546-0316/01 – Nature Conservation (OPP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Environmental EngineeringCredits5
Subject guarantorIng. Hana Švehláková, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Jiří Kupka, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year2Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2004/2005Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KRE71 Ing. Hana Švehláková, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2
Combined Credit and Examination 12+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The goal of the subject is to acquaint the students with the problems of nature conservation. The students will learn in practical exercises the skills based on the competencies of environmental engineer.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials
Project work
Terrain work

Summary

The course aims to acquaint students with theoretical foundations of nature and landscape conservation and with protection of cultural monuments in Czech Republic and in the world, familiar with the legislative requirements of nature and landscape conservation and of protection of cultural monuments and to highlight possible conflicts between business and other intentions and the public interest in the protection of nature and landscape and in the protection of cultural monuments in practice.

Compulsory literature:

BANDARIN, F. and R. VAN OERS (eds.). The Historic Urban Landscape: Managing Heritage in an Urban Century. Oxford : Wiley-Blackwell, 2012. 262 p. ISBN-10: 1118932722 FEILDEN, B. M. Conservation of Historic Building. London : Butterworths Scientific, 2009. 404 p. ISBN-10: 0750658630 PRIMACK, R. B. Essentials of Conservation Biology. Palgrave Macmillan, 2014. 603 p. ISBN: 9781605352893 VAN DYKE, F. Conservation Biology: Foundations, Concepts, Applications. Springer, Dordrecht, 2008. 478 p. ISBN 978-1-4020-6891-1

Recommended literature:

BERGE, B., CH. BUTTERS AND F. HENLEY. The Ecology of Building Materials (Second Edition). Elsevier Science & Technology, 2009. 448 p. ISBN: 978-1-85617-537-1 CAVE, C. and NEGUSSIE, E. World Heritage Conservation: The World Heritage Convention, Linking Culture and Nature for Sustainable Development. London : Routledge, 2017. 312 p. ISBN-10: 0415728541 PRICE, N. S., M. K. TALLEY, Jr. and A. M. VACCARO (eds.). Historical and Philosophical Issues in the Conservation of Cultural Heritage. Los Angeles : The Getty Conservation Institute, 1996. 500 p. ISBN: 0892362502 PULLIN, A.S. Conservation Biology. Cambridge University Press, 2002. 358 p. ISBN-10: 0521644828

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Preparation and presentation of semester work and their control: 1) Overview and brief description of small protected areas in the place of residence. 2) Overview and brief characteristics of cultural monuments in the place of residence.

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

processing semester work

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Global environmental issues, historical context. 2. Concept nature conservation. 3. Legislative framework of the nature conservation in the Czech Republic.‎ 4. International conventions, initiatives and programs in nature conservation. 5. International non-governmental nature conservation organizations. 6. Geodiversity and conservation. 7. Biodiversity and conservation. 8. Endangered ecosystems in the world and in the Czech Republic. 9. Introduction to conservation. 10. Development of protection of cultural monuments in the world and in the Czech Republic. 11. The state conservation, related legislation, the concept preservation of cultural monuments. 12. International conventions, institutions and organizations in the protection of monuments, the issue Cultural tourism. 13. Endangered monuments in the world and in the country. 14. Historic Parks and Gardens - the historical context in the world, Europe and Czech Republic.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester, validity until: 2011/2012 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 33 (33) 0
                Project Project 20  0
                Other task type Other task type 13  0
        Examination Examination 67 (67) 0
                Written examination Written examination 27  0
                Oral Oral examination 40  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2018/2019 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R004) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Most 2 Compulsory study plan
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2005/2006 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R004) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism (00) GMT P Czech Most 2 Compulsory study plan
2005/2006 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R004) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism (10) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2005/2006 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R004) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism (10) Geoscience and Industrial Tourism P Czech Most 2 Compulsory study plan
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