Bi8160 Special field practice in zoology

Faculty of Science
Spring 2014
Extent and Intensity
0/0/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
prof. RNDr. Michal Horsák, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Jan Roleček, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Jan Sychra, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Daniel Dvořák (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Igor Malenovský, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
prof. RNDr. Michal Horsák, Ph.D.
Department of Botany and Zoology - Biology Section - Faculty of Science
Contact Person: prof. RNDr. Michal Horsák, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Botany and Zoology - Biology Section - Faculty of Science
Prerequisites (in Czech)
! Bi8160 Spec. field practice && Bi6083 Bc. state exam system. biology
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is offered to students of any study field.
The capacity limit for the course is 20 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 0/20, only registered: 0/20, only registered with preference (fields directly associated with the programme): 0/20
Course objectives
Main objectives can be summarized as follows: at the end of this course students should be able to (i) identify abundant and common species plant and animal species part of selected ecosystems; (ii) to measure of selected ecological factors, collect zoological samples and make their evaluation, and (iii) to make a general documentation and preservation ekosystem diversity.
  • Study of the plant and animal part of selected ecosystems. Measurements of selected ecological factors, zoological samples and their evaluation, documentation and preservation. Identification of dominant species.
  • Horsák M. & Vašátko J., 2007: Měkkýši. - Příroda České republiky: průvodce faunou (eds K. Hudec, J. Kolibáč, Z. Laštůvka a M. Peňáz), pp. 18-35. Academia, Praha.
  • Kubát K. 2002: Klíč ke květeně České republiky. Academia, Praha, 926 pp.
Teaching methods
field courses
Assessment methods
one week field trip during summer holiday (5 days per semester) after the course, students have to prepare a list of recorded taxa during the course - each student is responsible for a given taxonomical groups, which are studied at visited sites
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: in blocks.
Note related to how often the course is taught: 5 dní.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: 5D.
Information on course enrolment limitations: Toto terénní cvičení je určeno pouze pro studenty mgr. stupn2 studia; ostatní pouze po dohodě s vyučujícími.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2008 - for the purpose of the accreditation, Spring 2011 - only for the accreditation, Spring 2003, Spring 2004, Spring 2005, Spring 2006, Spring 2007, Spring 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, spring 2012 - acreditation, Spring 2013, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, spring 2018, Autumn 2018, Spring 2019, Autumn 2019, Spring 2020.
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