Course syllabus PHD_P018_N - Chemical risks of wastes (FBFS - 2019/2020 - post-graduate studies)

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

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Level of study:
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods :
Preparing and presentation of project of 40 points, the final exam of 60 points. For the evaluation A it is necessary to obtain at least 93 points, for B at least 86 points, for C at least 79 points, for D at least 72 points and for the evaluation E at least 64 points.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Students will acquire knowledge of the waste, it shall notify the originating, chemical risks, disposal of wastes and wastes exploitation.After completion of the subject the student is able to apply knowledge about the wastes manipulation within their emergence, transport, reuse and disposal and to use gained knowledge by the enterprise, municipality and town waste management guidance.
Course contents:
Waste, its origin, sources, ways to minimize. Chemical aspects of the effects of different types of waste at all biotic components of the environment. Waste in terms of food security. Disposal options, disposal and recycling of waste. Use of waste in soil remediation. Wastes legislative in Slovakia and the EU.
Recommended or required reading:
Bailey, R.: Chemistry of the Environment, Academic Press, 2002
Weiner, R.F.: Environmental Engineering. Butt. - einemann, 2003

Language of instruction: Slovak
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 1

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Name of lecturer(s):
prof. Ing. Ján Tomáš, CSc. (lecturer)
doc. RNDr. Ing. Tomáš Tóth, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
prof. RNDr. Alena Vollmannová, PhD. (lecturer)
Last modification:
14. 1. 2019
doc. RNDr. Ing. Tomáš Tóth, PhD. and programme supervisor

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

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