542-0297/07 – Mining (H)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Mining Engineering and SafetyCredits3
Subject guarantorIng. Václav Zubíček, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Vlastimil Hudeček, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction1996/1997Year of cancellation2007/2008
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
HUD30 prof. Ing. Vlastimil Hudeček, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2
Combined Credit and Examination 20+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Aim subject is mastered impositions plus primary objective problems surface and deep mine deposit.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations


The goal of the subject is to make students acquainted with the base of deep coal mining, mining of minerals and construction raw materials in the Czech Republic and the world as regards the surface mining. Attention is paid to the methods of the mining technology, crushing and drilling of rocks, transport technology, rock filling, reclamation, landscape environment and accompanying processes.

Compulsory literature:

DARLING, Peter. SME mining engineering handbook. 3rd ed. Englewood, Colo.: Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration, c2011, 2 v. (xxiv, 1840, I-46 p.). ISBN 0873352645.

Recommended literature:

PIVNJAK, Hennadij H., ed. Mining of mineral deposits. Boca Raton: CRC Press, c2013. ISBN 978-1-138-00108-4. Žůrek,P.:Technology of deposit mining. Skripta VŠB-TUO, pro program ERASMUS, Ostrava 2005,ISBN 80-248-0904-4

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Další požadavky na studenta


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Osnova předmětu: 1. Seznámení se s historií českého a světového hornictví. 2. Základní pojmy hlubinného a lomového dobývání. 3. Základní pojmy hornické geomechaniky. 4. Zhodnocení podmínek pro hlubinné dobývání ložisek 5. Otvírka a ražení důlních děl. 6. Technologické procesy při hlubinném dobývání ložisek. 7. Zhodnocení podmínek pro lomové dobývání ložisek. 8. Technologické procesy a systematika lomového dobývání ložisek. 9. Povrchové dobývání uhelných, soudržných a nesoudržných ložisek pro stavební výrobu. 10. Zahlazení hornické činnosti po hlubinném a lomovém dobývání.

Conditions for subject completion

Combined 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 (145) 51
        Examination Examination 100  0
        Exercises evaluation Credit 45  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2005/2006 (B3646) Geodesy and Cartography (3646R001) Mining Surveying K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2004/2005 (B3646) Geodesy and Cartography (3646R001) Mining Surveying K Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

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