To create a list of tables or figures for report in word (separate from the table of contents) [based on macintosh word 2011] use word to number the tables and figures in insert menu at top of screen, pull down to caption, etc as outlined in the handout “to have word magically number tables, figures” to create a. Figure table numbers must be coded to chapter numbers the table number and chapter title must be typed (single-space) in the top row of the table use consistent figure if figures are used from other sources, a source citation must be included below the figure, and the source must be included in the reference list. If there are three or more, include them in the table of contents as list of figures list the number, name and page on which the figure can the found (same format as for tables) see examples of figures from purdue's owl and the apa manual (pp 151-167) to view various figure options and further detail. Figures and tables apa does not provide precise rules for citing figures and tables these guidelines are designed for use with data from sources such ac nielsen, passport gmid and if you create a table or figure from more than one source, list all the sources in your note and include them all in your reference list. Instructional video for properly formatting the list of figures page for dissertations in microsoft word (2007) using the american psychological association (apa) style 6th edition, with regards samford graduate students in the orlean bullard beeson school of education and professional studies. Title of thesis by your name a choose thesis type submitted to the faculty of purdue university in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of choose degree list of figures in order to generate a list of figures easily, you will need to assign a caption to all of the tables in your document. Figures reproduced in your text each figure should be displayed with a brief explanatory title eg figure 3 complex theoretical formulations you must include a caption beneath the figure use the following format - references for figures are not required in your reference list for examples of figures see apa style central.
If a list is longer than one page, subsequent pages should be headed “list of figures (continued)” or “list of tables (continued)” the first sentence of the figure or table caption must be listed, and the wording must match the text exactly list only one page number per figure or table when there is. Figures and their respective lists are the same sections: section 1: formatting tables within the thesis or dissertation (pp 1-7) general formatting guidelines (p 1) inserting a caption for a table in microsoft word (pp 2-4) samples of properly formatted tables (pp 5-7) section 2: format requirements for the list of. To apply this template's formatting to the text of your paper, simply highlight the paragraph(s) or heading you want to format, and choose the appropriate tag from the style menu the list of style tags includes all levels of headings, block quotes, table and figure captions, references, and body text apa level 3 heading. Student assumes the following responsibilities for the thesis: 1 thesis and for ensuring that the thesis is submitted according to apa manuscript guidelines the list of figures introduction (chapter 1) review of literature (chapter 2) methods (chapter 3) results (chapter 4) discussion (chapter 5) references cited.
Number figures consecutively throughout your paper double-space the caption that appears under a figure general format 1 (figure from a book): caption under figure figure x descriptive phrase that serves as title and description reprinted [or adapted] from book title (page number), by author first. A list of figures and/or a list of tables will show all of the graphics, equations, and tables in a document however, for an element to be recognized, it must have a caption (note: any diagram, drawing, graph, chart, map, photograph or other type of illustration in a thesis or dissertation is presented as a “figure”. Place each figure on a separate page at the end of your manuscript, after any tables (or after the reference list, if there are no tables) place a caption below each figure describing its contents and defining any abbreviations used in the figure more information publication manual (6th ed, sections.
Please refer to our thesis/dissertation formatting handbook for clarification and examples note that ____ [d2] toc must include the list of figures, list of tables, list of abbreviations/symbols (if applicable), and ____ [j3] recommended table caption format (from apa): table caption consists of two lines the. List of figures: in a book, dissertation or report the list of figures follows the contents page it should include the figure number and caption - as in the text - followed by the source of reference it should also include the page number where the reader can find the image in your work the sources of the figures do not need to. List of tables [note: you will have to reformat this list after it is generated to add a period after the table number and remove italics] list of figures chapter 1 [note: you must have at least two instances of a heading in any given section or do not use that level see apa manual, p 62, section 302] chapter 2.
Organization of dissertation, cont • acknowledgment page (optional) • abstract • table of contents • list of tables • list of figures/plates/illustrations • text ( body of the dissertation) • bibliography/references • appendix (if necessary) page 4 abstract title page title of dissertation double spaced and starts 25 inches. Please visit the gsep dissertation support website for additional resources related to dissertation formatting for gsep education and psychology divisions 1 list of tables and/or list of figures (if applicable) center the chairperson's name underneath the month and year the dissertation was cleared for apa format.
If you are submitting a manuscript to a journal using apa style, then you typically put tables and figures at the end of the manuscript if you are using apa style to guide your thesis, then tables and figures will almost always go in the body where they are presented in text apa style is principally a guide for. The figures and table list in your thesis shows every used figure and table in your thesis listed with the associated page number are you using the apa-style if yes in addition to using figure and table lists, you may also find it useful to include a list of abbreviations and a glossary in your dissertation. Apa format the university of toledo an addendum to graduate council's manual for the formatting of graduate dissertations and theses sample pages for apa format [sample: table of contents] table of contents abstract iii acknowledgments v table of contents vi list of tables vii list of figures viii list of.