Course: Field Trip in Geology 2

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Course title Field Trip in Geology 2
Course code KGE/TERC2
Organizational form of instruction Field Exercise
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Bábek Ondřej, prof. Mgr. Dr.
  • Lehotský Tomáš, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Field excursion in historical geology. Study of geological formations on the territory of the Bohemian Massif. Stratigraphically important localities, minerals, rocks, fossils, structural and tectonic features, relation to higher lithostratigraphical and biostratigraphical units and complexes.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training), Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming), Observation
  • Excursion - 50 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Field excursion in historical geology.
The students will: - acquire field knowledge of the geological formations on the territory of the Bohemian Massif - be able to describe stratigraphically important localities, their structural and tectonic features, rock and fossil records - relate them to higher lithostratigraphic and biostratigraphic units
Knowledge of historical geology, regional geology of Czech Republic and geological mapping.
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Assessment methods and criteria
Oral exam

Passed prerequisite course, 5 days active presence, submission of written and material field documentation, corresponding knowledge
Recommended literature
  • Chlupáč, I. (1999). Vycházky za geologickou minulostí Prahy a okolí. Academia Praha.
  • Řehoř, F. - Řehořová, M. - Vašíček, Z. (1978). Za zkamenělinami Severní Moravy. Ostrava.
  • Zimák, J. a kol. (1995). Průvodce ke geologickým exkurzím. Střední a severní Morava, Slezsko. Olomouc.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Science Geology and Environmental Protection for Education (2015) Geology courses 3 Summer