Course: Thesis Tutorial

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Course title Thesis Tutorial
Course code KAP/BPMT
Organizational form of instruction no contact
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 12
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Cabadová Waisová Šárka, Doc. PhDr. Ph.D.
  • Šanc David, PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
Within this course, the student first specifies the content of the thesis during consultation session, or rather during seminar sessions, then he/she chooses adequate methods and relevant procedure of the topic processing. The student consults partial outcomes with his/her adviser [supervisor] and presents parts of his/her Bachelor's thesis to him/her. The time schedule of the subject and particular requirements will be provided by the Department, or more precisely, by the student's adviser [supervisor] at the beginning of the semester.

Learning activities and teaching methods
One-to-One tutorial, Self-study of literature, Textual studies
  • E-learning (given by an e-learning course) - 312 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
No particular prerequisites specified.
learning outcomes
After passing this course, students will be able to: - independently select and solve problems, - gather important information on the studied issues, analyze and specify it, - collect empirical data, systematize and process them in a methodologically correct way, - analyze empirical material applying theoretical background, - read and evaluate existing literature, choose appropriate theories, - compose written reports based on assigned points, - defense their projects.
teaching methods
Textual studies
Self-study of literature
One-to-One tutorial
assessment methods
Bachelor's thesis assessment
Recommended literature
  • Cabada, Ladislav,; Kubát, Michal. Úvod do studia politické vědy. null. Plzeň : Aleš Čeněk, 2007. ISBN 978-80-7380-076-5.
  • Drulák, Petr. Jak zkoumat politiku : kvalitativní metodologie v politologii a mezinárodních vztazích. Vyd. 1. Praha : Portál, 2008. ISBN 978-80-7367-385-7.
  • Eco, Umberto. Jak napsat diplomovou práci. Olomouc : Votobia, 1997. ISBN 80-7198-173-7.
  • Punch, Keith. Úspěšný návrh výzkumu. Vyd. 1. Praha : Portál, 2008. ISBN 978-80-7367-468-7.
  • Waisová, Šárka. Atlas mezinárodních vztahů : prostor a politika po skončení studené války. Plzeň : Aleš Čeněk, 2007. ISBN 978-80-7380-015-4.
  • Waisová, Šárka. 2002. Úvod do studia mezinárodních vztahů. Vydavatelství a nakladatelství Aleš Čeněk. Plzeň.
  • Weber, M. 1998. Metodologie, sociologie, politika. Praha: Oikoymenh.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts International Relations - British and American Studies (14-4) Social sciences 3 Summer
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts - (14-4) Social sciences 3 Summer