Biotechnology: Seminar and Specialised Project - M319013
Title: Seminář oboru a odborný projekt biotechnologie
Guaranteed by: Department of Biotechnology (319)
Faculty: Faculty of Food and Biochemical Technology
Actual: from 2019 to 2022
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:5
E-Credits: winter s.:5
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:0/8, MC [HT]
Capacity: unknown / 30 (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Guarantor: Jarošová Irena doc. Ing. Ph.D.
Class: Specializační laboratoř
Interchangeability : N319024
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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.
Last update: Hladíková Jana (20.12.2017)
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;

Last update: Jarošová Irena (05.11.2019)
Literature -

Students themselves will search literature related to their individual topics.

Last update: Hladíková Jana (20.12.2017)
Learning resources -

Last update: Jarošová Irena (31.01.2018)
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.

Last update: Jarošová Irena (31.01.2018)
Registration requirements -


Last update: Jarošová Irena (31.01.2018)
Course completion requirements -

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

Last update: Jarošová Irena (31.01.2018)
Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Konzultace s vyučujícími 1 28
Účast v laboratořích (na exkurzi nebo praxi) 3 84
Práce na individuálním projektu 1 28
5 / 5 140 / 140
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Regular attendance 50
Report from individual projects 50