Course syllabus WSS - Water Management and Water Quality Policy (FFWT - WS 2019/2020)

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Course code: WSS
Course title in language of instruction: Water supply, sewerage and sewage treatment
Course title in Czech: Water Management and Water Quality Policy
Course title in English: Water Management and Water Quality Policy
Mode of completion and number of credits: Exam (5 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes: full-time, 2/0 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Language of instruction: English
Level of course: master
Semester: WS 2019/2020
Name of lecturer: Ing. Jan Deutscher, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
Ing. Jana Marková, Ph.D. (supervisor)
Prerequisites: none
Aims of the course:
To obtain teoretical and practical information and knowledge about:

- History of water management

- Water collection, water treatment (water quality, water purification for drinking purposes,...)

- Water supply system (water pipes, materials, tank towers,...)

- Waste water and sewerage system (types and quality of waste water, types of sewerage systems, ...)

- Waste water treatment plants (types, technologies,...)

- Natural methods of wastewater treatment (self-purification capacity of the landscape, the use of self-purification in natural ways of treating waste water treatment plants such as soil filters, wetlands, irrigations with wastewater,...)
Course contents:
1.Water supply (allowance 14/0)
b.Water collection
c.Water treatment (water quality, water purification,...)
d.Water supply system (water pipes, materials, tank towers,...)

2.Waste water treatment (allowance 14/0)
b.Waste water and sewerage system
c.Waste water treatment plants
d.Natural methods of waste water treatment plants (soil filters, wetlands,...)

Learning outcomes and competences:
Generic competences:
-Ability to analyse and synthesize
-Ability to apply knowledge
-Ability to communicate with professionals in different field of study
-Ability to solve problems
-Designing and managing projects
-Professional knowledge
-Quality concept awareness
-Skilled at utilizing and processing information

Specific competences:
-Ability of applied knowledge in solution of practical problems
-Ability of laboratory analysis and their interpretation
-Ability to apply of knowledge obtained in forest management and environment protection
-Ability to define, denominate and solve (singly and creative) of theoretic an practical forestry problems.
-The ability to focus on the recreational and tourism issues in the wider regional context.

Type of course unit: optional
Year of study: Not applicable - the subject could be chosen at anytime during the course of the programme.
Work placement: There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.
Recommended study modules: -
Learning activities and study load (hours of study load):
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
Direct teaching
     lecture28 h
     practice14 h
     professional educational excursion16 h
     consultation16 h
     public presentation (oral)4 h
     preparation for exam20 h
     preparation for regular assessment20 h
     preparation of presentation10 h
     report from excursion, tour, practical placement4 h
     writing of seminar paper8 h
Total140 h
Assessment methods:
surrender of the whole project wastewater disposal, oral-proof Overview On topic, discussion of the project
Recommended reading:
TypeAuthorTitlePublished inPublisherYearISBN
RQGRÜNWALD, A. et al.VodárenstvíPrahaČeský svaz stavebních inženýrů199880-902460-7-9
RQROTH, J. -- KROUPA, P.Vodárenství.PrahaSNTL1970
RQVodárenství I.
RQLÁTAL, M. -- SVOBODA, F. -- TESAŘÍK, I.Vodárenství II : Návody do cvičeníBrnoVUT1987
RQSUKOVITÝ, A. -- VIŠŇOVSKÝ, P.Vodárenství II: úprava a akumulace vody, zásobování průmyslu a zemědělství vodouPrahaSNTL - Nakladatelství technické literatury1971
RQKUBEŠ, J. -- KUBEŠ, O.Vodovody a vodárenství: příručka pro instalatérskou praxi a pomůcka pro školeníPrahaPráce1950
RQCol.Environmental engineering: water, wastewater, soil, and groundwater treatment and remediationHoboken, N.J.Wiley978-0-470-08303-1
RQFundamentals of biological wastewater treatment9783527609604
RQSPELLMAN, F R.Handbook of water and wastewater treatment plant operationsBoca RatonTaylor & Francis2009978-1-4200-7530-4


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