Course: Enviromental protection and conservation

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Course title Enviromental protection and conservation
Course code CBG/OZP
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory, Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Chocholoušková Zdeňka, RNDr. Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Introdution to protection of environment. Basic terms. Living environment and its componennts. Nature conservation. Protected territories. Diversity protection. Protected species of plants and animals. Anthropogenic air pollution, climate and greenhouse effect, global warming, ozone, ozon layer and its waste. Air pollution, smog. Water and its cycle, water in atmophere, hydrosphere and cryosphere. Utilising of water and water sources. Water pollution. Water protection. Soils - definition and charakteristics. Utilising of the soil, its degradation and intoxication, food production. National and global aspects. Global problems of livin environment. Human health and environment. Ecological catastrophes. Wastes. Sources of energy and raw materials. Renewable resources. Living environment in the Czech Republic. History of environment protection.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, Seminar
  • Individual project (40) - 20 hours per semester
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 10 hours per semester
  • Contact hours - 26 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
Students are interested in problems of living environment and have basic knowledge of biology.
professional skills
Student ve svém každodenním životě používá základní pravidla šetrného chování k ŽP.
general eligibility
N/A
learning outcomes
professional knowledge
charakterizovat problematiku ochrany životního prostředí, a to jak z pohledu občana České republiky, tak z pohledu odborníka v této oblasti
professional skills
ve svém každodenním životě používat základní pravidla šetrného chování k ŽP
general eligibility
N/A
teaching methods
professional knowledge
Lecture
Self-study of literature
Project-based instruction
professional skills
Project-based instruction
general eligibility
Project-based instruction
assessment methods
professional knowledge
Test
Seminar work
professional skills
Seminar work
general eligibility
Seminar work
Recommended literature
  • Braniš, Martin; Pivnička, Karel. Úvod do studia životního prostředí. Praha : Karolinum, 1994. ISBN 80-7066-945-4.
  • Primack, Richard B. Biologické principy ochrany přírody. Praha : Portál, 2001. ISBN 80-7178-552-0.
  • Storch, David; Mihulka, Stanislav. Úvod do současné ekologie. Praha : Portál, 2000. ISBN 80-7178-462-1.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Education - (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Biology in Education (15) Biology courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Geography in Education (1) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 -
Faculty of Education Information Technologies in Education (17) Informatics courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Education - (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Winter
Faculty of Education German Language in Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Biology in Education (17) Biology courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Education SS Teacher Training in Biology (1) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Chemistry in Education (16) Chemistry courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Physical Education in Education (16) Physical education and sport 1 Winter
Faculty of Education German Language in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Information Technologies in Education (16) Informatics courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Studies in Mathematics (15) Mathematics courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Physics in Education (17) Physics courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Physics in Education (14) Physics courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Studies in Mathematics (14) Mathematics courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Chemistry in Education (17) Chemistry courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Physical Education in Education (17) Physical education and sport 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Geography in Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Geography in Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 -
Faculty of Education Information Technologies in Education (14) Informatics courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Education SS Teacher Training in Biology (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Biology in Education (16) Biology courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Geography in Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Winter
Faculty of Education English Language in Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Physics in Education (16) Physics courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Geography in Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Information Technologies in Education (14) Informatics courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Studies in Mathematics (17) Mathematics courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Studies in Mathematics (16) Mathematics courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Physics in Education (15) Physics courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Information Technologies in Education (15) Informatics courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Russian Language in Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Information Technologies in Education (16) Informatics courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Health Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Biology in Education (14) Biology courses 1 Winter
Faculty of Education Biology in Education (13) Biology courses 1 -
Faculty of Education Geography in Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Winter