Course syllabus PHD_P117_N - Environmental Biotechnology (FBFS - 2019/2020 - post-graduate studies)

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Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Course unit code: PHD_P117_N
Course unit title: Environmental Biotechnology
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
1 hour weekly / 13 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Agrobiotechnology - doctoral (elective), 1. year
Agrobiotechnology - doctoral (elective), 1. year
Level of study:
Prerequisites for registration:
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:
The student will acquire knowledge of chemistry and biochemizmu degradation and elimination of persistent, bioaccumulative and toxic organic substances, pollutants Bioremediation, remediation processes in use in the biotic, abiotic environment, as well as in manufacturing technologies.
Course contents:
Deepening knowledge of: bioremediation,phytoremediation, mykoremediation,innovative and integrated technologies and nanotechnology for the Environment.
Recommended or required reading:
Vidya Sagar. K, National Conference on Environmental Biotechnology, Bangalore 2005
Daniel A. Vallero, Environmental Biotechnology: A Biosystems Approach, Academic Press, Amsterdam, NV; ISBN 9780123750891; 2010.
Gerben J Zylstraa and Jerome J Kukor, What is environmental biotechnology? Current Opinion in Biotechnology 16(3):243-245, 2005
SCRAG, A. Environmental Biotechnology. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005. 447 s. ISBN 0-19-926867-3.

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Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 0

Name of lecturer(s):
doc. RNDr. Ing. Tomáš Tóth, PhD. (instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
Last modification:
14. 1. 2019
Supervisor: 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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