Course syllabus DMVT-D - Diagnostics of Motor Vehicles and Tractors (FA - 2019/2020 - post-graduate studies)

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Course title in Czech:
Diagnostics of Motor Vehicles and Tractors
Course title in English:
Diagnostics of Motor Vehicles and Tractors
Mode of completion and number of credits: Ph.D. commissional exam (0 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes: full-time, 0/0 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
part-time, 0/0 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
Level of course: doctor
Course type: optional
Type of delivery:
usual, consulting
Mode of delivery for our mobility students abroad:
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Language of instruction:
Czech, English
Course supervisor:
Course supervising department:
doc. Ing. Jiří Čupera, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor)
Timetable in this semester:
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Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
The study is focused on enhancing the knowledge of theory and methods of technical diagnostics of systems of vehicles and agricultural tractors. Students will get the ability to provide basic indicators of reliability, and apply basic methods for detection and localization of mechanical, electrical and electronic sources of malfunctions. These skills are necessary for optimal decision making processes about aspects of repair, needed tools or devices, economical analysis etc.
Course content:
1.Diagnostic systems used for vehicles. (allowance 0/0)
Diagnostic procedures of spark engines. Diagnostics of electronics components of fuel injection systems, ignition and emission systems. (allowance 0/0)
Diagnostics of diesel engines. (allowance 0/0)
4.Measurement of poluttion. (allowance 0/0)
Diagnostic procedures of hydraulics, pneumatics of trucks and tractors. (allowance 0/0)
Diagnostics of chassis and brakes of tractors. (allowance 0/0)
7.On-board diagnostics of vehicles and tractors. (allowance 0/0)
Ecological and economic aspects, trends and future in diagnostics. (allowance 0/0)
Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
Combined form
20 h
0 h
project work
60 h
0 h
preparation for exam
200 h
0 h
280 h
0 h
Assessment methods:
Oral exam and discussion on the topic of seminar work.
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
Combined form
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Recomended reading and other learning resources:
VLK, F. Zkoušení a diagnostika motorových vozidel: Výkon vozidla, brzdové soustavy, motor, převodové ústrojí, odpružení, řízení, ovladatelnost, elektronické systémy. Brno: Nakladatelství a vydavatelství VLK, 2001. 575 p. ISBN 80-238-6573-0.
Col. Understanding automotive electronics. 6th ed. Amsterdam: Newnes, 470 p. ISBN 0-7506-7599-3.
RIBBENS, W. Understanding Automotive Electronics. Elsevier Science (USA), 2003. 470 p. ISBN 0-7506-7599-3.
ČUPERA, J. -- ŠTĚRBA, P. Automobily - Diagnostika motorových vozidel I. 1st ed. Brno: Avid, s.r.o., Brno, 2007. 195 p. 7. ISBN 978-80-903671-9-7.
ŠTĚRBA, P. -- ČUPERA, J. -- POLCAR, A. Automobily - Diagnostika motorových vozidel II. 1st ed. Brno: Avid, s.r.o., 2011. 181 p. ISBN 978-80-87143-19-3.
Engine testing theory and practice. 3rd ed. Oxford: Burlington, MA, 2007. 442 p. ISBN 978-0-7680-1850-9.
POŠTA, J. Operativní opravy strojů a zařízení. Praha: Ústav zemědělských a potravinářských informací, 1998. 45 p. ISBN 80-86153-79-7.
POŠTA, J. et al. Opravárenství a diagnostika II: pro 2. ročník UO Automechanik. 1st ed. Praha: Informatorium, 2002. 183 p. ISBN 80-86073-88-2.
POŠTA, J. et al. Opravárenství a diagnostika III: pro 3. ročník UO Automechanik. 1st ed. Praha: Informatorium, 2003. 187 p. ISBN 80-7333-017-2.
POŠTA, J. Provozuschopnost strojů. 1st ed. Praha: Česká zemědělská univerzita, 2002. 95 p. ISBN 80-213-0966-0.

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Last modification made by Ing. Michal Karhánek on 09/09/2019.

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