Course: Practice in Pedology

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Course title Practice in Pedology
Course code KBI/PHK02
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 3
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Chmelová Štěpánka, Ing. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Basic labor protection and safety at work in chemical laboratory - short communication. Soil survey and soil sampling. 2. Soil pit, soil profile. orphological soil properties. 3. Soil granulity analysis. 4.-5. Laboratory analysis of soil samples. 6. Determination of soil types. 7. The determination of soil granulity using sedimentation method. 8. Comparison of water permeability. 9. Soil pH value and liming. 10.-11. Determination of cations and anions in soil samples. 12.-13. Exkursion - Institute of Soil Biology. 14. Written test.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Laboratory
Learning outcomes
The important part of this course is the simple laboratory experiments with soil samples.
Training laboratory skills during practice experiments with soil samples. Knowledge of soil structure and soil characteristics.
Prerequisites
no

Assessment methods and criteria
Didactic test

Basic knowledge in pedology, climatology and hydrology.
Recommended literature
  • Ledvina R. a kol.:. Geologie a půdoznalství - cvičení. ZF České Budějovice. 1994.
  • Ledvina R. a kol.:. Geologie a půdoznalství. ZF České Budějovice. 1992.
  • Němeček J. a kol.:. Taxonomický klasifikační systém půd ČR.. Praha, ČZU, 2001.
  • Prax A. a kol.:. Půdoznalství. MZLU Brno. 1995.
  • Tomášek M.:. Atlas půd ČR. ČGÚ Praha. 2003.


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