546-0464/02 – Preventive Approach to Environmental Protection (PPkOZP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Environmental EngineeringCredits5
Subject guarantorIng. Jana Kodymová, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Jana Kodymová, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KOD009 Ing. Jana Kodymová, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Graded credit 2+2
Part-time Graded credit 8+8

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Understanding of consequences in use of prevetative measures according to the global ecosystem pressure

Teaching methods

Individual consultations
Project work


Global ecosystem status, strategies and tools. Scenarios of global ecosystem development and its services. Tools for influencing of global ecosystem status.

Compulsory literature:

Millennium Ecosystem Assessment. Ecosystems and Human Well-being: Synthesis, published in 2005 by Island Press. (http://www.millenniumassessment.org/documents/document.356.aspx.pdf) Environmental Science. Understanding, protecting and managing the environment in the Baltic Sea Region. Editors: Lars Rydén, Pawel Migula and Magnus Andersson. BUP Uppsala 2003 (http://www2.balticuniv.uu.se/bup-3/index.php/public/textbooks-course-materials/course-materials/environmental-science) Web sources: www.wbcsd.org, www.unido.org, www.unep.org, www.who.org, www.mzp.cz, www.cemc.cz, Agenda 21. https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/content/documents/Agenda21.pdf

Recommended literature:

Millennium Ecosystem Assessment Ecosystems and Human Well-being: Synthesis, published in 2005 by Island Press. (http://www.millenniumassessment.org/documents/document.356.aspx.pdf) Internet (WBCSD, GRI, WHO) Various scientific journals (ScienceDirect via university library) ISO norms 14000, EMAS

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

discussion within the lecture, active participation in seminars, semestral project, participation in seminars min. 75%, oral exam


Other requirements

Active participation at seminars, creation and presentation of seminar work on given topic, work on group project.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Environmental protection – evolution of approaches 2. Global ecosystem – MA, biodiversity, ecosystem services, scenarios of development 3. Global scenarios of sustainable development and their application 4. Sustainable development in EU policy and State Environmental Policy CR 5. Tools of SD policy for companies (CP. EMS, product tools) 6. IPPC 7. CSR 8. Sustainable production and consumption 9. SD policy tools for the city/region 10.Local Agenda 21, SD indicators 11.Environmental risk assessment, environmental impact of major industrial accidents 12.Environmental health, NEHAP 13.IT technologies in environmental protection 14.Access to the information about environment, Aarhus convention

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 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: ústní zkouška

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Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2020/2021 (N0724A290006) Preventive Approaches in Environmental Protection P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (N0724A290006) Preventive Approaches in Environmental Protection K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

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