Faculty Faculty of Education (FPE)
Study programme Natural Science Studies (B1001)
Branch of study Geography in Education (7504R180/0 - 14)
Level of acquired qualification Bachelor
Form of study Full-time
Standard length of study 3 years
Number of ECTS credits 180
Qualification awarded Bachelor (Bc.)
Access to further studies Master study programme  
Type of completion State Final Exam
Study and Examination Code URL
Faculty coordinator for international students
Sirotek Vladimír, PaedDr. CSc.
Email: sirotek@kch.zcu.cz
Phone: 37763 6007
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Key learning outcomes Graduates are able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the basic trends of development of geographical thinking, and get an overview of scientific geographical publications, journals and researches. They will dispose of fundamental knowledge and skills from broad scale of geographic disciplines (physical and human geographies, cartography and topography, and Geographical Information System) with a special focus on fundamental terminology and conceptual systematic thinking. They are able to orient themselves in various scientific disciplines, global issues of the world and they have basic inputs in educational and psychological disciplines. They are able to use basic analytical and synthetic methods of geographical research and they can apply these methods in concrete practical situations. Graduates are trained to work and cooperate in a team, they know how to process data and present the results of their own investigations appropriately, and to work with information technologies (including GIS). Graduates have language skills in one world language and are able to work with international scientific literature. Graduates will acquire assumptions for subsequent study of geography in Master degree program as well as qualification for positions in public and state administration and other institutions.
Specific admission requirements Passing a written entrance examination
Specific provisions for recognition of prior learning General Rules for the Recognition of Previous Studies
Qualification requirements and regulations 180 ECTS credits, Bachelor Thesis, Final State Examination
Profile of the programme This study programme is designed as an academic one. It consists of blocks of theoretical courses dealing with broad scale of geographic disciplines (physical and human geographies, cartography and topography, and geographical information system) with a special focus on fundamental terminology and conceptual systematic thinking. At the same time, it comprises a block/blocks of courses focusing on other various scientific disciplines, global issues of the world and the set of educational and psychological disciplines. The programme also includes optional practical training/study mobility/internship. This study programme is designed to equip the future graduate with theoretical background and skills necessary for study in a follow-up Master's study programme in geography for education. Graduates are able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the basic trends of development of geographical thinking.
Occupational profiles of graduates with examples educational field, state administration
Branch of study guarantor Mentlík Pavel, Doc. RNDr. Ph.D.
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