Course: Human Geography

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Course title Human Geography
Course code KGE/HGE
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 2
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
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
Lecturer(s)
  • Drápela Emil, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
1 Thinking gegoraphically 2 Population 3 Migration 4 Religion 5 Political and economical geography, example of Argentina at beginning of 21th centrury 6 Development 7 Agriculture 8 Industry 9 Services 10Urbanization

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monological explanation (lecture, presentation,briefing)
  • Class attendance - 28 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Students understand basic themes of human geography, they understand spatial features of social, economical, political and cultural qualities
Students are able to study human geographical themes in English and discuss them.
Prerequisites
basic knowledges of human geography

Assessment methods and criteria
Didactic test

Written test with minimum of pass rate - 70 per cent.
Recommended literature
  • Rubenstein, J.M. The Cultural Landscape. The Introduction to Human Geography.. New Jersey, 2005. ISBN 0-13-142939-6.
  • Vávra, J. Argentina. Vývoj ke krizi na začátku 21. století, z ekonomického, sociálního a politického hlediska. Liberec, 2003. ISBN 80-7083-773-X.


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 (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Winter
Faculty of Science, Humanities and Education Teacher training for lower-secondary school. Subject - Geography (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Winter
Faculty of Science, Humanities and Education Teacher training for lower-secondary school. Subject - Geography (15) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Winter
Faculty of Science, Humanities and Education Teacher training for lower-secondary school. Subject - Geography (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Winter
Faculty of Science, Humanities and Education Teacher training for lower-secondary school. Subject - Geography (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Winter