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Course syllabus ENBR05_6D - Environmental and Safety Hazards (MTF - 2019/2020 - post-graduate studies)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Materials Science and Technology in Trnava
Course unit code: ENBR05_6D
Course unit title: Environmental and Safety Hazards
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
tutorial1 hour weekly / 13 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
project/semestral paper2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 6
Recommended semester/trimester: Integrated Safety - doctoral (compulsory), 1. year
Level of study: 3.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
Processing a case study determined by consulting the teacher to get a successful evaluation.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The student acquires knowledge of risk assessment and management in order to achieve at least a socially acceptable level of environmental and safety risk. Understand the principles for risk assessment for humans and the environment from existing chemicals in line with EU legislation. It will control methodologies for assessing environmental safety risks arising from chemical, physical and biological factors, in particular as a basis for specific applications to assess the risks arising from existing and planned buildings, activities and products, and risk assessment in extremely heavily loaded areas
Course contents:
- Environmental risk assessment. Relationship Rating Dose (Concentration) - Response (Effect)
- Basic approaches to exposure assessment. Exposure ratings (exposures)
- Risk characterization and parameterization
- Security risk assessment
- Principles of risk definition
- Using the risk assessment process
- Risk management. Relationship, risk assessment - risk management
- Risk communication. Risk assessment and legislation
Recommended or required reading:
ZELENÝ, J. -- SLOSIARIK, J. Manažérstvo rizika. Zvolen : Technická univerzita vo Zvolene, 2000. 374 p. ISBN 80-228-0892-X.
PROUSEK, J. Rizikové vlastnosti látok, 2. vyd. Bratislava: Vydavateľstvo STU v Bratislave, 2005. 248 p. ISBN 80-227-2199-9.
BESEDA, I. -- SCHWARZ, M. Toxikológia a ekotoxikológia. Košice : Technická univerzita v Košiciach, 2009. 216 p. ISBN 978-80-553-0227-0.
HESTER, R. -- HARRISON, R M. Risk Assessment and Risk Management. Cambridge : Royal Society of Chemistry, 1998. 168 p. ISBN 0-85404-240-7.

Language of instruction: slovak and english or english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 20

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Name of lecturer(s): doc. Ing. Richard Kuracina, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor) - slovak
prof. Ing. Maroš Soldán, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course) - slovak
Last modification: 19. 12. 2018
Supervisor: prof. Ing. Maroš Soldán, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Erika Kuracinová on 12/19/2018.

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