MPE_DIS1 Diploma Thesis Seminar 1

Faculty of Economics and Administration
Autumn 2013
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 12 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Ing. Aleš Franc, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Ing. Monika Jandová, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
doc. Ing. Martin Kvizda, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
prof. Ing. Antonín Slaný, CSc. (seminar tutor)
prof. Ing. Zdeněk Tomeš, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
prof. Ing. Osvald Vašíček, CSc. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
prof. Ing. Antonín Slaný, CSc.
Department of Economics - Faculty of Economics and Administration
Contact Person: Lydie Pravdová
Supplier department: Department of Economics - Faculty of Economics and Administration
Timetable of Seminar Groups
MPE_DIS1/01: No timetable has been entered into IS.
MPE_DIS1/02: Thu 12:50–14:30 VT204, O. Vašíček
Prerequisites (in Czech)
((! PEDS1 Diploma Thesis Seminar 1 ) || (! PEDS2 Diploma Thesis Seminar 2 ))&&( MPE_PTDP Diploma theses )
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
Students will be able to approach writing the diploma thesis as a scientific work. Students will be able to apply the correct methodology and keep to the rules of publishing ethics. Students will be able to find and anylyze information sources efficiently and correctly and use them to elaborate the topic of the thesis. Students will be able to establish, implement and evaluate empirical investigation and formulate recommendations and results. Students will be able to demonstrate their awareness of principles of successful presentation at the defence of the thesis.
At the end of this course, students should be able to:
- formulate thesis objectives properly,
- set proper working hypotheses,
- choose relevant methods to work up the thesis,
- choose information sources,
- generalize acquired pieces of knowledge,
- present the thesis as well as its contribution.
  • Individual consultation with the supervisor of the thesis during the semester.
  • SLANÝ, Antonín and Jaroslav NEKUDA. Moderní informační zdroje diplomových a doktorských prací v oblasti sociálně-ekonomických věd. 1. vyd. Brno: Masarykova univerzita, 2001. 117 pp. ISBN 80-210-2646-4. info
Teaching methods
Regular individual consultations with the supervisor on writing of the thesis.
Assessment methods
A necessary condition for obtaining credits is regular cooperation with the supervisor. An essential part of the thesis must be presented to the supervisor.
Language of instruction
Follow-Up Courses
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course is taught annually.
Information about innovation of course.
This course has been innovated under the project "Inovace studia ekonomických disciplín v souladu s požadavky znalostní ekonomiky (CZ.1.07/2.2.00/28.0227)" which is cofinanced by the European Social Fond and the national budget of the Czech Republic.

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Teacher's information
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2009, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2012, Spring 2014, Autumn 2014, Spring 2015, Autumn 2015, Spring 2016, Autumn 2016, Spring 2017, Autumn 2017, Spring 2018, Autumn 2018, Spring 2019, Autumn 2019, Spring 2020, Autumn 2020, Spring 2021.
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