118-0309/02 – Ecological Policy of Municipalities and Regions (EPOK)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Regional and Environmental EconomicsCredits3
Subject guarantorIng. Magdaléna Drastichová, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorRNDr. Osvald Milerski, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2006/2007Year of cancellation2006/2007
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
MIL30 RNDr. Osvald Milerski, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 1+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

• To judge and recommend the basic directions of the local and regional ecological policy in connection with the minimization of negative influences of anthropogenic activity on the environment. • To judge and recommend such development of towns which will not endanger the fulfillment of town's main functions, but on the contrary it will contribute to the increase of citizens' quality of life and to the overall attractiveness of the town. • To recommend and formulate within the regional ecological policy such utilization of country landscape which will not endanger its ecological stability and renewable quality of natural resources.

Teaching methods



The subject acquaints students with the most topical issues of municipal and regional ecological policy in the Czech Republic and their solution in the conditions of membership in the European Union. Students will be informed on the principles of towns' sustainable development, especially on organic waste management and sustainable transport development. The subject furthermore deals with the new trends of rural areas development and sustainable management in the countryside. Attention is paid to the changing importance of forests, a new hierarchy of their functions importance, and to the principles of sustainable management of water and soil.

Compulsory literature:

EEA, 2003. Europés environment: the third assessment. Kodaň. Dostupné na: www.eea.eu.int

Recommended literature:

According to the recommendation in MOODLE instructional text mentioned in the conclusion to the chapters.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Další požadavky na studenta

další požadavky na studenta


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Osnova předmětu v anglickém jazyce

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 45 (45) 0
                Other task type Other task type 45  0
        Examination Examination 55 (55) 0
                Oral Oral examination 55  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2006/2007 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202R040) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan

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