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Faculty Faculty of Science (FPR)
Study programme Physiology and Immunology (P1511)
Branch of study / Specialization Physiology and Developmental Biology (1511V005/5 - 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 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 public and state authorities, commercial concerns, and in specialised laboratories.
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 Šantrůček Jiří, prof. Ing. CSc.
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 - - OJZ/940 TOEFL for Doctoral Students - Examination Czech 0  
B Compulsory option - - FPR/801 Study stay Czech English 8  
B Compulsory option - - KEBR/805 Doctoral methodological seminar Czech English 2  
B Compulsory option - - FPR/803 Study stay Czech English 24  
B Compulsory option - - KEBR/800 Doctor´s Thesis, Practical Part Czech English 28  
B Compulsory option - - FPR/802 Study stay Czech English 16  
B Compulsory option - - KEBR/806 Literature review Czech English 10  
B Compulsory option - - KZO/806 Literature review Czech English 10  
B Compulsory option - - KZO/800 Doctor´s Thesis, Practical Part Czech English 28  
B Compulsory option - - KZO/907 Conference Presentation (in foreign language)- doctoral studies Czech 5  
B Compulsory option - - KZO/805 Doctoral methodological seminar Czech English 2  
B Compulsory option - - KEBR/907 Conference Presentation (in foreign language)- doctoral studies Czech 5  
B Compulsory option - Winter KMB/622 Scientific Writing for Experimental Biologists English 5  
B Compulsory option - Summer KEBR/201 Bioinorganic Chemistry & Biophysics of Plants I English 6  
B Compulsory option - Summer KMB/182 Molecular Biology Colloquia English 2  
B Compulsory option - Summer KMB/602E Advanced methods of molecular biology English 4 The course is available to visiting students
B Compulsory option - Summer KMB/223E Techniques of microscopy and image analysis for biologists English 5  
B Compulsory option - Summer KEBR/620 Stable isotopes in biology and environmental science English 6  
B Compulsory option - Summer KMB/613 Bioinformatics for Biologists English 6