to keep it simple — work towards concision while maintaining academic objectivity, leveraging readability.
You will thus want to avoid the first and second grammatical person, and maintain the objective in all aspects of the thesis proposal except the thesis statement itself, which can usually contain a first person reference to you.
As with any other type of proposal, the more careful the planning, the better the results you’ll get from your thesis proposal.
Once you have decided on a topic — which is admittedly the hardest part of the whole process, though not our focus here – the fun of putting together the thesis proposal itself begins.
After that hurdle is overcome, writing the proposal is challenging, but rest ease academic Panda pals, once again, we’ve got your back.
But before we start, let’s clarify a few issues though that are partially covered above.
As we said, a thesis proposal is a summary that details an outline of your work.
It identifies a problem that you’re researching, clearly states all the questions that will be researched as well as describes the resources and materials you need.