Course: Basic dendrology

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Course title Basic dendrology
Course code KBI/DEN
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Šerá Božena, RNDr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Characteristics of trees 2. Anatomy and morphology of trees 3. Gymnosperms and dicotyledonous groups 4. Woody plants of different communities 5. Native species in Central Europe 6. Allochthonous species of cities, parks ... 7. Major cultivars 8. Invasive species in Central Europe 9. Ecological aspects of species 10. Specifics of spreading, fruits, seeds 11. Creepers 12. Economically significant species and taxa 13. Medical evaluation trees 14. Tree passportisation

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Skills training, Excursion
Learning outcomes
Practical knowledge of indigenous, non-indigenous, introduced, and cultivated woody taxa. Knowledge of their biology and ecology.
Determination ability of woody species representatives and orientation in the general-dendrologic problematic.
Prerequisites
active interest in botany

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance assessment, Test

work with literature Active participation of students in class. Minimum of 70% for success in the final test.
Recommended literature
  • Klíče k určování semenných rostlin, různé atlasy semenných rostlin.
  • Hieke K. 1978:. Praktická dendrologie. 1. a 2. díl, SZN, Praha.
  • Kubát K. (ed.) 2002:. Klíč ke Květeně ČR. Academia, Praha.


Study plans that include the course
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Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Nature and Environmental Education (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: Summer
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Introductory teacher training course in natural history (3) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: Summer