541-0085/03 – Geology and Deposits of Building Raw Materials (GLSS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geological EngineeringCredits5
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Jakub Jirásek, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Jakub Jirásek, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2006/2007Year of cancellation2015/2016
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
JIR07 doc. Ing. Jakub Jirásek, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Combined Credit and Examination 6+6

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

The study of recommended literature.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Geology, it’s disciplines, usage of geology in construction and other praxis. The Earth form angle of current knowledge (construction of the Earth, plate tectonics). Fundaments of the earth's crust – rocks and minerals. Characteristics of rocks and soils. Rocks in construction praxis. Geological structures. Magmatism. Effect of exogenous processes on the Earth. Types and shapes of relief, their usage in praxis. The basics of regional geology in CR. Deposits of carbonates and their use. The deposits of gypsum and it’s use. Sparkle and petrurgic materials and their usage. The deposits of gravel and sand and their usage. The deposits of decorative stones and their use. The deposits of brick materials and their use. The deposits of kaolin and it’s use.

Conditions for subject completion

Conditions for completion are defined only for particular subject version and form of study

Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2013/2014 (B2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102R012) Management of Resources of Building Mineral Raw Materials K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2013/2014 (B2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102R012) Management of Resources of Building Mineral Raw Materials K Czech Most 1 Compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (B2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102R012) Management of Resources of Building Mineral Raw Materials K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (B2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102R012) Management of Resources of Building Mineral Raw Materials K Czech Most 1 Compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (B2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102R012) Management of Resources of Building Mineral Raw Materials K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (B2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102R012) Management of Resources of Building Mineral Raw Materials K Czech Most 1 Compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102R012) Management of Resources of Building Mineral Raw Materials K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102R012) Management of Resources of Building Mineral Raw Materials K Czech Most 1 Compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (B2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102R012) Management of Resources of Building Mineral Raw Materials K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (B2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102R012) Management of Resources of Building Mineral Raw Materials K Czech Most 1 Compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (B2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102R012) Management of Resources of Building Mineral Raw Materials K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (B2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102R012) Management of Resources of Building Mineral Raw Materials K Czech Most 1 Compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (B2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102R012) Management of Resources of Building Mineral Raw Materials K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (B2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102R012) Management of Resources of Building Mineral Raw Materials K Czech Most 1 Compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (B2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102R012) Management of Resources of Building Mineral Raw Materials K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (B2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102R012) Management of Resources of Building Mineral Raw Materials K Czech Most 1 Compulsory study plan

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