Course: Free-time Practical Activities

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Course title Free-time Practical Activities
Course code KPR/4026
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Janovec Jan, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
- Raw material, material, semi-finished product and product. Division of technical materials. Physical and mechanical properties of technical materials. Trends in the use of technical materials. - Ferrous metals. Production of pig iron and steel. History and use of ferrous metals. Non-ferrous metals, their history and use. Metal semi-finished products. - Work with metal semi-finished products. Wire. Metal product. - Wood and its processing. Types of wood. Wood semi-finished products. Agglomerated wood materials. - Working techniques for working with wood semifinished products. Vroubořez. Wood product. - Plastics, casting and modeling materials, history and principles of their production. Distribution of plastics. Properties of plastics. Ecological aspects of the use of plastics. - Technology of working with plastics. Plastic, casting or modeling material. - Textile materials. Division and processing of textile fibers. Woven and nonwovens. Types and uses of textiles. - Working techniques for working with textiles. Work with flat and length textiles. Textile product. - Paper. History and Present of Paper Production. Types and sizes of papers. - Paper construction work. Paper models. - Tiny and natural material. Regular articles and their production. - Work with small natural material. Advent wreath.

Learning activities and teaching methods
unspecified, unspecified, unspecified, unspecified
Learning outcomes
The course is focused on practical activities, which are very popular among the disadvantaged persons. Introduction of the course is aimed to the general properties of technical materials and their distribution. Furthermore, the course is focused on the basic types of technical materials with emphasis on their application in practical activities. Important are seminars dedicated to the manufacture of products where the emphasis is placed not only on the theoretical mastery of subject matter but also for its practical application.

The subject requires no specific prerequisites.

Assessment methods and criteria
Elaboration of seminar papers. Basic knowledge of the subject (lectures, self-study, literature reading). Study of Moodle e-learning support and recommended literature.
Recommended literature
  • Barffová, U.; Burkhardtová, I. Velká kniha pro malé mistry I a II. Praha: IKAR, 1996.
  • HONZÍKOVÁ, J. Pracovní činnosti na 1. st. ZŠ. Plzeň: ZČU, 2000.
  • JANOVEC, Jan. Technické materiály v primárním a preprimárním vzdělávání. Ústí nad Labem, 2013. ISBN 978-80-7414-596-4.
  • Stančík,L.,Dlask,J. Technické práce. Skriptum. PF, Ústí n. L.. 1989.

Study plans that include the course
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