618-0898/02 – Diploma Practicum (N-DiPr)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Metallurgy and FoundryCredits4
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Karel Michalek, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Karel Michalek, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2000/2001Year of cancellation2011/2012
Intended for the facultiesFMTIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
ADO10 prof. Ing. Zdeněk Adolf, CSc.
BAZ50 prof. Ing. Jiří Bažan, CSc.
GRY04 doc. Ing. Karel Gryc, Ph.D.
KRE50 doc. Ing. Ján Kret, CSc.
MIH50 prof. Ing. Karel Michalek, CSc.
PUS37 doc. Ing. Pavlína Pustějovská, Ph.D.
SOC02 doc. Ing. Ladislav Socha, Ph.D.
SAW002 prof. Ing. Markéta Tkadlečková, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Part-time Credit 0+4

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

- The student will be able to describe the principles related to the production of pig iron and steel production and processing especially in the frame of his diploma thesis. - The student will be able to work competently with literature. - The student will be prepared foreign literature (at least 2 foreign sources), and 2 other literary sources classifiable to the diploma thesis.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations
Other activities


The consultation and control over activities related to the processing of diploma thesis. Improving the skills of critical analysis of literature.

Compulsory literature:

There is not a compulsory literature in the frame of this subject.

Recommended literature:

[1] Articles in magazines in the fund of the Central Library, Technical University of Ostrava, e.g. Hutnické listy, Iron  Steel Technology, ISIJ International, Metallurgical and Materials Transaction, Revue de Métallurgie, Scandinavian Journal of Metallurgy, Stahl und Eisen, Steel Research International, etc. [2] Articles in the scientific publications from e-resources, such asSpringer Link, Scopus etc. or specialized databases, such asMetadex, Metal, etc. [3] Proceedings of the conference, such as SteelSim, ISST, METAL etc. [4] The requirements for a diploma thesis under guidance of Department 618, which are available from: http://katedry.fmmi.vsb.cz/618/ [5] The principles for developing the diploma thesis according to the guidelines of the Faculty of Metallurgy and Materials Engineering, are available from: http://katedry.fmmi.vsb.cz/618/

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Individual tasks will be awarded with a weekly schedule. The tasks will work during the exercises. Students of combined study will send their analysis of literature through e-mail. There is a 3 points penalty for each week of delay of tasks checking in after the deadline.


The character of the course does not require form of e-learning teaching.

Other requirements

There are not additional requirements on students in the field of this subject.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

For full-time and part-time study: Understanding the requirements for the diploma thesis (DT). Basic documents related to DT: Requirements for development DT and Principles for the development of diploma thesis (see http://katedry.fmmi.vsb.cz/618 Discussion the source literature to DT, the rules of citation, the format and scope of DT. Common objectives and individual departmental seminars, and the method used during the ongoing evaluation of the tasks performed will be defined. At the end of the semester will control tasks and analyze how they are processed. Consultation during the writing of DT as appropriate. The granting of credits.

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2000/2001 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation Credit 85 (85) 51
        Other Type of Task Other task type 85  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2011/2012 (N2109) Metallurgical Engineering (2109T035) Technologies of Metal Production K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (N2109) Metallurgical Engineering (2109T035) Technologies of Metal Production K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (N2109) Metallurgical Engineering (2109T035) Technologies of Metal Production K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

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