GEN109 Thesis Seminar

Faculty of Social Studies
Autumn 2020
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 12 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Taught partially online.
Teacher(s)
doc. Kateřina Lišková, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. PhDr. Kateřina Nedbálková, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. PhDr. Iva Šmídová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
doc. PhDr. Iva Šmídová, Ph.D.
Department of Sociology - Faculty of Social Studies
Contact Person: Ing. Soňa Enenkelová
Supplier department: Department of Sociology - Faculty of Social Studies
Prerequisites
Students enrol in this course in their last intended term before they sit for final exam. Defence of the thesis is a part of the exam.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
there are 35 fields of study the course is directly associated with, display
Course objectives
The student’s task is to:
- conduct an independent research in gender studies under the guidance of their supervisor;
- analyze and present the results of this research as an academic text, in the length and formal standards common in their field (incl. structure of the thesis, abstract, key words, format, citation standard and list of references and bibliography).
Graduates of this course will then be able to:
- define a specific research topic in their field;
- independently conduct a research;
- analyze collected data;
- compose academic text meeting the theoretical, methodological and formal standards in their field.
Students are also ready to defend their thesis.
Learning outcomes
- analyze and present the results of this research as an academic text, in the length and formal standards common in their field (incl. structure of the thesis, abstract, key words, format, citation standard and list of references and bibliography).
Syllabus
  • The course has the form of individual consultations with the supervisor in all stages of thesis completion.
Literature
  • Come si fa una tesi di laurea (Orig.) : Jak napsat diplomovou práci. info
  • KUBÁTOVÁ, Helena and Dušan ŠIMEK. Od abstraktu do závěrečné práce : jak napsat diplomovou práci ve společenskovědních a humanitních oborech : praktická příručka. 4., přeprac. vyd. Olomouc: Univerzita Palackého v Olomouci, 2007. 90 s. ISBN 9788024415895. info
  • POKORNÝ, Jiří. Úspěšnost zaručena : jak efektivně zpracovat a obhájit diplomovou práci. Vyd. 1. Brno: Akademické nakladatelství CERM, 2004. 207 s. ISBN 807204348X. info
Teaching methods
Individual consultations
Assessment methods
The course has the form of individual consultations with the supervisor in all stages of thesis completion. The outcome is a submitted BA thesis.
Language of instruction
Czech
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Information on completion of the course: Jedná se o předmět s průběžnými kontrolami podle čl. 16.8. SZŘ MU
The course is taught annually.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2007, Autumn 2007, Spring 2008, Autumn 2008, Spring 2009, Autumn 2009, Spring 2010, Autumn 2010, 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, Spring 2021.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Autumn 2020, recent)
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