030-0583/01 – Natural Disasters and Coping with Them (PKJR)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Fire ProtectionCredits3
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Pavel Poledňák, PhD.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Pavel Poledňák, PhD.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year1Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2016/2017Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFBIIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
BER13 Ing. Šárka Bernatíková, Ph.D.
MAL282 Ing. Lenka Brumarová, Ph.D.
POL18 prof. Ing. Pavel Poledňák, PhD.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Graded credit 2+1
Combined Graded credit 6+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The subject is one of special subjects focused on obtaining the basic abilities and organizational skills necessary for coping with natural crisis situations and mastering the methods of prevention of these crisis situations. It provides basic information about the origin of the Earth and a possibility of occurrence of natural disasters. It develops students’ abilities to understand and define basic endogenous and exogenous processes, to classify and define natural disasters and to handle the basic principles of protection against natural disasters.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

Compulsory literature:

POLEDŇÁK, P. – ORINČÁK, M. (2010): Riešenie prídných krízových situácií. Vysokoškolská učebnice, ŽU Žilina, 2010, ISBN 978-80-554-0339-7 HOFRICHTEROVÁ L. (2003): Nauka o Zemi. VŠB - TU Ostrava, Regionální centrum celoživotního vzdělávání, Ostrava, 71s+CD. KELLER,E.A. - DeVECCHIO,D.E.(2011):Natural Hazards: Earths Processes as Hazards, Disasters, and Catastrophes (3rd Edition),ISBN-13:978-0321662644

Recommended literature:

MACURA V. et al.(2002). Stream Regulation (in Slovak), Bratislava: Slovak University of Technology, revised 3rd ed., 2002. 272 pp. ISBN 80-227-1673-1. Directive 2007/60/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the assessment and management of flood risks. (in Slovak) KNAZOVICKY, L. (1967). Avalanches. (in Slovak). Bratislava: SAV, 1967. MILAN, L. (2006). Avalanches in Mountains of Slovakia. (in Slovak). Bratislava: VEDA, 2006. Living with risik: a global review of disaster reduction initiatives (2004),UNISDR, 429 p.,ISBN/ISSN: 9211010640

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Písemné prověření základních znalostí na cvičeních

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Written examination of basic knowledge in lessons.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Crisis situations of the natural character 2. General knowledge of the Earth 3. Flood protection 4. Selected flood control activities 5. Slope movements 6. Snow avalanches 7. Earthquakes 8. Rescue of persons from demolished buildings and debris 9. Natural fires 10. Meteorological events 11. Software application in natural crisis situations

Conditions for subject completion

Combined form (validity from: 2016/2017 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Graded credit Graded credit 100 (100) 51
        Semestrální projekty Semestral project 50  25
        Účast ve výuce Other task type 10  5
        Písemka Written test 40  21
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2019/2020 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 1 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety K Czech Lázně Bohdaneč 1 Compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety K Czech Lázně Bohdaneč 1 Compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 1 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 1 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety K Czech Lázně Bohdaneč 1 Compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 1 Compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety K Czech Lázně Bohdaneč 1 Compulsory study plan

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