Course: Landscape heritage conservation

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Course title Landscape heritage conservation
Course code KBE/992
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Frequency of the course In academic years starting with an even year (e.g. 2018/2019), in the winter semester.
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Kučera Tomáš, doc. RNDr. Ph.D.
  • Stibral Karel, doc. Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Content of practicals: The course will take a four-day excursion in Veltrusy, where the following topics will be discussed and presented in the field: 1) Introduction - mutual relations of monument conservation and nature protection, their commons and differences at ideological and executive, conceptual and institutional aspects 2) Brief introduction to conceptual of heritage management, even in history 3) Introduction to nature conservation and its history 4) Institutional provision of monument care and nature protection in the Czech Republic 5) Veltrusy area, its nature value and landscape and heritage conservation 6) Multistaholder participation in decision making in selected area

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Demonstration, Graphic and art activities, Excursion
  • Semestral paper - 40 hours per semester
  • Field trip - 20 hours per semester
  • Class attendance - 32 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The aim is search of common interest of nature protection and heritage conservation in the cultural landscape. The course will focus on common and different points of the theoretical background of nature and monument conservation as well as on the issue of the conflict of interests of both these areas in the practice of contemporary landscape management.


Assessment methods and criteria
Colloquium, Seminar work

Recommended literature
  • BALÁŽ V., FALTEISEK L., CHLUMSKÁ Z., KOLÁŘ F., KUBEŠOVÁ M., MATĚJŮ J., PRACH J., REZKOVÁ M. 2010: Ochrana přírody z pohledu biologa. - ČZU, Praha..
  • KONVIČKA M., ČÍŽEK L., BENEŠ J. 2004: Ohrožený hmyz nížinných lesů: ochrana a management. - 2005: Ohrožený hmyz nelesních stanovišť: ochrana a management. - Sagittaria, Olomouc..
  • KUČA K. (ed., 2015) Krajinné památkové zóny České republiky. - Národní památkový ústav, Praha..
  • KUČOVÁ V., DOSTÁLEK J., EHRLICH M., KUČA K., PACÁKOVÁ B. (2014) Metodika tvorby standardizovaného záznamu krajinné památkové zóny. - Edice odborné a metodické publikace, svazek 53, Národní památkový ústav, Praha..
  • SCHAMA S. (2012): Krajina a paměť. Dokořán a Argo, Praha..

Study plans that include the course
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