541-0085/01 – Geology and Deposits of Building Raw Materials (GLSS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geological EngineeringCredits5
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Jakub Jirásek, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorFiktivní Uživatel
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year2Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction1996/1997Year of cancellation2009/2010
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesMaster
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
OVC54 Ing. Pavla Ovčaří, Ph.D.
POL06 Ing. Aleš Poláček, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 3+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The goal of the course is to obtain knowledge about genesis and characteristics of construction materials. To understand connection between their genesis, quality and use. To check and put into praxis obtained theoretical knowledge – excursion into quarry.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

Annotation Geological part: 1) Geology, its disciplines a working methods 2) Construction of planet Earth, isostasis, mechanical tension 3) Science about layer, layering, cycles and rythms, deposition of layers, technical meaning of layer surfaces 4) Structural geology, continuous and discontinuous structures 5) Endogenous dynamics, magmatism, plutonits, diastrofism 6) Exogenous dynamics, weathering, erosion, sedimentation Deposit part: 1) Minig law – dedicated and non-reserved minerals, geological law 2) Basic terms a clasification of minerals and their genesis 3) Brick materials, plastic and focusing component, genesis, occurrence, use 4) Gravel and sands, genesis, occurrence, use 5) Glass and foundry sands, genesis, occurence, use 6) Construction stone, genesis, occurrence, use 7) Organogenic sediments and evaporits

Compulsory literature:

Evans A. M.: Ore Geology and Industrial Minerals. Blackwell Science Ltd., Malden /Oxford/Carlton, 1993, 389 pp. Harben, P.,W.,Kužvart,M.: Industrial Minerals: a global geology. Industrial Minerals Information Ltd., Surrey-London, 1996.

Recommended literature:

USGS Minerals Yearbook: Commodity Statistics and Information.Available at www: http://minerals.usgs.gov/minerals/pubs/commodity/

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Geologie, její disciplíny, úlohy geologie ve stavebnictví a ostatní praxi. Země z hlediska současných poznatků (stavba Země, desková tektonika). Základní složky zemské kůry – horniny a minerály. Vlastnosti skalních hornin a zemin. Horniny ve stavební praxi. Geologické struktury. Magmatismus. Působení exogenních procesů na Zemi. Typy a tvary reliéfu, jejich využití v praxi. Základy hydrogeologie. Základy regionální geologie ČR. Ložiska karbonátů a jejich využití. Ložiska sádrovce a jeho využití. Perlit a petrurgické suroviny a jejich využití. Ložiska štěrkopísků a písků a jejich využití. Ložiska drceného kameniva a jejich využití. Ložiska dekoračních kamenů a jejich využití. Ložiska cihlářských surovin a jejich využití. Ložiska kaolínu a jejich využití.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 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 33 (33) 0
                Other task type Other task type 33  0
        Examination Examination 67 (67) 0
                Oral Oral examination 67  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2004/2005 (M2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102T012) Utilization of building raw-materials resources P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2003/2004 (M2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102T012) Utilization of building raw-materials resources P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2002/2003 (M2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102T012) Utilization of building raw-materials resources P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2001/2002 (M2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102T012) Utilization of building raw-materials resources P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2000/2001 (M2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102T012) Utilization of building raw-materials resources P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

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