541-0980/02 – Biostratigraphy (BSG)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geological EngineeringCredits10
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Petr Skupien, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Petr Skupien, Ph.D.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2009/2010Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
SKU41 prof. Ing. Petr Skupien, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 20+0
Combined Examination 20+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Knowledge and explanation how to recognise the common morphological features of the fossil plants and animals. Identification of the fossils in the paleontological system.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations

Summary

Statigraphic scales, the biostratigraphic scale and its units. Continental deposits and a possible abundance of fossils in them. Particularities of the biostratigraphy of transition sedimentary environments. Biostratigraphy of marine sedimentary environments. Anoxie conditions. Possibilities of the employment of biostratigraphic methods in the Precambrian. Principles and possibilities of biostratigraphic subdivision of individual Phanerozoic formations.

Compulsory literature:

DONOVAN, S. K.: The paleobiology of trace fossils. Chichester: Wiley, 1994, vi, 1-308. ISBN 0-471-94843-8.

Recommended literature:

GRADSTEIN, F.M. et al.: The Geologic Time Scale 2012. 1st ed. Oxford: Elsevier, 2012, x, 437-1144. ISBN 978-0- 444-59434-12. COWEN R.,History of Life, 2013, 5th Edition, Wiley-Blackwell, ISBN : 978-1-118-51095-7.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

The study of recommended literature.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Statigraphic scales, the biostratigraphic scale and its units. 2. Continental deposits and a possible abundance of fossils in them. 3. Particularities of the biostratigraphy of transition sedimentary environments. 4. Biostratigraphy of marine sedimentary environments. 5. Anoxie conditions. 6. Possibilities of the employment of biostratigraphic methods in the Precambrian. 7. Principles and possibilities of biostratigraphic subdivision of individual Phanerozoic formations.

Conditions for subject completion

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