546-0928/01 – Landscape Ecology (KrEkoD)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Environmental EngineeringCredits10
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Barbara Stalmachová, CSc.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Barbara Stalmachová, CSc.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementCompulsory
YearSemesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2001/2002Year of cancellation2010/2011
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
STA35 doc. Ing. Barbara Stalmachová, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 20+0
Combined Credit and Examination 20+0
Distance Credit and Examination 20+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Studium, pochopení, aplikace, využití, vyhodnocení a výzkum v oblasti nových poznátků v krajinné ekologii

Teaching methods

Individual consultations

Summary

The subject is intended for doctoral students having rather deep knowledge of ecology, whose work is concerned with landscape issues. The subject contains conceptions and principles of ecological landscape research. Landscape structure. Patches of land. Corridors. Matrix and networks. Landscape dynamics. Natural processes in a landscape. Geomorphology. Soil development. Biotic component in a landscape. Natural disturbance. Human activities in landscape development. Flows and interactions in a landscape. Movement of plants and animals. Landscape ecological stability. Landscape typology. Types of landscapes in Central Europe. Cultural and industrial landscapes. Devastated landscape. Landscape assessment methods. Landscape process modelling. Landscape planning and management.

Compulsory literature:

Jürgen Schultz (2005): The Ecozones of the World. The Ecological Divisions of the Geosphere. Springer Berlin Heidelberg. ISBN 978-3-540-20014-7 (Print) 978-3- 540-28527-4 (Online). David G. Green, Nicholas Klomp, Glyn Rimmington, Suzanne Sadedin (2006): Complexity in Landscape Ecology. Springer Netherlands. ISBN 978-1-4020-4285-0 (Print) 978-1-4020-4287-4 (Online). Ajith Perera, Lisa Buse, Thomas Crow (2006): Forest Landscape Ecology. Springer New York. ISBN 978-0-387-34242-9 (Print) 978-0-387-34280-1 (Online).

Recommended literature:

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

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Conditions for subject completion

Combined form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester, validity until: 2012/2013 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (145) 51
        Examination Examination 100  0
        Exercises evaluation Credit 45  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2007/2008 (P3904) Engineering Ecology (3904V012) Environment Protection within Industry K Czech Ostrava Compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (P3904) Engineering Ecology (3904V012) Environment Protection within Industry K Czech Ostrava Compulsory study plan

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