546-0314/03 – Biology and Ecology (BiEk)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Environmental EngineeringCredits3
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Jiří Kupka, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Jiří Kupka, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year2Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2015/2016Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
CHO46 Mgr. Iva Melčáková, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit 2+1
Combined Credit 9+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

After completion of the „Fundamentals of biology and ecology“ students will understand the origin of life on Earth, the basic units of life – cells, evolution of species and the diversity of life, ecology of communities, dynamic characteristics of ecosystems and global issues of the environment.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials
Experimental work in labs

Summary

After completion of the „Fundamentals of biology and ecology“ students will understand the origin of life on Earth, the basic units of life – cells, evolution of species and the diversity of life, ecology of communities, dynamic characteristics of ecosystems and global issues of the environment.

Compulsory literature:

Novotný,J.(2004):Biology,Masaryk University Brno. Porritt, J.(1992): Save the Earth, , Dorling Kindersley,London. Smith, R.L.(1991): Elements of Ecology, , Harper Collins Publishers, New York. Smith,R.L.,Smith,T.M.(2001): Ecology&field biology,San Francisco,Addison- Wesley Longman.

Recommended literature:

www.emc.maricopa.edu,online biology book,2001,Estrella Mountain Community College, Arizona.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

protocols and final test

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

The biology part: basic information about living matter, its composition, structure and functions at various hierarchical levels. The ecology part: basic concepts and principles of ecology at the level of the organism, population and community, the flow of matter, energy and information in ecosystems, the relationship man - biosphere (environmental contamination, the issue of substances hazardous to health etc.).

Conditions for subject completion

Combined form (validity from: 2015/2016 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit Credit 100  51
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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