Course syllabus P15-0090-B - Chemical Toxicology (FBFS - SS 2019/2020)

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Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Course unit code:
Course unit title:
Chemical Toxicology
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
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Prerequisites for registration:
Assesment methods :
During the semester there will be 1 written test of 20 points, the presentation of the essay for 20 points and a final written exam for 60 points. To obtain an evaluation A the students must obtain at least 93 points, for the evaluation B at least 86 points, C rating at least 79 points, D rating at least 72 points, E rating at least 64 points.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Absolovent subject of chemical toxicology understand basic concepts in the chemical toxicology, gaining information about how toxic interactions with living organisms, their effects and limits available to the human body. Absolovent can applied his knowledge about classification of toxic substances and about legislation. He is able to applying acquired theoretical knowledge in practice.
Course contents:
Make known with the general concepts of toxicology (the substance, effect, texture, exposure, interaction, absorption, biotransformation, excretion, effects on the body), to estimate the effects of chemicals. Mechanisms of action (irritation, narcosis, inhibitory substances, indicating the substance, carcinogenic, mutagenic, teratogenic and allergenic substances and their effects). toxicology of substances (inorganic toxicants, organic toxicants, poisons, drugs and pollutants). Chemical toxicological hazards in the environment. Methods of protection against toxic substances.
Recommended or required reading:
Bardoděj Z.: Úvod do chemickej toxikologie. Karolinium Praha, 1999
Fargašová Agáta: Environmentálna toxikológia a všeobecná ekotoxikológia. Vydavateľstvo Oman, 2008
Linhart Igor: Toxikologie. Vydavatelství VŠCHT, 2012
Pavlíková Daniela: Ekotoxikologie. Vydavateľstvo:Česká zemědělská univerzita v Praze, 2008
Prousek: Rizikové vlastnosti látok. STU Bratislava, 2001

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Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 78

6,4 %
11,5 %
23,1 %
28,2 %
30,8 %
0 %
Name of lecturer(s):
doc. Ing. Judita Lidiková, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
doc. RNDr. Ing. Tomáš Tóth, PhD. (lecturer)
Last modification:
14. 1. 2019
Supervisor: doc. Ing. Judita Lidiková, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Martin Mastík, PhD. on 01/14/2019.

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