541-0013/04 – Geological Field Practice (CVG)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geological EngineeringCredits2
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Petr Skupien, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Petr Skupien, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KAS0146 Ing. Mgr. Martin Kašing
POR041 Ing. Michal Matloch Porzer, Ph.D.
SKU41 prof. Ing. Petr Skupien, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit 0+40
Part-time Credit 0+40

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Record and measure lithologies, textures and sedimentary structures at outcrops.

Teaching methods

Terrain work


Dokumentace v terénu a vypracování zprávy k jednotlivým lokalitám. Stará Ves - lom, spodní karbon , Paleozoikum v okolí Hranic na Moravě, Ostravice - peřeje, Ostrava - výchozy produktivního karbonu.

Compulsory literature:

COE A.E. Geological Field Techniques. 336 s., Wiley-Blackwell, 2010. CHÁB J.et al. Geological map of the Czech Republic. 1:500 000.ČGS Praha, 2007. COMPTON R.R. Geology in the Field, CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2017. PELLANT C. Smithsonian Handbooks: Rocks & Minerals. 2002.

Recommended literature:

TURCKER M.U. Sedimentary Rocks ind the Field. Wiley New York, 1993. SPENCER E.W. Geologic Maps: A Practical Guide to Preparation and Interpretation. 221p., Waveland Press, Inc.; 3 edition, 2017. NURRE P. Rock Identification Field Guide. CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2014. MALEY T. Field Geology Illustrated. Mineral Land Publications; Second Edition edition, 2005.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Odborná konzultace na dané téma, zápočtový test.


Other requirements

The study of recommended literature.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Practical and separate documentation of geological outcrops. A final report.

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit Credit 85  85
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: doplnit, doplnit, doplnit, doplnit, doplnit.

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2020/2021 (B0724A290004) Petroleum Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (B0724A290004) Petroleum Engineering K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

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