DUVOD Introduction to PhD study

Faculty of Informatics
Autumn 2010
Extent and Intensity
2/0. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
prof. RNDr. Luděk Matyska, CSc. (lecturer)
doc. RNDr. Petr Holub, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. RNDr. Petr Matula, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. RNDr. Radka Svobodová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. RNDr. David Šafránek, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. Mgr. Jan Obdržálek, PhD. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
prof. RNDr. Luděk Matyska, CSc.
Faculty of Informatics
Timetable of Seminar Groups
DUVOD/01: Tue 8:00–9:50 A107
DUVOD/02: Wed 14:00–15:50 B007
DUVOD/03: Fri 12:00–13:50 C511
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
Course objectives
The goal is to give basic orientation in the PhD study at Faculty of Informatics at Masaryk University. After taking this course, students will have a clear view on the structure of PhD study, its formal general requirements. He will also get basic knowledge about basic and general principles of a research work and will have necessary information about skills needed for successful completion of PhD study.
  • Introduction to PhD study, its structure
  • Basic formal requirements, courses, credits, ...
  • Interaction with supervisor and consultants, solving of problems related to the study
  • Work with literature, search and recognition of relevant information, sources of scientific literature and information
  • Principles of bibliographic search, analysis of scientific text
  • Principles of research work, experiments
Teaching methods
Lectures, seminaries and individual work
Assessment methods
Fulfilling requirements
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught each semester.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: kombinace přednášek a práce v seminárních skupinách v rozsahu cca 2 hodiny týdně.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2011, Autumn 2011, Spring 2012, Autumn 2012, Spring 2013, Autumn 2013, 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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