Course detail

Ecological engineering

FEKT-NEKIAcad. year: 2015/2016

The technical aspects of environment, methods of protection against unfavourable effects of physical fields. The system design of ecological projects and consideration of influence on the environment. The special parts from theoretical ecology, quasi-linear thermodynamics of ecosystems, application of synergetics. The methods of emission suppression, suppression of noise, electromagnetic fields and radiation. Treatment with waste and cleaner production.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

The fundamental knowledge from technical aspects of environment,
system design of ecological projects and consideration of influence on the environment. Theoretical knowledge from thermodynamics of ecosystems and from synergetics.

Prerequisites

The subject knowledge on the Bachelor´s degree level is requested.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Tolgyessy,J. a kol.: Chémia,biológia a toxikológia vody a ovzduší.SAV,Bratislava 1985.
Krempaský,J. a kol.: Synergetika.SAV,Bratislava 1988.
Peusner,L.: Základy bioenergetiky.Alfa,Bratislava 1974.
Kiely G.: Environmental Engineering. McGraw Hill, BNoston, 1997 (EN)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Requirements for completion of a course are specified by a regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every.

Language of instruction

English

Work placements

Not applicable.

Aims

The acquaintance with system design of ecological projects and consideration of influence on the environment. The technical aspects of environment.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

The content and forms of instruction in the evaluated course are specified by a regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme EEKR-MN Master's

    branch MN-BEI , 1. year of study, summer semester, 5 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Laboratory exercise

13 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer