Course syllabus RRZE - Introduction to Environmentalistics (FRDIS - WS 2019/2020)


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Course code:
RRZE
Course title in Czech:
Introduction to Environmentalistics
Course title in English:
Introduction to Environmentalistics
Semester: WS 2019/2020
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (5 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, consulting
Mode of delivery for our mobility students abroad:
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Language of instruction:
Czech
Course supervisor:
prof. Ing. Ilja Vyskot, CSc.
Course supervising department:
Faculty:
Teachers:
Mgr. Ludmila Floková (examiner, instructor)
Ing. Žaneta Habancová (examiner, instructor)
prof. Ing. Ilja Vyskot, CSc. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor)
Prerequisites:
 
Timetable in this semester:
DayFrom-tillRoomField of study
Year of study
Group
Teacher
EntryFrequencyCapacity
Tuesday
9.00-10.50
Z4 (ČP II.)
B-MTS
1
2
L. FlokováSeminarEvery week
30
Tuesday
11.00-12.50
Z4 (ČP II.)
B-MTS
1
1
SeminarEvery week
30
Tuesday
13.00-14.50
Z4 (ČP II.)
B-MTS
1
4
Ž. Habancová
Seminar
Every week
30
Wednesday
9.00-10.50
Z4 (ČP II.)
B-MTS
1
5
Seminar
Every week30
Wednesday
11.00-12.50
Z4 (ČP II.)
Ž. HabancováSeminar
Every week
36
Wednesday
15.00-16.50
Z4 (ČP II.)
B-MTS
1
3
Ž. Habancová
Seminar
Every week30
Friday
11.00-12.50
Aula (ČP II.)
B-MTS
B-MTS
B-MTS
B-MTS
B-MTS
B-MTS
1
1
1
1
1
2
1
2
3
4
5
 
I. VyskotLectureEvery week
190
 
Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
The purpose of this course is to provide an interesting, accessible introduction to environmental science for students from a variety of backgrounds. Combining a broad, interdisciplinary approach that both natural sciences and human dimensions of environmental issues.
 
Course content:
1.
The environment and sustainable development (allowance 2/2)
 
a.
filosofy, strategy, koncept, EU a CR, sources, financial solutions

2.
The history and development of environment - the human and landscape environment (allowance 2/2)
 
a.
landscape development, strategic turning-points, development of environment components, strategic documents about landscape and environment care

3.Nature, landscape and environment of the Czech republic (allowance 2/2)
 
a.
the state and conditions in CR, environmental limits, environment utilization in CR

4.
Environment - conception - perception - typization - social perception od environment (allowance 2/2)
 
a.
landscape environments, landscape typology, landscape functions, landscapes and regions, environmental state of regions

5.
Environment - categorization, components and elements (allowance 2/2)
 
a.
landscape diferentisation, functions of landscape components, elements of landscape formation

6.Analyses and evaluation of the environment - methods (allowance 2/2)
 
a.
landscape potentials, limits, landscape planning, environmental analyses

7.
Soil and soil environment (allowance 2/2)
 
a.soil determination and categorization in CR, usage of soil sources, care about soil, connection with regional development, legislation

8.
Athmosphere and climate (allowance 2/2)
 
a.
climate in CR, climate and weather factors, connection with regional development, legislation, public administration

9.
Water in landscape and environment (allowance 2/2)
 
a.
water resources and water management, usage of water resources, connection with regional development, legislation and public administration

10.
Degradation and erosion of the environment (allowance 2/2)
 
a.
degradation and devastation of environment, erosion impacts, connection with regional development, legislation and public administration

11.
Biota and bioproduction in the environment (allowance 2/2)
 
a.primary production as a main environmental source, usage of biomas, applications in agriculture, forestry and sustainable environment

12.
Landscape protection and management (allowance 2/2)
 
a.
strategy, koncept and methods of the care on the nature and landscape, connection with regional development, legislation and public administration

13.
Funds, programmes and projects of the care on the environment, nature and landscape (allowance 2/2)
 
a.resources and methods - EU, CR, resorts, territorial programmes and projects

14.
EU operational programmes - Operational Programme Environment - aplication in CR (allowance 2/2)
 
a.
EU and CR - strategy, koncept, international connection

Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
lecture
28 h
practice
28 h
consultation
20 h
preparation for exam24 h
preparation of presentation10 h
writing of seminar paper
30 h
Total140 h
 
Assessment methods:
Inclusion on the base of overhanded semestral work. Test exam of lectured subject matter amplified of monographed information.
 
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
Total
0 %
 
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Basic:
Development and perspectives of landscape ecology. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 498 p. ISBN 1-4020-0919-4.
FORMAN, R T T. -- GODRON, M. Krajinná ekologie. 1st ed. Praha: Academia :, 1993. 583 p. ISBN 80-200-0464-5.
Statistická ročenka životního prostředí České republiky 2005: Statistical environmental yearbook of Czech republic 2005. 1st ed. Praha: Ministerstvo životního prostředí ČR, 2005. 473 p. ISBN 80-7212-360-2.
Col. Zákon o ochraně přírody a krajiny: komentář. 2nd ed. V Praze: C.H. Beck, 2007. 590 p. ISBN 978-80-7179-585-8.
Zákon 114/92 Sb. O ochraně přírody a krajiny.1992.
DUVIGNEAUD, P. -- MEZŘICKÝ, V. Ekologická syntéza. 1st ed. Praha: Academia, 1988. 414 p.

Recommended:
LIPSKÝ, Z. Sledování změn v kulturní krajině. Učební text pro cvičení z předmětu Krajinná ekologie. Kostelec nad Černými lesy: Lesnická práce, 2000. 71 p. ISBN 80-213-0643-2.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Programme B-INTS International Territorial Studies, full-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020
Field of study B-ITS-IDSA International Development Studies, full-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020
 
Course listed in previous semesters: WS 2020/2021, WS 2018/2019, WS 2017/2018, WS 2016/2017, WS 2015/2016, WS 2014/2015 (and older)
Teaching place:
Brno


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