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Faculty Faculty of Science (PRF)
Study programme Geography (N1301)
Branch of study Regional Geography (1301T012/00 - 2015)
Level of acquired qualification Postgraduate Master
Form of study Full-time
Standard length of study 2 years
Number of ECTS credits 120
Qualification awarded Master (Mgr.)
Access to further studies Doctoral study programme  
Type of completion State Final Exam, Master's Thesis Defense
Study and Examination Code URL
Faculty coordinator for international students unspecified
Key learning outcomes Graduates prove knowledge and understanding of theoretical basis needed for processing of more demanding regional geographical projects and the possibility of variable application of theoretical knowledge. Their existing analytical skills are substantially supplemented by synthetic approaches and effort for generalisation of studied and researched issues. Acquired knowledge is extended at the application level (field work and practice in regional geography). They are able to work in team, process and present adequately results of their work, use information technologies including GIS.
Specific admission requirements unspecified
Specific provisions for recognition of prior learning unspecified
Qualification requirements and regulations 120 ECTS credits, passing the state final exam, defending Diploma's thesis
Profile of the programme academical
Occupational profiles of graduates with examples Graduates of master study programme in regional geography acquire detailed knowledge in selected sections of regional geography, they are theoretically and practically prepared to assess fields of regional differentiation of society and its environment. They have a skill to cooperate with specialists from other disciplines (urbanists, economists, sociologists, environmentalists, demographers or specialists in tourism or transport). Graduates are competent in the following segments of the labour market: specialised departments of state and self-government administration at municipal, regional and state level; non-governmental project, consulting agencies aimed at the creation of strategic plans and services related to the proposal of effective spatial localisations etc.; research institutions and universities; international, European, supranational institutions and organisations aimed at regional, social, economic or environmental problems and at the issue of spatial interactions.
Branch of study guarantor Szczyrba Zdeněk, doc. RNDr. Ph.D.
Course list by year of study and semester
1. year 2. year Undetermined year
Winter Summer Winter Summer Winter Summer
KGG/ENVG (3)
KGG/PRAN (3)
KGG/UPU (5)
KGG/MEMP (5)
Sum of ECTS credits
for compulsory courses 16
Student chooses optional courses so that the number of ECTS credits for optional courses totals: 14.
KGG/DSRG1 (10)
KGG/RGREG (5)
KGG/EUROP (5)
MRS/PUR (4)
KGG/OPRGE (3)
KGG/RRPX (4)
Sum of ECTS credits
for compulsory courses 31
The student can choose the courses from the following course offer beyond their study obligations.
KGG/RECR (5)
KGG/POSS (3)
KGG/DSRG2 (10)
KGG/PPRR (5)
Sum of ECTS credits
for compulsory courses 23
Student chooses optional courses so that the number of ECTS credits for optional courses totals: 7.
KGG/DSRG3 (10)
Sum of ECTS credits
for compulsory courses 10
Student chooses optional courses so that the number of ECTS credits for optional courses totals: 20
Sum of ECTS credits
for compulsory courses 0
From the following group of courses and from the list of optional courses student has to register for sufficient number of courses so that the sum of their ECTS credits is 30
KGG/PID (4)
PRF/ZPS2 (6)
KGG/CLIC (4)
PRF/ZPS3 (12)
KGG/EEI (4)
PRF/ZPS1 (2)
KGG/SPRG (1)
KGG/BYT (4)
KGG/RIS (4)
KGG/SRGCE (4)
KGG/RGPOL (3)
KGG/SEEG (3)
KGG/EHCRE (4)
KGG/PPV (4)
KGG/VOHOS (3)
KGG/RGBAL (4)
KGG/RGAM (3)
KGG/SRAS (3)
KGG/RGBSV (3)
KGG/SRAM (3)
KGG/KBUD (3)
Sum of ECTS credits
for compulsory courses 0
From offered courses student has to register for sufficient number of courses so that the sum of their ECTS credits is 30 , recommended are:
KGG/PRACE (5)
KGG/GISG (3)
KGG/GIFG (3)
KGG/KOMPL (3)
KGG/PZOV (4)
KGG/PIAP (3)
KGG/EIA (3)
KGG/MAB (5)
KGG/RUR (4)
KGG/GEKMP (4)
MRS/PC (5)
KGG/RGSR (3)
KGG/RGDEU (3)
KGG/KRAJ2 (3)
KGG/ZGEX (6)
KGG/EKU (3)
KGG/REFOR (2)
KGG/STMAP (3)
KGG/CHINA (3)
KGG/SRAF (3)
KGG/RGSAF (3)
KGG/RGJVA (3)
Total 60 credits Total 60 credits Total 60 credits
Total 120 credits