541-0504/06 – Geomorphology (GM)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geological EngineeringCredits5
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Petr Skupien, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Petr Skupien, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory type B
Year1Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KAS0146 Ing. Mgr. Martin Kašing
SCH0013 doc. Mgr. Monika Ličbinská, 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 and Examination 2+2
Part-time Credit and Examination 8+8

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of the subject is basic knowlege of structure and dynamic geomorphology.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

Subject of Geomorphology, geomorphological terminology, geomorphological processes, global structure geomorphology – plate tectonics model, structure geomorphology of continents, rocks properties and its role in geomorphological processes and georelief development, neotectonics and recent geotectonical processes, earthquakes and geomorphological processes, geomorphology of volcanic areas, slope processes and slope development, fluvial, glacial and eolian geomorphological processes, biogenetic and anthropogenic geomorphological processes, climatic geomorphology.

Compulsory literature:

ANDERSON R.S., ANDERSON S.P.: Geomorphology: The Mechanics and Chemistry of Landscapes. Cambridge University Press, 2010. HUGGETT R.J.: Fundamentals of Geomorphology, 2007, Routledge, New York. BIERMAN P.R., MONTGOMERY D.R.: Key Concepts in Geomorphology. W. H. Freeman; 2013 RITTER D.F., KOCHEL R.C., MILLER J.R.: Process Geomorphology. Waveland Pr Inc., 2011.

Recommended literature:

BURBANK D.W., ANDERSON R.S.: Tectonic Geomorphology. Wiley India, 2011. SUMMERFIELD M.A.: Global Geomorphology, Longman. 1991. TAROLLI P., MUDD S.M.: Remote Sensing of Geomorphology. Elsevier, 2019 GOUDIE A.S., VILES H.A.: Geomorphology in the Anthropocene. Cambridge University Press, 2016.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Seminární práce, zápočtový test, písemná a ústní zkouška.

E-learning

Other requirements

Student knows on the corresponding level mineralogy, petrology, physical geology etc.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Subject of Geomorphology, 2. geomorphological terminology, 3. geomorphological processes, 4. global structure geomorphology – plate tectonics model, 5. structure geomorphology of continents, 6. rocks properties and its role in geomorphological 7. processes and georelief development, 8. neotectonics and recent geotectonical processes, 9. earthquakes and geomorphological processes, 10. geomorphology of volcanic areas, 11. slope processes and slope development, 12. fluvial, glacial and eolian geomorphological processes, 13. biogenetic and anthropogenic geomorphological processes, 14. climatic geomorphology.

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
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 33  1
        Examination Examination 67  1
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 (N0724A290003) Petroleum Engineering K Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2020/2021 (N0724A290003) Petroleum Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory type B study plan

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