541-0957/02 – Methods and Methodics of Engineering Geological Survey (MMIGP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geological EngineeringCredits0
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Marian Marschalko, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Marian Marschalko, Ph.D.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementOptional
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction1996/1997Year of cancellation2009/2010
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
MAR31 prof. Ing. Marian Marschalko, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+0
Part-time Credit and Examination 35+0
Distance Credit and Examination 10+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of the subject is to inform students with the knowledge of methods and methodics of engineering geological survey which to enable them to understand the substantive content of the subject to be able to apply it in practical activities of study discipline.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations


Principles of laboratory methods, instrumentations, demands on sample taking and treatment. Principles of in-situ tests, instrumentation, localization in massif. Interpretation of test data. Transformation relations between results of single methods. Interpretation and presentation of results of exploration methods. Project of exploratory works and methodical progress built-up on principles of teleological effectiveness, complexity and optimisation.

Compulsory literature:

DEARMAN, W. Engineering geological mapping. Elsevier, 2013, 396 p. ISBN 978-0750610100. BELL, F. Engineering geology and geotechnics. Boston: Newnes-Butterworths, 2013, 497 p. ISBN 04-080-0355-3. HANDY, R. L. and M. G. SPANGLER. Geotechnical engineering: soil and foundation principles and practice. 5th ed. New York, N.Y: Mcgraw-Hill, 2007, xxviii, 904 s. ISBN 978-0-07-148120-5. BROMHEAD, E.N. Stability Of Slopes. 2nd ed. Hoboken: Taylor, 1992. ISBN 02-039-7535-9. WALTHAM, A. C. Ground subsidence. 2. ed., reprinted. New York: Chapman and Hall, 1989, ix, 202 p. ISBN 04-120-1801-2.

Recommended literature:

DAS, B. M. and K. SOBHAN. Principles of geotechnical engineering. Eighth edition. Stamford, CT: Cengage Learning, 2014, xxi, 726 p. ISBN 11-331-0866-0. AHMED, T. H. Reservoir engineering handbook. 3rd ed. Burlington, MA: Elsevier/Gulf Professional, 2006, xv, 1360 p. ISBN 978-075-0679-725. DAY, R. W. Geotechnical earthquake engineering handbook: with the 2012 International building code. Second edition. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2012, 1 volume (various pagings). ISBN 9780071792387. HUNT, R. E. Geotechnical engineering investigation handbook. 2nd ed. Boca Raton, Fla.: Taylor, 2005, 1066 p.

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Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

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Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester, validity until: 2010/2011 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
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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2009/2010 (P2110) Geological Engineering (2101V003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2009/2010 (P2110) Geological Engineering (2101V003) Geological Engineering K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2008/2009 (P2110) Geological Engineering (2101V003) Geological Engineering K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2008/2009 (P2110) Geological Engineering (2101V003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan

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