Study programmes / C-SE System engineering and informatics / Master Thesis IS/ICT
Course code:DPII
Course title in language of instruction:Diplomová práce IS/ICT
Course title in Czech:Diplomová práce IS/ICT
Course title in English:Master Thesis IS/ICT
Mode of completion and number of credits:Fulfillment of requirements (10 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes:full-time, 0/2
(full-time, hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Language of instruction:Czech
Level of course:master continuing
Semester:SS 2019/2020 - FBE
Name of lecturer:doc. Ing. František Dařena, Ph.D. (supervisor)
Prerequisites:Masters Thesis Seminar - IS/ICT
Aims of the course:The course aims at writing the master thesis under the tutor's supervision. The extent of the thesis is 90,000-144,000 characters. 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. The student has to demonstrate the ability to solve a unique issue in the field of information systems or computer science.
Course contents:
1.The course serves as a proper preparation for the final state examination. It focuses on analysis and recommendations with respect to the topic of diploma thesis, it explains the typical form, content and the process of working out the thesis, including typographic fundamentals for writing scientific texts. (allowance 0/0)
2.Individual presentation and consultation of student's diploma thesis. Preparation for the Final State Exam (typical procedure, a recommended form of presentation and evaluation). (allowance 0/0)

Learning outcomes and competences:
Generic competences:
-ability to analyse and synthesize
-ability to apply knowledge
-ability to create new ideas (creativity)
-ability to solve problems
-ability to work independently
-designing and managing projects
-science and research skills
-skilled at utilizing and processing information

Specific competences:
- Responsibility for the professional development solution in the context of the knowledge and skills obtained
- Responsibility for the quality and utilization of ICT in the enterprise
-ability to classify problems from the point of view of the possibility of their algorithmic solution

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:The credit is awarded by the diploma thesis supervisor after submitting the thesis. The thesis has to be structured in a prescribed form and meet all requirements defined by the study rules.
Learning activities and study load (hours of study load)
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
Direct teaching
     consultation10 h
     preparation of presentation20 h
     elaboration and execution of projects250 h
Total280 h

Basic reading list
  • RYBIČKA, J. Doporučení pro úpravu diplomových a jiných prací.  [online]. 2006. URL:
  • VÁVROVÁ, H. -- MIKAN, P. -- SYNEK, M. Jak psát bakalářské, diplomové, doktorské a jiné písemné práce. Praha: Oeconomica, 2011. 70 p. ISBN 978-80-245-1819-0.
Recommended reading list
  • STAŇKOVÁ, P. Metodická doporučení pro psaní bakalářských a diplomových prací. Zlín: Univerzita Tomáše Bati ve Zlíně, 2009. 42 p. ISBN 978-80-7318-896-2.
  • 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.