Lectures of winter term 2016/17:

1. Basics of research work. Lectures 20.10, 27.10
1.1. The character of scientific work in the field of experimental biology
1.2. Observation and experiment - two general approaches
1.3. Scientific institutions and organizations, scientific conferences
1.4. Ethical rules of scientific work
1.5. Financing of the scientific research
1.6. Writing scientific projects and grant proposals, basic rules

2. Helpful hints in the processing of experimental data 3.11.

2.1. Organization of work, type of data
2.2. Data explorers, correct data handling and saving
2.3. Spreadsheets, statistical software, graph editors
2.4. Processing of structural and sequence data
2.5. Image analysis, graphical software, presentation software


3. Scientific literature, online resources at the internet, 10.11., 24.11. and 24.11

3.1. Types of scientific reports and their purpose
3.2. Internet sources of information

3.3. How to search for bibliographic
records and full text articles
3.3.1. Bibliographic databases accessible at our faculty

   3.3.2. Full text databases accessible at our faculty
3. Creating your own database of references

3.4. Scientometry - a tool for the evaluation of quality and scientific relevance of  scientific work


4. Online information databases in the experimental biology -  practical 31.11, DNA sequences, AA sequences

4.1. Sequence databases - tool of system biology
4.2. Specialized sequence databases


5. Presentation of experimental results, practical 1.12., 8.12, lectures 15.12., 12.1.2017 poster in cdr and pdf, oral presentation in ppt, manuscript of the original article in pdf, printed version of the original article in pdf

5.1. Bachelor thesis
2. Diploma thesis
5.3. Dissertation thesis
4. Scientific contributions at the conferences and seminars
5. Scientific report/paper



Tasks for obtaining credits 2016/17:

Tasks 1-4, example report of task 1

Task 5, background information for task 5


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