Course: Horticultural grounding II

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Course title Horticultural grounding II
Course code KBI/CHZ04
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 2
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 6
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Vácha Zbyněk, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Chmelová Štěpánka, Ing. Ph.D.
Course content
lectures: 1. Vegetables - importance, separation. 2. Vegetables - cultivation, rotation of crops. 3. Fruit plants. 4. Fruits cultivation and vegetative propagation. 5. Ornamental plants. 6. Annual flowers, biennials and perennials. 7. Make up flowers. 8. Medicinal plants. 9. Indoor plants. 10. Indoor plants - vegetative propagation. 11. Hydroponic cultivation. 12. Produce of fields - summary. 13. Plant protection. Pests in the garden. 14. Plant diseases in the garden. practice: 1. Basic protection and safety at work in the school garden. Introduction of school teaching- learning garden. 2. Practical lesson in the school garden (cultivation of selected plants, practice of plant vegetative propagation, practice make up flowers). 3. Practical lesson in the school garden. 4. Practical lesson in the school garden. 5. Practical lesson in the school garden. 6. Practical lesson in the school garden. 7. Practical lesson in the school garden. 8. Practical lesson in the school garden. 9. Practical lesson in the school garden. 10. Practical lesson in the school garden. 11. Excursion - park in the city. 12. Excursion - botanic gardens. 13. Excursion - professional horticulture. 14. Awards of credits.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing)
Learning outcomes
Students learn how to cultivated fruits, vegetables, ornamental and other plants. The important parts of this course are making up flowers, hydrophonic cultivation of plants and getting knowledge of diseases and pests in the garden.
Theoretical and practical skills of cultivation of selected plants.
Prerequisites
no

Assessment methods and criteria
Combined exam

Knowledge of plants cultivation - indoor plants, ornamental and medicinal plants, vegetables, fruit trees.
Recommended literature
  • Brickell, Ch. a kol.:. Velká encyklopedie květin a okrasných rostlin. Bratislava, 1993.
  • Hurych V.:. Okrasné dřeviny pro zahrady a parky. Květ Praha. 1995.
  • Odyová P.:. Velký atlas léčivých rostlin. Osveta Martin, 1998.
  • Růžičková J. a kol.:. Sadovnictví. Květ Praha, 1996.
  • Schwarz A. a kol.:. Obrazový atlas chorob a škůdců zeleniny. Biocont Laboratory Brno, 1996.
  • Šrot R.:. Zelenina. Aventinum Praha, 2005.
  • Vermeulen N.:. Encyklopedoe pokojových rostlin. Rebo Productions Dobřejovice, 2001.
  • Vít J. a kol.:. Květinářství. Květ Mělník, 1994.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Nature and Environmental Education (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Summer