Course syllabus ZK - Opening up of Landscape (FFWT - SS 2009/2010)

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Course code: ZK
Course title in language of instruction: Zpřístupňování krajiny
Course title in Czech: Opening up of Landscape
Course title in English: Opening up of Landscape
Mode of completion and number of credits: Exam (5 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes: full-time, 2/2/4 (hours weekly/ hours weekly/ days in semester) (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Language of instruction: Czech
Level of course: bachelor
Semester: SS 2009/2010
Name of lecturer: doc. Ing. Petr Hrůza, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor)
Ing. Alice Kozumplíková, Ph.D. (instructor)
Prerequisites: none
Aims of the course:
To prepare students for practical work in planning and designing special-purpose road network.
Course contents:
1.Principles of the optimal design and reconstruction of the transport network of tertiary communications in various natural and economic circumstances, particularly with regard to the protection and landscaping. History, evolution and current trends of the open up of landscape. Forest roads network and terminology, layout, design, inventory, optimization. Rural roads network and the terminology, structure, design, inventory optimization. Hydro geological survey. The construction of earth road. Types of mechanization for forest roads construction. Operational stabilization of forest roads and sunning surface, used building materials. Modern technology and the specific construction and consolidation of tertiary roads, the main principles of their maintenances, repairs and renovations. Drainage facilities for tertiary roads, their function and construction materials. Economic criteria for construction and maintenance of the network of rural roads. External and internal communications aesthetic purpose in the landscape. (allowance 2/2)
Learning outcomes and competences:
Generic competences:
-Ability to apply knowledge
-Ability to solve problems
-Ability to work in interdisciplinary team
-Capacity to learn
-Designing and managing projects
-Professional knowledge
-Skilled at utilizing and processing information

Specific competences:
-Competence to design measures to improve the technical condition of rural and forest roads.
-Knowledge of the special-purpose road network construction technology.
-Skills to analyze the current state of accessing the landscape.
-Skills to assess the technical condition of the rural and forest road network.

Type of course unit: required
Year of study: Not applicable - the subject could be chosen at anytime during the course of the programme.
Work placement: There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.
Recommended study modules: -
Learning activities and study load (hours of study load):
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
Direct teaching
     lecture24 h
     practice24 h
     professional educational excursion4 h
     consultation8 h
     workshop8 h
     preparation for exam24 h
     preparation of presentation5 h
     writing of seminar paper24 h
Total121 h
Assessment methods:
Recommended reading:
TypeAuthorTitlePublished inPublisherYearISBN
REBeneš, J.: Lesnické stavby. Skripta VŠZ v Brně, 1979, 370 s. Hanák,K.a kol. : Lesní dopravní síť, Vybrané statě. Skripta VŠZ v Brně, 1992, 147 s. Hanák, K., Sereda,O., Hrubešová, E.: Lesní dopravní síť, Trasování a projektování lesních odvozních cest. Skripta VŠZ v Brně, 1994, 125 s. Hanák,K.: Zpřístupnění lesa, Vybrané statě II. Skripta MZLU v Brně, 1995, 102 s. Hanák, K.: Zpřístupňování lesa, Odvodňovací objekty na lesních cestách. Skripta MZLU v Brně,1997,108 s. Hrubešová, E.: Zpřístupňování lesa, Cvičení. Skripta MZLU v Brně, 1995, 131 s. Jurík, L. : Lesné cesty, vysokoškolská učebnice, Príroda, Bratislava, 1984, 407 s.


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