541-0594/04 – Technical Monuments (TP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geological EngineeringCredits2
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Martin Klempa, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Martin Klempa, 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
DUR20 Ing. Miloš Duraj, Ph.D.
KLE028 doc. Ing. Martin Klempa, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit 0+5

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Some significant technical monuments, especial the miner monuments in Ostrava city, are presented within the frame of the excursion. The students must be able, to define the importance of these monuments for region where they are situated after the graduation of this excursion. They have to be able to name and outline these objects which are most important and to differentiate these of small account. With utilization of the chosen miner monuments they have to illustrate their importance for region. They could be able to evaluate knowledge obtained during the excursion and apply them in their next study, especially in the subjects with similar thematical contens and step by step to develop their knowledge. Students should gain, among other thinks, the ability to organise excursion of similar character and to practice gained knowledge in their next professional activity.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations
Terrain work
Field trip


The localities, representing meaningful objects of technical character connected with various spheres of the human activity are frequented step by step within the frame of the excursion. The extra attention is paid to the technical objects and museums documenting miner and metallurgical tradition or objects publicated as the national cultural monuments. The significant point of interest represent also natural and geological attractions, which are the regular part of the excursional plan. The students are obligated to work out a day excursional book, which serves as a study aid and represents one of the most important premises for the award of inclusion.

Compulsory literature:

Picture Atlas of Engineering Structures, Architecture and Tourist Attractions in Czech Republic; published by Klub českých turistů (Eurobends), (czech and english version), electronic version – http://www.eurobeds.cz, Prague 2007 KLEMPA, M.; et al. (2022): Geo-Mining Heritage of the Upper Silesian Coal Basin at the Czech and Polish Border - Pictorial Guide. Marionetti Press Ostrava, ISBN: 978-80-905737-3-4.

Recommended literature:

Ostrava´s Technical and Industrial Heritage, guide-book; team of authors, Ostrava 2007

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Znalosti v průběhu semestru jsou kontrolovány pomocí semestrálním projektem a prezentacemi v MS Power Point.


Other requirements

Students, after the excursion, submit elaborated field diary in which they will have a survey of all the visited sites (facts, knowledge, their own view of individual locations!)


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Students have to participate on technical monuments excursions primarily in mining. After excursions students must define relevancy of monuments for region. Pieces of knowledge from excursions students will use for next studies in similar special subjects. In addition they get a competence of organize excursions along technical monuments and monuments generally.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
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Min. number of pointsMax. počet pokusů
Credit Credit 85  85 3
Mandatory attendence participation: Regular participation in exercises. Part of the exercise is ongoing work on the assigned project, final presentation and submission of the final report. Knowledge is tested in the scope of lectures and exercises and the mentioned professional literature.

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Conditions for subject completion and attendance at the exercises within ISP: Participation in exercises is not necessary. Processing of the project according to the teacher's instructions and presenting it on the agreed date.

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeBranch/spec.Spec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2024/2025 (B1088A330001) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2023/2024 (B1088A330001) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2022/2023 (B1088A330001) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2021/2022 (B1088A330001) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (B1088A330001) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B1088A330001) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Most 1 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B1088A330001) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

Occurrence in special blocks

Block nameAcademic yearForm of studyStudy language YearWSType of blockBlock owner

Assessment of instruction

2023/2024 Summer
2020/2021 Summer
2019/2020 Summer