Course detail

Designing of Hydrotechnical Structures

FAST-BRB008Acad. year: 2020/2021

Project development with respect to water structures (structure assignment and project of the structure)
individual elaboration of formal documents (application for territorial proceedings and building permit) and specific documents (operating and service regulation, flood control plan)
project documents hearing (negotiation) process (gaming simulation)Prerequisites: Specialised courses of water management, water management legislation

Terms and conditions of contracts and valuation of project and engineering works (Commercial law and civil code, Fee system), Construction law 50/1976 Sb. as amended 83/1998 Sb. and implementing regulations, environmental laws, supplier systems in construction in CZ, law 360/1992 Sb. on duty of authorized architectures, engineers and techniques active in construction, site diary, project documentation negotiation, bussines activities of authorized persons, system of standards in water management.


Institute of Water Structures (VST-VST)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Knowledge in following areas:
- project development with respect to water structures,
- individual elaboration of formal documents ,
- project documents hearing.


Water management and water structures. Economy and enterprise economy.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Not applicable.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Not applicable.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Terms and conditions of contracts – contracting (participants, data, deadlines, control, penalization).
2. Valuation of project and engineering works.
3. Practical application of Construction law.
4.–5. Supplier systems in construction, theirs realization in CZ.
6. Authorization exam according to law 360/1992 Sb., rights and duties of authorized persons.
7. Site diary – content, styles.
8. Negotiation according to law 244/1992 Sb. as amended.
9. Elaboration of project documentation – steps, extent, content.
10. Project documentation negotiation.
11. Bussines activities of authorized persons.
12. Administration and application of standards in water management.
13. Assembling of individual projects, test, credits.


The aim of the subject is to show and discuss auxiliary activities at the consulting and water structures designing. Those are standardisation, legislation, economical and administrative activities and negotiating at designing and construction. Some special types of water management documentation are included as well.

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

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme BPC-SI Bachelor's

    specialization V , 4. year of study, summer semester, 6 credits, compulsory-optional

Type of course unit



26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


39 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer