546-0469/01 – Environmental Engineering I (EI I)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Environmental EngineeringCredits5
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Barbara Stalmachová, CSc.Subject version guarantorMgr. Iva Melčáková, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year1Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2006/2007Year of cancellation2014/2015
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
BOU01 Ing. Tomáš Bouchal, Ph.D.
CHO46 Mgr. Iva Melčáková, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2
Combined Credit and Examination 12+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Knowledge for nature and landscape management

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

Předmět představuje hlavní pojmy a fakta z biologie a ekologie. Studenti se seznámí se složením a funkcí živých soustav, s reprodukcí organismů, s evolucí struktur a systémů, které adaptovaly organismy a rostliny na podmínky jejich prostředí

Compulsory literature:

Brower, E. J., Zar, J.H. and von Ende, C.N.: Field and Laboratory methods for general ecology, 1989, Brown Publisher, Dubuque. Postlethwait, J.H. et al., Biology, 1991, McGrao-Hill, inc, New York.

Recommended literature:

CRAWLEY M.J., 1996: Plant ecology. Blackwell Scientific Publications, London. ISBN 0632036397 SILVERTOWN J. W., LOVETT-DOUST J., 1993: Introduction to Plant Population Biology. Blackwell Scientific Publications, London. ISBN 063204991X

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

exam

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Active participation of students in seminars. Development of the project to the specified topic in the required quality.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Syllabus of lectures: 1. What is life? Common features of living creatures, order and disorder, properties that maintain a population, evolution by natural selection, the scientific method. 2. Atoms, molecules and life. Atoms, particles, molecules, chemical properties water, carbon-containing compounds 3. Basic unit of life. The discovery of cells and the basic theory of cell Two main types of cells, common features and structure of all cells, specialized function and structure in cells. 4. Cells. Dynamics and basic energetic flow of the universe, the chemical reaction agents and energy flow in cells, metabolism, cellular transport. 5. Life needs adequate energy. ATP, glycolysis, fermentation, aerobic respiration, control of metabolism. 6. The absorption of sunlight and nutrients construction. Photosynthesis, color pigments, special types of fixation of carbon dioxide. 7. Cellular and life cycles. Chromosomes, mitosis, meiosis, reproduction, evolution. 8. DNA - thread of life. Genes, DNA types, hopes and problems in research recombinant DNA. 9. The origin of life and its diversity. 10. Unicellular organisms (bacteria and cyanobacteria), Producers and decomposer (algae, plants, fungi). 11. Animals (invertebrates, vertebrates). 12. The genetic basis for evolution. Genetic variations, factors of evolution, what is a kind of modern synthesis and the main trends in evolution. 13. The population model in space and time. The level of interaction, model extension, limit population growth. 14. Biosphere. Life on land, water, changes in the biosphere. Exercise: The aim of exercise is to deepen knowledge of the lectures. The basic form exercise is a seminar and laboratory work.

Conditions for subject completion

Combined form (validity from: 2012/2013 Winter semester, validity until: 2014/2015 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) 17
                Semestrální projekt na dané téma Semestral project 33  17
        Examination Examination 67 (67) 34
                Written examination Written examination 30  12
                Oral Oral examination 37  22
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2006/2007 (N2102) Mineral Raw Materials (6208T031) Environmental Management P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
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