Study programmes / B-ARB Arboristics / Arboristics Construction
Course code:STPA
Course title in language of instruction:Stavitelství pro arbotistiku
Course title in Czech:Stavitelství pro arboristiku
Course title in English:Arboristics Construction
Mode of completion and number of credits:Exam (4 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes:full-time, 2/2; part-time, 19/0
(full-time, hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week; part-time, lectures per period / seminars per period)
Language of instruction:Czech
Level of course:bachelor; master; master continuing
Semester:SS 2018/2019 - FFWT
Name of lecturer:Ing. Pavla Kotásková, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
prof. Dr. Ing. Miloslav Šlezingr (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor)
Aims of the course:Basic knowledge in the field of construction in relation to teaching and subsequent application field Arboristika. We focus primarily on small structures in the landscape, landscaping, minor renovations.
Course contents:
1.Basic parameters of simple structures and materials related to the garden (a park) modifications (allowance 3/4)
a.Building materials - stone, wood, concrete
b.Project garden architectural solutions - ways of drawing
c.Buildings associated with garden (a park) modifications - bridges and footbridges

2.Simple construction related to the garden (a park) modifications and implementation of landscaping (allowance 3/4)
a.paved areas - roads
b.stairs, wall
c.information boards, trash cans, outdoor furniture, pergolas, gazebos
d.a children's playground, fencing

3.Revitalization flow - basic information, revitalizing elements (allowance 3/3)
4.Of vegetation water flow (allowance 3/3)
5.Building Act and related regulations (allowance 2/0)

Learning outcomes and competences:
Generic competences:
-basic computing skills
-capacity to learn
-designing and managing projects
-skilled at utilizing and processing information

Specific competences:
-Ability to design a suitable material of construction for buildings and garden elements related to (a park) modifications
-Competence to use the AutoCAD software for the project documentation.
-Knowledge of AutoCAD software.
-Knowledge of ecological needs of woody species
-Skills to process drawings in digital form.
-The ability of orientation in drawings garden architectural design
-The ability to work in terrain

Type of course unit:required
Year of study:Not applicable - the subject could be chosen at anytime during the course of the programme.
Work placement:There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.
Recommended study modules:none
Assessment methods:Test - in the form of a written and oral Credit (admission to the examination) requires submission of sub-tasks defined in the exercises. will include processing sub-field monitoring, aimed at small structures and assess their integration into the landscape.
Learning activities and study load (hours of study load)
Type of teaching methodDaily attendanceCombined form
Direct teaching
     lecture24 h24 h
     practice24 h0 h
     field work30 h54 h
     preparation for exam34 h34 h
Total112 h112 h

Basic reading list
  • KOTÁSKOVÁ, P. Krajinné stavitelství pro rekreační využití. 1st ed. Brno: Mendelova zemědělská a lesnická univerzita v Brně, 2009. 79 p. ISBN 978-80-7375-342-9.
  • ŠLEZINGR, M. Funkce vegetačního doprovodu toku v lesní trati. In Chřiby-krajina, les, voda. 1st ed. Brno: MZLU, 2009, p. 64--70. ISBN 978-80-7375-341-2.
  • ŠLEZINGR, M. Revitalizace toků. 1st ed. Brno: VUTIUM Brno, 2010. 256 p. 1. ISBN 978-80-214-3942-9.
  • ŠLEZINGR, M. Revitalizace toků: příspěvek k problematice úprav vodních toků. 1st ed. Brno: VUTIUM, 2010. 255 p. ISBN 978-80-214-3942-9.
  • FIALOVÁ, J. -- SCHNEIDER, J. -- ŠLEZINGR, M. -- KUPEC, P. -- PSOTOVÁ, H. -- DOMOKOŠOVÁ, K. Revitalizace v krajině. , version 1. [CD-ROM]. Mendelu v Brně. 2010. ISBN 978-80-7375-373-3.
  • ČSN EN ISO 11091 Výkresy pozemních staveb - Kreslení zahradních úprav. Praha: Český normalizační institut, 2000. 16 p.
  • Stavební zákon s komentářem pro praxi. 1st ed. Praha: Grada, 2013. 768 p. ISBN 978-80-247-3865-9.
  • ADÁMEK, J. -- KOUKAL, J. -- NOVOTNÝ, B. Stavební materiály. Brno: Akademické nakladatelství CERM, 1997. 205 p. ISBN 80-214-0631-3.
Recommended reading list
  • HÁJEK, V. Upravujeme zahradu. 1st ed. Praha: Grada, 1995. 87 p. Profi & hobby ;. ISBN 80-7169-063-5.
  • Pozemní stavitelství: drobná architektura. 3rd ed. Praha: Vydavatelství ČVUT, 2003. 82 p. ISBN 80-01-02749-X.
  • HÁJEK, V. Upravujeme zahradu III: malá zahradní architektura. 104 p. Profi & hobby ;. ISBN 80-247-0172-3.
  • HÁJEK, V. Upravujeme zahradu. 1st ed. Praha: Grada, 1996. 73 p. Profi & hobby ;. ISBN 80-7169-060-0.
  • KUPEC, P. -- SCHNEIDER, J. -- ŠLEZINGR, M. Revitalizace v krajině. Brno: MZLU v Brně, 2009. 120 p.
  • SVOBODA, L. et al. Stavební hmoty. 2nd ed. Bratislava: Jaga, 2007. 400 p. ISBN 978-80-8076-057-1.