152-0449 – Diploma Seminar B (DipSem B-K)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Business Administration
Subject guarantordoc. Dr. Ing. Pavel Blecharz
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Subject version
Version codeYear of introductionYear of cancellationCredits
152-0449/01 2008/2009 2021/2022 3
152-0449/02 2019/2020 3

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

1.To elaborate practical part of the diploma thesis. 2.To analyze the default specified in the selected organization issues. 3.To summarize the results of the analysis and critically evaluate the current situation. 4.To formulate the problem areas in the organization. 5.To recommend organizing concrete measures whose implementation should lead to the initial situation.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations


Student prepares diploma thesis, which he/she submits by specific date. Diploma thesis with their form and content must correspond to the standard level of university graduate diploma thesis. Students will gain experience in creative writing, applying scientific methods, will prove the ability to present the given problem orally and in written form and to defend their own approaches.

Compulsory literature:

Compulsory literature is individual by topic solved in diploma thesis. FOLTÝNEK, Tomáš. How to avoid plagiarism: student handbook. Praha: Charles university, Karolinum Press, 2020. ISBN 978-80-246-5025-8. FOLTÝNEK, Tomáš, Norman MEUSCHKE a Bela GIPP. Academic Plagiarism Detection: A Systematic Literature Review. ACM Computing Surveys. 2019, 52(6), 112:1-112:42. ISSN 0360-0300. KHAN, Zeenath R., Christopher HILL a Tomáš FOLTÝNEK, ed. Integrity in education for future happiness. Brno: Mendel University in Brno, 2020. ISBN 978-80-7509-771-2. Directive No. EkF_SME_12_002 of the Dean of the Faculty of Economics VSB-TUO on Guidelines for Graduate Theses.

Recommended literature:

Recommended literature is individual by topic solved in diploma thesis. GHAURI, Pervez N., Kjell GRØNHAUG a Roger STRANGE. Research methods in business studies. Fifth edition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. ISBN 978-1-108-48674-3. REMLER, Dahlia K. a Gregg G. VAN RYZIN. Research methods in practice: strategies for description and causation. Third edition. Los Angeles: SAGE, 2022. ISBN 978-1-5443-1842-4. WALLIMAN, Nicholas. Research methods: the basics. Third edition. London: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2022. ISBN 978-0-367-69408-1.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.