DA6RS02 Research Skills II

Faculty of Law
Spring 2022
Extent and Intensity
0/0/0. 6 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Taught in person.
doc. JUDr. Pavel Koukal, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. JUDr. Matěj Myška, Ph.D. (lecturer)
prof. JUDr. Radim Polčák, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
prof. JUDr. Radim Polčák, Ph.D.
Research Skills 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
there are 6 fields of study the course is directly associated with, display
Course objectives
The aim of the subject is to provide the students with both theoretical as well as practical knowledge on how to manage international research consortia. Furthermore the concept of Open Science, that is the new approach to conducting research is introduced, incl. the underlying legal and managerial issues.
Learning outcomes
After completion of this course the students shall be able to: - understand the functioning of international research consortium management and related legal issues - use basic relevant management tools - understand, explain and apply the concepts of Open Science
  • I. International Research Consortium Management II. Management Tools III. Open Access IV. Open Research Data V. Open Repositories
    recommended literature
  • OECD (2015), "Making Open Science a Reality", OECD Science, Technology and Industry Policy Papers, No. 25, OECD Publishing, Paris, http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/5jrs2f963zs1-en.
  • PEACH, K. J. Managing science: developing your research, leadership and management skills. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. ISBN 9780198796077.
  • A guide to the project management body of knowledge : (PMBOK® guide). Fifth edition. Newtown Square: Project Management Institute, Inc. xxi, 589. ISBN 9781935589679. 2013. info
Teaching methods
reading, homework, consultations
Assessment methods
Discussion on key concepts international research consortium management and open science.
Language of instruction
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course is taught: in blocks.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2020, Spring 2021, Spring 2023, Spring 2024, Spring 2025.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Spring 2022, recent)
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