Course syllabus DENDL - Dendrology and Ecology of Forest Trees (FFWT - SS 2018/2019)

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Course code: DENDL
Course title in language of instruction: Dendrologie s ekologií lesních dřevin
Course title in Czech: Dendrology and Ecology of Forest Trees
Course title in English: Dendrology and Ecology of Forest Trees
Mode of completion and number of credits: Exam (5 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes: full-time, 2/3/2 (hours weekly/ hours weekly/ days in semester) (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
part-time, 28/0/0 (h/h/days in semester) (lectures per period / seminars per period)
Language of instruction: Czech
Level of course: bachelor
Semester: SS 2018/2019
Name of lecturer: Ing. Martin Šenfeldr, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor)
Ing. Martin Šrámek, Ph.D. (instructor)
doc. Ing. Luboš Úradníček, CSc. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor, tutor)
Prerequisites: (Special Forest Botany and Soil Science) or (Special Forest Botany and Forest Soil Science)
Aims of the course:
Knowledge of trees and shrubs as living organisms, creating especially native forests or man-made outplantings, tree species important from the viewpoint of forestry. Identifying important tree species, according to morphological characters and rightly named their by the scientific nomenclature. Knowledge of using the trees.
Course contents:
1.Basic dendrology (allowance 6/9)
a.The content, scope and role of forest dendrology
b.Taxonomy of conifers and broadleafs
c.Ecological relations of trees in forest stands
d.Practical: 1) Morphology of trees, 2)conifers I, 3)conifers II

2.Basic fytogeography (allowance 6/9)
a.Chorology, native renges of trees, migration
b.Vegetation zones (Boreal and central European forests, mediterranean, subtropical and tropical forests)
c.Altitudial vegetation belts
d.Practical:4)Fagaceae, Oleaceae, Ulmaceae. 5)Betulaceae, Tiliaceae, Aceraceae, 6)Juglandaceae, Tamaricaceae, Eleagnaceae, Magnoliaceae, Vitaceae, Aquifoliaceae, Anacardiaceae, Celastraceae.

3.Woody plant of Europe and the Czech Republic (allowance 8/12)
a.Development of woody species on the territory of the CR in the postglacial period
b.Introduction of trees - arborescent species and their potential use for forestry and landscape management in Central Europe
c.Using of trees, man influence on the trees. Tree species specially protected by Law
d.Practical: 7)Caprifoliaceae, Philadelphaceae, Rhamnaceae, Rosaceae - Prunoidae . 8)Pomoidae, Spireoidae, Rosoidae, Araliaceae, Cornaceae. 9) excursiun to Luzanky park. 10) Berberidaceae, Ranunculaceae, Staphylleaceae, Hippocastanaceae, Saxifragaceae,

4.Systematic survey and distribution of coniferous and broadleaved species in various geographical regions of the world (allowance 8/12)
a.Genera : Picea, Pinus, Abies
b.Various significant conifers
c.Various significant deciduous trees 1 and 2
d.Practical: 11)Fabaceae, Caesalpiniaceae, Platanaceae, Moraceae, 12)Seminar - oral presentation of seminar works. 13) Consultation and repeat. 14) Credit - practical determination of trees

Learning outcomes and competences:
Generic competences:
-Ability to apply knowledge
-Ability to work in interdisciplinary team
-Capacity to learn
-Professional knowledge
-Science and research skills
-Skilled at utilizing and processing information

Specific competences:
- Knowledge of ecological needs of woody species
-Ability to distinguish species important in forestry for various management regime.
-Competence to design a suitable combination of trees for planting in the forest and landscape
-Knowledge of abiotic and biotic factors limiting or threatening the existence of forests
-Knowledge of domestic and common cultivated woody species
-The ability to identify woody species using morphological characteristics
-The ability to work in terrain

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 attendanceCombined form
Direct teaching
     lecture28 h24 h
     practice32 h0 h
     seminar3 h4 h
     field work3 h0 h
     professional educational excursion16 h0 h
     consultation2 h0 h
     public presentation (oral)2 h0 h
     preparation for exam25 h30 h
     preparation for regular assessment20 h62 h
     preparation for regular testing4 h0 h
     preparation of presentation3 h10 h
     writing of seminar paper2 h10 h
Total140 h140 h
Assessment methods:
- submission of a seminar work during the semester
- 3 written tests on the Latin names of species will be during the course. (3 x 25 pictures, maximum points for each test is 100, so maximal total receive points could be 300. To advance the practical knowledge of species is necessary to have at least 200 points . )
Credit - practical knowledge of tree species: determinated 80% species from each group
1. Broadleaves according to herbarium specimens (memorized all kinds of exercises)
2. Conifers - fresh branches (memorized all kinds of exercises)
3. Twigs in winter (Buds)
4. Cones, fruits and seeds of conifers and broadleaves
5. Wood with bark and bark
List of species to particular parts of the credit is available in the Document Server UIS.
- final examination (length of about 20/15 minutes, written test (60% of the total mark) / oral 40% . A list of test circuits is available in the Document Server UIS
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