541-0037 – Regional Geology (RG)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geological Engineering
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Petr Skupien, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Subject version
Version codeYear of introductionYear of cancellationCredits
541-0037/01 1999/2000 2009/2010 4
541-0037/02 1999/2000 2009/2010 4
541-0037/03 2004/2005 4
541-0037/04 1999/2000 2009/2010 4
541-0037/05 2009/2010 4
541-0037/06 2016/2017 4
541-0037/07 2019/2020 4
541-0037/08 2019/2020 4

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of the Regional Geology is to understand geological development and geological properties on the territory of Czech Republic. For the foreing students there are individually prepared study material according to country of their origin.

Teaching methods



Position of Bohemian massif in framework of Variscan Europe, Moldanubian, Saxothuringian area, Kutna Hora – Svratka region, Bohemicum, Palaeozoic of the Barrandian, Lugicum, Moravosilesian area, Brunovistulian, Permocarboniferous basins, Upper Cretaceous basin, Terciary development of the Bohemian massif, Quarternary of the Bohemian massif, mutual relations of the Bohemian massif and West Carpathians, Outher Carpathians Belt.

Compulsory literature:

CHÁB et al.: Outline of the Geology of the Bohemian Massif: the Basement Rocks and their Carboniferous and Permian Cover., ČGS Praha, 2010. Regional literature depends on territory foreign students are comming from. COMMISSION, R.: Regional gelogical subdivision of the Bohemian Massif on the territory of the Czech Republic. J. Czech Geol. Soc., 1994. 39(1): 127-144. DALLMEYER R.D., FRANKE W., WEBER K. (eds): Pre-Permian geology of central and eastern Europe. Springer. Berlin, 1995.

Recommended literature:

http://www.europe-geology.eu/ https://www.usgs.gov/products/maps/geologic-maps GOLONKA, J. – PICHA, F., ed.: The Carpathians and Their Foreland: Geology and Hydrocarbon Resources – AAPG Memoir 84. – Amer. Assoc. Petrol. Geologists 49–175. 2006. Ziegler, P.A.:. Geological Atlas of Western and Central Europe. Shell International Petroleum, Maatschappij B.V., 232 pp., 1990.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.