Course syllabus AGRR - Agribusiness in regional development (FA - SS 2019/2020)Help

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Course code:
Course title in Czech:
Agribusiness in regional development
Course title in English:
Agribusiness in regional development
SS 2019/2020
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (4 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 2/1 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Level of course:
master; master continuing
Course type:
Type of delivery: usual
Mode of delivery for our mobility students abroad:
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Language of instruction:
Course supervisor:
prof. Ing. Věra Bečvářová, CSc.
Course supervising department:
prof. Ing. Věra Bečvářová, CSc. (supervisor)
Ing. Barbora Daňková, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
Timetable in this semester:
Z8 (ČP II.)
Every week
Tuesday15.00-15.50Z8 (ČP II.)B. Daňková
Every week
Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
The aim of study is to gain insight into the economic contex of agriculture development and its related activities in the entire chain of production, processing and distribution of products of agricultural origin in regional development. Students acquire knowledge about the theoretical foundations and practical implications of agribusiness, with the nature and context of globalization and integration processes in the agrarian sector, their influence on the new model of agriculture in global and regional contexts and assess the reflection of these changes in the concepts and effects of agricultural policy.
Course content:
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Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
22 h
seminar12 h
4 h
public presentation (oral)
2 h
preparation for exam
35 h
preparation of presentation
15 h
writing of seminar paper
22 h
112 h
Assessment methods:
Credit conditional successful presentation and defense of specified commodity studies The exam consists of written and oral. The results of written part test,50 min, min. 36, max. 60 points) form the basis of assessment (60% grade), oral exam makes up 40% of the final evaluation.
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
0 %
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
BEČVÁŘOVÁ, V. -- TAMÁŠ, V. -- ZDRÁHAL, I. Agrobyznys v rozvoji regionu = Agribussines in regional development. 1st ed. Brno: Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2014. 101 p. ISBN 978-80-7509-042-3.
BEČVÁŘOVÁ, V. et al. Integrační procesy agrárního sektoru. 1st ed. Brno: Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2013. 133 p. ISBN 978-80-7375-763-2.
BEČVÁŘOVÁ, V. -- ZDRÁHAL, I. Rozvoj zemědělství a venkova v evropském modelu agrární politiky - formování strategie v kontextu změn prostředí. 1st ed. Brno: Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2013. 132 p. ISBN 978-80-7375-771-7.
BEČVÁŘOVÁ, V. -- TAMÁŠ, V. -- ZDRÁHAL, I. Agrobyznys v rozvoji regionu. 1st ed. Brno: Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2013. 118 p. ISBN 978-80-7375-799-1.

BEČVÁŘOVÁ, V. Economic and regional consequences of direct payments under the current CAP philosophy. Acta Universitatis agriculturae et silviculturae Mendelianae Brunensis = Acta of Mendel University of agriculture and forestry Brno = Acta Mendelovy zemědělské a lesnické univerzity v Brně. 2011. v. LIX, No. 4, no. 4, p. 19--26. ISSN 1211-8516.
REDLICHOVÁ, R. -- BEČVÁŘOVÁ, V. -- VINOHRADSKÝ, K. Vývoj ekologického zemědělství ČR v ekonomických souvislostech. 1st ed. Brno: Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2014. 91 p. ISBN 978-80-7509-173-4.
SVOBODOVÁ, E. -- BEČVÁŘOVÁ, V. -- VINOHRADSKÝ, K. Intenzivní a extenzivní využívání přírodních zdrojů zemědělství ČR. 1st ed. Brno: Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2011. 136 p. ISBN 978-80-7375-579-9.
FORET, M. -- BEČVÁŘOVÁ, V. -- PADĚRA, J. -- ZDRÁHAL, I. -- STRMISKOVÁ, I. Změny v reakci zákazníků na vývoj podmínek agrobyznysu. 1st ed. Brno: MENDELU, 2011. 72 p. 1. ISBN 978-80-7375-578-2.
SWINNEN, J F M. Global supply chains, standards and the poor : how the globalization of food systems and standards affects rural development and poverty. Wallingford, UK: CABI, 2007. 322 p. ISBN 978-1-84593-1858.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Field of study C-AS-RD Rural Development, full-time form, initial period WS 2019/2020
Course listed in previous semesters:
SS 2018/2019, SS 2017/2018, SS 2016/2017 (and older)
Teaching place: Brno

Last modification made by Ing. Michal Karhánek on 04/23/2020.

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