541-0137/01 – UNESCO monuments (UNS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geological EngineeringCredits5
Subject guarantorIng. Dominik Niemiec, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Dominik Niemiec, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year3Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2017/2018Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
MAT735 Ing. Barbara Matuszková, Ph.D.
NIE096 Ing. Dominik Niemiec, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim is understanding the reasons, classification and significance of UNESCO monuments as a selected World Cultural Heritage and the Earth's natural wealth. The aim is also to getting an overview of the most important UNESCO monuments in the Czech Republic, and also foreign locations. To getting this basic system, and overview of the UNESCO monuments will allow to students to gain knowledge, which will then be able to apply for guided activities on the geotourist and montane locations.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

Also with the UNESCO classification of cultural heritage monuments, as well as the UNESCO classification of natural resources. They will learn about the principles and principles of UNESCO's selection of monuments. The subject is focused on the description of UNESCO sights, as a cultural UNESCO monuments in the Czech Republic, as well as natural parks and landscape areas of UNESCO in the Czech Republic. Students will be acquainted with the description of the shorter selection of UNESCO monuments in Europe, as well as a narrower selection of natural parks and landscape areas in Europe. They get a clear selection of UNESCO sights in the remaining continents. The subject will be a sample application of the acquired knowledge in one case study.

Compulsory literature:

FERRUCCI, Stefania. UNESCO's World Heritage regime and its international influence. Hamburg: tredition, 2012. ISBN 9783849117696. ADAMS E. CAMPBELL a EDITOR. United nations, unesco and the world heritage convention. New York: Nova Science, 2013. ISBN 9781626189102.

Recommended literature:

KULNAZAROVA, A., YDESEN, C. UNESCO without borders: educational campaigns for international understanding. New York, NY: Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group, 2017. ISBN 9781138188938

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Znalostí jsou v průběhu semestru kontrolovány pomocí semestrálního projektu a prezentacemi v MS PowerPoint. Studium předmětu je zakončeno zkouškou, ke které lze přistoupit až po získání zápočtu. Zkouška má písemnou a ústní část.

E-learning

Other requirements

Seminar work on the given topic and a written exam verifying the knowledge in the scope of professional literature, content of lectures and exercises.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Introduction 2. The basic structure of UNESCO 3. UNESCO heritage sites 4. Natural heritage according to UNESCO 5. The Principles of Classification of Monuments in UNESCO 6. Monuments of UNESCO in the Czech Republic 7. Selected monuments of UNESCO in Europe 8. Nature Parks and Landscape Areas of UNESCO in the Czech Republic 9. Selected nature parks and landscape areas of UNESCO in Europe 10. Selected monuments of UNESCO in Asia 11. Selected UNESCO sites in Australia 12. Selected monuments UNESCO sites in Africa 13. Selected monuments UNESCO in America 14. Application of acquired knowledge in a case study

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2017/2018 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 33  17
        Examination Examination 67  18
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: doplnit, doplnit, doplnit, doplnit, doplnit.

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2020/2021 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R004) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R004) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Most 3 Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (B1088A330001) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R004) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R004) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Most 3 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B1088A330001) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Most 3 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B1088A330001) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R004) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R004) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Most 3 Compulsory study plan

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