G8201 Documentation of field prospecting

Faculty of Science
Autumn 2016
Extent and Intensity
0/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Mgr. Martin Knížek, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. RNDr. Marek Slobodník, CSc. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
doc. RNDr. Rostislav Melichar, Dr.
Department of Geological Sciences - Earth Sciences Section - Faculty of Science
Contact Person: doc. Mgr. Martin Ivanov, Dr.
Supplier department: Department of Geological Sciences - Earth Sciences Section - Faculty of Science
PROGRAM ( N - GE ) || G7671 Geological Research of undergr || G7671k Geological Research of undergr || G4231 Course of Geological Document. || G4221 Geoscience Areal Documentation
Skills for a geological documentation in a field, mineralogy, petrography, structural geology.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
The capacity limit for the course is 30 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 0/30, only registered: 0/30, only registered with preference (fields directly associated with the programme): 0/30
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The aim of a field course is improving of basic skills of surface prospection, ev. subsurface detailed mapping and documentation.
  • 1. Drilling technology and the prospection drilling project (hydrocarbons). 2. Documentation in a field, documentation of drill cores (primary). 3. Detailed documentation metods of subsurface geological works - galleries, shaft pits, tubes, quarry walls and boreholes (explanation). 4. Compiling of secondary documentation (redrawing of maps, notes) and elaborating other graphic supplements from field data (structural diagrams atc.).
  • POUBA, Zdeněk. Geologické mapování. 1. vyd. Praha: Nakladatelství Československé akademie věd, 1959. 523 s. info
Teaching methods
lectures, discussion, work and documentation in the field/underground working
Assessment methods
field work with instruction/demonstration, activity in all parts of the class and a submission of the final project/documentation are necessary for the credit
Language of instruction
Follow-Up Courses
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: in blocks.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: 5D.
Information on course enrolment limitations: K realizaci výuky je nutné finační krytí cestovních nákladů
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2008 - for the purpose of the accreditation, Spring 2003, Spring 2004, Spring 2006, Spring 2008, Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, spring 2012 - acreditation, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, autumn 2017, Autumn 2018, Autumn 2019.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Autumn 2016, recent)
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