Course: Terrain geographic expedition

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Course title Terrain geographic expedition
Course code KAP/TGE
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements Course does not contain work placement
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
Lecturer(s)
  • Šmída Jiří, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Students will receive a field work objectives and instructions for carrying out spatial investigation. They present collected data and subsequent evaluation, the results defend.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Self-study (text study, reading, problematic tasks, practical tasks, experiments, research, written assignments), Project teaching, Demonstration of student skills
  • Class attendance - 40 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Complex geographical expedition takes place outside the Liberec Region. The expedition is focused on geographical education. The objective is the study of geographic area based on previous studies of basic geographic disciplines. During the expedition will visit a local school where they learn about the possibilities of geographical education.
Field data collection and the processing by the GIS methods Using GPS for project-based learning Study of processes in the karst terrain Organisation of the school geographical expeditions
Prerequisites
Knowledge of basic geography disciplines

Assessment methods and criteria
Practical demonstration of acquired skills, Presentation of student research activity

Active participation on fieldwork, presentation of group work
Recommended literature
  • Eduard Hofmann a kol. Integrované terénní vyučování. 2003. ISBN 80-7315-054-9.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Science, Humanities and Education Teacher training for lower-secondary school. Subject - Geography (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Summer
Faculty of Science, Humanities and Education Teacher training for lower-secondary school. Subject - Geography (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Summer
Faculty of Science, Humanities and Education Teacher training for lower-secondary school. Subject - Geography (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Summer
Faculty of Science, Humanities and Education Teacher training for lower-secondary school. Subject - Geography (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Summer
Faculty of Science, Humanities and Education Teacher training for lower-secondary school. Subject - Geography (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Summer