Course: Environmental Education

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Course title Environmental Education
Course code CBG/DEVEP
Organizational form of instruction Seminary
Level of course not specified
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 10
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Chocholoušková Zdeňka, RNDr. Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
The course extends the knowledge and skills of students for doctoral programs in the field of environmental education, addresses current topics of environmental protection with an emphasis on project implementation and application in teaching in schools and outlines research capabilities in the areas of environmental protection.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Interactive lecture, Lecture, Field trip
  • Contact hours - 26 hours per semester
  • Practical training (number of hours) - 20 hours per semester
  • Individual project (40) - 30 hours per semester
  • Attendance on a field trip (number of real hours - maximum 8h/day) - 16 hours per semester
  • Preparation for formative assessments (2-20) - 20 hours per semester
professional knowledge
Student should have general knowledge of environmental sciences. He/she should be interested in scientific approach in solving of environmental problems.
general eligibility
learning outcomes
professional knowledge
Acquisition of basic knowledge in the field of environmental education and presentation of selected problems, a case studies with the application into school practice.
professional skills
Student aplikuje problematiku environmentální výchovy jako průřezového tématu na ZŠ či SŠ.
general eligibility
teaching methods
professional knowledge
Interactive lecture
Field trip
professional skills
Field trip
general eligibility
Textual studies
Field trip
assessment methods
professional knowledge
Skills demonstration during field trip
Oral exam
professional skills
general eligibility
Recommended literature
  • Standard dalšího vzdělávání pedagogických pracovníků v environmentálním vzdělávání, výchově a osvětě (EVVO). 2005.
  • Beazley M. Caring for the Earth. A Strategy for Survival.. London, 1993.
  • Černá, M., Křížová, M. Státní program environmentálního vzdělávání, výchovy a osvěty v České republice.. Praha, 2000.
  • Friedman, B. Environmental ecology. The ecological effects of pollution, disturbance and other stresses.. 1995.
  • Harrison, R.M. Second edition. Academic Press. 606 str. Harrison, R.M. 1999: Understanding our environment: An introduction to environmental chemistry and pollution.. 1999.
  • Horká, H. Ekologická dimenze výchovy a vzdělávání ve škole 21. století.. Brno, 2005.

Study plans that include the course
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