Course syllabus P15-0089-B - Chemistry of Water (FBFS - WS 2020/2021)

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Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty of Biotechnology and Food Sciences
Course unit code:
Course unit title:
Chemistry of Water
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
seminar1 hour weekly / 13 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

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Level of study:
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods :
During the semester, 1 written test (for 20 points) and semestral student work (20 points) and a final written exam for 60 points will be realised. For the evaluation A it is necessary to obtain at least 93 points, for the evaluation B at least 86 points, for the evaluation C at least 79 points, for the evaluation D at least 72 points and for the evaluation E at least 64 points.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Students will acquire basic knowledge in the evaluation of the most important indicators of water, the most important factors in chemical properties of natural, waste water. After completion of the subject the student is able to identify the basic methods of analytical determination.
Course contents:
Theoretical knowledge about the structure and properties of water as a chemical compound. Solubility as a basic feature of the water, aqueous solutions and formulations. Properties of inorganic and organic substances contained in water. Types of treatment - natural, drinking, and wastewater utility, their characteristic chemistry. Analytical methods for the determination of selected indicators in water. Legislation in Slovakia.
Recommended or required reading:
Holobradý K. a kol.: Chémia vody, VES VŠP Nitra, 1991
Ilavský J. Chémia vody a hydrobiológia, STU Bratislava, 2008

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Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 69

34,8 %
21,7 %
24,6 %
10,1 %8,8 %0 %
Name of lecturer(s): Ing. Radovan Stanovič, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
doc. RNDr. Ing. Tomáš Tóth, PhD. (lecturer)
prof. RNDr. Alena Vollmannová, PhD. (lecturer)
Last modification: 24. 10. 2019
Supervisor: Ing. Radovan Stanovič, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Martin Mastík, PhD. on 10/24/2019.

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