Course syllabus RRGE - Global Environmentalism (FRDIS - SS 2013/2014)

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Course code:
Course title in Czech:
Global Environmentalism
Course title in English: Global Environmentalism
SS 2013/2014
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:
master continuing
Course type:
Type of delivery:
usual, consulting
Mode of delivery for our mobility students abroad:
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Language of instruction:
Course supervisor:
Course supervising department:
Faculty: Faculty of Regional Development and International Studies
Bc. Ing. Ivana Karberová, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor)
prof. Ing. Ilja Vyskot, CSc. (lecturer, supervisor)
Timetable in this semester:
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Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
A comprehensive overview of the issues of environmental protection in the global and territorial levels (strategy, concepts, principles, principles and methods of environmentalism, a constituent of care).
Course content:
The Environment - terms, characteristics, overviews, structure of the environment, environmental typology. (allowance 2/2)
The Environment - biosphere and the landscape in relations (allowance 2/2)
The history and social foundations of environmental issues (allowance 2/2)
World globalization in relation to the environment (allowance 2/2)
Crucial aspects of the environment on a planetary level (allowance 2/2)
6.Global environmental problems - spherical and territorial (allowance 2/2)
Degradation and devastation of environmental components - spherical and territorial (allowance 2/2)
Nature and Environment of the Czech Republic (allowance 2/2)
World and international cooperation, control programs, institutions, global and international projects, methods of coordination. Governmental and non-governmental organizations. (allowance 2/2)
10.The European Union and the environment. Approaches, governance, institutions, laws, regulations, summits and conferences (allowance 2/2)
Methods of permanent protection and care for the environment. Funds, programs and projects (allowance 2/2)
Research in the field of environment. Environmental education and training, strategy, goals, projects, methods (allowance 2/2)
Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
24 h
24 h
4 h
public presentation (oral)
4 h
preparation for exam
48 h
preparation of presentation
12 h
writing of seminar paper
24 h
140 h
Assessment methods:
Credits are awarded based on submitted and presented seminar paper. The exam examines knowledge gained from the presented topics, supplemented by information from the relevant study literature.
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
0 %
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Development and perspectives of landscape ecology. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 498 p. ISBN 1-4020-0919-4.
FORMAN, R T T. -- GODRON, M. Krajinná ekologie. 1st ed. Praha: Academia :, 1993. 583 p. ISBN 80-200-0464-5.
LIPSKÝ, Z. Sledování změn v kulturní krajině. Učební text pro cvičení z předmětu Krajinná ekologie. Kostelec nad Černými lesy: Lesnická práce, 2000. 71 p. ISBN 80-213-0643-2.
Statistická ročenka životního prostředí České republiky 2005: Statistical environmental yearbook of Czech republic 2005. 1st ed. Praha: Ministerstvo životního prostředí ČR, 2005. 473 p. ISBN 80-7212-360-2.
Státní politika životního prostředí: leden 2001. Praha: Ministerstvo život.prostředí, 2001. 56 p.
Col. Zákon o ochraně přírody a krajiny: komentář. 2nd ed. V Praze: C.H. Beck, 2007. 590 p. ISBN 978-80-7179-585-8.

DUVIGNEAUD, P. -- MEZŘICKÝ, V. Ekologická syntéza. 1st ed. Praha: Academia, 1988. 414 p.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Field of study C-ITS-IDS International Development Studies, full-time form, initial period WS 2013/2014
Course listed in previous semesters:
WS 2020/2021, WS 2018/2019, WS 2017/2018, WS 2016/2017, WS 2015/2016, WS 2014/2015 (and older)
Teaching place:

Last modification made by Bc. Vít Karber on 02/03/2014.

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