Course detail

Diploma Seminar II (M-MAI)

FSI-SDSAcad. year: 2019/2020

In the course of the seminars, students report (in a form of a thirty-minute lecture) on their results obtained in working out the diploma theses.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Students will gain experience in presenting mathematical results. It may then be used by students when presenting their diploma theses (during the State Exam) or results at scientific conferences, etc.


Students are expected to have certain knowledge acquired when working out the diploma project.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Literatura předepsaná k diplomové práci jejím vedoucím (CS)
Literature prescribed for the diploma thesis by its supervisor (EN)

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

There is no exam. Students will be awarded a course-unit credit on condition of having attended the seminars actively and reported the diploma theses.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.


The goal of the seminar is to teach students about how to present mathematical results to a broader (mathematical) audience. This will prepare them for their performance during the defence of the diploma theses.

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

The presence will be checked. Absence will be allowed in justified case - to compensate it, students will be required to get acquainted with the diploma theses whose presentation they missed.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme M2A-P Master's

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

Type of course unit



26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer


1.-13.: In every week, one seminar will be organized at which individual students will refer their diploma theses in such a way that all students will be given one chance during the semester. The theses will be discussed by the audience immediately after they are referred.