Composition and Properties of Natural Waters
FAST-NCB006Acad. year: 2020/2021
Chemical equilibria, inorganic compounds and the main inorganic polutants, organic compounds in water and the main organic pollutants, gases, fundamentals of water analysis, eutrophication, self-purification, hydrochemical classification of surface, underground, mineral, and atmospheric waters.
Institute of Chemistry (CHE)
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Student will master the aim of the subject, i.e. selected chapters from hydrochemistry of underground and surface waters.
Chemical nomenclature, basic chemical rules, theory of acids and bases, compilation of chemical equations, stoichiometric calculations, concentration and its expression, fundamentals of hydrochemistry and analytical chemistry.
Recommended optional programme components
Recommended or required reading
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes
Language of instruction
1. Chemical equilibria, pH.
2. Inorganic macrocomponents, iron, manganese.
3. Aluminum, sulphur, silicon, boron, halogens.
4. Carbon, calcium-carbonate equilibrium, gases.
5. Nitrogen, phosphorus.
6. Organic compounds.
7. Transformation of compounds in aqueous environment.
8. Environment and its protection.
9. Inorganic pollutants.
10. Organic pollutants.
11. Selected analytical methods, group determinations of organic compounds.
12. Atmospheric, underground, mineral, and sea waters.
13. Surface water, eutrophication, self-purification.
selected chapters from hydrochemistry of underground and surface waters
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 NPC-SIV Master's, 1. year of study, summer semester, 5 credits, compulsory-optional