546-0131/01 – Circular Economy (CE)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Environmental EngineeringCredits5
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Vladimír Čablík, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Vladimír Čablík, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory type B
Year2Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2020/2021Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
CAB72 prof. Ing. Vladimír Čablík, Ph.D.
PEC06 doc. Ing. Iva Janáková, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2
Part-time Credit and Examination 8+8

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Compulsory literature:

SILLANPÄÄ M. and CH. NCIBI. The Circular Economy - 1st Edition. Elsevier. 2019. E-Book. ISBN 9780128152683. CHARTER, M., ed. Designing for the circular economy. London: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2019. ISBN 978-1-138-08101-7. COMMUNICATION FROM THE COMMISSION TO THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, THE COUNCIL, THE EUROPEAN ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COMMITTEE AND THE COMMITTEE OF THE REGIONS. EUROPEAN COMMISSION. COM(2015). Document 52015DC0614. Schmidt-MacArthur Fellowship. Designing for a circular economy. Circular Economy Innovation Project. Flora Poppelaars. 2013-2014.

Recommended literature:

KOVACIC, Z., R. STRAND and T. VÖLKER. The Circular Economy in Europe. New York: Routledge, 2020. | Series: Routledge explorations in sustainability and governance: Routledge, 2019. DOI: 10.4324/9780429061028. ISBN 9780429061028. WEETMAN, C. A circular economy handbook for business and supply chains: repair, remake, redesign, rethink. New York: Kogan Page, 2017. ISBN 9780749476755.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

During the semester there will be discussions about topics being taught in lectures, in exercises there will be control in the form of tests and two semester projects. At the end of semester written and oral exams.

E-learning

Other requirements

Study of foreign literature. Active participation in seminars. Elaboration of semestral project.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Circular Economy, definition and benefits, basic concepts 2. Legal regulations, strategic documents 3. Tools in the field of Environmental protection - Ecodesign 4. Circular economy in the production process 5. Sustainable production of raw materials 6. Waste Management in the Circular Economy 7. Waste management in the Czech Republic 8. Overview of recycling technologies 9. Energy from waste 10. Critical raw materials 11. Construction and demolition - raw materials 12. Water in circular economy 13. Competitiveness of EU industry 14. Innovation in circular economy

Conditions for subject completion

Conditions for completion are defined only for particular subject version and form of study

Occurrence in study plans

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2021/2022 (N0724A290011) Mineral Economics K Czech Most 2 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2021/2022 (N0724A290011) Mineral Economics K Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory type B study plan

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