PřF:Bi6662 Geobotany project 1 - Course Information
Bi6662 Geobotany project 1Faculty of Science
- Extent and Intensity
- 0/0/0. 3 credit(s) (fasci plus compl plus > 4). Type of Completion: z (credit).
- Ing. Jiří Danihelka, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
prof. RNDr. Milan Chytrý, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
- Guaranteed by
- prof. RNDr. Milan Chytrý, Ph.D.
Department of Botany and Zoology - Biology Section - Faculty of Science
Contact Person: prof. RNDr. Milan Chytrý, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Botany and Zoology - Biology Section - Faculty of Science
Previous knowledge of basic methods of vegetation sampling in the field, a strong personal motivation for botanical fieldwork and willingness to do more than prescribed by standard curricula.
- Course Enrolment Limitations
- The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
- fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
- Course objectives
- Through a scientific project to learn methods of vegetation survey from planning and own field data collection to sample processing, and to prepare data for analysis in the subject Geobotanical Project 2.
- Learning outcomes
- Students will be able to:
- plan vegetation sampling in the field
- conduct field vegetation survey
- prepare the collected data and materials so that they can be used for further analysis
- Study of literature and maps.
- Planning of field data sampling.
- Vegetation sampling on a field expedition abroad.
- Processing of obtained materials and data for further analysis.
- Teaching methods
- One-time seminar and several-day field trip with vegetation sampling.
- Assessment methods
- Credit for active fieldwork.
- Language of instruction
- 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: 7D.
Information on course enrolment limitations: zápis výhradně po schválení učitelem
- Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
- Teacher's information
- The fieldwork will take place in the Republic of Montenegro on 10-18 May 2020. It is assumed that the graduates of this course will enrol in the course Geobotanical Project 2 in the following autumn semester, where we will identify herbarium specimens, analyze data obtained in the field and write a research article.