617-1805/02 – Fundamentals of Analytical Chemistry (ZACh)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of ChemistryCredits6
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Petr Praus, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Petr Praus, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2014/2015Year of cancellation2019/2020
Intended for the facultiesFMTIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
PAV57 Ing. Jiří Pavlovský, Ph.D.
PRA37 prof. Ing. Petr Praus, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+4
Part-time Credit and Examination 14+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

An aim of the subject is to acquaint students with the principals of analytical methods so that to use them in current laboratory practice.

Teaching methods

Experimental work in labs


The subject presents students the principles of classical and instrumental analytical chemistry. The procedures, the most frequently used in current laboratories, are preferred.

Compulsory literature:

[1] G. D. Christian, Analytical Chemistry (5 th Ed.). New York , Wiley, 1994, 812 s. [2]D. Kealay, P.J: Haines, Analytical Chemistry. Oxford, BIOS Scientific Publishers, 2002, 342 s. [3]J. Kenkel, Analytical Chemistry for Technicians (4th Ed.). Boca Raton, CRC Press, 2014, 507 s.

Recommended literature:

[1] Holbecher Z., Chráček J. a kol.: Analytická chemie. SNTL/ALFA, Praha/ Bratislava, 1987, 664 s. [2] Tomík B., Poljak B., Jirkovský R.: Analytická chemie pro hutníky. SNTL/ALFA, Praha/Bratislava, 1988, 264 s.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements

There are no additional requirements for students.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Lectures Introduction to analytical chemistry Sampling Volumetric analysis Gravimetry Atomic emission spectrometry Atomic absorption spectrometry UV-VIS molecular spectrometry Infrared spectrometry Gas and liquid chromatography Potenciometry Polarography Laboratory practise Examination paper

Conditions for subject completion

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

Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty

Occurrence in special blocks

Block nameAcademic yearForm of studyStudy language YearWSType of blockBlock owner
FMST 2019/2020 Full-time English Compulsory 601 - Study Office stu. block
FMMI 2018/2019 Full-time English Compulsory 601 - Study Office stu. block