Course syllabus KKSZ - Floriculture for maintenance of greenery (FH - SS 2017/2018)

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Course code: KKSZ
Course title in language of instruction: K-Květinářství SZ
Course title in Czech: Floriculture for maintenance of greenery
Course title in English: Floriculture for maintenance of greenery
Mode of completion and number of credits: Exam (6 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes: part-time, 12/8 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
Language of instruction: Czech
Level of course: -- item not defined --
Semester: SS 2017/2018
Name of lecturer: Ing. Kristýna Klasová (instructor, lecturer)
doc. Ing. Tatiana Kuťková, CSc. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor)
Prerequisites: none
Aims of the course:
The aim of the course is to aquaint students with contemporary options and ways of use of flowers in public spaces. Emphasis is putted on the definition of fundamental groups of flowers - annuals, perennials, bulbous plants and tuberous plants and the resulting possibilities of their use, typology of flowerbeds and contemporary trends in the use of flowers.
Course contents:
1.Floriculture - definition. Characteristics of the main groups of flowers. (allowance 0/0)
2.Annuals and biennials - characteristics of original habitats, life cycle, distribution, assortment, principles of cultivation and their use. (allowance 0/0)
3.Perennials - characteristics of original habitats, life cycle, distribution, assortment, principles of cultivation and their use. (allowance 0/0)
4.Flowerbed - definition, typology, creation and beds maintenance. (allowance 0/0)
5.Contemporary trends in the use of flowers - optimized mix of perennials, the patches of direct sowing, vertical walls, etc. (allowance 0/0)
Learning outcomes and competences:
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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 methodCombined form
Direct teaching
     lecture28 h
     practice28 h
     field work4 h
     consultation20 h
     preparation for exam40 h
     preparation for regular assessment20 h
     preparation of presentation20 h
     writing of seminar paper8 h
Total168 h
Assessment methods:
Exam contains written and oral part. Before the test, it is necessary to obtain the credit, which includes in addition the determination of ten samples of flowers and also hand in three semester tasks, given during the consultation.
Recommended reading:
TypeAuthorTitlePublished inPublisherYearISBN
RQMACHOVEC, J. -- JAKÁBOVÁ, A. -- HILLOVÁ, D. -- KUŤKOVÁ, T. -- MARTÍNEK, J. -- MIKLÁŠOVÁ, K.Sadovnícke kvetinárstvoNitraSlovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita200680-8069-740-X
RQRYBKOVÁ, R. -- HAAGER, J.Nejhezčí letničky našich zahradPrahaOttovo nakladatelství - Cesty200280-7181-539-X
RQKUŤKOVÁ, T.Trvalky v zahradní a krajinářské tvorběBrno978-80-7375-294-1


Last modification made by Ing. Pavel Čech on 11/21/2017.

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