040-0028/03 – Environmental Impacts of Accidents (VHŽP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Occupational and Process SafetyCredits5
Subject guarantorprof. Dr. Ing. Aleš BernatíkSubject version guarantorIng. Jana Neplechová, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementOptional
Year2Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2002/2003Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFBIIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
MAR33 Ing. Kateřina Sikorová, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Combined Credit and Examination 14+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of this subject is evaluation of major accidents affecting the environment and synthesis of risk analysis methods.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

The course covers the explanation of basic terms for the needs of studying the environmental impacts of accidents (the environment, ecology, etc.), legislation in the area of environmental protection (EIA, IPPC, and others), environmental management (ISO 14 000, EMAS) and methods of the assessment of environmental impacts of accidents.

Compulsory literature:

Harrison,R.M.: Royal Society of Chemistry, 2001, ISBN 0-85404-621-6 579p. Bily, A.C.: Pollution, GREENHAVEN Press, 2006, 144p Lampton, Ch. : Chemical Accident Disaster!, MILLBROOK PressINC, 1994, ISBN 1562943162, 9781562943165,47p. Chemical Accident Safety: EPA's Responsibilities for Preparedness, Response, and Prevention : Report to the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency , U.S. General Accounting Office, 1996, 48p.

Recommended literature:

Harrison,R.M.: Royal Society of Chemistry, 2001, ISBN 0-85404-621-6 579p. Bily, A.C.: Pollution, GREENHAVEN Press, 2006, 144p Lampton, Ch. : Chemical Accident Disaster!, MILLBROOK PressINC, 1994, ISBN 1562943162, 9781562943165,47p. Chemical Accident Safety: EPA's Responsibilities for Preparedness, Response, and Prevention : Report to the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency , U.S. General Accounting Office, 1996, 48p.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

No others requirements

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Historical examples of accidents with a negative impact on the environment 2. Introduction to the issue of the protection of the environment and its protection 3. Extraordinary events 4. Global environmental problems (global warming, ozone layer disruption, melting glaciers, smog, ...) 5. Water pollution 6. Contamination of soil 7. Air Pollution 8. Selected environmental legislation 9. The ecological detriment 10. Accidents and risk in the context of major accident prevention 11. Methods of assessment of the impact of accidents on the environment I. part 12. Methods of assessment of the impact of accidents on the environment II. part 13. Methods of assessment of the impact of accidents on the Environment III. part 14. Excursion

Conditions for subject completion

Combined form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester, validity until: 2012/2013 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 30 (30) 0
                Project Project 25  0
                Other task type Other task type 5  0
        Examination Examination 70 (70) 0
                Written examination Written examination 20  0
                Oral Oral examination 50  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2012/2013 (N3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2012/2013 (N3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 2 Optional study plan
2012/2013 (N3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2011/2012 (N3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2011/2012 (N3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 2 Optional study plan
2010/2011 (N3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2010/2011 (N3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 2 Optional study plan
2009/2010 (N3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2009/2010 (N3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 2 Optional study plan
2008/2009 (N3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 2 Optional study plan
2008/2009 (N3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2007/2008 (N3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety (30) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 2 Optional study plan
2007/2008 (N3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety (30) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2007/2008 (N3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2007/2008 (N3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 2 Optional study plan

Occurrence in special blocks

Block nameAcademic yearForm of studyStudy language YearWSType of blockBlock owner
Subject block without study plan - FBI - K 2013/2014 Combined Czech Optional FBI - Faculty of Safety Engineering stu. block