Course: Field training in botany

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Course title Field training in botany
Course code BOT/FKB
Organizational form of instruction Course
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional, Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Trávníček Bohumil, doc. RNDr. Ph.D.
  • Duchoslav Martin, RNDr. Ph.D.
Course content
One-week field training in botany is organized by the Czech Botanical Society over summer holidays.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming), Demonstration
Learning outcomes
Practical course in field botany at the area of the Czech Republic or Slovakia.
Student should be able to (after attending the course): - Determine the most important plant species of Czechia (i.e. phytogeographically, ecologically or taxonomically important). - Use determination keys in plant identification. - Explain elementary taxonomic, ecologic and phytogeographic characteristics of major central-European plants.

Assessment methods and criteria

Certification concerning attendance on the course will be sufficient for the credit conferment.
Recommended literature
  • Kubát K. (ed.). (2002). Klíč ke květeně České republiky. Academia, Praha.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Science Teaching Training in Biology for Secondary Schools (2015) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Summer
Faculty of Science Botany (2015) Biology courses 1 Summer