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Faculty Faculty of Science (FPR)
Study programme Botany (P1507)
Branch of study / Specialization Botany (1507V004/5 - 1)
Level of acquired qualification Doctoral
Form of study Combined
Standard length of study 4 years
Number of ECTS credits 240
Qualification awarded Doctor (8)
Access to further studies The doctoral degree is the highest possible level of education in Czech education system.  
Type of completion State Doctoral Examination and dissertation defense.
Study and Examination Code URL
Faculty coordinator for international students
Klementová Šárka, doc. RNDr. CSc.
Email: sklement@jcu.cz
Phone: +420387772292
Fax:
Key learning outcomes The degree "Doctor (Ph.D.)" ensures that the graduates are equipped with the necessary skills and methodological knowledge to undertake original research in their chosen field of study. They have all the necessary pre-requisites for leading positions in a broad array of biologically and ecologically oriented fields of research and management. Graduates are expected to launch their professional careers at research and educational institutions, including universities, at institutes of applied research in agriculture, forestry and nature conservation, in museums, public and state authorities, commercial concerns, and in non-profit organizations working in the field of environmental management.
Specific admission requirements unspecified
Specific provisions for recognition of prior learning unspecified
Qualification requirements and regulations unspecified
Profile of the programme academical
Persistence requirements unspecified
Occupational profiles of graduates with examples unspecified
Branch of study / Specialization guarantor Kučera Jan, doc. Mgr. Ph.D.
Status Recommended year of study Recommended semester Course code Course title (* Final State Examination) Language of instruction Number of ECTS credits Course availability
A Compulsory - - OJZ/950 Doctor´s English Examination Czech 8  
A Compulsory - - FPR/D1 State Doctoral Examination Czech English 0  
A Compulsory - - KBO/907 Conference Presentation (in foreign language)- doctoral studies Czech 5  
A Compulsory - - KBO/805 Doctoral methodological seminar Czech English 2  
A Compulsory - - KBO/800 Doctor´s Thesis, Practical Part Czech English 28  
A Compulsory - - OJZ/940 TOEFL for Doctoral Students - Examination Czech 0  
A Compulsory - - KBO/806 Literature review Czech English 10  
B Compulsory option - - FPR/803 Study stay Czech English 24  
B Compulsory option - - FPR/802 Study stay Czech English 16  
B Compulsory option - - FPR/801 Study stay Czech English 8  
B Compulsory option - Winter KBE/517 Soil Microbiology and Biochemistry English 8  
B Compulsory option - Winter KBO/297 Functional traits in ecology English 5 The course is available to visiting students
B Compulsory option - Winter KBE/051E Advanced regression methods English 5  
B Compulsory option - Winter KBO/148 Courses of work with molecular data in R English 4  
B Compulsory option - Winter KBO/184 Creative publishing in community ecology English 4 The course is available to visiting students
B Compulsory option - Winter KZO/412I Molecular Ecology English 6 The course is available to visiting students
B Compulsory option - Winter KBO/426 Community Ecology English 6 The course is available to visiting students
B Compulsory option - Winter KBO/332E Design and Analysis of Ecological Experiments English 6 The course is available to visiting students
B Compulsory option - Winter KBO/290 Advanced Phycology Seminar Czech English 3  
B Compulsory option - Winter KPA/604 Molecular Phylogenetics English 6 The course is available to visiting students
B Compulsory option - Winter KBO/214 Advanced course in vegetation ecology Czech English 3  
B Compulsory option - Summer KBO/149E Plant Taxonomy - advanced course English 2  
B Compulsory option - Summer KBO/130 Practicals of multivariate analysis of ecological data English 6 The course is available to visiting students
B Compulsory option - Summer KBE/052E Advanced ordination methods English 3  
B Compulsory option - Summer KBO/125 Development of microsatellite markers (SSRs) Czech English 3  
B Compulsory option - Summer KBE/013 Modelling for ecologists in R Czech English 6 The course is available to visiting students
B Compulsory option - Summer KBE/049 Plant-animal interactions English 6 The course is available to visiting students
B Compulsory option - Summer KBO/291 Advanced Phycology Seminar 2 Czech English 3  
B Compulsory option - Summer KBO/336E Vegetation Dynamics English 3 The course is available to visiting students
B Compulsory option - Summer KMB/613 Bioinformatics for Biologists English 6  
B Compulsory option - Summer KBO/334E Population Ecology English 5 The course is available to visiting students