632-0409/03 – Industrial Practice (OP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Materials and Technologies for VehiclesCredits4
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Tomáš Elbel, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Tomáš Elbel, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2011/2012Year of cancellation2013/2014
Intended for the facultiesFMTIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
ELB77 prof. Ing. Tomáš Elbel, CSc.
HAM33 doc. Ing. Jiří Hampl, Ph.D.
TOM37 doc. Ing. Petr Tomčík, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit 0+14
Distance Credit 0+14

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Students will know the equipment, metallurgy and foundry specific technology. Students will know the whole technological cycle of production of castings of different materials and technologies

Teaching methods

Individual consultations
Experimental work in labs
Other activities


The two-week experience is designed to familiarize the students work in real terms foundry service. Students must study the various technological operations foundry manufacturing castings in the foundry, observe the work of individual equipment in the foundry process and work in dřevomodelárně and metal patterns. Student prepare a written report to the practice of assessment and evaluation. Field of Study "Materials and technologies for the automobile industry": The two-week experience is designed to familiarize the students work in terms of car service, manufacturing plants and research centers of automobile manufacturers and automotive accessories. Graduate student selected technological production operations, familiar with the processes of repair and car maintenance in the case of research centers, the students will become acquainted with modern technologies used in the development of automobiles and their accessories such as the field of rapid prototyping, etc.. Students prepare a written report to the practice of assessment and evaluation.

Compulsory literature:

Schieg,F.P. : Technology of Metalcasting. American Foundry Society,Des Plaines,IL 2003.

Recommended literature:

Articles in professional journals, papers of conferences, research reports, theses.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Individual tasks will be awarded with a weekly schedule. The tasks will work during the exercises. Students of combined study will send their analysis of literature through e-mail. There is a 3 points penalty for each week of delay of tasks checking in after the deadline.


The character of the course does not require form of e-learning teaching.

Další požadavky na studenta

There are not additional requirements on students in the field of this subject.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

The practical preparation of students for work in the chosen field.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2010/2011 Winter semester, validity until: 2013/2014 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation Credit 80  51
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2011/2012 (B2109) Metallurgical Engineering (2109R033) Foundry Technologies P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

Occurrence in special blocks

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