Course: Geography in Homeland Study

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Course title Geography in Homeland Study
Course code KGE/ZEMP
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 2
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
  • Severýnová Popková Klára, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Lectures 1. Entrance to the subejcts, geographical education 2. Natural diversity 3. Home, my place 4. People and time 5. Where I am? Please, tell me the way ? 6. Sustainble developlent 7. Fieldtrips

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monological explanation (lecture, presentation,briefing)
  • Class attendance - 28 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The subject is based on Czech Curriculum for Czech Basic Schools, educational field People and Their Worlds. It focused on Educational themes Place where we live; People around us; Natural Diversity. Student are trained in learning and teaching of geography in classrooms where pupils of 6 and 10 yrs old.
students understand and evaluate themes examined in subject
encopassment of grammar school geography

Assessment methods and criteria
Didactic test

Active participation in practice, elaboration of semestral work, successful graduation in test. Details on the first practice.
Recommended literature
  • CORN, J. Geography: Ages 7 to 9 (Primary Foundations S.). 2000. ISBN 0439018005.
  • GARNER, W.; JACKSON, E. Geography: 9 to 11 Years (Primary Foundations S.). 2000. ISBN 0439017939.
  • KÜHNLOVÁ, H. Tady jsem doma aneb poznej dobře svoje bydliště. Praha, 1998. ISBN 80-86237-02-8.
  • KÜHNLOVÁ, H. Život v našem regionu. Pracovní učebnice pro základní školy a víceletá gymnázia. 2007. ISBN 978-80-7238-489-1.

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 Primary School pupils (aged 6-11) (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 4 Winter