Course: History of Technical Development

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Course title History of Technical Development
Course code KMT/DETEM
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory, Compulsory-optional, Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Krotký Jan, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Korytář Jindřich, Ing.
Course content
1. Essence and rise of techniques, a part and meaning in company 2. Methodology division of historical development of techniques 3. Technology in ancient of civilizations and in antique companies 4. Technology in phase of feudalism 5. A part of arabesque in transfer techniques 6. Manufactory period and constitution of modern philosophy 7. Industrial revolution 8. Science and technology in19. century, new sources of energy 9. Characteristic of philosophy and technology in 20. century, influence of wars 10. Inventions, which noted world 11. Trends and perspective contemporary science and techniques 12. Cartography of technical memories in region, make a film of presentation regional memories 13. Excursion

Learning activities and teaching methods
Interactive lecture, Task-based study method, Individual study, Field trip
  • Contact hours - 26 hours per semester
  • Individual project (40) - 26 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
Suppose general knowledge of historical development our state and basic knowledge from world's history. A broad survey about technique at middle universal education level.
learning outcomes
Student creates systematic survey of development of civilization and techniques. Will prove work story, engineering solution and meaning of elect technical sights in region. Will teach range of techniques and historical topics to the thematic wholes in the area Man and world work in SVP.
teaching methods
Interactive lecture
Field trip
Task-based study method
Individual study
assessment methods
Seminar work
Recommended literature
  • Bernal, John Desmond. Věda v dějinách I ; přel. z angl. orig.. Praha : SNPL, 1960.
  • Bernal, John Desmond. Věda v dějinách II. Praha : SNPL, 1960.
  • Brentjes, Burchard; Richter, Siegfried; Sonnemann, Rolf. Geschichte der Technik. Leipzig : Edition Leipzig, 1978.
  • Folta, Jaroslav. Studie o technice v českých zemích 1945-1992. 1.. 1. vyd. Praha : Encyklopedický dům, 2003. ISBN 80-86044-22-X.
  • JÍLEK, T., MORÁVKOVÁ, N., MACH, P. Vlastivěda česko-bavorského pohraničí. Plzeň. ISBN 978-80-87646-07-6.
  • KORYTÁŘ, J., KROTKÝ J., PILOUS V. Dějiny techniky. Plzeň, 2013.
  • Kraus, Ivo. Dějiny evropských objevů a vynálezů : od Homéra k Einsteinovi. 1. vyd. Praha : Academia, 2001. ISBN 80-200-0905-1.
  • Maršák, M. Putování za technickými zajímavostmi ČSR. Praha : Olympia, 1981.
  • Mayer, Daniel. Pohledy do minulosti elektrotechniky : objevy, myšlenky, vynálezy, osobnosti. 1. vyd. České Budějovice : Kopp, 1999. ISBN 80-7232-092-0.
  • Paturi, Felix R. Kronika techniky. 1. čes. vyd. Praha : Fortuna, 1993.
  • Russel. Věda v dějinách. Praha, 1960.
  • Teich. Dějiny výroby, přírodních věd a techniky. Praha, 1964.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Education BS Teacher Training in Technical Education (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Winter
Faculty of Education BS Teacher Training in Technical Education (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Winter
Faculty of Education BS Teacher Training in Technical Education (14) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Winter
Faculty of Education Practical Training Teaching (13) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Summer
Faculty of Education - (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 3 Summer
Faculty of Education BS Teacher Training in Technical Education (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Winter
Faculty of Education BS Teacher Training in Technical Education (16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Winter