Study programmes / C-AS Agricultural Specialization
Programme: C-AS Agricultural Specialization
Field of study: C-AS-AE Agroecology
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:Agroecology focuses on applying ecological and environmental principles to agricultural land cultivation and on cultivating the rural landscape within the bounds of sustainable development.
Key learning outcomes: Graduates understand atmospheric processes related to growth and development of plants as well as the ability to analyze and rationally influence cycle of nutrients in the agriculture land.
They have ability to conceptually solve waste minimization in context of the environmental management systems together with the ability of orientation in environmental legislation.
They will have capability of orientation in water management problems and rural renewal problems.
They have ability to proceed in addressing the legal issues in practice in accordance with the legislation.
Graduates have professional knowledge within discipline of irrigation, drainage, and ground arrangement.
Graduates have ability for spatial data processing and obtaining the knowledge’s of basic breeding technique and technology principles in important kinds of farm animals will close the complete view of the discipline.
Occupational profile:The graduates are able to find jobs in the state and regional administration bodies, in departmental institutions and project organisations focused on landscape and territorial planning, complex land utilisation, erosion control, and on revitalisation of water systems.
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. Dr. Ing. Milada Šťastná

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
ENETEnvironmental EthicsExam5
CHZ-AEFarm Animal Husbandry 1Exam5
KRAEK1Landscape Ecology 1Exam7
USPV1Sustainable consumption and production 1Exam5
2nd semester
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
ZUZMunicipal Greenery ManagementExam5
KOMOS1Municipal Waste and Landfilling 1Exam6
OCHRRPlant ProtectionExam5
PRAXDVocational Practice (4 weeks)Fulfillment of requirements4
3rd semester
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
ESSLEcosystem ServicesExam5
TREKGrassland EcosystemsExam5
MNDOManagement skillsExam4
RYBUNPonds and Small ReservoirsExam6
SARERemediation and ReclamationExam6
4th semester
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
DPDiploma thesisFulfillment of requirements20
LESNForestry and forest functionsExam5
OBNVENRenewal of CountrysideExam6
VODHVWater ManagementExam6
Groups of courses for the entire plan
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of elective courses (necessary to accomplish min. 2 cours.)
AGRT2Agrotourism and horse breedingExam5
VDEKTAquatic ecotoxicologyExam4
ZMKLIMClimate ChangeExam5
ESCHZEcology systems of Animal ProductionExam5
PZKOGrowing and Processing of SpicesExam6
MANOHManagement in Waste TreatmentExam5
MZASNutrition Management in AgroecosystemExam5
EKZOrganic AgricultureExam5