Course syllabus DISA - Masters Thesis Seminar (FBE - WS 2019/2020)


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Course code: DISA
Course title in Czech: Masters Thesis Seminar
Course title in English:
Masters Thesis Seminar
Semester: WS 2019/2020
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Fulfillment of requirements (2 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes: full-time, period A 2/0, period B 0/2 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Level of course:
master continuing
Course type: optional
Type of delivery:
usual, consulting
Mode of delivery for our mobility students abroad:
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Language of instruction:
English
Course supervisor:
Course supervising department:
Faculty:
Teachers: Ing. Bc. Marcela Basovníková, Ph.D. (examiner)
doc. Ing. Hana Bohušová, Ph.D. (examiner)
prof. Ing. Radim Farana, CSc., FEng. (instructor, lecturer, tutor)
Ing. Sylvie Formánková, Ph.D. (examiner, lecturer)
Ing. Dita Henek Dlabolová, Ph.D. (supervisor)
JUDr. Ing. Libor Kyncl, Ph.D. (examiner, lecturer)
Bc. Ing. Marek Litzman, Ph.D. (examiner)
Ing. Bc. Martin Machay, Ph.D. (instructor, lecturer)
Ing. Bc. Ondřej Melichar, Ph.D. (examiner)
Mgr. Bc. Ondřej Pavelek, Ph.D. (examiner)
Ing. Hana Stojanová, Ph.D. (examiner)
Ing. Jan Vavřina, Ph.D. (examiner)
doc. Ing. Pavel Žufan, Ph.D. (examiner)
Prerequisites:
Final Bachelor Exam
 
Timetable in this semester:
Day
From-till
Room
Teacher
Entry
Frequency
Capacity
Tuesday
15.00-16.50
Q32R. Farana, S. Formánková, L. Kyncl, M. MachayLecture
Every week
48
 
Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
The aim of the course is to develop students' skills and to improve their abilities to apply the theoretical knowledge acquired in the course of their studies. The will master the methodology and principles necessary for solving tasks related to working out their diploma theses.
The course explain the principles of suggesting, writing and defending the diploma thesis. It gives also the general and specific recommendations for the structure, methods, referencing and formal aspect of the thesis. Then the student work out the intent of the thesis in close cooperation of supervisor.
 
Course content:
1.
Diploma thesis, topic selection and other formal steps, dean's rules for thesis, intent of the thesis (allowance 4/0)
2.Specification of aim and methods in diploma thesis (allowance 2/0)
3.Referencing in scientific outcomes, citation ethics (allowance 4/0)
4.
Formal layout of diploma thesis (allowance 4/0)
Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
lecture14 h
consultation2 h
elaboration and execution of projects
40 h
Total
56 h
 
Assessment methods:
Course credit is earned for the bachelor thesis assignment. Fulfilment of requirements is granted by the thesis supervisor for meeting the tasks given to the student by him.
Course can be studied during the study placement.

 
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
Total0 %
 
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Basic:
RYBIČKA, J. Doporučení pro úpravu diplomových a jiných prací.  [online]. 2006. URL: http://dahlia.mendelu.cz/~rybicka/zpract/jaknadip.pdf.
HUBÍK, S. Hypotéza: metodologický nástroj výzkumu ve společenských vědách. 1st ed. České Budějovice: Jihočeská univerzita, Zdravotně sociální fakulta, 2006. 80 p. ISBN 80-7040-842-1.
BAILEY, S. Academic writing: a handbook for international students. 2nd ed. London: Routledge, 2006. 260 p. ISBN 0-415-38419-2.
Science research writing. London: Imperial College Press, 257 p. ISBN 978-1-84816-309-6.
The essentials of academic writing. New York: Houghton Mifflin Co., 347 p. ISBN 0-618-21599-9.

Recommended:
DISMAN, M. Jak se vyrábí sociologická znalost. Karolinum, 2006. 376 p. ISBN 80-246-0139-7.
HENDL, J. Kvalitativní výzkum: základní metody a aplikace. 1st ed. Praha: Portál, 2005. 407 p. ISBN 80-7367-040-2.
KRČÁL, M. -- FARKAŠOVÁ, B. Projekt Bibliografické citace.  [online]. 2008. URL: http://www.citace.com/index.php.
Dle tématu a doporučení vedoucího práce.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
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Course listed in previous semesters:
2020/2021 - post-graduate studies, WS 2020/2021, SS 2019/2020, 2019/2020 - post-graduate studies, SS 2018/2019, WS 2018/2019 (and older)
Teaching place:
Brno


Last modification made by Ing. Jiří Gruber on 12/17/2019.

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