Z0104 Regional policy and development

Faculty of Science
Autumn 2019
Extent and Intensity
2/1/0. 5 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
RNDr. Jakub Trojan, MSc, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. RNDr. Milan Jeřábek, Ph.D. (assistant)
Guaranteed by
doc. RNDr. Milan Jeřábek, Ph.D.
Department of Geography - Earth Sciences Section - Faculty of Science
Contact Person: RNDr. Jakub Trojan, MSc, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Geography - Earth Sciences Section - Faculty of Science
Wed 17:00–18:50 Z4,02028
  • Timetable of Seminar Groups:
Z0104/01: Wed 19:00–19:50 Z4,02028, J. Trojan
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 15 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 13/15, only registered: 0/15
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
there are 12 fields of study the course is directly associated with, display
Course objectives
Students will acquire the knowledge regarding the basic principles and the basis of regional development concept and regional policy and their application in the Czech Republic and the European Union. The main aim of the course is the introduction to and discussion of methodological and economical starting points of the regional development and regional policy concepts.
Learning outcomes
Student completing the course will be able to understand:
- philosphical, historical, methodological and economic foundations of regional development;
- theories of regional development and approaches applied in regional policy;
- issues and methods of strategic planning of regional development and regional policy of Europen Union.
  • Lecture synopsis:
  • 1. introductory lecture
  • 2. regional development - introduction to the concept
  • 3. regional development - theoretical basis 1
  • 4. regional development - theoretical basis 2
  • 5. current state of the regional development problematics
  • 6. regional policy - introduction to the concept
  • 7. regional policy - development of the concept
  • 8. regional policy - strategical regional planning
  • 9. regional policy in EU
  • BLAŽEK, Jiří and David UHLÍŘ. Teorie regionálního rozvoje : nástin, kritika, klasifikace. Vyd. 1. V Praze: Univerzita Karlova, 2002. 211 s. ISBN 8024603845. info
  • Regionálny rozvoj a regionálna politika. Edited by Eva Rajčáková. 1. vyd. Bratislava: Univerzita Komenského, 2005. 119 s. ISBN 8022320382. info
  • BERMAN, N. 1994. Strategické plánování lokálního rozvoje. Praha : Barents Group, 1994
  • Wokoun, R., a kol.: Regionální politika a rozvoj v České republice. MMR ČR Praha, 1998
  • CIHELKOVÁ, Eva. Evropská integrace - Evropská unie. Edited by Jaroslav Jakš. Vyd. 1. V Praze: Oeconomica, 2004. xvii, 377. ISBN 8024508540. info
Teaching methods
lectures, individual and group projects and presentations, presentations by students, class discussion
Assessment methods
lecture, seminary, seminary project (evaluated by the seminar tutor and the lecturer), oral and written exam
Language of instruction
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2007 - for the purpose of the accreditation, Autumn 1999, Autumn 2010 - only for the accreditation, Autumn 2000, Autumn 2001, Autumn 2002, Autumn 2003, Autumn 2004, Autumn 2005, Autumn 2006, Autumn 2007, Autumn 2008, Autumn 2009, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2011 - acreditation, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, autumn 2017, Autumn 2018, Autumn 2020.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Autumn 2019, recent)
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