Course detail

Diploma Seminar (M-ADI)

FSI-QD6Acad. year: 2017/2018

This course enables students to learn how to elaborate the diploma thesis.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Students learn how to write their diploma thesis to meet factual and formal requirements.


Knowledge in the scope of the Master degree study of the Institute of Transport Engineering, speciality of Motor vehicles and combustion engines. Study of literature in accordance with the diploma thesis assignment.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Geršlová, J. Metodologie odborné práce [online]. (CS)
Literatura podle zadání diplomové práce.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

The course is taught through exercises which are focused on practical topics presented in lectures.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

The course-unit credit award is conditioned by the attendance at lessons and by the presentation of selected parts of the diploma thesis.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.


The goal of the course is to teach students how to elaborate and present results of their diploma thesis to an audience.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Attendance at seminars is obligatory, checked by a teacher. The way of compensation of absence is solved individually with a subject provider.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme M2I-P Master's

    branch M-ADI , 2. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit



26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer


1. - 2. General principles suitable for the elaboration of diploma thesis .
3. - 4. Content optimalization and time management of elaboration of diploma thesis.
5. - 6. Analysing of student's work from the wiev of the above mentioned rules.
7. - 8. Formal and graphic format of the diploma thesis, results formulation, drawing documentation.
9. - 13. Presentation of solved results. Oral speech and presentation with a data-projector. Answers to opponent's questions. Presentation of partial results of the diploma thesis.