Course detail

Hydrochemistry

FAST-DCB009Acad. year: 2020/2021

Physico-chemical properties of water, physical chemistry of surfaces, basics of thermodynamics and chemical equilibria in water.
General composition of water, carbon dioxide and its ionic forms, metals and semi-metals, halogens, nitrogen compounds, sulfur compounds, phosphorus compounds, gases, organic substances and their group determinations, C10-C40 hydrocarbons, polyaromatic hydrocarbons, phenols, halogenderivatives of hydrocarbons, pesticides, surfactants.
Transport and transformation of substances in the environment.

Department

Institute of Chemistry (CHE)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Student will master the aim of the subject, i.e. enlarging of knowledge on hydrochemistry and water analysis.

Prerequisites

Fundamentals of general, inorganic and organic chemistry.

Co-requisites

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

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Physico-chemical properties of water.
2. Physical chemistry of surfaces, chemical equilibria.
3. General composition of water.
4. Carbon dioxide and its ionic forms.
5. Metals and metalloids.
6. Halogens, compounds of nitrogen.
7. Compounds of sulphur, compounds of phosphorus.
8. Gases, organic compounds and their group determinations.
9. C10-C40 hydrocarbons, polyaromatic hydrocarbons.
10. Phenols, halogenderivatives of hydrocarbons, humic compounds.
11. Pesticides, sufactants.
12. Hydrochemical quality of natural waters.
13. Hydrochemical quality of drinking and selected waste waters.

Aims

enlarging of knowledge on hydrochemistry and water analysis

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 DPC-V Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 8 credits, compulsory-optional
  • Programme DPA-V Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 8 credits, compulsory-optional
  • Programme DKA-V Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 8 credits, compulsory-optional
  • Programme DKC-V Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, 8 credits, compulsory-optional

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer