226-0505/02 – Greenery and Landscape (ZaK)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of ArchitectureCredits4
Subject guarantorIng. Petr ŠiřinaSubject version guarantorIng. Petr Šiřina
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFASTIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
SIR002 Ing. Petr Šiřina
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 2+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Greenery and a landscape continus lectures of the Vegetation in built-up area and extends an education of the profesion discipline (puts emhasis on greenery in the landscape)

Teaching methods



The greenery and landscape follow up on the subject of Vegetation in the built-up area and extends education in the field (with emphasis on greenery outside the development of settlements).

Compulsory literature:

web: gardenvisit.com ANNE WHISTON SPIRN Language of Landscape, Yale University Press (May 1, 2000) web gardenvisit.com

Recommended literature:

BANKS, E. Creating period gardens. Oxford: Phaidon, 1991

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Final exam.


Other requirements

There are additional requirements for students.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Development of garden art from antiquity to the present in the world, composed of landscapes in the Czech lands 2. Basic concepts of landscape creation 3. Special and general nature protection 4. Climate, pedology, geology 5. Orography, phytosociology, biogeography in the region. creation 6. Map and other sources of landscape information 7. Forests in the Czech Republic - typology, categories 8. Landscape greenery and agriculture, KPÚ - public beneficial measures 9. Landscape aspects of transport structures, watercourses (impacts on landscapes, greenery) 10. Territorial system of ecological stability 11. Damage of landscape and environment of human activities - agriculture, industrial production, transport, recreation 12. Recultivation, cultivation and revitalization of devastated landscape 13. Recreational and landscape greenery (economic and non-economic) around settlements 14. Plants and materials in landscape design

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Examination Examination 100  51
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: Lectures are not compulsory. Final exam.

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2021/2022 (N0731A010004) Architecture and Construction P English Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (N0731A010004) Architecture and Construction P English Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (N0731A010004) Architecture and Construction P English Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

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