Study programmes / B-AGB Agrobiology / Seminar on Final Thesis
Course code:SEZPR
Course title in language of instruction:Seminář závěrečné práce
Course title in Czech:Seminář závěrečné práce
Course title in English:Seminar on Final Thesis
Mode of completion and number of credits:Fulfillment of requirements (3 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes:full-time, 1/2
(full-time, hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Language of instruction:Czech
Level of course:bachelor; master continuing
Semester:SS 2017/2018 - FA
Name of lecturer:doc. Ing. Hana Středová, Ph.D. (supervisor)
Aims of the course:Introducing students to the basic principles of scientific work. Active knowledge of the current version of the internal directive on final thesis. Get an overview of relevant quoting and citation methods and research methods. Ability to public presentation and operational response to plenary discussion.
Course contents:
1.General introduction to Types of Scientific and Final Works (allowance 1/2)
2.Requirements of the bachelor thesis, current version of the thesis directive (allowance 2/4)
3.Thematic groups according in term of student´s specialization (allowance 2/4)
4.Evaluation of model cases of work - both positive and negative (allowance 2/4)
5.Participation of authors of elite defended bachelor's theses (allowance 2/4)
6.Citation standard and rules and relevant sources (allowance 1/2)
7.Electronic information sources (allowance 1/2)
8.Presentation of students on "What topic do I want to address" or "Why did I choose a topic" (allowance 2/4)
9.Brianstorming: join presented ideas into logical context (allowance 1/2)

Type of course unit:optional
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:presentation of a complete part of the work, elaboration of a review, seminar work
Learning activities and study load (hours of study load)
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
Direct teaching
     lecture14 h
     practice28 h
     workshop2 h
     public presentation (oral)1 h
     preparation for regular assessment10 h
     preparation of presentation5 h
     writing of seminar paper20 h
Total80 h

Recommended reading list
  • 1. Pokyny a doporučení k psaní, úpravě a náležitostem závěrečných prací (bakalářských, diplomových, příp. disertačních) na Agronomické fakultě Mendelovy univerzity v Brně [online]. Mendelova univerzita
  • 2. ČSN ISO 690. Informace a dokumentace – Pravidla pro bibliografické odkazy a citace informačních zdrojů. Praha: Úřad pro technickou normalizaci, metrologii a státní zkušebnictví, 2011. Třídící znak 01 0197