Course syllabus BZ2 - Botany for Landscape Architects II (FH - SS 2016/2017)

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Course code:
Course title in Czech:
Botany for Landscape Architects II
Course title in English: Botany for Landscape Architects II
SS 2016/2017
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (5 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 2/2 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
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Course supervisor:
doc. Ing. Radomír Řepka, Ph.D.
Course supervising department:
Faculty: Faculty of Horticulture
Mgr. Samuel Lvončík (examiner, instructor)
doc. Ing. Radomír Řepka, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor, tutor)
Ing. Jan Šebesta, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor)
Prerequisites: none
Timetable in this semester:
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Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
Acquirement of basic knowledge of system of Algae, Plants and Fungi inclusive of understanding of their role in ecosystems. Practical knowledge of 300 species of forest, meadow, ruderal and segetal plants, especially formationelly significant species.
Course content:
1.Phylogenetic system of lower and higher plants and fungi. Bacteria and their ecologic importance. (allowance 2/2)
a.1. Bakteria and Cyanobacteria, their distribution and importance.
2. Algae, ecology and importance in ecosystems.
3. Bryophytes and ferns focused on the important species.
d.4. Gymnosperms and angiosperms. Character set of most important families.
5. Fungi including lichens, their ecology and importance in the natur.
f.6. Ferns and flowering plants with indicative value.

Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
28 h
28 h
professional educational excursion
24 h
preparation for exam30 h
preparation for regular assessment10 h
writing of seminar paper20 h
140 h
Assessment methods:
The course ends with a written and oral tests for credit should consult a seminar paper.
To pass the credit must be met: One 50-minute written test (at least 50% knowledge, that is 50 points out of 100) in which the student responds in writing to the 2 questions (one from the systematic botany and one of the ecological plant groups). The test also includes oral part (2-10 questions required at least 50% correct answers). The final mark is the result of an average of 3 stamps (2 of written questions, one of the oral). Participation in the test is compulsory.
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Daily attendance
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Recomended reading and other learning resources:
DEYL, M. – HÍSEK, K. Naše květiny, Praha, Academia, 2001. 690 s. ISBN 802-00-0940-X.
HEYWOOD, V. H. Flowering plants of the world. 1. vyd. London: BT Batsford, 1996. 335 s. ISBN 0-7134-7422-X.
ŘEPKA, R. – KOBLÍŽEK, J. Systematická botanika. Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2011. 210 s. ISBN 978-80-7375-024-4.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Field of study B-LSA-LA Landscape Architecture, full-time form, initial period WS 2016/2017
Field of study B-LSA-LR Landscape Realizations, full-time form, initial period WS 2016/2017
Course listed in previous semesters:
WS 2020/2021, SS 2019/2020, WS 2019/2020, SS 2018/2019, WS 2018/2019, SS 2017/2018 (and older)
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Last modification made by Ing. Pavel Čech on 11/18/2016.

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