541-0476/04 – Methods of Hydrogeological and Engineering Survey (MHGIGP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geological EngineeringCredits4
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Marian Marschalko, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Marian Marschalko, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2020/2021Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
JUR0228 Ing. Eliška Jurková
SCH0013 doc. Mgr. Monika Ličbinská, Ph.D.
MAR31 prof. Ing. Marian Marschalko, Ph.D.
POR041 Ing. Michal Matloch Porzer, Ph.D.
MER0069 Ing. Lenka Mertová
NEC0047 Mgr. Jiří Nečas
NIE096 Ing. Dominik Niemiec, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2
Part-time Credit and Examination 8+8

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The objective is comprehension of survey methods and tranaction philosophy in engineering geology and hydrogeology. Students must be able after graduation practically and separately suggest, realize and evaluate relevant geological works.

Teaching methods

Project work


Methods and methodology (philosophy) of geological works in engineering geology and hydrogeology. Field survey methods, drilling methods, laboratory testing, legislativ frame.

Compulsory literature:

DAILY, W., RAMIREZ, A., BINLEY, A., LABRECQUE, D. Electrical Resistance Tomography; The Leading Edge, 2004, 23(5), 438–442 pp. GONZALES de VALLEJO, L., I.: FERRER, M.: Geological Engineering. CRC Press/Balkema, Netherland, 2011. ISBN 978-0-415-41352-7 KELLY, W. E., MAREŠ, S.: Applied Geophysics in Hydrogeological and Engineering Practice. Developments in Water Science, 1993, 44, 1-289 pp. WEST, T. R.: Geology applied to engineering. Prentice Hall, Inc., USA, 1995. ISBN 0-02-425881-4

Recommended literature:

BLÁHA, P., MÜLLER, K.: Application of Geophysical Methods in Geotechnic and Construction, EGRSE, 2003, 1 – 2. LOVRIE, W.: Fundamentals of Geophysics, Second edition, Cambridge: University Press, 2007. SCHROTT, L., SASS, O.: Application of field geophysics in geomorphology: Advances and limitations exemplified by case studies, Geomorphology, 2008, 93(1-2), 55–73 pp. PARASNIS, D. S.: Principles of Applied Geophysics, Chapman and Hall, London, UK, 5th edition, 1997.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Znalostí jsou v průběhu semestru kontrolovány pomocí semestrálních programů. Studium předmětu je zakončeno zkouškou, ke které lze přistoupit až po získání zápočtu. Zkouška má písemnou a ústní část.


Other requirements

Study of recommend literature.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Purpose complexis survey methods (field testing, laboratory testing). 2. Resources archive dates and possibilities actual information systems. 3. Kinds, periods, purposes and results of investigations, their presentations, composition of final reports. 4. Exploratory works for constructions in I. geotechnical category. 5. Exploratory works for constructions in II and III. geotechnical category. 6. Deep foundation. 7. Line traffic construction. 8. Landslides. 9. Engineering nets. 10. Hydrotechnics constructions. 11. Special constructions. 12. Graveyards. 13. Investigations and activities for landscape planning. 14. Water Infiltration. 15. Construction of surface and underground wastes yards. 16. Investigation and saving groundwater pollution. 17. Small, individual water resources. 18. Water resources for collective supply. 19. Thermal and acidulous waters. 20.Legislative frames of survey methods, law recipes and standards.

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2020/2021 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 33  17
        Examination Examination 67  18
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: doplnit, doplnit, doplnit, doplnit,doplnit.

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2022/2023 (N0532A330041) Applied Geology PG K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2022/2023 (N0532A330041) Applied Geology PG P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

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