Study programmes / C-HE Horticultural Engineering
Programme: C-HE Horticultural Engineering
Field of study: C-HE-MAMHP Management of Horticulture Technology
Level of qualification:Master continuing
Mode of study: full-time
Qualification awarded:Master's degree
Specific admission requirements:Completed bachelor degree programme and entrance examination, if required.
Qualification requirements and regulations:Finished Bachelor's degree programme with bachelor diploma. Further information available here.
Specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning:There are no specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning. The recognition procedure of the university is guided by the Act No. 111/1998 on Higher Education Institutions and the university "Study and Examination Rules". Further information available here.
Profile of the programme:The objective of the linked-up the study modulus „Quality of Plant Food Sources“ of the MSc-study field „Management of horticultural technologies” is to educate experts for the domain of horticultural production and post-harvest technologies with an extended knowledge of management and marketing of plant food resources. This study field corresponds with current problems and needs to produce top-quality and safe foodstuffs under conditions of sustainable development. This study modulus further extends and deepens the knowledge of food industry technologies and lays emphasis on total quality management, methods of quality evaluation, food law systems and understanding of environmental aspects of horticultural production.
 
Key learning outcomes: Knowledge of quality management and food safety systems.
Orientation in the system of food and business law.
Orientation in food marketing and logistics.
Knowledge of quality parameters of plant food sources.
Knowledge of post-harvest technologies of plant food products.
Knowledge of food preservation.
Knowledge of chemical and sensory analysis of food.
Knowledge of food microbiology and instrumental separative methods.
Knowledge of professional terminology in one world language.
Capability of independent professional, creative and scientific work.
 
Occupational profile:Graduates will find jobs in manufacturing enterprises, processing businesses, storage facilities, beverage industry, supermarkets chains, marketing organisations of food commodities, and control laboratories of governmental authorities.
Graduation requirements:Min. 120 ECTS, state final exam, defence of the master's thesis.
Access to further studies:Successful graduates may proceed to doctoral study programme.
Examination regulations, assessment and grading:Further information available here.
Programme supervisor:prof. Ing. Robert Pokluda, Ph.D.

To obtain 60 ECTS credits per academic year, students should choose courses from any other study programme taught at the university.

 
1st semester
 
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
SRBBreeding of Plants and BiotechnologyExam4
MZPManagement of Horticultural CompaniesExam4
 
 A group of elective courses (necessary to accomplish min. 1 cours.)
JOTALanguage - Professional Terminology EnglishFulfillment of requirements1
JOTNSprache - Fachterminologie DeutschFulfillment of requirements1
 
2nd semester
 
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
PVPBusiness LawExam4
MAZPMarketing of Horticulture and Food IndustryExam5
 
 A group of required courses
PRXNPracticeFulfillment of requirements6
 
 A group of elective courses (necessary to accomplish min. 1 cours.)
JOTA2English - Professional Terminology 2Exam1
JOTN2German - Professional Terminology 2Exam1
 
3rd semester
 
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
PBMAdvanced Statistical MethodsExam3
APZAlternative Production in HorticultureExam4
ANLAnalytical LaboratoryFulfillment of requirements2
SRJQuality Management SystemsExam3
URZKSustainable Development of Agricultural LandscapeExam4
OLGTrade LogisticsExam4
 
4th semester
 
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
ZPEUBasics Of LawExam4
RLZHuman Resource ManagementExam6
 
 A group of required courses
DPDiploma ProjectFulfillment of requirements20
 
Groups of courses for the entire plan
 
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of optional courses (necessary to accomplish min. 0 crd.)
ARBTApplied Plant BiotechnologyExam6
PEUAssistance from EUExam5
LROZMedicinal plants in ornamental horticultureExam5
EKZPlant tissue cultures in horticultureExam4
PZBPractics From BiotechnologyFulfillment of requirements2
SOMSommelierFulfillment of requirements4
 
 A group of optional courses (necessary to accomplish min. 0 crd.)
ARBTApplied Plant BiotechnologyExam6
EOVOOrganic Fruit ProductionExam4
SMAStrategic Management for HFExam5
OTSTropical and Subtropical Fruit ProductionExam5

Track

MQFS Quality of plant food sources
 
1st semester
 
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
KOL1JColloquium I JRPZFulfillment of requirements2
URKCut Flower Post-stogareExam2
PINFood EngineeringExam4
MAPMethods of Food AnalysisExam4
OOTPackage and Packaging EquipmentFulfillment of requirements2
TLMTechnological Laboratories (Mgr.)Fulfillment of requirements2
TNNTechnology of Soft BeveragesExam4
 
2nd semester
 
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
KOL2JColloquium II JRPZFulfillment of requirements3
FETFermentation TechnologyExam4
PMZ2Food Microbiology for HF IIExam5
SOBSeminary of FieldFulfillment of requirements2
 
3rd semester
 
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
KOL3JColloquium III JRPZFulfillment of requirements3
MSAMethodology of sensory analysisFulfillment of requirements2
PTPostharvest TechnologyExam3
 
4th semester
 
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
VYCHuman nutritionExam3

VV Viticulture and Viniculture
 
1st semester
 
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
KBCHVBiochemistry in OenologyExam5
KVMBOenological MicrobiologyExam5
KKRJQualitology and control of quality p/tExam5
 
2nd semester
 
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
KPEUAssistance from EU p/tExam5
KMKVManagement of Quality in Viticulture p/tExam4
KSAV2Sensory Analysis of Wine II p/tExam5
 
3rd semester
 
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
KEVVEcological Viticulture and Winemaking p/tExam5
KMVVInternational Viticulture and Viniculture p/tExam5
KSRJQuality Management Systems p/tExam5
 
4th semester
 
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
KKL1VColloquium I VIN p/tFulfillment of requirements3

VV Viticulture and Viniculture
 
1st semester
 
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
BCHVBiochemistry in OenologyExam4
VIMOenological MicrobiologyExam5
KRJQualitology and control of qualityExam5
 
2nd semester
 
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
PEUAssistance from EUExam5
KOL1VColloquium I VINFulfillment of requirements2
MKVManagement of Quality in ViticultureExam4
SAV2Sensory Analysis of Wine IIExam3
 
3rd semester
 
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
KOL2VColloquium II VINFulfillment of requirements3
EVVEcological Viticulture and WinemakingExam3
MVVInternational Viticulture and VinicultureExam4
 
4th semester
 
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
KOL3VColloquium III VINFulfillment of requirements3