e012 Hiking

Faculty of Sports Studies
autumn 2020
Extent and Intensity
0/0/0. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Mgr. Jan Jurečka (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. Jan Jurečka
Department of Athletics, Swimming and Outdoor Sports - Faculty of Sports Studies
Contact Person: Mgr. Andrea Kakulidu
Supplier department: Department of Athletics, Swimming and Outdoor Sports - Faculty of Sports Studies
The ability to complete a full-day physical activity on lower intensity (walking approx. 25 km with 1000 m elevation per day for 4 consecutive days). Students need their own equipment - hiking boots, rainproof clothing, backpack (35-55 l)
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.

The capacity limit for the course is 20 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 0/20, only registered: 13/20
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
At the end of the course students should be able to:
know the basic principles of mountain hiking
understand principles of orientation in nature (map and GPS)
work with information about mountains, walking, leisure time, hiking
  • 4-day field trip in Jeseníky Mountains, CZ
    required literature
  • JeseníkyPraděd, Králický Sněžník : turistická mapa : 1:50 000. Vizovice: ShoCart, 2003. 1 mapa. ISBN 80-7224-178-8. info
    recommended literature
  • SKURKA, Andrew. The ultimate hiker's gear guide: tools & techniques to hit the trail. Washington, D.C.: National Geographic, 2012, 223 p. ISBN 1426209207.
  • Jeseníky : [pěší turistické trasy]. Photo by Petr Bělaška. Vyd. 1. Třebíč: Akcent, 2008. 125 s. ISBN 9788072685042. info
Teaching methods
4-day field trip October 2020 (dates will be specified) Jeseníky Mountains, CZ
Assessment methods
Group project - oral presantation (15 minutes) about hiking/tourism possibilities in your homeland.
Language of instruction
Follow-Up Courses
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: in blocks.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: 4 days.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2012, autumn 2013, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, Autumn 2017, Autumn 2018, Autumn 2019.
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