Course syllabus ENV - Environmental Science (FFWT - SS 2009/2010)

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Course code:
Course title in Czech: Environmental Science
Course title in English:
Environmental Science
SS 2009/2010
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (4 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 2/0 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Level of course: bachelor
Course type:
Type of delivery: usual
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 of Forestry and Wood Technology
prof. Ing. Ilja Vyskot, CSc. (examiner, lecturer, supervisor)
Prerequisites: none
Timetable in this semester:
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Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
Basic technical input into the issues, philosophies, concepts, principles and methods of care for the environment.
Course content:
Environment, basic concepts and characteristics, the structure of environmental typology. (allowance 2/0)
Environment, the biosphere and the landscape in their mutual relations. (allowance 2/0)
The history of environmental problems. (allowance 2/0)
4.Basic environmental problems worldwide. (allowance 2/0)
5.International cooperation, global and international programs, methods of control. (allowance 2/0)
Governmental and non-governmental organizations and movements. (allowance 2/0)
7.Of globalization in relation to the environment. The European Union and the environment. (allowance 2/0)
Standards, laws, regulations, institutions and conferences. (allowance 2/0)
9.Environment in CR. (allowance 2/0)
The history issue, the main source of damage, the state environmental quality. Organization of care, state administration, legislature. (allowance 2/0)
11.Components of the environment, specific care institutions, normative. (allowance 2/0)
Methods of protection and continuity of care. (allowance 2/0)
13.State programs and projects. (allowance 2/0)
Science and research environment. Environmental education and training, objectives, projects. (allowance 2/0)
Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
28 h
40 h
preparation for exam
48 h
116 h
Assessment methods:
Credit, exam
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
0 %
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Duvigneaud, P., Ekologická syntéza, Academia Praha, 1988.
Forman, R.T.T., Godron, M. , Krajinná ekologie, Academia Praha, 1993.
MŽP ČR , Životní prostředí České republiky, Praha 1999, 2000.
MŽP ČR, Dokumenty EU v oblasti životního prostředí, Praha, 2000.
Park, Ch. , Environment, Routledge, London, 2001.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Field of study B-LAND-LAND Landscaping, full-time form, initial period WS 2009/2010
Course listed in previous semesters:
SS 2011/2012, WS 2011/2012, SS 2010/2011, WS 2009/2010, SS 2008/2009, SS 2007/2008 (and older)
Teaching place:

Last modification made by Ing. et Ing. Miroslav Cepl on 11/15/2011.

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