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Course syllabus I1-SWM_C - Solid Waste Management (FCE - SS 2018/2019)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Civil Engineering
Course unit code: I1-SWM_C
Course unit title: Solid Waste Management
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly (on-site method)
seminar2 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 5
Recommended semester/trimester: Civil Engineering - master (compulsory), 2. semester
Civil Engineering (in english language) - master (compulsory), 2. semester
Level of study: 2.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
The tests must be taken and passed during one examination period, correctly worked exercises. Getting at least 56 points on the exam.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Students acquire practical experience in solving the infrastructure technical problems for waste management. He will understand the principles of solid waste management, which he will be able to use in the design of the waste management system by using appropriate technology and equipment for municipal waste management - for collection, sorting, treatment, processing and disposal.
Course contents:
- Basic definitions and terms and rules.
- Waste management strategy. Waste management programs.
- Katalogue of waste. Quantity and composition of waste.
- Methods for collection and disposal of waste - management, data collection, collection, transportation of waste, transfer stations.
- Forms of the different types of waste disposal, methods of disposal and recovery.
Recommended or required reading:
BILITEWSKI, B. -- HÄRDTLE, G. -- MAREK, K. Waste Management. Berlin : Springer Verlag, 1994. 699 p. ISBN 3-540-59210-5.
WENTZ, C A. Hazardous Waste Management. New York : McGraw-Hill, 1995. 580 p. ISBN 0-07-113975-3.
LAGREGA, M D. -- BUCKINGHAM, P L. -- EVANS, J C. Hazardous Waste Management. New York : McGraw-Hill, 1994. 1146 p. ISBN 0-07-113454-9.
CHONGRAK, P. Organic waste recycling. Technology and management. Chichester: J.Wiley and Sons, 1996.

Language of instruction: english or english and slovak
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 32

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Name of lecturer(s): Ing. Michal Holubec, PhD. (instructor) - slovak, english
Ing. Kristína Lukáčová, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer) - slovak, english
prof. Ing. Štefan Stanko, PhD. (examiner, lecturer) - slovak, english
prof. RNDr. Ivona Škultétyová, PhD. (examiner, lecturer, person responsible for course) - slovak, english
Last modification: 28. 2. 2019
Supervisor: prof. RNDr. Ivona Škultétyová, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Peter Korčák on 02/28/2019.

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