040-0516/04 – Industrial Toxicology (PTx)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Occupational and Process SafetyCredits4
Subject guarantorprof. RNDr. Pavel Danihelka, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. RNDr. Pavel Danihelka, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year3Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2002/2003Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFBIIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
BRZ0014 Ing. Mgr. Táňa Brzicová
DAN40 prof. RNDr. Pavel Danihelka, CSc.
KLO067 doc. Ing. et Ing. Karel Klouda, CSc., Ph.D.,MBA
SIK117 Ing. Lucie Kocůrková, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Combined Graded credit 12+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

When absolving the subject, student will be able, with the help of legislation and opendatabase sources, to identify basic dangers of chemical compounds from the point of view of industrial toxicology, to define information necessary to estimate exposure and to assess risks.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Seminars

Summary

1. Toxicology as a scientific discipline 2. Basic toxicology terminology 3. Introduction to the management of health risks from toxic substances 4. Hazard identification 1 – the process of hazard identification, classification and labelling of substances and mixtures 5. Hazard identification 2 – toxicity evaluation, information sources on toxic substances 6. Exposure scenarios, assessment of exposure to toxic substances 7. Dose-Response assessment 8. Risk analysis and risk assessment, risk characterization 9. Risk management 10. Management of health risks from professional exposure to toxic substances – case study 11. Summary of legislation – toxic substances and professional exposure to toxic substances 12. Industrial toxicology in the area of major accident prevention 13. Industrial toxicology in the area of fire prevention and protection 14. Reserve

Compulsory literature:

Illing, P. Toxicity and risk. Context, principles and practice. London: Taylor & Francis, 2001, ISBN 0-415-23371-2. Relative legislation Databases on toxicology (database system TOXNET)

Recommended literature:

It is not required additional literature

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

active participation at seminary

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

preparation and presentation of seminary work

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Industrial Toxicology as a scientific discipline and management system. Compounds dangerous for human health and their impacts: system toxicity, cancerogenity, mutageneicity, reproduction toxicity, teratogenity, corrosivity, irritant properties, environmental toxicity and other effects (endocrine disruptors, allergens, sensibilitation). Dose - response dependens, limits of dangerous compouns in working and living environment, risk assessment, information sources concerning industrially used chemicals

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
Graded exercises evaluation Graded credit 100 (100) 0
        Project Project 30  0
        Written exam Written test 60  0
        Other task type Other task type 10  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2017/2018 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2015/2016 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2015/2016 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2014/2015 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2014/2015 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2013/2014 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2013/2014 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Liberec 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Liberec 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2005/2006 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2005/2006 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Praha 3 Compulsory study plan
2004/2005 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R006) Fire Protection Engineering and Industrial Safety K Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan

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