Course: Geology and environtment

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Course title Geology and environtment
Course code KPV/3GEO1
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson + Seminary
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 unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Blažková Miroslava, doc. RNDr. Ph.D.
  • Pokorný Richard, Ing. DiS.
Course content
1. Geological environment 2. Planet of Earth 3. Lithosphere 4. Stratigraphy and its lows, and tectonics 5. Mineralogy 6. Petrology 7. Historical geology 8. Regional geology 9. Quarteary 10. Mineral resources - deposits 11. Geotechnic 12. Geological aktivity of the man 13. Old mines and protection of significant geological sites 14. Geological legislation

Learning activities and teaching methods
Learning outcomes
Geology is a basic science in the field of environment. The focus of the subject is to collect the essential knowledge in geology including its terminology. It studies the rise , development and building of the Earth, the lithosphere, it´s composition and geological actions, which pass through and create the relief. Geological environment as one of most important ecosystems, is the key topic. Another part of the course is information about geological legislation and institutions dealing with geological topics.


Assessment methods and criteria
Recommended literature
  • Blažková, M. Geologie a životní prostředí. MŽP CR 1996.. 1996.
  • BLAŽKOVÁ,M. Environmentální geologie - přednášky 2007.
  • Blažková,M. Geologie A Žp - E-Learning, www.Fzp.Ujep.Cz 2005.
  • Kachlík,V.,Chlupáč.I. Základy Geologie A Historické Geologie,1996.
  • Kimberley, M.,Kimberlay, S. TheDynamic Earth an introduction to physical geology,USA 1992.
  • Kulal Z., Reichmann F. Horninové prostředí České republiky, jeho stav a ochrana. 2000.
  • www stránky.á encyklopedie 2007 - on line.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Environment Environmental Protection (C_3) Ecology and environmental protection 1 Summer