Course syllabus ZOOL - Zoology (FA - WS 2019/2020)


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Course code: ZOOL
Course title in Czech: Zoology
Course title in English:
Zoology
Semester:
WS 2019/2020
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: prof. RNDr. Zdeněk Laštůvka, CSc.
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. Denisa Dvořáková (instructor)
Ing. Kristína Dziváková (instructor)
prof. RNDr. Zdeněk Laštůvka, CSc. (examiner, lecturer, supervisor)
Mgr. Jaroslav Nádeníček (instructor)
doc. Ing. Josef Suchomel, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor)
Prerequisites:
none
 
Timetable in this semester:
DayFrom-tillRoom
Field of study
Year of studyGroupTeacherEntry
Frequency
Capacity
Monday
9.00-10.50
A13
B-RL-RL
1
1
Seminar
Every week
21
Monday
11.00-12.50
A13
B-ZS-AE
1
2
J. Bezděk, A. Balázs, J. SuchomelSeminarEvery week
20
Monday13.00-14.50A13B-ZS-AE
1
1
J. Bezděk, A. Balázs, J. SuchomelSeminar
Every week
20
Monday
15.00-16.50A13
B-ZS-AE
1
3
SeminarEvery week20
Monday17.00-18.50A13B-AGB-VS
1
1
J. Blažek, D. Dvořáková, K. DzivákováSeminarEvery week20
Tuesday7.00-8.50
A13
B-ZOO-ZO
1
2
K. Dziváková, J. Blažek, D. DvořákováSeminarEvery week20
Tuesday
9.00-10.50
A13
B-ZOO-ZO
1
1
A. Balázs, J. Bezděk, J. SuchomelSeminarEvery week20
Tuesday
11.00-12.50
A13
B-AGB-FY
1
2
Seminar
Every week
20
Tuesday
13.00-14.50
A13
B-AGB-FY
1
1
J. Bezděk, A. Balázs, J. SuchomelSeminarEvery week20
Tuesday15.00-16.50
A13
B-AGB-VS
1
2
SeminarEvery week
20
Tuesday17.00-18.50
A13
B-AGB-MBB
1
3
Seminar
Every week
20
Wednesday
7.00-8.50
A13
B-ZOO-ZO
1
8
J. Blažek, K. Dziváková, J. Nádeníček
Seminar
Every week
20
Wednesday
15.00-16.50
Q01
LectureEvery week361
Wednesday
17.00-18.50
A13
B-AGB-MBB
1
1
J. Nádeníček, J. Blažek, K. Dziváková
Seminar
Every week
20
Thursday7.00-8.50A13
B-AGB-MBB
1
2
Seminar
Every week
20
Thursday
9.00-10.50A13
B-ZOO-ZO
1
3
SeminarEvery week20
Thursday11.00-12.50A13B-ZOO-ZO
1
4
Seminar
Every week
20
Thursday13.00-14.50
A13
B-ZOO-ZO
1
5
Seminar
Every week
20
Thursday
15.00-16.50
A13
B-ZOO-ZO
1
6
J. Bezděk, A. Balázs, J. SuchomelSeminar
Every week
20
Thursday
17.00-18.50A13
B-ZOO-ZO
1
7
J. Bezděk, A. Balázs, J. SuchomelSeminarEvery week
20
Friday
9.00-10.50
A13
B-AGB-VS
1
3
Seminar
Every week
20
Friday11.00-12.50A13
B-AGB-MBB
1
4
A. Balázs, J. Bezděk, J. SuchomelSeminarEvery week20
Friday
13.00-14.50
A13
B-AGB-MBB
1
5
A. Balázs, J. Bezděk, J. SuchomelSeminar
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 method
Daily attendance
lecture
28 h
practice24 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
Total
0 %
 
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-AGB-PP Plant Production, full-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020
Field of study B-AGB-MBB Molecular biology and biotechnology, full-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020
Field of study B-AGB-GA General Agriculture, full-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020
Field of study B-AB-AB Animal Breeding, full-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020
Field of study B-AS-AE Agroecology, full-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020
Field of study B-PPR-PPR Plant Protection, full-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020
 
Course listed in previous semesters:
Teaching place: Brno


Last modification made by Ing. Michal Karhánek on 11/20/2019.

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