632-0808/01 – Thesis Seminar (DipSem)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Materials and Technologies for VehiclesCredits10
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Tomáš Elbel, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Tomáš Elbel, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2011/2012Year of cancellation2013/2014
Intended for the facultiesFMTIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
BED47 doc. Ing. Vlasta Bednářová, CSc.
BEN001 Ing. Jaroslav Beňo, Ph.D.
CAG37 Ing. Michal Cagala
CAM01 doc. Ing. Libor Čamek, Ph.D.
ELB77 prof. Ing. Tomáš Elbel, CSc.
HAM33 doc. Ing. Jiří Hampl, Ph.D.
HAN47 Ing. Aleš Hanus, Ph.D.
JEL40 prof. Ing. Petr Jelínek, CSc.
LIC03 doc. Ing. Petr Lichý, Ph.D.
MIK60 Ing. František Mikšovský, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit 0+6
Part-time Credit 0+6

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

- The student will be able to describe the principles related to the frame of his diploma thesis. - The student will be able to work competently with relevant literature and critically evaluate it.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations
Experimental work in labs
Project work


The aim of this subject is finalization of diploma thesis based mainly on: finalization of critical evaluation of literature data in the frame of thesis, finalization of formal form of thesis and control its law correctness, control and finalization of diploma thesis. The subject is set up as a tool to support role of thesis supervisor and consultant (s).

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 632, which are available from: http://katedry.fmmi.vsb.cz/632/ [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/632/

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Continuously will be awarded individual tasks, with the exact date. The task will be to work within the self and practical experimental activities related to dissertation. When returning, for each week delay reduced 3 points for each task checked 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:

Individual teaching focused on lessons according to schedule. The content according to specific requirements of a supervisor and consultant (s) of thesis.

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2011/2012 Summer semester, validity until: 2013/2014 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation Credit 85  50
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 (2109T033) Foundry Technologies P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (N2109) Metallurgical Engineering (2109T033) Foundry Technologies K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

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