546-0121/03 – Monitoring Systems (MS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Environmental EngineeringCredits5
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Konstantin Raclavský, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Konstantin Raclavský, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2002/2003Year of cancellation2008/2009
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesMaster
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
PER34 doc. Mgr. Eva Pertile, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Part-time Credit and Examination 14+6

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

View of subject is study of inputs of pollutants to the environment, their transport, reciprocial interaction, study methods of research and their monitoring. Student is able to discuse about problems of chemical pollution environment and his monitoring.

Teaching methods


Entrances of pollutants to the single components of environment, transport in environment and his interferences, transformations. Influences pollutants on quick organisms and contrivance these influences. Risk rating connected with present pollutants in life environment. Possibilities restricted entry of pollutants to the environment and their elimination from environment. Basic group pollutants in single components of environment. Method research and monitoring pollutants.

Compulsory literature:

1. LOON G. W., DUFFY S. J. Environmental Chemismy. A Global Perspective. 2nd ed. Oxford University Press. 2005. 514 s. ISBN-10: 0-19-927499-1. 2. The Earth Observer (EOS Projects Science Office, NASA Godard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland).

Recommended literature:

1. FRANCIS, B. M.: Toxic Substance in the Environment, J. Wiley and Sons, New York 1994. 2. JENSEN, J. R. Remote Sensing of the Environment. An Earth Ressource Perspective. Upper Saddle River, N.J.: Prentice Hall, 2000.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time 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 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 33 (33) 0
                Written exam Written test 10  0
                Other task type Other task type 23  0
        Examination Examination 67 (67) 0
                Written examination Written examination 40  0
                Oral Oral examination 27  0
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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2005/2006 (M2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3904T022) Waste Treatment and Disposal K Czech Most 3 Compulsory study plan
2004/2005 (M2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3904T022) Waste Treatment and Disposal K Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2003/2004 (M2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3904T022) Waste Treatment and Disposal K Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2002/2003 (M2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3904T022) Waste Treatment and Disposal K Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan

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