Course: Geography collapse of the West

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Course title Geography collapse of the West
Course code KGE/GKZ
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements Course does not contain work placement
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Murgaš František, RNDr. Ph.D.
Course content
unspecified

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monological explanation (lecture, presentation,briefing), Self-study (text study, reading, problematic tasks, practical tasks, experiments, research, written assignments)
  • Class attendance - 42 hours per semester
  • Presentation preparation (report) - 8 hours per semester
  • Semestral paper - 14 hours per semester
  • Home preparation for classes - 28 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Framing the contemporary social and economic development in the development of Western civilization. Western civilization as one of the great human civilizations, the reasons for its success. A shift in focus of world social and economic processes in non-European space and its consequences. The problem of irreversibility decline of the West.

Prerequisites
unspecified

Assessment methods and criteria
Student's performance analysis, Systematické pozorování studenta

Recommended literature
  • BÁRTA, M., KOVÁŘ, M. Kolaps a regenerace: Cesty civilizací a kultur. Minulost, současnost a budoucnost komplexních společností..
  • BÁRTA, M. POKORNÝ, P. Civilizace a dějiny.
  • BÁRTA, M., T. TUREČEK, T. Kolaps neznamená konec.
  • FERGUSON, N. Civilizace. Západ a zbytek světa.
  • NOVÁČEK, P. Od Noemovy archy k Titaniku a zase zpátky.


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 Applied Geography (17) Geography courses 3 Summer