637-3031/01 – Biotechnology (Bt)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Non-ferrous Metals, Refining and RecyclingCredits6
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Silvie Brožová, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Silvie Brožová, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year2Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2016/2017Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFMTIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
BRO37 doc. Ing. Silvie Brožová, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 3+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

-students will learn the basic concepts in biotechnology, the processes and technologies -acquired knowledge is a basis for process optimization, measurement and process control -information about the production of biologically active substances biotechnology manner that apply mainly to protect the environment

Teaching methods

Lectures
Seminars
Individual consultations
Tutorials
Experimental work in labs
Project work
Other activities

Summary

The subject is focuses on both the basic concepts of biotechnology. Information to enable an understanding of processes occurring in living organisms in metallurgical processes. Attention is paid bioprocesses use in hydrometallurgy. It also presented the possibility of using biotechnology processes in metal production and reduce its energy demands.

Compulsory literature:

SUTHAR, S. Recycling of agro-industrial sludge through vermitechnolog. Ecological Engineering. 2010, 36 (8), 1028-1036. ISSN 0925-8574 ASHBY, M. F. Materials and the environment: eco-informed material choice. 2nd ed. Waltham: Elsevier Butterworth-Heinemann, 2013. ISBN 978-0-12-385971-6.

Recommended literature:

KEETON, W.T. and J. GOULD. Biological Science. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., 1989. ISBN 978-0393953886.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

test

E-learning

none

Other requirements

Preparation of semestral project, passing of tests, laboratory work.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Introduction to biotechnology 2. Development of biotechnology in the field of processing of metal-bearing raw materials 3. Basic knowledge of the chemical composition of the organism 4. Biogenic elements 5. Biopolymers 6. Cell 7. Characteristics of organisms used in biotechnology 8. Enzymes and biocatalysis 9. Cultivation of microorganisms 10. Sterilization and disinfection 11. Substances used in biological processes 12. Bioreactors 13. Fermenters 14. Safety of work with raw materials and their storage

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2016/2017 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 30  15
        Examination Examination 70  21
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2020/2021 (N3923) Materials Engineering (3911T033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (N3923) Materials Engineering (3911T033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2018/2019 (N3923) Materials Engineering (3911T033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2017/2018 (N3923) Materials Engineering (3911T033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2016/2017 (N3923) Materials Engineering (3911T033) Material Recycling P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

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