Course syllabus BKZ - Biotechnics of Landscape Greenery (FH - WS 2017/2018)

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Course code: BKZ
Course title in language of instruction: Biotechnika krajinné zeleně
Course title in Czech: Biotechnics of Landscape Greenery
Course title in English: Biotechnics of Landscape Greenery
Mode of completion and number of credits: Exam (5 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes: full-time, 2/2 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Language of instruction: Czech
Level of course: master continuing
Semester: WS 2017/2018
Name of lecturer: doc. Ing. Milan Rajnoch, CSc. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor, tutor)
Prerequisites: (Phytocenology and Forestry) or Bachelor State Exam
Aims of the course:
Students should deepen their knowledge in the field of establishment and maintenance of greenery in a landscape with regard to functions of vegetation elements and to site character (especially with very unfavourable conditions). Biotechnical measures ensuring environmental and landscape protection.
Course contents:
1.Types of vegetation elements in the landscape (allowance 4/0)
2.Plant material for the establishment of vegetation elements in the landscape (allowance 2/0)
3.Technology of woody species planting (allowance 2/0)
4.Biotechnics of greenery on the characteristic habitat types (allowance 6/0)
5.Riparian and accompanying stand of water courses (allowance 2/0)
6.Riparian and accompanying stand of water reservoirs (allowance 2/0)
7.Accompanying stand of roads (allowance 2/0)
8.Terrace greenery (allowance 2/0)
9.Biotechnical slope stabilization measures (allowance 2/0)
10.Park forests (allowance 2/0)
11.Forest shelterbelts (allowance 2/0)
12.exercise (allowance 0/28)
a.simplified processing of project documentation biotechnical measures on a specified habitat

Learning outcomes and competences:
Generic competences:
-ability to analyse and synthesize
-ability to apply knowledge
-ability to comment on performance of others and to self-reflect
-ability to communicate with professionals in different field of study
-ability to create new ideas (creativity)
-ability to make decisions
-ability to organize and plan ahead
-ability to solve problems
-ability to speak and write in mother tongue
-ability to understand foreign cultures and customes
-ability to work in interdisciplinary team
-ability to work in international context
-ability to work independently
-basic computing skills
-capacity to adapt to new situations
-capacity to learn
-communication in second language
-designing and managing projects
-ethical commitment
-general knowledge
-interpersonal skills
-leadership skills
-professional knowledge
-quality concept awareness
-resolve to succeed
-science and research skills
-skilled at utilizing and processing information
-spirit of enterprise
-work in team

Specific competences:
-Ability of creative activity in wider context
-Coordination of requirements and options of project plan
-Cultivation methods knowledge
-Knowledge of biotechnical measures characteristic habitat types
-Knowledge of biotechnical measures in forest park
-Knowledge of biotechnical measures in riparian forests and associated streams and water reservoirs
-Knowledge of biotechnical measures in the stands supporting communications
-Knowledge of protective forest belts
-Knowledge of the types of vegetation elements in the landscape
-TKnowledge Technology planting trees

Type of course unit: required
Year of study: Not applicable - the subject could be chosen at anytime during the course of the programme.
Work placement: There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.
Recommended study modules: -
Learning activities and study load (hours of study load):
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
Direct teaching
     lecture28 h
     practice12 h
     field work14 h
     professional educational excursion10 h
     preparation for exam46 h
     report from excursion, tour, practical placement10 h
     elaboration of reports10 h
     elaboration and execution of projects10 h
Total140 h
Assessment methods:
Exam - includes the contents of lectured materials (oral, written)
Recommended reading:
TypeAuthorTitlePublished inPublisherYearISBN
RQSIMON, J. -- SIMON, J. -- VACEK, S.Zakládání a stabilizace lesních porostů na bývalých zemědělských a degradovaných půdáchKostelec nad Černými lesyLesnická práce, s.r.o.2009978-80-87154-27-4
RQJURČA, J.Biotechnika účelových lesůPrahaSZN1986
RQSCHLUTTER , U.Pflanze als BaustoffBerlinPatzer Verlag19963-87617-087-7
RQPRŮŠA, E.PRŮŠA, E. Pěstění lesů na typologických základech Kostelec nad Černými lesyLesnická práce, s.r.o.200180-86386-10-4


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