548-0033/03 – Human Geography (SEG)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of GeoinformaticsCredits5
Subject guarantorRNDr. Pavel Švec, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorRNDr. Pavel Švec, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year1Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2007/2008Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesBachelor, Follow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
IVA026 doc. Ing. Igor Ivan, Ph.D.
SVE0024 RNDr. Pavel Švec, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2
Part-time Credit and Examination 6+6

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of the subject is to give information students about the subject, procedures and methods of socio-economic geography in different disciplines. The goal it to understand and be able to explain and practical applied selected procedures.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials
Project work

Summary

The course includes a basic overview of all basic discipline in Human geography. The main part this course consists of population geography, urban geography, transport geography, economic geography, political and cultural geography. Emphasis is put on links between physiographic sphere and human socioeconomic activities of mankind. The course introduces the principles of regionalization and expression of geographic features according to the principles of thematic cartography.

Compulsory literature:

FLOWERDEW, R., MARTIN, D., et al. (2005): Methods in Human Geography: A Guide for Students Doing a Research Project. Prentice Hall. 392 p. HUW, J., (1990): Population Geography. - 2nd ed. Paul Chapman Publishing Ltd. 321 p. HOYLE, B., KNOWLES, R., (1998): Modern Transport Geography - Edition 2.John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 382 p. PLANE, D., ROGERSON, P. (1994): The Geographical Analysis of Population. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 382 p.

Recommended literature:

GREGORY, D., et al. (2009):The Dictionary of Human Geography. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 1072 p. JONES, H. (1990): Population Geography, The Guilford Press, 2 edition, 320 p. RODRIGUE, J. P., COMTOIS, C., SLACK, B., (2006): The Geography of Transport Systems. New York : Routledge. 284 p.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Programs (homework) Lessons (perform tasks) Written exams

E-learning

Other requirements

No additional requirements are imposed on the student.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Introduction to Human Geography 2. Urban Geography 4. - Population Geography I. 5. - Population Geography II. 6. - Population Geography III. 7. - Population Geography IV. 8. Economic Geography 9. Transport Geography 10. Political and Cultural Geography I. 11. Political and Cultural Geography II. 12. Human impacts on the landscape, Landscape ecology 13. Human Geography with GIS

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester, validity until: 2012/2013 Winter 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 25  17
                Other task type Other task type 8  0
        Examination Examination 67 (67) 0
                Written examination Written examination 55  0
                Oral Oral examination 12  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2019/2020 (B1316) Geodesy, Cartography and Geoinformatics (3646R006) Geoinformatics P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
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2018/2019 (B1316) Geodesy, Cartography and Geoinformatics (3646R006) Geoinformatics P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B1316) Geodesy, Cartography and Geoinformatics (3646R006) Geoinformatics K Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
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2017/2018 (B1316) Geodesy, Cartography and Geoinformatics (3646R006) Geoinformatics K Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B1316) Geodesy, Cartography and Geoinformatics (3646R006) Geoinformatics K Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B1316) Geodesy, Cartography and Geoinformatics (3646R006) Geoinformatics P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (N3654) Geodesy, Cartography and Geoinformatics (3608T002) Geoinformatics P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (N3654) Geodesy, Cartography and Geoinformatics (3608T002) Geoinformatics K Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2015/2016 (B1316) Geodesy, Cartography and Geoinformatics (3646R006) Geoinformatics P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2015/2016 (B1316) Geodesy, Cartography and Geoinformatics (3646R006) Geoinformatics K Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
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2013/2014 (N3654) Geodesy, Cartography and Geoinformatics (3608T002) Geoinformatics P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2013/2014 (N3654) Geodesy, Cartography and Geoinformatics (3608T002) Geoinformatics K Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
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2012/2013 (N3646) Geodesy and Cartography (3602T002) Geoinformatics (10) K Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
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2012/2013 (B3646) Geodesy and Cartography (3646R006) Geoinformatics P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
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2011/2012 (B3646) Geodesy and Cartography (3646R006) Geoinformatics P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
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2009/2010 (B3646) Geodesy and Cartography (3646R006) Geoinformatics P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
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2009/2010 (N3646) Geodesy and Cartography (3602T002) Geoinformatics (10) P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
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