Course detail

Design Practice

FSI-LKCAcad. year: 2020/2021

The course is focused on practising of knowledge obtained in the theoretical classes. Drawings, reports and design documents are created. The assignments are from the following fields : boilers, steam turbine, power plants design, p ower plants and environment

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Students will be able to work with technical documents, and to complete assigned tasks independently, as well as work out the documentation in a form of a technical report.


Knowledge of power engineering


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Krbek,Polesný: Závěrečný projekt,skripta VUT 1995
Fiedler,Krbek,Polesný:Strojní zařízení elektráren,skripta VUT 1999
literatura dle zaměření tématu DP
Leyzerovich:Large Power Steam Turbines,PennwellBooks,USA2003
Boyce:Gas Turbine Engineering Handbook,Gulf Publishing-1995
KC Agrawal, Industrial Power Engineering Handbook, ISBN: 0-7506-73...
Horlock, J.H.:Advaced Gas Turbine Cycle, Pergamon Press, London,2003

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

The course is taught through exercises which are focused on practical topics presented in lectures.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Graded credit requirements: participation in the exercises is systematically controlled, as well as partial results to be completed. Delivery of a technical report elaborated according to the EU pattern.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.


Students will be able to create reports and design documents for power engineering in a form of self-activity work.

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

The runnign control of partial results.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme M2I-P Master's

    branch M-ENI , 2. year of study, winter semester, 6 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit


Computer-assisted exercise

65 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer


1.-13.Consultations, control of the work progress, individual work on a diploma thesis.