Course syllabus Z15-0075-B - Environmental Quality Assessment (FZKI - WS 2017/2018)

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University: Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty: Faculty of Horticulture and Landscape Engineering
Course unit code: Z15-0075-B
Course unit title: Environmental Quality Assessment
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
seminar2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Credits: 6
Semester: Landscape Engineering - bachelor (required), 3. semester
Level of study: 1.
Prerequisites for registration: (Basics of Geographic Information Systems or now Basics of Geographic Information Systems) or (Basics of Geographic Information Systems or now Basics of Geographic Information Systems)
Assesment methods :
credit:
During the semester students elaborate semester project, which is evaluated by 20 points in the last week of semester.


For A classification it is necessary to obtain 93 points, for B classification it is necessary to obtain 86 points, for C classification it is necessary to obtain 79 points, for D classification it is necessary to obtain 72 points and for E classification it is necessary to obtain at least 64 points. Student receives credits for the subject if he gets evaluation from A to E.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Student will obtain the actual knowledge about the environmental landscape evaluation with orientation to the agricultural landscape. He will understand the relations and associations with the individual environmental components damage by permanent life sustainability. He will be able to evaluate environmental quality in the range of desired studies and projects. Such as country revitalization, land consolidation projects, territorial systems of ecological stability of the environment.
Course contents:
Biotic and nonbiotic parts of the environment and antropic influence on environment. Monitoring of the envrionment and information system about environment. Legislation sbout environment. Rate the quality of abiotic parts of environment (pedosphere, hydrosphere, atmosphere). Biotic and no biotic parts of the environment and anthropic influence on the environment. Monitoring of the environment and information system about environment. Legislation about environment. Rate the quality of abiotic parts of environment (pedosphere, hydrosphere, and atmosphere). Biotic environment parts assessment – fauna, flora with accent to high scattered vegetation and nature protection. Impact of waste on the environment. Impact of chemicals (mainly agriculture) on the environment. Environment modalities in practice – environmental impact assessment – EIA and Environmental management system implementation.
Recommended or required reading:
Basic:
NOSKOVIČ, J. -- CHLPÍK, J. -- JEDLOVSKÁ, L. -- LACKO-BARTOŠOVÁ, M. -- NOZDROVICKÝ, L. -- ONDRIŠÍK, P. -- PORHAJAŠOVÁ, J. -- RAKOVSKÁ, A. -- SKLENÁR, Š. -- STREĎANSKÁ, A. -- STREĎANSKÝ, J. -- TOMÁŠ, J. -- URMINSKÁ, J. Ochrana a tvorba životného prostredia. 1st ed. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita v Nitre, 2012. 414 p. ISBN 978-80-552-0873-2 (brož.).

Recommended:
STREĎANSKÝ, J -- STREĎANSKÁ, A. Hodnotenie kvality životného prostredia. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2017.

Language of instruction: Slovak, English
Notes:
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 216

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12,0 %5,6 %13,4 %19,4 %45,4 %4,2 %
Name of lecturer(s): doc. Ing. Lenka Lackóová, PhD. (instructor)
prof. Ing. Jozef Streďanský, DrSc. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
Ing. Mária Tárníková, PhD. (examiner, instructor)
Last modification: 21. 2. 2018
Supervisor: prof. Ing. Jozef Streďanský, DrSc. and programme supervisor


Last modification made by Ing. Helena Barošková on 02/21/2018.

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