546-0124/01 – Basic of Environmental Law (ZEP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Environmental EngineeringCredits3
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Vladimír Lapčík, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Vladimír Lapčík, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year1Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2018/2019Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
LAP20 prof. Ing. Vladimír Lapčík, CSc.
LYC25 Ing. Barbora Lyčková, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Graded credit 2+0
Part-time Graded credit 6+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The target of the subject is acquainting of students with fundamentals of environmental law in the Czech Republic.

Teaching methods

Lectures

Summary

Subject treats of Czech environmental law. Preamble is devoted to Czech environmental state administration. Main attention is focused on legal regulations in the sphere of air protection, water protection, soil protection, and legal form in the sphere of natural and country-side protection, forest-land resources protection, waste management, environmental impact assessment, mineral raw material exploitation, working environment management (focused on human health management) and noise and vibration protection.

Compulsory literature:

MENELL Peter, S. Environmental Law. Routledge Revivals, Taylor & Francis Ltd., 2018. ISBN13 (EAN): 9781138721647 KRÄMER, L. EC Environmental Law. London: Sweet & Maxwell, 2000. KISS, A. and D. SHELTON. Manual of European Environmental Law. Cambridge: Grotius Publications, Cambridge University Press, 1994. SANDS, P. Principles of International Environmental Law. Vol. I. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1995.

Recommended literature:

KRÄMER, L. Focus on European Environmental Law. London, 1997. HOLLO. E. and K. MARTTINEN. North European Environmental Law. Helsinky: Hakapaino Oy, 1995. SEERDEN, R. and M. HELDEWEG (Editors). Comparative Environmental Law in Europe. 1996. JANS, J. European Environmental Law. Hague, London, Boston, 1995. Environmental Acts of the Czech Republic and the Europe Union.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Tests. Semester work.

E-learning

Other requirements

Semester work on the assigned topic with the use of foreign literature. Active participation in exercises.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Constitutional Law No 1/1993 Coll. (Constitution of the CR) and Constitutional Law No 2/1993 Coll. (Charter of Fundamental Rights and Freedoms) and their relation to the environmental protection. 2. Act No 17/1992 Coll., on the environment, as amended. 3. Laws on waste management. 4. Laws on packaging. 5. Laws on air protection. 6. Regulation No 415/2012 Coll., on the permissible levels of pollution and its determination. 7. Laws on water management. 8. Legal regime of the protection of the nature and landscape. 9. Protection of the agricultural land resources. 10. Protection of the forest land resources. 11. Environmental protection related to the exploitation of mineral resources. 12. Protection of health against unfavourable effects of noise and vibrations. 13. Laws on the environmental impact assessment (E.I.A.). 14. Protection of public health.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2017/2018 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Graded credit Graded credit 100  51
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: Attending on seminars - min. 90 %, the rest part is possible to substitute (e.g. semester work on the assigned topic with the use of foreign literature).

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