Diploma Seminar II (M-FIN, M-PMO)
FSI-TSRAcad. year: 2011/2012
Each student is required to deliver one or two fifteen-minutes reports on the results achieved when working out his/her diploma project. The presentation should meet the requirements for a short paper typical for conferences or for an introductory speech at the defence of the diploma thesis.
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Experience of preparation and presentation of a conference speech.
Students are supposed to have the knowledge acquired during the study related to the topic of their theses.
Recommended optional programme components
Recommended or required reading
časopis (journal): American Journal of Physics
časopis (journal): Jemná mechanika a optika.
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.
Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes
Course-unit credit is conditional on active participation in the seminars and delivery of a short conference speech.
Language of instruction
The aim of the course is to teach students how to prepare an oral conference contribution and to defend their results and views in a discussion.
Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences
Attendance at seminars is obligatory and is checked by the tutor. Missed lessons may be compensated for by the agreement with the tutor.
Type of course unit
13 hours, compulsory
Teacher / Lecturer
The students are informed in detail about the requirements of a fifteen minutes conference speach. Each student delivers such a speech the subject of which is his/her diploma project and the content and form of the spech is immediately discussed at the seminar.