BIp004 Inorganic Nature 2

Faculty of Education
Spring 2018
Extent and Intensity
2/1/0. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
doc. RNDr. Jindřich Štelcl, CSc. (lecturer)
RNDr. Václav Vávra, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
doc. RNDr. Jindřich Štelcl, CSc.
Department of Biology - Faculty of Education
Contact Person: doc. RNDr. Jindřich Štelcl, CSc.
Supplier department: Department of Biology - Faculty of Education
Tue 13:00–14:40 učebna 7
  • Timetable of Seminar Groups:
BIp004/01: Mon 7:30–8:15 laboratoř 83, V. Vávra
BIp004/02: Mon 9:20–10:05 laboratoř 83, V. Vávra
BIp004/03: Mon 14:50–15:35 laboratoř 83, J. Štelcl
BIp004/04: Mon 16:40–17:25 laboratoř 83, J. Štelcl
Complete the examination of BIp002 Neživá příroda 1
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is offered to students of any study field.
Course objectives
Students get view about origin and building of the Earth and take up with basic endogenous and exogenous geological processes at the end of the course BIp004 Neživá příroda 2. Students will obtain main informations about geological structure of Czech Republic and its geological evolution from Proterozoic. These knowledges will be students able to interpret in simple form in the education proces on the primary schools.
  • 1. Introduction to geology study, origin of the Earth, Earth building, geophysical model of Earth internal structure, Earth core, mantel and crust: composition, physical a chemistry properties, characteristic of lithosphere, hydrosphere, atmosphere and biosphere – importance to life and human. 2. Principles of plate tectonics, plate boundary, subduction and collision zone processes, plate boundary and seismicity, hot spots. 3. Endogenous geological processes: igneous and metamorphic processes, diastrophism. 4. Exogenous processes: groundwater and surface water, fluvial processes, glaciers and glacial processes, aeolian environment, humans activity on the geological evolution of the Earth. 7. Regional geology of Czech Republic – Bohemian Massif, Western Carpathians. 8. Historical geology – geological periods and his paleogeographic, climatological, geological and biological characteristics, life evolution on the Earth.
  • CHLUPÁČ, Ivo, Rostislav BRZOBOHATÝ, Jiří KOVANDA and Zdeněk STRÁNÍK. Geologická minulost České republiky (Geological history of the Czech Republic). Praha: Academia Praha, 2002. 436 pp. Ediční číslo 2483. ISBN 80-200-0914-0. info
  • GÁBA, Zdeněk. Geologické vycházky Českou republikou. Praha: Univerzita Karlova v Praze, nakladatelství Karolinum, 2002. 493 s. ISBN 80-7184-883-2. info
  • KACHLÍK, Václav. Základy geologie. Edited by Ivo Chlupáč. 2. vyd. Praha: Karolinum, 2001. 342 s. ISBN 8024602121. info
  • ZAPLETAL, Jan. Základy geologie. 2. vyd. Olomouc: Univerzita Palackého v Olomouci, 2000. 93 s. ISBN 8070678550. info
  • ANDRESKA, Jan. Geologie a biologie pro studenty pedagogiky I. stupně základních škol. Praha: ISV nakladatelství, 1999. 219 s. ISBN 80-85866-46-3. info
  • KUMPERA, Otakar, Jan FOLDYNA and Vojtech ZORKOVSKÝ. Všeobecná geologie [Kumpera, 1988] a. Vyd. 1. Praha: SNTL - Nakladatelství technické literatury, 1988. 521 s. info
  • ŠAJGALÍK, Ján. Geológia. 1. vyd. Bratislava: ALFA - vydavatel'stvo technickej a ekonomickej literatúry, 1986. 563 s. info
Teaching methods
Lectures with electronical presentations topics, their updates and references.
Assessment methods
Oral exam. Answers to two selected questions. The exam questions correspond to the syllabus.
Language of instruction
Follow-Up Courses
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2019, Spring 2020, Spring 2021, Spring 2022.
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