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<b>Learning outcomes:</b> After the course, you should be able to: (1) to formulate and follow a scientific question relevant to cognitive science, (2) to plan, conduct, document and present scientific work, (3) to write an extended scientific abstract, (4) to defend your research and constructively deal with critical commentary, (5) to constructively participate in a peer-review process, (6) to get involved in collaborative work in physical and virtual environments, (7) to engage in scientific discourse, (8) to communicate your expertise in order to contribute constructive criticism to the work of others.
 
<b>Learning outcomes:</b> After the course, you should be able to: (1) to formulate and follow a scientific question relevant to cognitive science, (2) to plan, conduct, document and present scientific work, (3) to write an extended scientific abstract, (4) to defend your research and constructively deal with critical commentary, (5) to constructively participate in a peer-review process, (6) to get involved in collaborative work in physical and virtual environments, (7) to engage in scientific discourse, (8) to communicate your expertise in order to contribute constructive criticism to the work of others.
 
   
 
   
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== Schedule ==
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!Druh výučby
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!Day
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!Time
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!Room
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!Teacher
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|Seminar
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|Wednesday
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|14:00 - 16:20
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|online
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|[[Igor Farkas|Igor Farkaš]], [[Barbora Cimrova|Barbora Cimrová]]
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== Syllabus ==
 
== Syllabus ==
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!Content
 
!Content
 
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|22.2.
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|17.2.
 
|Introduction to the course, requirements and grading, plan for the semester.
 
|Introduction to the course, requirements and grading, plan for the semester.
 
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|01.3.
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|23.2.
|No class - attending the lecture of prof. Stransky on neurophilosophy.
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|08.3.
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|Presentations of your mobility projects to 1st year students (joint meeting).
 
|Presentations of your mobility projects to 1st year students (joint meeting).
 
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|15.3.
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|03.3.
|How to prepare your master thesis. Master Thesis Concept requirement.
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|Introduction of Master's Thesis Concept.
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|10.3.
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|Discussion about interdisciplinarity: Thagard (2005)
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|17.3.
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|Discussion about interdisciplinarity: Nunez et al. (2019)
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|24.3.
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|Student's short presentations (6 min.)
 
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|22.3.
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|31.3.
|No class
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|no class
 
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|29.3.
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|07.4
|Presentations: Matej, Karin, XXX
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|Long presentations: André, Michal
 
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|05.4
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|14.4.
|Presentations: Lukáš, XX
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|Long presentations: Sinem
 
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|12.4.
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|22.4.
|Presentations: Petra, Marek, XXX
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|(Thursday, because SVK is on Wednesday) - 16:00 - Viktor
 
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|19.4.
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|28.4.
|Presentations: Lucia, XXX
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|Long presentations: Ľubica, Wilma
 
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|26.4.
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|05.5.
|TBA
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|no class
 
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|03.5.
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|12.5.
|TBA
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|we meet
 
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|10.5.
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|07.6.
|Information about abstract submission for conference, peer review process, final submissions.
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|Rehearsal of conference talks: group 1
 
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|17.5.
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|08.6.
|No class
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|Rehearsal of conference talks: group 2
 
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== Course requirements and grading ==
 
== Course requirements and grading ==
  
* 40%  - quality of the master thesis concept (following the template provided)
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* 40%  - quality of the master thesis concept (following the template provided) - to be submitted until April, 30th.
* 30% - oral presentations of your thesis in the seminar (twice)
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* 30% - oral presentations of your thesis in the seminar (shorter and longer)
* 20% - activity, peer feedback, participation in two peer-reviews of extended abstracts (for the conference)
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* 20% - activity during the semester, peer feedback, participation in peer reviews of extended abstracts (for the conference)
 
* 10% - active participation at MEi:CogSci conference (talk)
 
* 10% - active participation at MEi:CogSci conference (talk)
* <b>Overall score:</b> A > 90%, B > 80%, C > 70%, D > 60%, E > 50%, else Fx.
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* <b>Overall score:</b> A > 90%, B > 80%, C > 70%, D > 60%, E > 50%, otherwise Fx.

Latest revision as of 17:37, 18 May 2021

Diploma thesis seminar 2-IKV-921

The purpose of this interdisciplinary course is to provide support to students writing their master thesis in the fields of cognitive science. Students are expected to develop the concept for their master’s thesis, present and discuss their plans for their theses, issues and problems. The course provides room both for presentations and discussions. It also includes participation in the MEi:CogSci conference.

Learning outcomes: After the course, you should be able to: (1) to formulate and follow a scientific question relevant to cognitive science, (2) to plan, conduct, document and present scientific work, (3) to write an extended scientific abstract, (4) to defend your research and constructively deal with critical commentary, (5) to constructively participate in a peer-review process, (6) to get involved in collaborative work in physical and virtual environments, (7) to engage in scientific discourse, (8) to communicate your expertise in order to contribute constructive criticism to the work of others.


Schedule

Druh výučby Day Time Room Teacher
Seminar Wednesday 14:00 - 16:20 online Igor Farkaš, Barbora Cimrová

Syllabus

Date Content
17.2. Introduction to the course, requirements and grading, plan for the semester.
23.2. Presentations of your mobility projects to 1st year students (joint meeting).
03.3. Introduction of Master's Thesis Concept.
10.3. Discussion about interdisciplinarity: Thagard (2005)
17.3. Discussion about interdisciplinarity: Nunez et al. (2019)
24.3. Student's short presentations (6 min.)
31.3. no class
07.4 Long presentations: André, Michal
14.4. Long presentations: Sinem
22.4. (Thursday, because SVK is on Wednesday) - 16:00 - Viktor
28.4. Long presentations: Ľubica, Wilma
05.5. no class
12.5. we meet
07.6. Rehearsal of conference talks: group 1
08.6. Rehearsal of conference talks: group 2

Course requirements and grading

  • 40% - quality of the master thesis concept (following the template provided) - to be submitted until April, 30th.
  • 30% - oral presentations of your thesis in the seminar (shorter and longer)
  • 20% - activity during the semester, peer feedback, participation in peer reviews of extended abstracts (for the conference)
  • 10% - active participation at MEi:CogSci conference (talk)
  • Overall score: A > 90%, B > 80%, C > 70%, D > 60%, E > 50%, otherwise Fx.