Sylabus predmetu ZUPST - Utility Plants of the Subtropics and Tropics (FFWT - SS 2014/2015)


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Course code:
ZUPST
Course title in Czech:
Utility Plants of the Subtropics and Tropics
Course title in English:
Utility Plants of the Subtropics and Tropics
Semester:
SS 2014/2015
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (4 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 2/1/1 (hours weekly/ hours weekly/ days in semester) (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Level of course:
bachelor; master; master continuing
Course type:
optional
Type of delivery:
usual
Mode of delivery for our mobility students abroad:
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Language of instruction: English
Course supervisor:
Course supervising department:
Faculty:
Faculty of Forestry and Wood Technology
Teachers:
Ing. Hana Habrová, Ph.D. (examiner)
Ing. Petr Němec, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, tutor)
doc. Dr. Ing. Jindřich Pavliš (supervisor)
Prerequisites: State Bachelor Examination
 
Timetable in this semester:
DayFrom-till
Room
Teacher
Entry
Frequency
Capacity
Monday
15.00-16.50
B43
LectureEvery week24
Monday
17.00-17.50
B12P. NěmecSeminarEvery week
22
 
Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
The subject will provide the basic knowledges about the agriculture and forestry in tropics and deeper knowledges about important groups of utility plants of tropics and subtropics, its characteristics,ways of planting ant use of its products.
 
Course content:
1.
The course deals use of tropical and subtropical plant products. It dwells as well on ecology of tropical and subtropical forests in general, their species diversity and chorology. Main emphasis in particular consist in use of most important plant species according to product category: (allowance 0/0)
 
a.
Medicinal and poisonous plants
b.
Drug plants and stimulants
c.Edible plants (fruits, vegetables, cereals, pulses, oil-plants, spices)
d.Technical plants (timber, fibre, dye, tannins, resins and gums)

Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
lecture28 h
professional educational excursion8 h
preparation for exam
24 h
preparation of presentation
8 h
writing of seminar paper
16 h
Total
84 h
 
Assessment methods:
Credit / examination. Students must understand the fundamental issues of agriculture and forestry in the tropics, to know the most important crops of the tropics and subtropics, their characteristics, methods of cultivation and uses. The minimum percentage of 75%.
 
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
Total
0 %
 
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Basic:
PAVLIŠ, J. -- KOBLÍŽEK, J. -- JELÍNEK, P. Užitkové rostliny tropů a subtropů. 1st ed. Brno: Mendelova univerzita, 2002. 122 p. 1946. ISBN 80-7157-627-1.
PAVLIŠ, J. -- JELÍNEK, P. -- KOBLÍŽEK, J. Useful Plants of the Subtropics and Tropics. Brno: Mendel University of Agriculture and Forestry Brno, 2004. 112 p.
ROHWER, J. Tropické rostliny. Praha: Euromedia Group - Knižní klub, 2002. 286 p. ISBN 80-242-0774-5.
SCHULZOVÁ, B. -- NOWAK, B. Tropické plody. Praha: Euromedia Group - Knižní klub, 2002. 239 p. ISBN 80-242-0785-0.
VALÍČEK, P. Užitkové rostliny tropů a subtropů. 1st ed. Praha: Academia, 1989. 415 p. ISBN 80-200-0000-3.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Field of study C-EUFO-EUFO European Forestry, full-time form, initial period WS 2014/2015
 
Course listed in previous semesters: SS 2019/2020, SS 2018/2019, WS 2018/2019, SS 2017/2018, SS 2016/2017, SS 2015/2016 (and older)
Teaching place:
Brno


Last modification made by Ing. Alice Malá on 11/10/2015.

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