617-0405/01 – Chemistry of the Environment (CHZP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of ChemistryCredits4
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Šárka Langová, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Juraj Leško, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year3Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2004/2005Year of cancellation2016/2017
Intended for the facultiesFMTIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
LES20 prof. Ing. Juraj Leško, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 3+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The purpose of the discipline is the study of chemical reactions between the soil, water, air and the effects of human activities upon these systems.

Teaching methods

Lectures

Summary

A general introduction to chemistry of lithosphere, acid-base and ion exchange reactions in soil. Fundamentals of aquatic chemistry, reactions in natural waters and wastewaters. Photochemical reactions in the athmosphere, pollutants, photochemical smog. Introduction to ecotoxicology.

Compulsory literature:

Manahan S.E.: Environmental chemistry, Lewis publ., London 2000.

Recommended literature:

After an agreement with lecturer.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

There are no additional requirements for students.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

General issues of environmental chemistry. Soil chemistry - acid-base and exchange reactions. Chemical and photochemical reactions in the atmosphere. Introduction to water chemistry. Global biogeochemical cycles in the biosphere. Stratospheric and tropospheric ozone. Metals in the environment. Natural resources and energy. Environmentally friendly use of coal. Environmental aspects of nuclear energy. Radioactive substances in the environment. Chemistry of hazardous substances. Introduction to general toxicology. Introduction to special toxicology. Trends in environmental chemistry.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester, validity until: 2009/2010 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (145) 51
        Examination Examination 100  0
        Exercises evaluation Credit 45  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2006/2007 (B3909) Process Engineering (3911R008) Chemical and Physical Methods of Material Testing P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (B3909) Process Engineering (3909R009) Process Technologies of Waste Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2005/2006 (B3909) Process Engineering (3911R008) Chemical and Physical Methods of Material Testing P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
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