Course: Field Practice from Physical Geography

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Course title Field Practice from Physical Geography
Course code KGE/TCFZ
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 2
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Rypl Jiří, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Karvánková Petra, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Objective of this subject is to show selected elements, structures and phenomena in the landscape, which were theoretically presented during lessons of physical geography. Examples of selected geomorphologic, hydrological and biogeographical phenomena in the landscape, measurements of meteorological and hydrological elements in the terrain, acquaintance with selected field methods used in biogeography and geomorphology. Visitation of weather-station and station nature and landscape protections.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monitoring
Learning outcomes
Objective of this subject is to show selected elements, structures and phenomena in the landscape, which were theoretically presented during lessons of physical geography. Examples of selected geomorphologic, hydrological and biogeographical phenomena in the landscape, measurements of meteorological and hydrological elements in the terrain, acquaintance with selected field methods used in biogeography and geomorphology. Visitation of weather-station and station nature and landscape protections.
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
Essay

Students will realize practical office in the landscape, work up the seminar work on a given subject.
Recommended literature
  • Geografická a vlastivědná literatura o navštíveném území.
  • Bradshaw, M., Weaver, R.:. Foundations of Physical Geography. Wm. C. Brown Communications, Dubuque, 433 p., 1995.
  • Herber, V.:. Cvičení z hydrologie. Učební texty vysokých škol. SPN, Praha, 94 s. 1984.
  • Kříž, V., Schneider, B., Tolasz, R.:. Cvičení z meteorologie, klimatologie a hydrologie. Učební texty vysokých škol, Nadace Beskydy, Ostrava, 97 s. 1994.
  • Kunský, J., Louček, D., Sládek, J.:. Praktikum fyzického zeměpisu. ČSAV, Praha , 263 s. 1959.
  • Netopil, R. a kol.:. Fyzická geografie I. SPN, Praha, 273 s. 1984.


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): Introductory teacher training course in geography (1) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Summer