Course: Geographic practise and projects

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Course title Geographic practise and projects
Course code KGE/GCP
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course not specified
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
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
  • Vávra Jaroslav, RNDr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Introduction into project based learning 2. History of project based learning in other countries 3. History of project based learning in the Czech Republic 4. Stadium of preparing project based learning 5. Stadium of realization of project based learning 6. Evaluation and reflection 7. Analysis of geographical themes of project based learning 8. Presentation of project based learning 9. Learn about project based learning of themes abroad and how to cooperate

Learning activities and teaching methods
  • Class attendance - 70 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Orientation of the subject is activity of students and bring them into school geographical education and knowing pupils competencies. Example US "Geography for Life). Students prepare and present their preparations for pupils, for classroom activities, for field-trips. They will prepare simple geographical project with integrated character. They learn evaluation.
Teaching and learning of geography at primary school
Basic geographical knowledge of comprehensive school and basic knowledge of physiography and human geography

Assessment methods and criteria
Presentation of artistic and creative activities

Students are able to propare and manage educational projects (Liberec place).
Recommended literature
  • Schválená verze Rámcového vzdělávací program pro základní vzdělávání. VÚP Praha. RVP ZV byl schválen 31. 8. 2004 a uveřejněn ve Věstníku MŠMT, sešit 1/2005, str. 31 ? 108. (ZDE, 15.8.2005).
  • Kalhous, Z.; Obst. O. a kol. Školní didaktika.. Praha, 2002. ISBN 80-7178-253-X.
  • Kühnlová, H. Kapitoly z didaktiky geografie.. Praha, 1999. ISBN 80-7184-995-2.
  • Petty, G. Moderní vyučování.. Praha, 1996. ISBN 80-7178-681-0.

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