546-0429/04 – Monitoring Systems (MS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Environmental EngineeringCredits3
Subject guarantordoc. Mgr. Eva Pertile, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Mgr. Eva Pertile, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year2Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2013/2014Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
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PER34 doc. Mgr. Eva Pertile, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Graded credit 1+1
Combined Graded credit 3+3

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Knowledge rendered after completion of the course: Do the themes of which have been prepared outline of the subject. Inputs of pollutants into the individual components of the environment, transport, environment and its influence, transformation. Skills rendered after completion of the course: They can present the results of individual work and learn the basics of searching information sources and processing in the form of research.

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Summary

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:

COCKERHAM, L. G., SHANE, B. S.: Basic Environmental Toxikology, CRC Press, Boca Raton 1994. EVANGELOU, V.P.: Environmental Soil and Water Chemistry: Principles and Applications. Wiley Interscience FRANCIS, B. M.: Toxic Substance in the Environment, J. Wiley and Sons, New York 1994. WIERSMA, G. B. Environmental monitoring. Boca Raton: CRC Press, c2004. ISBN 1-56670-641-6.

Recommended literature:

ČASOPISY, např.: Earth System Monitoring (U. S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration).

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Students have to discussed problems of chemical pollution of the environment and monitoring of pollutants. Basic concern is focused on the pollution of north part of the silesian region. Students also have to work up final report based on research project concerning on soil and water pollution in different fields.

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Active participation in lectures and seminars.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. The inputs of pollutants into individual components of the environment, transport, environment and its influence, transform pollutants. 2. Impact of pollutants on living organisms and the mechanisms of these effects. Options limit the input of pollutants into the environment and their elimination from the environment. 3. Global Monitoring - principles, methods and systems. 4. Remote survey - basics and concepts. 5. Remote sensing of the environment. 6. Global monitoring of the atmosphere, 7. Global Monitoring hydrosphere 8. Global monitoring of vegetation, residential agglomerations. 9. Global monitoring for the environment and health. 10. Global monitoring - natural disaster - prevention (floods, tropical cyclones, tsunamis, seismic and volcanic activity, desertification, deforestation, fires, droughts, epidemics). 11. Global monitoring for the environment and safety. 12. GMES - Global Monitoring for Environment and Security. 13. ENVIS information service on environment and others. 14. Legislature.

Conditions for subject completion

Combined form (validity from: 2016/2017 Winter semester)
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Graded exercises evaluation Graded credit 100 (100) 51
        Semestrální projekt Semestral project 30  15
        Prezentace semestrálního projektu Semestral project 20  10
        Aktivita Semestral project 20  10
        Zápočtový test Written test 30  16
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