Z0040 Geography of Europe

Faculty of Science
Spring 2017
Extent and Intensity
3/1/0. 6 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Teacher(s)
Mgr. Jarmila Burianová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. RNDr. Antonín Věžník, CSc. (lecturer)
Mgr. Alena Rýparová (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Adam Valík (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
prof. RNDr. Rudolf Brázdil, DrSc.
Department of Geography - Earth Sciences Section - Faculty of Science
Contact Person: doc. RNDr. Antonín Věžník, CSc.
Supplier department: Department of Geography - Earth Sciences Section - Faculty of Science
Timetable
Mon 20. 2. to Mon 22. 5. Tue 10:00–12:50 A,01026
  • Timetable of Seminar Groups:
Z0040/01: Mon 20. 2. to Mon 22. 5. Thu 16:00–16:50 Z3,02045, A. Rýparová, A. Valík
Z0040/02: Mon 20. 2. to Mon 22. 5. Mon 8:00–8:50 Z4,02028, A. Rýparová, A. Valík
Z0040/03: Mon 20. 2. to Mon 22. 5. Mon 12:00–12:50 Z5,02004, A. Rýparová, A. Valík
Prerequisites (in Czech)
PROGRAM ( N - GK ) || PROGRAM ( N - CH ) || PROGRAM ( N - BI ) || PROGRAM ( N - MA ) || KREDITY_MIN ( 60 )
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 75 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 1/75, only registered: 0/75
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
The aim of the course is to make students acquainted with the analyses of spatial organisation of socio-economic system of Europe. Basic geographic characteristics of space. Population and human settlements. Territorial structure of economy and structure of branches. Industry, Agriculture, Transport, Tourism and recreation in the European space. Main axis and regions of development - macroregions of Europe.
Learning outcomes
The aim of the course is to make students acquainted with the analyses of spatial organisation of socio-economic system of Europe. Basic geographic characteristics of space. Population and human settlements. Territorial structure of economy and structure of branches. Industry, Agriculture, Transport, Tourism and recreation in the European space. Main axis and regions of development - macroregions of Europe.
Syllabus
  • Physical geography of Europe.
  • Geographical boundaries of Europe against Asia, differnt conceptions. Population of Europe and superficy of Europe (with different possibilities in Russia). Structure of European population. Europe after the fall of bipolar model of the World.
  • Regional geography of European counties (inclusively European part of Russia, Slovakia, exclusively the Czech Republic).
Literature
    required literature
  • KRÁL, Václav. Fyzická geografie Evropy. Vyd. 1. Praha: Academia, 1999. 348 s. ISBN 8020006842. info
    recommended literature
  • KRÁL, Václav. Fyzická geografie Evropy. Vyd. 1. Praha: Academia, 1999. 348 s. ISBN 8020006842. info
  • NETOPIL, Rostislav, Ivan BIČÍK and Josef BRINKE. Geografie Evropy. 1. vyd. Praha: Státní pedagogické nakladatelství, 1989. 323 s. ISBN 8004224326. info
  • VITURKA, Milan, Stanislav ŘEHÁK and Michal VANČURA. Regionální geografie Evropy a ČR (Regional geography of the Europe and C.R.). 2. vydání. Brno: MU - ESF, 2004. 126 pp. ISBN 80-210-3504-8. info
    not specified
  • BIČÍK, Ivan. Regionální zeměpis světadílů :učebnice zeměpisu pro střední školy. 1. vyd. Praha: Nakladatelství České geografické společnosti, 2000. 137 s. ISBN 80-86034-43-7. info
Teaching methods
The basic Teaching methods are lectures, supplemented about contemporary methods such example e-learning. The course consists also homeworks of students to the actual subjects.
Assessment methods
Lectures are in the czech language. The test termination of this course is written tests from the Physical Geography and oral examination from Human geography of Europe.
Language of instruction
Czech
Further Comments
The course is taught once in two years.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2011 - only for the accreditation, Spring 2000, Spring 2001, Spring 2003, Spring 2005, Spring 2007, Spring 2009, Spring 2011, spring 2012 - acreditation, Spring 2013, Spring 2015, Spring 2019.
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