Course syllabus Z15-0038-B - Garden Floriculture (FZKI - WS 2017/2018)

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University: Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty of Horticulture and Landscape Engineering
Course unit code: Z15-0038-B
Course unit title:
Garden Floriculture
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

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Level of study: 1.
Prerequisites for registration:
Assesment methods :
Credit: requirements the range of herbs
Exam: witten test

For the evaluation A must be obtained at least 93 points, for the evaluation B at least 86 points, for the evaluation C at least 79 points, for the evaluation D at least 72 points and for the evaluation E at least 64 points. Student receives credit for the subject in the case of evaluation mark from A to E.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
After completion of the subject the student understands the issue of sorting herbs in eco-growing groups, is able to solve the selection of herbs in different types of plantings in requirements for planting, is able to apply knowledge the practical distinguishing and identifying assortment of herbs, is able to analyse the varietal assortment of herbs according to published reviews varietal selections.
Course contents:
Circumstantial learning assortment of herbs used in garden and landscape design. Characteristic core group of herbs: annuals, perennials, bulbous and corm plants, ferns, grasses, etc.. Origin and characteristics of individual genera and species of plants. Evaluation of cultivars assortment. Requirements of individual groups on garden habitats.
Recommended or required reading:
Hansen, R., Stahl, F.: 1996. Perennials and Their Garden Habitats. Cambirdge: Cambridge University Press. 450 s. ISBN -13: 9780521351942
Machovec, J., Jakábová A.: Sadovnicke kvetinárstvo. Nitra VES. 2006 241 s.

Language of instruction: Slovak, English
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 192

6,3 %
9,4 %
17,7 %
21,9 %40,6 %4,1 %
Name of lecturer(s):
doc. Ing. Dagmar Hillová, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
Ing. Viera Šajbidorová, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
Last modification:
23. 1. 2017
Supervisor: doc. Ing. Dagmar Hillová, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Helena Barošková on 01/23/2017.

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