Course syllabus DOPS - Accessing the Landscape (FA - SS 2009/2010)

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Course title in Czech: Accessing the Landscape
Course title in English:
Accessing the Landscape
Semester: SS 2009/2010
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (5 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 2/2 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Level of course:
Course type:
Type of delivery:
Mode of delivery for our mobility students abroad:
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Language of instruction:
Course supervisor:
Course supervising department:
doc. Ing. Petr Hrůza, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor)
Timetable in this semester:
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Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
The aim is to provide students with a degree of knowledge that equips them for practical work in planning, designing, construction and maintenance of rural roads.
Course content:
The course consists of the following topics: (allowance 2/2)
Principles of a broad approach the optimal design and reconstruction of the transport network of tertiary roads in various natural and economic circumstances, particularly with regard to the protection and landscaping.
b.Modern technology and the specific construction and consolidation of tertiary roads, the main principles of their maintenances, repairs and renovations. Drainage facilities for rural roads.
Economic criteria for construction and maintenance of the network of tertiary roads.
External and internal communications aesthetic purpose in making the landscape.

Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
lecture24 h
24 h
preparation for exam
24 h
preparation of presentation
5 h
writing of seminar paper
24 h
101 h
Assessment methods:
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
0 %
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
HANÁK, K. -- HRŮZA, P. -- SKOUPIL, J. Zpřístupňování lesa. Trasování a projektování lesních a odvozních cest. 1st ed. Brno: MZLU v Brně, 2003. 118 p. 1988. ISBN 80-7157-685-9.
HANÁK, K. -- HRŮZA, P. -- SKOUPIL, J. Zpřístupňování lesa. Vybrané statě I. 1st ed. Brno: MZLU v Brně, 2002. 154 p. 1945. ISBN 80-7157-639-5.
HRUBEŠOVÁ, E. Zpřístupňování lesa: cvičení. 1st ed. Brno: Mendelova zemědělská a lesnická univerzita, 1995. 110 p. ISBN 80-7157-179-2.

SESSIONS, J. Forest road operations in the Tropics. Berlin: Springer, 2007. 170 p. Tropical forestry. ISBN 978-3-540-46392-4.
MORRIS, J M. Earth Roads : A practical manual for the provision of access for agricultural and forestry projects in developing countries. 2nd ed. Aldershot: Avebury, 1995. 23 p. ISBN 1-85628-989-3.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Field of study B-AS-LPU Land Consolidation, Protection and Utilisation, full-time form, initial period WS 2007/2008
Course listed in previous semesters:
Teaching place:

Last modification made by Ing. Michal Karhánek on 04/18/2011.

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