OPFNASDP Master Thesis Seminar

School of Business Administration in Karvina
Winter 2022
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 5 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Ing. Martin Klepek, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
doc. Ing. Iveta Palečková, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Ing. Michal Stoklasa, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
doc. RNDr. Ing. Roman Šperka, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Marcela Beránková (assistant)
Ing. Lucie Vavrušková (assistant)
Guaranteed by
doc. RNDr. Ing. Roman Šperka, Ph.D.
School of Business Administration in Karvina
Contact Person: Ing. Andrea Valentíny
Timetable of Seminar Groups
OPFNASDP/01: Tue 4. 10. 15:35–17:10 A111, Tue 11. 10. 15:35–17:10 A111, Tue 18. 10. 15:35–17:10 A111, Tue 8. 11. 15:35–17:10 A111, Tue 15. 11. 15:35–17:10 A111, Tue 22. 11. 15:35–17:10 A111, M. Klepek, I. Palečková, M. Stoklasa, R. Šperka
Prerequisites (in Czech)
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Syllabus (in Czech)
  • A student, in cooperation with the master thesis supervisor, will create an official assignment of the thesis. The course focuses on the formal and content processing of the thesis. In several seminars, a student is acquainted with the formal requirements for writing the final thesis, the emphasis is on the science methodology and principles of citations and publication ethics. Within consultations with the supervisor of the thesis, a student defines the subject of the master thesis. In addition, the aim of the thesis and methods are set up. The result of the course is creation of an official assignment of the thesis, which must be approved by the supervisor.
    Content of seminars:
    1. principles of writing professional text – aim of the thesis, structure of the thesis, choice of methods,
    2. bibliographic citations and formal requirements for writing professional texts,
    3. information resources – searching resources in the university library database, working with electronic resources and external databases,
    4. research methods.
    required literature
  • EVANS, D, P GRUBA and J ZOBEL. How to Write a Better Thesis. 3rd ed. Cham: Springer, 2014. ISBN 978-3-319-04285-5. info
  • BUI, Y N. How to Write a Master's Thesis. 2nd ed. London: Sage, 2013. ISBN 978-1-4522-0351-5. info
  • LIPSON, C. How to Write a BA Thesis. A practical guide from your first ideas to your finished paper. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2007. ISBN 0-226-48126-3. info
Assessment methods (in Czech)
In order to be awarded with the credits, it is necessary for the student to prepare, take over and sign the official assignment of the final thesis at the secretariat of the relevant department.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
General note: Individual study workload.
The course is also listed under the following terms Winter 2016, Summer 2017, Winter 2017, Summer 2018, Winter 2018, Summer 2019, Winter 2019, Winter 2020, Winter 2021.
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