- must be appropriate for an academic paper
- must use the same font primarily throughout the thesis (dedication page excepted)
- equivalent to 10 to 12 point font in Times New Roman or Arial for main text
- at least 2mm high in tables and figures
- must be black throughout, except for web links which should be dark blue
Please use italics sparingly, and bear in mind that they are not very effective for distinguishing headings.