541-0986/02 – World Mineral Resources (SNSZ)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geological EngineeringCredits10
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Jakub Jirásek, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Jakub Jirásek, Ph.D.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2009/2010Year of cancellation2015/2016
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
JIR07 doc. Ing. Jakub Jirásek, Ph.D.
SIV41 prof. Ing. Martin Sivek, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 20+0
Combined Examination 20+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Goal of the subject is to provide knowledge to the university student, so he/she will be able to understand given points at issue good enough to analyse its content, to realise synthesis of the acquired information and its evaluation. This sciential base allow student to compare results of the synthesis, propose modifications and solve the problems of the world mineral resources.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Individual consultations

Summary

Definition of the world mineral resources. Relations between resources and reserves of the mineral deposits. Problems of the availability raw materials resources. Prediction world´s trends raw materials consumption. Faktors world development of the production, consumption and utilization raw materials. Geografic distributin of the mineral deposits anf world consumption energy resources, metallic and industrial mineral resources.

Compulsory literature:

Kesler S. E.: Mineral Resources, Economics and the Environment. Prentice Hall, 1994, 391 pp. Laznicka, P.: Giant Metallic Deposits. Future Sources of Industrial Metals. Berlin: Springer, 2006. 732 pp. Energy Information Administration: International Energy Outlook 2006. Washington: EIA, 2006. 192 p.

Recommended literature:

International Energy Agency: Enegy Statistics Homepage. Available at www: http://www.iea.org/Textbase/stats/index.asp (29.10.2008). USGS Minerals Yearbook: Commodity Statistics and Information.Available at www:http://minerals.usgs.gov/minerals/pubs/commodity/ (29.10.2008).

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:

Definition of the world mineral resources. Relations between resources and reserves of the mineral deposits. Problems of the availability raw materials resources. Prediction world´s trends raw materials consumption. Faktors world development of the production, consumption and utilization raw materials. Geografic distributin of the mineral deposits anf world consumption energy resources, metallic and industrial mineral resources.

Conditions for subject completion

Combined form (validity from: 2013/2014 Winter semester, validity until: 2015/2016 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
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Examination Examination  
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2015/2016 (P2110) Geological Engineering (2101V003) Geological Engineering P English Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2014/2015 (P2110) Geological Engineering (2101V003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2014/2015 (P2110) Geological Engineering (2101V003) Geological Engineering K Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2013/2014 (P2110) Geological Engineering (2101V003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2013/2014 (P2110) Geological Engineering (2101V003) Geological Engineering K Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (P2110) Geological Engineering (2101V003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (P2110) Geological Engineering (2101V003) Geological Engineering K Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (P2110) Geological Engineering (2101V003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (P2110) Geological Engineering (2101V003) Geological Engineering K Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (P2110) Geological Engineering (2101V003) Geological Engineering K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2010/2011 (P2110) Geological Engineering (2101V003) Geological Engineering P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan

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