Course: Regional Development

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Course title Regional Development
Course code KGE/RGR
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 6
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
  • Böhm Hynek, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Details on: <a href="" target="blank" title="katedra geografie">e-learning portal of Department o Geography</a>.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monological explanation (lecture, presentation,briefing), Dialogue metods(conversation,discussion,brainstorming), Self-study (text study, reading, problematic tasks, practical tasks, experiments, research, written assignments), Written assignment presentation and defence
Learning outcomes
Main theories, tools and documents of regional development. Practice of regional development and regional policy in European Union and the Czech Republic. Strategies and programmes of regional development on different spatial levels with samples.
students understand and evaluate themes examined in subject

Assessment methods and criteria
Written exam, Didactic test, Oral presentation of self-study, Written assignment

Credit: Active participation in practice, elaboration of semestral work, presentation, successful graduation in tests. Details on the first practice. Exam: written
Recommended literature
  • [2] Program rozvoje kraje (metodická příručka), 3. verze. Praha, 2009.
  • [1] BLAŽEK, J.; UHLÍŘ, D. Teorie regionálního rozvoje, nástin, kritika, klasifikace.. Praha, 2011. ISBN 80-246-0384-5.
  • [1] MAIER, G., TÖDTLING, F. Regionálna a urbanistická ekonomika 2 : regionálny rozvoj a regionálna politika. Bratislava, 1998.
  • [2] KREJČÍ T., J., KLUSÁČEK, P., KONEČNÝ, O., RUDA, A. Regionální rozvoj: teorie, aplikace, regionalizace. Praha, 2010. ISBN 978-80-7375-414-3.
  • [3] Kol. Strategie regionálního rozvoje České republiky. Praha, 2006.
  • [3] RAJČÁKOVÁ, E. Regionálny rozvoj a regionálna politika. Bratislava, 2005. ISBN 80-223-2038-2.
  • [4] WOKOUN, R. a kol. Regionální rozvoj a jeho management v České republice. Praha, 2007. ISBN 978-80-245-1301-0.
  • [4] WOKOUN, R. et al. Regionální rozvoj: východiska regionálního rozvoje, regionální politika, teorie, strategie a programování. Praha, 2008. ISBN 978-80-7201-699-0.

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