Thesis Mentorship 1

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
311THEM1 Z 2 1 seminar hours (45 min) of instruction per week, 41 to 51 hours of self-study English winter

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Learning outcomes of the course unit

Establishing thesis topic, finalizing the methodology, continued search for resources (films and literature), obtaining a thesis adviser.

Students present their diploma thesis topic toward the middle of semester (mid October) for approval by a committee and then get an advisor assigned.

Mode of study

Consultation class. Students expected to continually report on progress. Some in-class exercises related to academic form. Presentation made to visiting committee for thesis topic approval.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Successful completion of the first two years of master's study.

Thesis Seminar – Decision on thesis topic, preliminary outline, preliminary consultations, preliminary bibliography

Course contents

In this class, we continue progress developing the thesis topic, and structuring its contents. By the end of the semester, students should have written the introductory chapter (with literature review) and have a preliminary table of contents.

Recommended or required reading

Individual, according to thesis topic.

Assessment methods and criteria

Pass grade is given to student upon work submitted.

Student should have a minimum of 50% attendance at the seminars in order to receive credit for the course (more is expected). It is necessary to have a completed and detailed written outline for the thesis, plus extensive bibliography by the time of pitching the thesis topic to the committee approving the topic. By the end of Thesis Mentorship 1, students should have completed the introduction, which includes a review of relevant literature on the topic.

Detailed wtitten outline and bibliography - due second session of the semester

Pitch of thesis topic to committee - due fourth session of the semester

Completed introductory chapter - January



Schedule for winter semester 2022/2023:

room 344
Room No. 7

(Lažanský palác)
Date Day Time Tutor Location Notes No. of paralel
Mon 09:50–11:25 Mary Carmel ANGIOLILLO Room No. 7
Lažanský palác

Schedule for summer semester 2022/2023:

The schedule has not yet been prepared

The subject is a part of the following study plans