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STUDY PLANS
2018/2019

History of Railway

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Code Completion Credits Range Language
15Y1DZ KZ 2 2+0 Czech
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Department of Languages and Humanities
Synopsis:

Horse-drawn railways, steam railways, railway network development in the 2nd half of 19th century, regional railways epoch, railways of the „First Republic“, electric traction, World War II railways, railway development in the 2nd half of 20th century, high-speed railway origins, railway lines closing, important long-distance train connections, railway lines construction, railway accidents, railway junctions. Excursions and projections.

Requirements:

No prerequisites.

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Study Objective:

The goal of the course is identification with railway network development in the Czech Republic. Historical context is necessary for understanding contemporary railways - their advantages and disadvantages.

Study materials:

Krejčiřík M.: Česká nádraží I. - IV., VDL Praha 2003 - 2014

Krejčiřík M.: Po stopách našich železnic, NADAS 1991

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Data valid to 2019-08-18
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