Course: Field Practice from Human Geography

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Course title Field Practice from Human Geography
Course code KGE/TCSZB
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)
  • Vančura Michal, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Karvánková Petra, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
The aim of this field study is to show students selected geographical elements, structures and phenomena, which they have already studied theoretically in seminars focused on human geography, in the landscape. In this field study chosen phenomena from various areas of interest (especially concerning settlement geography, industry, transport industry and urban and regional planning and development) will be demonstrated. This field study also includes a visit to an industrial company, suburbia, suburban landscape and to a department of urban and regional planning.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monitoring
Learning outcomes
The aim of this field study is to show students selected geographical elements, structures and phenomena, which they have already studied theoretically in seminars focused on human geography, in the landscape. In this field study chosen phenomena from various areas of interest (especially concerning settlement geography, industry, transport industry and urban and regional planning and development) will be demonstrated. This field study also includes a visit to an industrial company, suburbia, suburban landscape and to a department of urban and regional planning.
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

Will realize practical office in terrain, work up final report from exercising.
Recommended literature
  • Geografická a vlastivědná literatura o navštívených územích..
  • Literatura uvedená v předchozích předmětech sociální geografie..
  • Flowerdew, R.:. Methods in Human Geography. Longman, 296 s., 1999.
  • Kneale, P.E.:. Study Skills for Geography Students. Arnold, 276 s., 1999.


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