Table 15: Dissertation to journal pro forma (from 2012 to 2013).

DetailsPlanning stages: one to fourteen

Name of member of staff
Subject area
Dissertation title
Authors
SupervisorWeek 1: stages 1, 2, 3, and 4
Masters’ student
2nd academic staff author
Target journal
Web site

Writing the draft
Introduction
Literature review
MethodsWeek 2: stages 5, 6, 7, and 8
Results
Discussion
Conclusion
References

First draftWeek 3: stage 9
EditingWeek 4: stage 10
Submission of final draft to journalWeek 5: stages 11, 12
Review from journalWeeks 6–14: stage 13
Responding to journal reviewWeeks 15–22: stage 14
Acceptance and publicationWeeks 23–26: stage 15