ZURd0014 Publications II

Faculty of Social Studies
Spring 2024
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 20 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Charles Michael Elavsky, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
doc. Mgr. Jakub Macek, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. et Mgr. Alena Macková, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
doc. Mgr. et Mgr. Hana Macháčková, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
prof. PhDr. David Šmahel, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
prof. PhDr. David Šmahel, Ph.D.
Department of Media Studies and Journalism – Faculty of Social Studies
Contact Person: Mgr. Boris Rafailov, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Media Studies and Journalism – Faculty of Social Studies
Prerequisites (in Czech)
ZURd0013 Publications I
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
In the course the student demonstrates the ability to publish scientific texts and present the results of their scientific work in English or another foreign language, as an individual author or in co-authorship. The student typically works in collaboration with a supervisor, consultant or a research team. The student learns the principles of publishing, the process of writing professional texts, and communication techniques with editors and how the entire review process works in a foreign peer-reviewed journal.
Learning outcomes
The course develops learning outcomes No.1, 2, 3 and 5.
  • To complete the course the student must have an accepted publication in an English or another foreign language peer-reviewed journal. The credit is awarded by the supervisor. The publication must either be published or at least accepted for publication in the journal. The threshold for this course is a publication in journals indexed in Scopus or Web of Science databases. It is also possible to recognize a monograph published by a foreign publisher. In such a case, the minimum for course recognition is 40% authorship.
Teaching methods
Self-study of the student, consultation with the supervisor
Assessment methods
Language of instruction
Further Comments
The course is taught each semester.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2020, Autumn 2020, Spring 2021, Autumn 2021, Spring 2022, Autumn 2022, Spring 2023, Autumn 2023, Autumn 2024, Spring 2025.
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