SLAV01 Master’s Diploma Thesis Seminar I

Faculty of Arts
Autumn 2019
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 10 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Teacher(s)
Mgr. Renáta Buchtová, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
PhDr. Petr Kalina, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Pavel Krejčí, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
doc. Mgr. Elena Krejčová, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Roman Madecki, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
doc. Halyna Myronova, CSc. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Petr Stehlík, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
doc. PhDr. Václav Štěpánek, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
doc. PhDr. Václav Štěpánek, Ph.D.
Department of Slavonic Studies - Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: doc. PhDr. Václav Štěpánek, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Slavonic Studies - Faculty of Arts
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
Fields of study the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The individual consultations with the thesis supervisor as necessary, according to the student’s need and regarding the quality and completeness of the work. The master’s thesis solves a partial scientific problem regarding to the field of study. Students must demonstrate their ability to work independently in keeping with academic standards, a knowledge and understanding of the relevant scholarly literature and the ability to analyse the researched material.
Learning outcomes
After finishing the course, the student will be able:
- to independently formulate the hypothesis, the structure and the time plan of the graduate thesis;
- to independently find and to process relevant science literature according to thematic orientation of the thesis;
- to offer appropriate methods of collecting the data and to collect so the material for the research;
- to independently describe, analyse, interpret and evaluate the collected data;
- to write the graduate thesis of the required length and standard language and formal quality according to the rules and regulations about master’s thesis.
Syllabus
  • The course takes the form of individual consultations with the thesis supervisor; the process of writing the thesis and the attendance on consultations are classified in this semester as got credit or not.
  • 1. Work with appropriate scientific literature.
  • 2. The analyses, interpretation and evaluating of the collected material.
  • 3. The evaluation and application of the science findings from secondary literature.
  • 4. The writing of particular chapters and the summary.
  • The structure of the course will be clear from the consultations of the thesis supervisor and the student.
Literature
  • Further literature for the diploma thesis seminar is assigned on an individual basis based on the topic of the thesis. | (in Czech) Literatura pro diplomový seminář je předepsána individuálně podle tématu práce.
  • ECO, Umberto and Ivan SEIDL. Jak napsat diplomovou práci. Olomouc: Votobia, 1997. 271 s. ISBN 80-7198-173-7. 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
  • ČMEJRKOVÁ, Světla, František DANEŠ and Jindra SVĚTLÁ. Jak napsat odborný text. Vydání první. Praha: Leda, 1999. 255 stran. ISBN 8085927691. info
Teaching methods
Individual consultations.
Assessment methods
Credit for this course is awarded by the thesis supervisor based on his/her evaluation of the student’s progress in writing the diploma thesis.
Language of instruction
Czech
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: every week.
Teacher's information
The literature for the diploma seminar is prescribed individually according to the topic of the thesis.

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