MPV_ADS2 Diploma seminar 2

Faculty of Economics and Administration
Spring 2020
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 20 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Teacher(s)
Mgr. Martin Guzi, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. Mgr. Jiří Špalek, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
doc. Mgr. Jiří Špalek, Ph.D.
Department of Public Economics - Faculty of Economics and Administration
Contact Person: Mgr. Jana Nesvadbová
Supplier department: Department of Public Economics - Faculty of Economics and Administration
Prerequisites
No prior knowledge or experience in research is required to take this course and as such, the course is for everyone.
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
Course objectives
The course provides support to students working on their thesis research. The student must demonstrate the ability to work independently in understanding of the relevant scholarly literature and the ability to analyze the issue under study. Students are encouraged to discuss their thesis research intensively with their supervisors and other faculty members.
Learning outcomes
The course aims at enhancing the students’ capacity to plan independent research and to communicate this to the academic community.
Syllabus
  • There are two obligatory requirements in the course:
    1. Student shall present thesis research in the class to obtain feedback from senior researchers and supervisor.
    2. Student shall upload the current draft of thesis thesis into Homework folder. The draft must be approved by the supervisor.
Literature
  • LESTER, James D. Writing research papers : a complete guide. Fifteenth edition, global ed. Boston: Pearson, 2015. 416 stran. ISBN 9781292076898. info
  • THOMAS, R. Murray and Dale L. BRUBAKER. Avoiding thesis and dissertation pitfalls : 61 cases of problems and solutions. 1st ed. Westport: Bergin & Garvey, 2001. ix, 223. ISBN 0897898222. info
Teaching methods
Students are encouraged to discuss their thesis research regularly with their supervisors and other faculty members.
Assessment methods
The submission of the diploma thesis is an obligatory requirement. The submission is due April 20th (Spring semester) or due January 4th (Autumn semester).
Language of instruction
English
Further Comments
The course is taught each semester.
The course is taught: every week.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2016, Spring 2017, Autumn 2017, Spring 2018, Autumn 2018, Spring 2019, Autumn 2019, Autumn 2020, Spring 2021.
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