S5050 Field seminar Life Sciences

Faculty of Science
Spring 2024
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Taught in person.
doc. Mgr. Jan Havliš, Dr. (lecturer)
prof. RNDr. Michaela Wimmerová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
prof. Mgr. Lukáš Žídek, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
prof. RNDr. Michaela Wimmerová, Ph.D.
National Centre for Biomolecular Research - Faculty of Science
Supplier department: National Centre for Biomolecular Research - Faculty of Science
! NOWANY ( S2009 Mendel Centre Seminars , S5020 Life Science PI Seminars , S5030 MU Life Scinces Seminar , S5035 MU Life Scinces Seminar , XD010 MU Life Scinces Seminar , XD011 MU Life Scinces Seminar , Bi0011 MU Life Scinces Seminar , CB060 NCBR seminar , CC060 NCBR seminar )
This subject is dedicated solely to students within the doctoral study programmes Life Sciences at CEITEC MU. Students enrolled for S5050 subject should not enroll in parallel to subjects S2009, S5020, S5030, S5035, XD010, XD011, Bi0011, CB060 or CC060.
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
This seminary serves to acquaint students with the top research in the field thanks to invited guests participating in seminars organised by CEITEC or Sci MUNI listed below.
Learning outcomes
Students are acquainted with the latest developments in different fields of life sciences through lectures of field experts, expanding and deepening their erudition.
Teaching methods
Attending a prescribed number of seminar lectures. Enroll also during an internship abroad.
Assessment methods
Each student enrolled has to attend (evidenced) during the semester at least 10 lectures en toto in these seminars:
1) *MU Life Sciences Seminar* (S5030, S5035, XD010, XD011 or Bi0011)
2) *Mendel Centre Seminars in the Bio-omics* (S2009)
3) *Molecular Medicine Seminar at CEITEC*
4) *Bioinformatics Seminar at CEITEC*
5) *Life Science PI Seminars* (S5020)
6) *NCBR Seminars* (CB060 or CC060)
7) students also are obliged to participate in Welcome & Info PhD Day during the autumn semester
every student, to receive a grade, has to supply till the end of the examination period (january 31, 2022) a list of visited seminars (which seminar and when). the entries in the list will be randomly checked against the official attendance sheets signed by students during the seminars. when abroad, customise the conditions for passing the subject with either prof. havliš or prof. žídek.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
The course is taught each semester.
The course is taught: every week.
Information on course enrolment limitations: lze zapsat osmkrát
Teacher's information
eventual changes due to worsening epidemiological situation:


1) 10 online seminars


2) at least three online seminars available + write an essay about an interesting scientific topic (approx 2 pages).

for the grade, send the list of seminars attended and eventually the essay to prof. žídek or doc. havliš by email by january 31, 2022.

The course is also listed under the following terms autumn 2021, Spring 2022, Autumn 2022, Spring 2023, Autumn 2023.
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