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Course, academic year 2021/2022
Programme seminar and project - Biotechnology and Food Science - AM352008
Title: Programme seminar and project - Biotechnology and Food Science
Guaranteed by: Dean's Office of Faculty of Food and Biochemical Technology (352)
Faculty: Faculty of Food and Biochemical Technology
Actual: from 2020 to 2022
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:9
E-Credits: winter s.:9
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:0/12, MC [HT]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Jarošová Irena doc. Ing. Ph.D.
Drábová Lucie Ing. Ph.D.
Class: Specializační laboratoř
Annotation -
The subject is focused on writing scientific reviews on an individually given topic in the field of biotechnology. In this course, students will learn to search primary and secondary literary sources. Students will also learn to process, structure and critically evaluate information from mentioned sources. All the formal requirements for the structure of the text, tables and images as well as the citation of literary sources have to be complied with.
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Aim of the course -

Students will be able to:

Search for primary and secondary sources of information using the basic databases (Chemical Abstracts, SciFinder, ISI Web of Science);

Analyze and evaluate information and to structure and process them to the form of scientific text;

Present and defend the main points of the literature review in the form of presentation and discussion.

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Literature -

Students themselves will search literature related to their individual topics.

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Learning resources -

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Syllabus -

The objectives of the seminar are individual topics announced by pedagogues. Work on a seminar paper will start by searching for relevant literary sources related to a given topic using basic secondary sources (databases). Students under the guidance of teachers will extract relevant information that they will use in their review article. The obtained results will be critically evaluated and conclusion will be formulated. The review paper has to have a suitable structure including correct citation that will be sorted at the end of the paper in a list of references. This review article with adequate scope and with met all formal requirements will be the output of the work with scientific literature.

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Registration requirements -


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Course completion requirements -

The results will be presented in the form of a short professional communication.

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