Course syllabus EKKR - Landscape Ecology and Geobiocoenology (FFWT - WS 2020/2021)


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Course code:
EKKR
Course title in Czech:
Landscape Ecology and Geobiocoenology
Course title in English:
Landscape Ecology and Geobiocoenology
Semester:
WS 2020/2021
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (4 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 2/2/1 (hours weekly/ hours weekly/ days in semester) (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:
Course supervising department:
Department of Forest Botany, Dendrology and Geobiocoenology (FFWT)
Faculty:
Teachers: prof. Dr. Ing. Petr Maděra (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor)
Mgr. Tomáš Slach (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
Prerequisites:
 
Timetable in this semester:
Day
From-till
Room
Teacher
Entry
FrequencyCapacity
Monday
15.00-16.50
B45P. Maděra
Lecture
Every week
42
Tuesday
15.00-16.50
B45
T. SlachSeminarEvery week
22
 
Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
The aim of subject is to present methodology of biogeografical landscape differentiation in geobiocoenological conception and its applications and basic regularities of landscape system functions. In practice to elaborate study of landscape ecological characteristic of selected area and proposal of ecological network.
 
Course content:
1.
Landscape ecology: origin, basic terms, development, importance and present trends (allowance 2/0)
2.
Differentiation of contemporary state of landscape, landscape and biotope mapping (allowance 4/0)
 
a.
preliminary, basic and special biotope mapping
b.
natura 2000
c.
land-use analyses

3.
Geobiocoenosis categorisation according to antropogenic influence and ecological stability (allowance 2/0)
 
a.
Biotope types in the CR

4.landscape homogenity and heterogenity, individual and typological landscape differentiation (allowance 2/0)
5.landscape structure (matrix, corridors and patches, networks) (allowance 2/0)
6.landscape development (allowance 4/0)
 
a.landscape ecological stability,
b.
landscape succession and historical landscape development, possibility of evaluation
c.middle-european landscape changes under man influence, possibility of evaluation

7.
Geoecological prognosis and global changes (allowance 2/0)
8.
Ecological network in the landscape (allowance 4/0)
 
a.
Ecological important segments
b.
Sceleton of ecological stability of landscape, delimitation
c.Terrestrial system of landacape ecological stability in the CR

9.
Examples of landscape ecology applications (allowance 2/0)
10.Geobiocoenolgy application in landscape ecology using GIS (allowance 2/0)
Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
lecture28 h
practice
28 h
professional educational excursion
8 h
preparation for exam
36 h
writing of seminar paper
12 h
Total
112 h
 
Assessment methods:
Credit is compulsory for final exam participation. Students receive credit on the basis of seminary work (min. 20 pages + maps) and its presentation (15 min. + discussion). The final exam is oral (30 min.)
 
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
Total
0 %
 
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Basic:
BUČEK, A. -- LACINA, J. Geobiocenologie II: geobiocenologická typologie krajiny České republiky. 1st ed. Brno: Mendelova zemědělská a lesnická univerzita v Brně, 2007. 251 p. ISBN 978-80-7375-046-6.
KOVÁŘ, P. Ekosystémová a krajinná ekologie. 2nd ed. Praha: Karolinum, 2012. 166 p. ISBN 978-80-246-2044-2.
FORMAN, R T T. -- GODRON, M. Krajinná ekologie. 1st ed. Praha: Academia :, 1993. 583 p. ISBN 80-200-0464-5.
Krajinná ekologie pro studenty geografických oborů. 1st ed. Praha: Karolinum, 1999. 129 p. ISBN 80-7184-545-0.
Principles and methods in landscape ecology: toward a science of landscape. 2nd ed. Dordrecht: Springer, 412 p. Landscape series ;. ISBN 978-1-4020-3327-8.
LIPSKÝ, Z. Sledování změn v kulturní krajině : učební text pro cvičení z předmětu Krajinná ekologie. 1st ed. Praha: Česká zemědělská univerzita, 2000. 71 p. ISBN 80-213-0643-2.
MĚKOTOVÁ, J. Principy v obecné a aplikované krajinné ekologii. 1st ed. Olomouc: Univerzita Palackého v Olomouci, 2007. 190 p. Monografie. ISBN 978-80-244-1839-1.
ŠTĚRBA, O. -- MĚKOTOVÁ, J. Říční krajina 3. Olomouc: Univerzita Palackého v Olomouci, 2005. 395 p. 3. ISBN 80-244-1162-8.
Col. Katalog biotopů České republiky = Habitat catalogue of the Czech Republic. 2nd ed. Praha: Agentura ochrany přírody a krajiny ČR, 2010. 445 p. ISBN 978-80-87457-02-3.
MADĚRA, P. -- ZIMOVÁ, E. Metodické postupy projektování lokálního ÚSES.  [CD-ROM]. Brno. 2005.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Field of study B-FOR-TROP Management of Natural Resources in the Tropics and Subtropics, full-time form, initial period WS 2018/2019
 
Course listed in previous semesters:
WS 2019/2020, WS 2018/2019, SS 2017/2018, WS 2017/2018, SS 2016/2017, WS 2016/2017 (and older)
Teaching place:
Brno


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