Course: Survival Course

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Course title Survival Course
Course code KTV/4076
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 1
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Hnízdil Jan, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Louka Oto, PaedDr. CSc.
  • Kostínek Jiří, Mgr.
Course content
survive in unknown (mo man) land - 4 days

Learning activities and teaching methods
unspecified, unspecified, unspecified, unspecified
  • unspecified - 96 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The aim and content of the course is to master the skills that relate to the issue of survival in a natural environment without assistance and with only basic equipment. Students should master the construction of emergency shelter, providing food and drink from natural sources, if necessary, the use of natural materials for first aid techniques of hunting and fishing, etc. Before the course all participants will be trained within a theoretical lessons will get information possible risks. In case of emergency will be able to use the means of communication. At the end of the course will be a reflection of experiences with the subsequent analysis of all events and their solutions.
The students will improve their knowledge and skill from the range of resitance and survival. They can navigate while being in unknown area. They can recognize the affection sleep of mental deprivation. They can cope with extreme physical load.

Assessment methods and criteria
Active participation during the course. Written reflexion from the course. PPT presentation and panel discussion.
Recommended literature
  • HOŠEK, V. Psychologie odolnosti.Praha: UK, 1999. Praha: UK, 1999.
  • Pavlíček. Člověk v drsné přírodě. Praha: Olympia, 1987.
  • STILWELL, A. Jak přežít.. Praha: Svojtka, 2002.
  • Wilson. Jak se orientovat a přežít v přírodě.. 2002.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Education Physical Education and Sport (A14) Physical education and sport 3 Summer
Faculty of Education Physical Education and Sport (A14) Physical education and sport 3 Summer