Study programmes / C-TIMS Timber Structures and Wood Building Construction / Diploma Thesis
Course code:SDP
Course title in language of instruction:Diplomová práce
Course title in Czech:Diplomová práce
Course title in English:Diploma Thesis
Mode of completion and number of credits:Fulfillment of requirements (15 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes:full-time, 0/0; part-time, 0/0
(full-time, hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week; part-time, lectures per period / seminars per period)
Language of instruction:Czech
Level of course:master continuing
Semester:SS 2019/2020 - FFWT
Name of lecturer:Mgr. Radka Smýkalová, Ph.D. (supervisor)
Prerequisites:State Bachelor Examination
Aims of the course:Student writes on the basis of acquired knowledge and skills of a final paper on the subject that you can choose the. Topic must correspond study program.
Course contents:
1.Students prepare a thesis based on their acquired knowledge and skills under the guidance of a supervisor. For this subject are not lectures or exercises. (allowance 0/0)

Learning outcomes and competences:
Generic competences:
-ability to solve problems
-ability to work independently
-general knowledge
-professional knowledge
-skilled at utilizing and processing information

Specific competences:
-Focusing on the core of the problem by neglecting side factors.
-Technical problems analysis and resolution
-The ability of critical scoring

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 the completed thesis.
Learning activities and study load (hours of study load)
Type of teaching methodDaily attendanceCombined form
     preparation for exam400 h400 h
     preparation of presentation20 h20 h
Total420 h420 h

Basic reading list
  • URBAN, T. Bibliografické citace - dle ČSN ISO 690 a ČSN ISO 690--2 (souhrnná informace).  [online]. 2005. URL:
  • ČSN ISO 690 Informace a dokumentace - Pravidla pro bibliografické odkazy a citace informačních zdrojů = Information and documentation - Guidelines for bibliographic references and citations to information resources. Praha: Úřad pro technickou normalizaci, metrologii a státní zkušebnictví, 2011. 40 p.
  • ČSN ISO 690-2: Informace a dokumentace - Bibliografické citace - Část 2: Elektronické dokumenty nebo jejich části. Praha: Český normalizační institut, 2000. 22 p.