Course syllabus DEND3 - Dendrologie III (FH - SS 2019/2020)

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Course title in Czech:
Dendrologie III
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Semester: SS 2019/2020
Mode of completion and number of credits: Exam (5 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 1/2 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
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Course supervising department:
Department of Landscape Planning (FH)
Faculty: Faculty of Horticulture
Ing. et Ing. Lenka Miksová (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
prof. Ing. Miloš Pejchal, CSc. (examiner, lecturer, supervisor)
Dendrologie I and DEND2 and AKR19
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Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
Students should obtain knowledge of woody species and their properties that are important for gardening and landscape architecture. Emphasis is put above all on growth, shape, ecological and production parameters and on resulting possibilities of use. They should be also able to evaluate the present situation and developmental tendencies of individual plants, groups and stands of woody species with regard to needs of gardening and landscape architecture.
Course content:
1.Selected cultivation characteristics of woody species (allowance 8/0)
creation of epicormic shoots, root suckers and rhizomes
damage caused by wildlife
d.summary of characteristics of woody species mentioned in Dendrology I and II being important for their cultivation in a permanent habitat

Negative effects of woody species (allowance 3/0)
adverse effect on building, utilities and adjacent land
b.possible negative effects from the viewpoint of nature and landscape protection
the threat to human health and life (allergenicity, toxicity, brash wood, thorns and spines, flowers and fruits attractive to biting insects)

3.Introduction and acclimatization of woody species (allowance 2/0)
reasons and methodology of introduction
acclimatization and its evaluation
c.possibilities and limits of application of geographically non-native species in garden and landscape design

Protection of woody species gene pool (allowance 1/0)
Woody species important for lanscape design (allowance 0/28)
deciduous broad-leaved woody species (part 2)

Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
14 h
28 h
preparation for exam64 h
preparation for regular assessment
18 h
preparation for regular testing
16 h
140 h
Assessment methods:
Course-unit credit is awarded on the basis of: (1) live twigs: written test at mid and end of semester; (2) whole live plants: oral examination at the end of semester; (3) knowledge of significant properties of specific tree species: written test at the end of the semester; (4) knowledge of topics covered in lectures: written test at the end of the semester; (5) compulsory attendance at seminars.
The examination includes the program of courses Dendrology I to Dendrology III. It consists of:
(1) a written test of 30 minutes, (2) an oral examination of up to 30 minutes (following successful completion of the test).
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Recomended reading and other learning resources:
PEJCHAL, M. Arboristika I : obecná dendrologie. Mělník: Vyšší odborná škola zahradnická a střední zahradnická škola Mělník, 2008. 168 p.
PEJCHAL, M. Dendrologie – teze přednášek. Lednice: Mendelova univerzita v Brně, Ústav biotechniky zeleně v Lednici, 2018.

BAŽANT, V. -- ÚRADNÍČEK, L. Keře. Praha: Academia, 2018. 474 p. ISBN 978-80-200-2777-1.
HIEKE, K. Praktická dendrologie. (2). Praha: Státní zemědělské nakladatelství, 1978.
KOBLÍŽEK, J. Jehličnaté a listnaté dřeviny našich zahrad a parků. 2nd ed. Tišnov: Sursum, 2006. 551 p. ISBN 80-7323-117-4.
MÖLLEROVÁ, J. -- MUSIL, I. Lesnická dendrologie. 2., Listnaté dřeviny : přehled dřevin v rámci systému rostlin krytosemenných. Praha: Česká zemědělská univerzita, 2005.
NEKOLOVÁ, R. Listnaté dřeviny od A do Ž : díl první : Acer - Kolkwiltzia. Praha: Libuše Kumpánová, 2002. 390 p.
NEKOLOVÁ, R. Listnaté dřeviny od A do Ž : díl druhý: Llabzrnum - Zelkova. Praha: Libuše Kumpánová, 2004. 442 p.
ÚRADNÍČEK, L. Dřeviny České republiky. Kostelec nad Černými lesy: Lesnická práce, 2009. 368 p. ISBN 978-80-87154-62-5.

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