e012 Course of Mountain Hiking

Faculty of Sports Studies
Autumn 2014
Extent and Intensity
0/0. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: graded credit.
Mgr. Tomáš Kalina (lecturer)
Mgr. Pavla Kalinová (lecturer)
Ing. Zuzana Pelánková (assistant)
Guaranteed by
doc. Mgr. Martin Zvonař, Ph.D.
Division of Sport Motorics and Methodology in Kinanthropology - Department of Kinesiology - Faculty of Sports Studies
Supplier department: Division of Sport Motorics and Methodology in Kinanthropology - Department of Kinesiology - Faculty of Sports Studies
The ability to complete a full-day physical activity on lower intensity (walking).
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is offered to students of any study field.
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
  • 30th Sep 2014 - Transport to Štřbské Pleso, Slovakia (High Tatra Mountains / Vysoké Tatry) and short trip around Štrbské Pleso lake.
  • 1st Oct 2014 - full-day hike (Bystrá lávka pass, 2300 m asl)
  • 2nd Oct 2014 - full-day hike (Mt. Rysy, 2503 m asl)
  • 3rd Oct 2014 - half-day hike or visit Museum of National park The High Tatras, transport to Brno
    required literature
  • Vysoké Tatry: turistická mapa 1:50 000. 10. vyd. Harmanec: VKÚ, 2006, 1 mapa. ISBN 8080424756.
    recommended literature
  • SAUNDERS, Colin a Renáta NÁROZNÁ. The High Tatras: Slovakia and Poland : including the Western Tatras and White Tatras. 2nd ed. Milnthorpe: Cicerone, 2006. ISBN 1852844825.
  • SKURKA, Andrew. The ultimate hiker's gear guide: tools & techniques to hit the trail. Washington, D.C.: National Geographic, 2012, 223 p. ISBN 1426209207.
  • KORVAS, Pavel, Jan DOŠLA, Milena STRACHOVÁ, Jan ONDRÁČEK, Sylva HŘEBÍČKOVÁ, Miloš LUKÁŠEK, Svatava NOVÁKOVÁ, Radek LIENERTH and Petr BABIČ. Aktivní formy cestovního ruchu (Active forms of tourism). 1. vyd. Brno: Masarykova univerzita, 2007. 149 pp. nemá. ISBN 978-80-210-4361-9. info
Teaching methods
Course (4 days).
Assessment methods
Group project.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: 4D.
Teacher's information
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2012, autumn 2013, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, Autumn 2017, Autumn 2018, Autumn 2019.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Autumn 2014, recent)
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