Course syllabus ZOOL - Zoology (FA - WS 2018/2019)


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Course code:
ZOOL
Course title in Czech:
Zoology
Course title in English:
Zoology
Semester:
WS 2018/2019
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (6 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes: full-time, 2/2 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Level of course:
bachelor
Course type:
required
Type of delivery:
usual
Mode of delivery for our mobility students abroad:
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Language of instruction:
Czech
Course supervisor:
Course supervising department:
Faculty:
Faculty of AgriSciences
Teachers:
Mgr. Attila Balázs (instructor)
doc. Ing. Jan Bezděk, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor)
Ing. Jiří Blažek (instructor)
Ing. Martina Dokulilová (instructor)
Mgr. Martin Duľa (instructor)
Ing. Kristína Dziváková (instructor)
Ing. Vladimír Hula, Ph.D. (instructor)
prof. RNDr. Zdeněk Laštůvka, CSc. (examiner, lecturer, supervisor)
doc. Ing. Josef Suchomel, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor)
Prerequisites:
none
 
Timetable in this semester:
Day
From-till
Room
Field of studyYear of study
Group
TeacherEntry
Frequency
Capacity
Monday
7.00-8.50
A13B-AGB-VS
1
3
SeminarEvery week
20
Monday
9.00-10.50
A13
B-RL-RL
1
1
Seminar
Every week
20
Monday
11.00-12.50
A13
B-ZS-AE
1
1
Seminar
Every week
20
Monday
13.00-14.50A13B-ZS-AE
1
2
SeminarEvery week
20
Monday
15.00-16.50
A13
B-ZS-AE
1
3
J. BezděkSeminar
Every week
20
Tuesday
7.00-8.50
A13
B-AGB-FY
1
1
K. Dziváková
Seminar
Every week20
Tuesday11.00-12.50A13
B-ZOO-ZO
1
1
Seminar
Every week20
Tuesday
13.00-14.50
A13
B-ZOO-ZO
1
2
Seminar
Every week
20
Tuesday
15.00-16.50
A13
B-ZOO-ZO
1
3
V. Hula
Seminar
Every week
20
Tuesday17.00-18.50
A13
B-AGB-MBB
1
1
SeminarEvery week20
Wednesday
7.00-8.50
A13B-ZOO-ZO
1
4
V. HulaSeminarEvery week20
Wednesday
9.00-10.50
A13
B-AGB-FY
1
2
J. Blažek
Seminar
Every week
20
Wednesday
11.00-12.50
A13B-ZOO-ZO
1
5
M. DokulilováSeminarEvery week20
Wednesday
15.00-16.50Q01
Lecture
Every week
361
Wednesday
17.00-18.50
A13
B-AGB-MBB
1
3
J. Suchomel
Seminar
Every week
20
Wednesday
19.00-20.50A13B-AGB-VS
1
1
J. Suchomel
Seminar
Every week20
Thursday
7.00-8.50
A13
B-AGB-MBB
1
2
Seminar
Every week
20
Thursday
9.00-10.50
A13B-ZOO-ZO
1
6
Seminar
Every week
20
Thursday11.00-12.50A13B-ZOO-ZO
1
7
Seminar
Every week
20
Thursday
17.00-18.50
A13
B-AGB-VS
1
2
Seminar
Every week
20
 
Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
To introduce the students into methods, important terms and main trends in general and systematic zoology as basis for a next study and for a direct application. Students gain knowledge in general and agricultural zoology and they will be able to assess the importance of individual species in agroecosystems.
 
Course content:
1.
Recapitulation of the general zoology (allowance 6/0)
 
a.Cytology, histology, organology
b.
Reproduction, embryonal and postembryonal development

2.Zoogeography and domestication (allowance 4/0)
3.
Ethology (allowance 2/0)
4.
Fundamentals of ecology (allowance 2/0)
5.
Principles of animal classification (allowance 1/0)
 
a.Scientific classification
b.
Practical assortment

6.
Monocytozoa (allowance 1/6)
7.
Platyhelminthes, Nematoda, Acanthocephala (allowance 1/8)
 
a.
Characters, classification, importance
b.
Development and recognization of important species

8.Annelida, Mollusca (allowance 2/0)
 
a.Characters, classification, importance
b.
Development and recognization of important species

9.Arthropoda (allowance 4/6)
 
a.
Characters, classification, importance
b.
Development and recognization of important species

10.
Chordata (allowance 5/6)
 
a.
Characters, classification, importance
b.
Development and recognization of important species

11.Determination of practical important species (allowance 0/2)
Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
lecture
28 h
practice
24 h
laboratory work
4 h
preparation for exam
70 h
preparation for regular assessment
42 h
Total
168 h
 
Assessment methods:
Obligatory participation at seminars, practical knowledge (determination) of animal species important in agriculture; the course is finished with written exam, 40 min, 60 questions, minimum 60 points of possible 120
 
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
Total0 %
 
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Basic:
LAŠTŮVKA, Z. -- SUCHOMEL, J. -- ŠŤASTNÁ, P. -- GAISLER, J. Zoologie. Brno: Mendelova univerzita, 2014. 264 p.

Recommended:
ALLABY, M. A dictionary of zoology. 2nd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999. 597 p. ISBN 0-19-280076-0.
KRATOCHVÍL, J. Použitá zoologie 1 : Bezobratlí. 2nd ed. Praha: SZN, 1973. 442 p.
KRATOCHVÍL, J. Použitá zoologie: Obratlovci. 2nd ed. Praha: SZN, 1973. 318 p.
HARLEY, J P. Zoology. 7th ed. Boston: McGraw-Hill/Higher Education, 588 p. ISBN 978-0-07-298889-5.
DUNGEL, J., GAISLER, J., 2002: Atlas savců České a Slovenské republiky. Praha, Academia, 152 s.
DUNGEL, J., HUDEC, K., 2001: Atlas ptáků České a Slovenské republiky. Praha, Academia, 249 s.
FLEGR, J., 2005: Evoluční biologie. Praha, Academia, 559 s.
GAISLER, J., ZIMA, J., 2007: Zoologie obratlovců. Praha, Academia, 692 s.
HUDEC, K. a kol., 1977, 1983, 1994: Ptáci – Aves, I–III. Praha, Academia (příp. pozdější vydání).
SIGMUND, L., HANÁK, V., PRAVDA, O., 1992: Zoologie strunatců. Praha, Univerzita Karlova, 501 s.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Field of study B-AS-AE Agroecology, full-time form, initial period WS 2018/2019
Field of study B-AGB-GA General Agriculture, full-time form, initial period WS 2018/2019
Field of study B-AGB-PP Plant Production, full-time form, initial period WS 2018/2019
Field of study B-AGB-MBB Molecular biology and biotechnology, full-time form, initial period WS 2018/2019
Field of study B-PPR-PPR Plant Protection, full-time form, initial period WS 2018/2019
Field of study B-AB-AB Animal Breeding, full-time form, initial period WS 2018/2019
 
Course listed in previous semesters:
WS 2020/2021, SS 2019/2020, WS 2019/2020, SS 2018/2019, SS 2017/2018, WS 2017/2018 (and older)
Teaching place:
Brno


Last modification made by Ing. Michal Karhánek on 11/06/2018.

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