Course syllabus SOD - Socioeconomic Demography (FRDIS - SS 2014/2015)


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Course code:
SOD
Course title in Czech:
Socioeconomic Demography
Course title in English: Socioeconomic Demography
Semester:
SS 2014/2015
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (6 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 3/1 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Level of course:
master
Course type:
required
Type of delivery:
usual, consulting
Mode of delivery for our mobility students abroad:
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Language of instruction: Czech
Course supervisor:
prof. Ing. Milan Palát, CSc.
Course supervising department: Department of Applied Statistics and Demography (FRDIS)
Faculty:
Teachers:
PhDr. Dana Hübelová, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
prof. Ing. Milan Palát, CSc. (supervisor)
Prerequisites:
not Socioeconomic Demography in English
 
Timetable in this semester:
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Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
The purpose of the subject is to give students basic knowledge in the field of demographic and social statistics and its use in economic decision-making. The use of demographic and statistical methods to study the basic questions in economic and social domain at the regional, national and international levels. To understand demographic and social aspects of development.
 
Course content:
1.Analysis and modelling the population reproduction and demographic structure (allowance 8/8)
 
a.Quantitative analysis of time and generation series
b.Measurement of population reproduction
c.Statistical methods of demographic data evaluation
d.
Modelling the generation relations

2.Analysis and modelling the population allocation and settlement structure (allowance 8/8)
 
a.
Quantitative analysis of space series
b.
Measurement of spatial distribution
c.
Measurement of spatial relations
d.
Demographical regionalization an typologization

3.
Selected social-demographic factors of social statistics (allowance 4/4)
4.
Basic prognoses of the demographic population structure (allowance 8/8)
 
a.
Projection of the population development of a region, urban region, town, housing estate
b.Projection of the population development in a rural region
c.Migration
d.
Forecast of manpower, forecast of school and pre-school quota, economic active population, number and structure of households,school
and health capacities, population levels and groups

Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
lecture36 h
practice
12 h
consultation
6 h
project work4 h
public presentation (oral)2 h
preparation for exam
30 h
preparation for regular assessment20 h
preparation for regular testing
20 h
preparation of presentation
10 h
elaboration of reports
10 h
elaboration and execution of projects
18 h
Total
168 h
 
Assessment methods:
A credit obtained on the basis of a drawn up project and written test, written and Fulfilment of conditions for credit (obligatory attendance in seminars, project submission and its presentation in seminar group). Written and oral exam. For participation in oral exam, written exam must be fulfilled at least 60%. Total grade results from both parts of the exams.
 
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
Total0 %
 
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Basic:
PALÁT, M. -- LANGHAMROVÁ, J. -- NEVĚDĚL, L. Socioekonomická demografie. Brno: Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2013. 128 p. ISBN 978-80-7375-857-8.
KLUFOVÁ, R. -- POLÁKOVÁ, Z. Demografické metody a analýzy: demografie české a slovenské populace. 1st ed. Praha: Wolters Kluwer Česká republika, 2010. 306 p. ISBN 978-80-7357-546-5.
KOSCHIN, F. Kapitoly z ekonomické demografie. 1st ed. Praha: Oeconomica, 2005. 52 p. ISBN 80-245-0959-8.
KOSCHIN, F. Demografie poprvé. 2nd ed. Praha: Oeconomica, 2005. 122 p. ISBN 80-245-0859-1.
HRUBÝ, J. Základy demografie pre manažéra na vidieku. Nitra: Vysoká škola poľnohospodárska, 1996. 103 p. ISBN 80-7137-311-7.
DUFEK, J. -- MINAŘÍK, B. Analýza demografického vývoje České republiky a krajů regionu Jihovýchod. Brno: ediční středisko MZLU, 2007. 166 p. ISBN 978-80-7375-063-3.
ARMSTRONG, H. -- TAYLOR, J. Regional economics and policy. 3rd ed. Oxford [England: Blackwell, 2000. 437 p. ISBN 978-0-631-21657-5.
ROUBÍČEK, V. Základní problémy obecné a sociální demografie. Vysoká škola ekonomická, 1996. 271 p. ISBN 80-7079-188-8.
SIEGEL, J S. Applied demography: applications to business, government, law and public policy. San Diego: Academic Press, 686 p. ISBN 0-12-641840-3.
PALÁT, M. Demografický vývoj ve vybraných venkovských regionech. In: JÁNSKÝ, J. -- KUPČÁK, V. -- PALÁT, M. -- SOMERLÍKOVÁ, K. -- VÁLEKOVÁ, S. -- JUŘICA, A. -- LÉTALOVÁ, P. Možnosti řešení disparit v mikroregionech České Republiky. 1st ed. Brno: Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2012. p. 48--68. ISBN 978-80-7375-476-1.
PALÁT, M. Demographic development in selected microregions. Acta Universitatis agriculturae et silviculturae Mendelianae Brunensis = Acta of Mendel University of agriculture and forestry Brno = Acta Mendelovy zemědělské a lesnické univerzity v Brně. 2011. v. LIX, no. 4, p. 203--218. ISSN 1211-8516.

Recommended:
Demographic methods. London: Arnold, 2009. 305 p. ISBN 978-0-340-71892-6.
ROUBÍČEK, V. Úvod do demografie. 1st ed. Praha: CODEX Bohemia, 1997. 348 p. ISBN 80-85963-43-4.
SIEGEL, J S. -- SWANSON, D A. The methods and materials of demography. 2nd ed. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2004. 819 p. ISBN 0-12-641955-8.
PALÁT, M. -- LANGHAMROVÁ, J. -- NEVĚDĚL, L. Socioeconomic Demography. Brno: Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2013. 134 p.
VALLIN, J. Světové obyvatelstvo. 1. vyd. Praha: Academia, 1992. 148 p. ISBN 80-200-0437-8.
Statistical methods for geography. London: SAGE Publications, 2001. 236 p. ISBN 0-7619-6287-5.
PALÁT, M. -- MACA, E. Analysis of the development and prediction of the population movement indicators in the Czech Republic. Acta Universitatis agriculturae et silviculturae Mendelianae Brunensis = Acta of Mendel University of agriculture and forestry Brno = Acta Mendelovy zemědělské a lesnické univerzity v Brně. 2004. v. 52, no. 3, p. 17--34. ISSN 1211-8516.
PALÁT, M. -- MACA, E. Analysis of the development of selected indicators of the demographic statics and dynamics of the Czech Republic in 1993--2003. Acta Universitatis agriculturae et silviculturae Mendelianae Brunensis = Acta of Mendel University of agriculture and forestry Brno = Acta Mendelovy zemědělské a lesnické univerzity v Brně. 2005. v. 53, no. 6, p. 129--144. ISSN 1211-8516.

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
Field of study C-RD-SEDR Socioeconomic and environmental development of regions, full-time form, initial period WS 2013/2014
 
Course listed in previous semesters:
SS 2019/2020, SS 2018/2019, WS 2018/2019, SS 2017/2018, WS 2017/2018, SS 2016/2017 (and older)
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Last modification made by Bc. Vít Karber on 01/08/2015.

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