Course syllabus U15-0031-B - Environmental Technics (FESRD - WS 2019/2020)

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Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Course unit code:
Course unit title: Environmental Technics
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
1 hour weekly / 13 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Credits: 4
Environmental Management - bachelor (required), 5. semester
Level of study:
Prerequisites for registration:
Assesment methods :
project and project presentation 20%
written test 80%
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The student is able to identify and apply knowledge of technologies that use less damaging to the environment. After completion of the subject the student understand eco-efficiency in promoting the use of environmental management systems whit the aim to cleaner production processes.
Course contents:
Definition and separate of the environmental technologies. History uptake of environmental technologies. Environmental technologies in Slovakia and abroad (EU). Economic development by introducing the most modern technologies and eco-innovations those are environmentally friendly. Assessment of technologies and products in terms of their impact on the environment. End technologies to reduce environmental pollution and methods of resource efficiency. Quality, quantity and water use. Water treatment for different purposes and methods for sewage disposal. Technology and the equipment to reduce air pollution. Possibilities of material and energy debriefing of the waste, waste recycling. Environmentally suitable methods of waste disposal. Biotechnology, definition, separate and practical use of biotechnology processes. Phytoenergetics. Environmental technology as a tool for monitoring and data collection using biomonitoring.
Recommended or required reading:
Akčný plán pre environmentálne technológie (COM (2004) 38 )
Frankovská, J a i. 2010. Atlas sanačných metód environmetnálnych záťaží. ŠGÚDŠ Bratislava, 361 s.
Mulvaney, D. 2011. Green Technology: An A to Z Guide. SAGE, 524 pp.

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Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 19

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Name of lecturer(s):
prof. Ing. Ján Gaduš, PhD. (person responsible for course)
Mgr. Marián Kotrla, PhD. (examiner, instructor)
Ing. Žaneta Pauková, PhD. (examiner, lecturer)
Last modification: 2. 9. 2019
prof. Ing. Ján Gaduš, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Martin Mastík, PhD. on 09/02/2019.

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