SOCd0112 Publications

Faculty of Social Studies
Spring 2021
Extent and Intensity
0/0/0. 20 credit(s) (maximum: 20 credits). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
Taught online.
doc. PhDr. Csaba Szaló, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
doc. PhDr. Csaba Szaló, Ph.D.
Department of Sociology - Faculty of Social Studies
Contact Person: prof. Martin Kreidl, Ph.D.
Prerequisites (in Czech)
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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
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Course objectives
Students have documented their ability to publish results of their original research, either in the form of a research paper or a monograph. They understand the principles of the writing and publication processes, have first hand experience with communication with editors, reviewers, and/or editorial boards.
Learning outcomes
After successfully passing the course, student will be able to interpret, evaluate, revise, and to utilize these skills in the publication process.
  • At least one published paper/monograph has been successfully published.
  • A guide to writing sociology papers. 6th ed. New York, NY: Worth Publishers, 2007. xv, 230. ISBN 9780716776260. info
  • BECKER, HOWARD S. Telling about Society. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2007. info
Teaching methods
individual consultations with supervisor and/or other experts
Assessment methods
Credits are granted on the basis of a published research paper/monograph. When the course is taken in the last semester before dissertation defense, accepted manuscript is sufficient. Publication must be recorded in IS MU and should be marked for inclusion into the National register of research outcomes (aka "RIV") - unless the student is employed outside of MU in a research project lead by their supervisor. Number of credits reflects the type and language of the publication. Typically, the following credits are granted: 1. 20 credits for a research paper written in English (or another major language) and published in a journal registered in Web of Science, monograph or a chapter in a monograph published by a reputable international publisher. 2. 10 credits for a research paper written in a minor language and published in a journal registered in Web of Science, monograph published outside of major international publisher 3. 7 credits for a paper published in a journal registered in SCOPUS. Credit is not given for publications in predatory journals/publishers. Number of credits is reduced according to the contribution of the student to a multi-authored paper (and is rounded up to a whole number if necessary).
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course is taught each semester.
Information on course enrolment limitations: Tento předmět je pouze pro studující, kteří nastoupili nejpozději v kohortě PS2019 ( studující kteří nastoupili v semestru JS2020 si zapisují předmět SOCd0127)
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2019, Spring 2020, Autumn 2020, Autumn 2021, Spring 2022, Autumn 2022, Spring 2023.
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