Course detail

Laboratory Classes in Instrumental and Structure Analysis - CTEP

FCH-MCA_ISA_ZAcad. year: 2020/2021

Practical class to the subject "Instrumental and Structure Analysis" - familiarization with instrumental analytical techniques applied in environmental analysis and technical praxis.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Completion of this course will increase students' competence as follows:
1. Students will be acquainted with instrumental analytical methods used in analytical practice
2. Students will understand the capabilities and limitations of instrumental analytical methods
3. Students will be able to choose the optimal instrumental analytical method for solving a particular analytical problem.


Good knowledge of common, inorganic, organic, physical and analytical chemistry


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Klouda P.: Moderní analytické metody. Nakladatelství Pavel Klouda, Ostrava 2003. (CS)
E-learning: Návody k úlohám v Praktiku z instrumentální a strukturní analýzy - CHTOŽP (CS)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

The course uses teaching methods in form of Laboratory exercise - 3 teaching hours per week. The e-learning system (LMS Moodle) is available to teachers and students.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Graded credit based on the submission of protocols from individual tasks. The final score is the average from scores for each protocol.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Informative meeting about subject organization
2. Spectrophotometry - UV-VIS
3. Infrared spectrometry - IR
4. Atomic absorption spectrometry - AAS
5. Inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry - ICP-MS
6. Inductively coupled plasma-optical emission spectrometry - ICP-OES
7. Gas chromatography with flame ionization - GC/FID
8. Gas chromatography with mass spectrometric detection - GC/MS
9. Reversed-phase liquid chromatography - HPLC/DAD
10. Isotachophoresis
11. Liquid chromatography with mass spectrometric detection - LC/MS
12. Differential compensation calorimetry - DSC
13. Thermal gravimetric analysis - TGA


The aim of this subject is:
- to deepen the knowledge gained within the course of Instrumental and structural analysis
- to familiarize students with the methods of instrumental and structural analysis exploited in analytical practice.

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

Attendance at practices is mandatory. For the credit awars it is essential to completing all tasks.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme AKREDITACE Master's

    specialization --- , 1. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, compulsory

  • Programme NKCP_CHTOZP Master's

    branch NKCO_CHTOZP , 1. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, compulsory

  • Programme NPCP_CHTOZP Master's

    branch NPCO_CHTOZP , 1. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, compulsory

  • Programme CKCP_CZV lifelong learning

    branch CKCO_CZV , 1. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, compulsory