Study programmes / C-RD Regional Development / Diploma Thesis
Course code:DP
Course title in language of instruction:Diplomová práce / Diploma Thesis
Course title in Czech:Diplomová práce
Course title in English:Diploma Thesis
Mode of completion and number of credits:Fulfillment of requirements (20 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes:full-time, 0/0; part-time, 2/0
(full-time, hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week; part-time, lectures per period / seminars per period)
Language of instruction:Czech, English
Level of course:master; master continuing
Semester:SS 2019/2020 - FRDIS
Name of lecturer:prof. Ing. Věra Bečvářová, CSc. (examiner)
doc. Ing. Ivana Blažková, Ph.D. (examiner)
doc. Ing. Petr Blížkovský, Ph.D. (examiner)
Ing. Mgr. Jiří Čeněk, Ph.D. (examiner)
Ing. Barbora Daňková, Ph.D. (examiner)
Ing. Samuel Antwi Darkwah, Ph.D. (examiner)
Ing. Michele Dorée, Ph.D. (examiner)
PhDr. Petr Fiľo, Ph.D. (examiner)
prof. PhDr. Miroslav Foret, CSc. (examiner)
Ing. Petra Fukalová, Ph.D. (examiner)
RNDr. Mgr. Miroslav Horák, Ph.D. (examiner)
Mgr. Martin Hrabálek, Ph.D. (examiner)
PhDr. Dana Hübelová, Ph.D. (examiner)
doc. Ing. Gabriela Chmelíková, Ph.D. (examiner)
Mgr. Petr Klusáček, Ph.D. (examiner)
Mgr. Ondřej Konečný, Ph.D. (examiner)
Ing. Zbyšek Korecki, Ph.D. (examiner)
Ing. Alice Kozumplíková, Ph.D. (examiner)
doc. Ing. Václav Kupčák, CSc. (examiner)
Ing. Helena Lorencová, Ph.D. (examiner)
prof. Dr. Ing. Petr Maděra (examiner)
doc. Ing. Pavel Máchal, CSc., prof.h.c. (examiner)
Ing. Simona Miškolci, Ph.D. (examiner)
Mgr. Ondřej Mocek, Ph.D. (supervisor)
Mgr. Lukáš Nevěděl, Ph.D. (examiner)
prof. Ing. Milan Palát, CSc. (examiner)
Ing. Robert Plaga, Ph.D. (examiner)
Mgr. Nataša Pomazalová, Ph.D. (examiner)
doc. Ing. Jaroslava Rajchlová, Ph.D. (examiner)
Ing. Radka Redlichová, Ph.D. (examiner)
doc. RNDr. Aleš Ruda, Ph.D. (examiner)
Ing. Mojmír Sabolovič, Ph.D. (examiner)
Ing. Jiří Schneider, Ph.D. (examiner)
doc. PhDr. Mgr. Josef Smolík, Ph.D., MBA, LL.M. (examiner)
doc. Ing. Kristina Somerlíková, Ph.D. (examiner)
Ing. Veronika Svatošová, Ph.D. (examiner)
Ing. Vojtěch Tamáš, Ph.D. (examiner)
PhDr. Zdeňka Vykoukalová, Ph.D. (examiner)
prof. Ing. Ilja Vyskot, CSc. (examiner)
Ing. Ivo Zdráhal, Ph.D. (examiner)
prof. Ing. Iva Živělová, CSc. (examiner)
Prerequisites:Diploma seminar
 
Aims of the course:Elaboration of master thesis and regular consultations with the tutor. The student should demonstrate the ability to use knowledge and literature to formulate and solve the set-up problem in his/her field of study using the scientific approach and methods.
Course contents:
1.Elaboration of master thesis and regular consultations with the tutor. (allowance 0/0)

Learning outcomes and competences:
Generic competences:
 
-ability to analyse and synthesize
-ability to create new ideas (creativity)
-ability to solve problems
-ability to speak and write in mother tongue
-ability to work independently
-science and research skills

Specific competences:
 
-Ability to identify and utilize suitable sources of information in defining problem solutions and support the proposed solutions.
-Ability to solve problems creatively and with regard to broader perspectives.

Type of course unit:required
Year of study:Not applicable - the subject could be chosen at anytime during the course of the programme.
Work placement:There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.
Recommended study modules:none
Assessment methods:Submission of master thesis
 
Learning activities and study load (hours of study load)
Type of teaching methodDaily attendanceCombined form
Direct teaching
     lecture20 h5 h
     consultation60 h0 h
Self-study
     preparation of presentation30 h30 h
     elaboration and execution of projects450 h525 h
Total560 h560 h

Basic reading list
  • Jak psát diplomovou práci. 1st ed. ČZU: Praha, 1999. 32 p. ISBN 80-213-0494-4.
  • KUBÁTOVÁ, H. Od abstraktu do závěrečné práce : jak napsat diplomovou práci ve společenskovědních a humanitních oborech : praktická příručka. Olomouc: Univerzita Palackého v Olomouci, 2007. 90 p. ISBN 978-80-244-1589-5.
  • GERŠLOVÁ, J. Vádemékum vědecké a odborné práce. 1st ed. Praha: Professional Publishing, 2009. 148 p. ISBN 978-80-7431-002-7.
  • BAILEY, S. Academic writing: a handbook for international students. 2nd ed. London: Routledge, 2006. 260 p. ISBN 0-415-38419-2.
  • Science research writing. London: Imperial College Press, 257 p. ISBN 978-1-84816-309-6.
  • The essentials of academic writing. New York: Houghton Mifflin Co., 347 p. ISBN 0-618-21599-9.