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STUDY PLANS
2019/2020

Water quality

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Code Completion Credits Range Language
144YCVO Z 2 1P+1C Czech
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Department of Sanitary and Ecological Engineering
Synopsis:

Composition of natural waters. Types of water pollution, its effects and characteristics. Pollution sources. Running waters. Reservoirs. Water quality monitoring. Water quality classification in the Czech Republic. Water quality protection.

Requirements:

none

Syllabus of lectures:

Composition of natural waters. Types of water pollution, its effects and characteristics. Pollution sources. Running waters - processes, self-purification. Reservoirs - stratification, eutrophication, acidification. Water quality monitoring. Water quality classification in the Czech Republic. Water quality protection - legislation.

Syllabus of tutorials:

Pollution mixing and transport in rivers. Modelling of selfpurification.

Study Objective:

To get acquinted with water pollution, its transport and transformation as well as with priciples of water protection.

Study materials:

[1] Synáčková M.: Čistota vod. Vydavatelství ČVUT, Praha 1996. [2] Pitter P.: Hydrochemie. Vydavatelství VŠCHT, Praha 1999. [3] Laws, E.: Aquatic Pollution: An Introductory Text. Wiley 1993

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