546-0012/01 – Environmental Foundation (ZEnvi)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Environmental EngineeringCredits5
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Vojtech Dirner, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Vojtech Dirner, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year2Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2003/2004Year of cancellation2011/2012
Intended for the facultiesFBIIntended for study typesMaster, Bachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
DIR40 prof. Ing. Vojtech Dirner, CSc.
JAN489 Ing. Lukáš Jančev
PRI127 Ing. Radka Přichystalová, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Graded credit 2+2
Combined Graded credit 12+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

To be familiar with environmental issues in general terms. To distinguish the different approaches to estimate and find the best solutions for specific environmental issues. Students will be able to provide informations for work with practice, demonstrate and evaluate a general overview of the issue. Comparing the different approaches and confrontation with practice. Prove to show results and solve problems with high quality of work and all by itself. Demonstrate communication skills (speaking and active writing), to handle technical terminology.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Seminars
Individual consultations
Project work

Summary

This subject provides information from ecology,protection of environment,environmental engineering, ecosystems, their functions and their stability. Transformation of energy and material in environment are also described. The students will be introduced with sustainable development, biogeochemical cycles of carbon,oxygen,water,nitrogen,phosforus,sulfur and other elements, water and air pollution and also with waste management. This subject includes all environment components, human impact on this components and their protect for a future.

Compulsory literature:

BROWN, L.R. Serie State of the world. A Worldwatch Institute Reports on Progress Towards a Sustatinable Society (ročenky o stavu světa do r. 2005) FRIEDLANDER, S. K. Smoke, Dust and Haze : fundamentals of Aerosol Dynamics. 2nd ed. Oxford : J. Wiley and Sons, 2000 SMOLÍK, D. Utilization of Former Brownfields and Construction for Business Purposes in the Ostrava-Karvina Region. Econ 2000, VSB- TUO, Fakulty of economics, volume 7, ISBN 80-7078-849-6, ISSN 0862¬7908. UNEP: Earthwatch and Agenda 21: Information for Decision-Making, UR:http://www.unep.ch/EARTHW/Csd3rpt.htm

Recommended literature:

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

- semestral work - occasionally control writing style

E-learning

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Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1.Introduction to the theory of environmental 1.1.Vymezení basic concepts 1.2.Biosféra 1.2.1.Geosféry 1.2.2.Biotické folder 1.2.3.Toky energy and its resources 1.2.4.Koloběhy substances in the environment 1.2.5.Ekosystémy 1.3.Životní environment in terms of human 2.Poškozování natural components of the biosphere 2.1.Poškozování abiotic components of the biosphere 2.1.1.Znečišťování air 2.1.2.Znečišťování water 2.1.3.Poškozování soils 2.1.4.Fyzikální pollution 2.2.Globální damaging environmental indicators (global warming, ozone hole, etc.) 2.2.1.Neúměrné pumping non-renewable sources of raw materials and energy 2.2.2.Negativní influences on the stability of ecosystems 2.2.3.Negativní effects on radiation and thermal balance of the planet 2.3.Vlivy anthropogenic activities 2.3.1.Zemědělství 2.3.2.Průmysl 2.3.3.Energetika 2.3.4.Těžba materials 2.3.5.Doprava 2.3.6.Konzumní way of life 2.3.7.Produkce waste 2.3.8.Možné damaging effects of natural environmental components 3.Možnosti protection of natural environmental components 3.1.Preventivní protection 3.1.1.Výchova and educational process 3.1.2.Trvale sustainable development 3.2.Systémová protection 3.2.1.Legislativa within the European Union 3.3.Technologická protection 3.3.1.Technologie Air Protection 3.3.2.Technologie water protection 3.3.3.Technologie soil protection 3.3.4.Technologie protection from physical pollution 3.3.5.Nakládání management and its emergence in the areas of human society 3.3.6.Zavádění 'clean' technologies 3.3.7.Využívání alternative energy sources 3.3.8.Rekultivace and revitalization of the landscape after mining

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Graded exercises evaluation Graded credit 100 (100) 0
        Other task type Other task type 100  0
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