541-0001/02 – Geochemistry (GCH)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geological EngineeringCredits5
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Helena Raclavská, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Helena Raclavská, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year2Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2002/2003Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesBachelor, Follow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
SCH245 Ing. Jarmila Drozdová, Ph.D.
RAC20 prof. Ing. Helena Raclavská, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2
Combined Credit and Examination 12+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Gain of knowledges on inherent behaviour of elements in Earth crust with their following application for interpretation in areas influenced by human activity.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

Vznik chemických prvků ve Vesmíru a jejich geochemická klasifikace. Mobilita prvků v závislosti na prostředí. Termodynamika geochemických procesů. Geochemické procesy v kontinentální a oceánské kůře. Geochemické a biogeochemické cykly. Metody geochemické prospekce. Antropické geochemické vlivy. Geochemie průmyslových imisí a organických látek. Statistické a laboratorní analytické metody v geochemii.

Compulsory literature:

Appelo C.A.J. , Postma D. (1993): Geochemistry, groundwater and pollution. Balkema Rotterdam.

Recommended literature:

Montgomery, J.H.(1996): Groundwater chemicals . Lewis Publishers Boca Raton (1330 p.). Stumm, W., Morgan, J. (1995): Aquatic chemistry. Joihn Wiley&Sons, Inc. New York (1022 p.). ISBN: 0-471-51185-4.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

The study of recommended literature.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

External and internal factor of geochemical behaviour of elements. Geochemical classification of chemical elements. The behaviour of chemical elements in different environment. The importance of pH and redox potential. Geochemical system, their compounds and phases. Thermodynamics of geochemical processes. Geochemical steady state. The composition of Earth crust. Cycles developments of Earth crusts. Interaction between Eart crust and mantle. The methods for determination of absolute age of rocks, their heart, methods for determination and interpretation. Geochemical characteristics of volcanic rocks. Wheathering processes, their geochemical characteristics and importance. Geochemical classification of sediments. The behaviour of elements during methamorphic processes. Hydrothermic processes and characterization of liquids. Geochemical function of biosphere. Geochemical and biogeochemical cycles. Hydrogeochemistry Geochemical behaviour of ore elements. The review of geochemical prospecting methods. Theoretic basis of methods. The utilization of prospecting methods for diagnostic purposes of contamination of environment. Geochemical prospecting methods. Trace elements in active sediments and surface waters. Geochemistry of urban areas and industrial areas, antropogenic geochemical influences. Geochemistry of air pollution - PM10 particles.

Conditions for subject completion

Combined form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester, validity until: 2011/2012 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (145) 51
        Examination Examination 100  0
        Exercises evaluation Credit 45  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2019/2020 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2015/2016 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2014/2015 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2013/2014 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (N2110) Geological Engineering (2101T003) Geological Engineering (00) Geologické inženýrství P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (N2110) Geological Engineering (2101T003) Geological Engineering (00) Geologické inženýrství P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (N2110) Geological Engineering (2101T003) Geological Engineering (00) Geologické inženýrství P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (N2110) Geological Engineering (2101T003) Geological Engineering (00) Geologické inženýrství P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (N2110) Geological Engineering (2101T003) Geological Engineering (00) Geologické inženýrství P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R003) Geological Engineering K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2005/2006 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2005/2006 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R003) Geological Engineering K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2004/2005 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R003) Geological Engineering K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2003/2004 (B2110) Geological Engineering (2101R003) Geological Engineering K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

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