342-0311/02 – Transport and Environment (DaŽP)

Gurantor departmentInstitute of TransportCredits3
Subject guarantorIng. Jana Míková, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Petr Škapa, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2001/2002Year of cancellation2013/2014
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
SKA42 doc. Ing. Petr Škapa, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Graded credit 2+1
Part-time Graded credit 6+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

After graduation this article student define traffic influence on environment, describe a birth and handle raff, design a solution of old ecological stress, analyse claim for information system in environmental protection area and environment indicator area. Student single-handedly work a basic documentation environmental protection in traffic organization.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations
Project work


Introduction into the impact of transport on different components of the environment , the creation and management of waste , chemical substances and preparations and handling of old environmental burdens , operational failures , floods and flood plans , basic energy policy , requirements for information systems and environmental indicators in environmental protection , the basics of communication with the public, mitigating the effects of transport on the environment , evaluation of traffic organization in terms of environmental protection. The program of lectures and tutorials: First Introduction to the problems of environmental pollution transport. Second Components of the environment affected by transportation , energy, air pollution by mobile sources . 3rd Mobile sources of air pollution , reducing energy consumption. 4th Pollution from stationary sources , measuring odor , light pollution of the atmosphere. 5th Water, basic concepts, water management , water supply and sanitation , handling and operating rules , the impact of transport on the pollution of surface and groundwater. 6th Flood protection, flood and emergency plans. 7th Noise and vibration caused by vehicles , measures to reduce noise from the operation of land transport. 8th The impact of transport on nature and landscape, the basic duties of traffic organization in relation to the protection of nature and landscape. 9th Waste, basic concepts , waste management , waste management . 10th Assessment of the level of waste management transport organizations , old ecological burdens. 11th Chemical substances and preparations and handling, operational failures , energy policy . 12th Requirements for information systems in the field of environmental protection requirements on environmental indicators . 13th Fundamentals of environmental communication , Basic Documentation transport organizations in the field of environmental protection. 14th Rating traffic organization in terms of environmental protection.

Compulsory literature:

Transportation science 2000. Volume 34, Number 1-4. - /Baltimore/ : Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences, 2000. Tight, M.R.; May, A.D.: Innovation and Integration in Urban Transport Policy Transport Policy , 2006, (Elsevier Science Ltd., Pergamon). May, A.D.; Kelly, C.E.; Shepherd, S.P.: The principles of integration in urban transport strategies Transport Policy , 2006 (Elsevier Science Ltd., Pergamon ) Shepherd, S.P.; Timms, P.M.; May, A.D.: Modeling requirements for local transport plans, 2006 (Elsevier Science Ltd., Pergamon).

Recommended literature:

HERČÍK M., LAPČÍK V., OBROUČKA K. Ochrana životního prostředí pro inženýrské studium. Ostrava:VŠB - TU Ostrava, 1994. www.env.cz, www.cdv, www.mdcr.

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Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

roduction to problems Environment components Atmosphere Contamination by mobile source Reducing of energy demands and issue by mobile source Pollute environment Waste and waste management Safety commodity transport Operating accident Internal and external costs by traffic organization Environment manager system in traffic organization System LCI-LCA-LCC in traffic organization Traffic organization indicator Rate conduct by traffic organization from environmental protection viewpoint

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester, validity until: 2013/2014 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
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Min. number of pointsMax. počet pokusů
Graded exercises evaluation Graded credit 100 (100) 0 3
        Úloha Other task type 100  0
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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeBranch/spec.Spec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2008/2009 (B2341) Engineering (3708R028) Transport Technology (20) Surface Transport K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (B2341) Engineering (3708R028) Transport Technology (20) Surface Transport P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (B2341) Engineering (3708R028) Transport Technology (20) Surface Transport K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (B2341) Engineering (3708R028) Transport Technology (20) Surface Transport P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (B2341) Engineering (3708R028) Transport Technology (20) Surface Transport K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan

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