Course syllabus LZE - Forest Zoology and Entomology (FFWT - SS 2018/2019)


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Course code:
LZE
Course title in Czech:
Forest Zoology and Entomology
Course title in English:
Forest Zoology and Entomology
Semester:
SS 2018/2019
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (4 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 2/2 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
part-time, 20/0 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
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:
Department of Zoology, Fisheries, Hydrobiology and Apiculture (FA)
Faculty: Faculty of Forestry and Wood Technology
Teachers:
doc. Ing. Jan Bezděk, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
doc. Ing. Jiří Foit, Ph.D. (instructor, lecturer)
prof. Ing. Otakar Holuša, Ph.D. et Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Josef Kašák, Ph.D. (instructor)
prof. RNDr. Zdeněk Laštůvka, CSc. (instructor, lecturer, supervisor)
Prerequisites:
not now Zoology and Entomology or Zoology and Entomology
 
Timetable in this semester:
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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 forest zoology and they will be able to assess the importance of individual species in forest ecosystems.
 
Course content:
1.
Principles of morphology, reproduction and ontogenesis (embryonal and postembryonal development) of animals (allowance 2/0)
 
a.
Morphology of animals
b.
Reproduction and ontogenesis

2.
Zoogeography (allowance 2/0)
3.Ethology (allowance 2/0)
4.
Principles of systematics, classification and nomenclature of animals (allowance 2/0)
5.
Lower Invertebrata - characteristics, classification and importance (allowance 4/6)
 
a.Protozoa
b.
Platyhelminthes
c.
Nematoda
d.
Annelida
e.
Mollusca

6.
Chordata - characteristics, classification and importance (allowance 6/10)
 
a.
Chelicerata, Crustacea
b.
Myriapoda - Chilopoda, Diplopoda
c.
Insecta

7.
Chordata, Vertebrata - characteristics, classification and importance (allowance 10/12)
 
a.Pisces
b.Amphibia and Reptilia
c.Aves
d.Mammalia
e.
Importance of Vertebrata in forest ecosystems

Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
Combined form
lecture
28 h
10 h
practice
28 h
8 h
preparation for exam42 h
42 h
preparation for regular assessment14 h38 h
preparation for regular testing
0 h
14 h
Total
112 h112 h
 
Assessment methods:
Obligatory participation at seminars, practical knowledge (determination) of animal species important in forestry; the course is finished with written exam, 40 min, 80 questions, minimum 90 points of possible 160
 
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
Combined form
Total
0 %
0 %
 
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Basic:
LAŠTŮVKA, Z. -- ŠŤASTNÁ, P. -- SUCHOMEL, J. -- GAISLER, J. Zoologie. 1st ed. 263 p. ISBN 978-80-7509-188-8.
KŘÍSTEK, J. -- URBAN, J. Lesnická entomologie. 1st ed. Praha: Academia, 2004. 445 p. ISBN 80-200-1052-1.

Recommended:
BUCHAR, J. -- ČEPICKÁ, A. et al. Klíč k určování bezobratlých. 1st ed. Praha: Scientia, 1995. 285 p. ISBN 80-85827-81-6.
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.
NOVÁK, V J A. -- STARÝ, B. Atlas hmyzích škůdců lesních dřevin. 1st ed. Praha: SZN, 1974. 127 p.
PFEFFER, A. Lesnická zoologie. 1st ed. Praha: Státní zemědělské nakladatelství, 1954. 286 p.
PFEFFER, A. Lesnická zoologie. 1st ed. Praha: Státní zemědělské nakladatelství, 1954. 622 p.
PFEFFER, A. Lesnická zoologie III. 1st ed. Praha: SZN, 1954. 287 p.
ALLABY, M. A dictionary of zoology. 2nd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999. 597 p. ISBN 0-19-280076-0.
HARLEY, J P. Zoology. 7th ed. Boston: McGraw-Hill/Higher Education, 588 p. ISBN 978-0-07-298889-5.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Field of study B-FOR-FOR Forestry, full-time form, initial period WS 2018/2019
Field of study B-FOR-TROP Management of Natural Resources in the Tropics and Subtropics, full-time form, initial period WS 2018/2019
Field of study B-FOR-FOR Forestry, part-time form, initial period WS 2018/2019
Field of study B-LAND-LAND Landscaping, full-time form, initial period WS 2018/2019
 
Course listed in previous semesters:
Teaching place:
Brno


Last modification made by Ing. Alice Malá on 01/03/2019.

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