Course: Geography of the Czech Republic I

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Course title Geography of the Czech Republic I
Course code KGE/GCR1U
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Optional
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Rypl Jiří, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Vančura Michal, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Position and physical - geography conditions of the Czech Republic in European frame. 2. Geological conditions of the Czech Republic I 3. Geological conditions of the Czech Republic II 4. Geomorphological conditions of the Czech Republic 5. Geomorphological conditions of the Czech Republic, Relief of the Czech Republic 6. Relief of the Czech Republic 7. Climatic conditions of the Czech Republic 8. Hydrological conditions of the Czech Republic 9. Hydrological conditions of the Czech Republic, soil conditions of the Czech Republic 10. Soil conditions of the Czech Republic, biogeographical conditions of of the Czech Republic 11. Biogeographical conditions of the Czech Republic 12. Type of landscapes, protection system and environment of the Czech Republic 13. Physical - geography units of the Czech Republic I 14. Physical - geography units of the Czech Republic II

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing)
Learning outcomes
Acquisition of cognitions from physical geography of the Czech Republic. Geological conditions of the Czech Republic - development, principal geological formations, geological regionalization of the Czech Republic. Relief of the Czech Republic - overview of important geomorphologic shapes and types of relief, rules for the regionalization of relief, characteristics of geomorphologic units. Climate of the Czech Republic - general climatic factors, typical weather situations, climatic regions. Hydrology of the Czech Republic - main water streams and their catchment areas, important water sheets, underground waters. Structure of the soil cover in the Czech Republic - overview of general soil types, pedo-geographical regionalization. Bio-geographical conditions of the Czech Republic. Nature, landscape and environmental protections in the Czech Republic.
Student competences after graduation of the subject result especially from the aims of the subject (see.) and the content of the subject (see.).
Prerequisites
None

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral examination

None
Recommended literature
  • Culek, M. (ed.):. Biogeografické členění České republiky. ENIGMA, Praha, 347 s. 1995.
  • Čihař, M.:. Ochrana přírody a krajiny I. Územní ochrana přírody a krajiny v České republice. Univerzita Karlova v Praze, 229 s. 1998.
  • Demek, J.:. Zeměpisný lexikon ČSR. Hory a nížiny. Academia, Praha, 584 s. 1987.
  • Haufler, V., Korčák, J., Král, V.:. Zeměpis Československa. ČSAV, Praha. 1983.
  • Chlupáč, I. a kol.:. Geologická minulost České republiky. Academia, Praha, 436 s. 2002.
  • Kolektiv autorů:. Přírodní poměry Československa. SPN, Praha, 170 s. 1960.
  • Kunský, J.:. Československo fyzicky - zeměpisně. SPN, Praha, 252 s. 1974.
  • Vlček, Z.:. Zeměpisný lexikon ČSR. Vodní toky a nádrže. Academia, Praha, 316 s. 1984.


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