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Course syllabus N416M2_4I - Materials of Print Media and Printed Packaging (FCFT - WS 2019/2020)


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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology
Course unit code: N416M2_4I
Course unit title: Materials of Print Media and Printed Packaging
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly (on-site method)
seminar1 hour weekly (on-site method)

 
Credits allocated: 4
 
Recommended semester/trimester: Natural and Synthetic Polymers - master (semi-compulsory), 3. semester
Level of study: 2.
Prerequisites for registration: none
 
Assesment methods:
Criteria of success rate (percentage of the results of the course evaluation) are used for classifying grades as follows: A 92 – 100%, B 83 – 91%, C 74 – 82%, D 65 – 73%, E 56 – 64% and FX 0 – 55%. Student receives credit, if the results were assessed by one of the classification grades from A to E.
 
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Students completing the course know the principles of paper-making processes. They understand the basic paper properties and different paper grades. They know principles of printing inks composition, properties and drying mechanisms. They are acquinted with the latest trends in printing and packaging materials. The students know existing standards, laws and regulations relating to materials used in the printing and packaging industry.
 
Course contents:
Printing papers, pulping processes and paper making technology, coating and calendering of paper.
Papers grades and properties.
Printing inks composition. Drying mechanisms of printing inks and varnishes.
Printing inks types and properties.
Polymer based packaging materials. Plastic films chemistry, types and technology of production. Plastics films – surface and volume characteristics.
Barrier characteristics of plastic films.
Multi-layered packaging materials.
Biodegradable and oxo-biodegradable plastic films.
Auxiliary materials, adhesives.
 
Recommended or required reading:
Basic:
PANÁK, J. -- ČEPPAN, M. -- DVONKA, V. -- KARPINSKÝ, Ľ. -- KORDOŠ, P. -- MIKULA, M. -- JAKUCEWICZ, S. Polygrafické minimum. Bratislava : TypoSet, 2008. 262 p. ISBN 978-80-970069-0-7.
KRKOŠKA, P. -- ŠUTÝ, Š. -- VIZÁROVÁ, K. -- HANUS, J. Technológia výroby papiera. Bratislava: STU, 2014. 652 p. ISBN 978-80-227-4127-9.
ALEXY, P. Procesy spracovania polymérov. Bratislava: Nakladateľstvo STU, 2011. 198 p. ISBN 978-80-227-3470-7.
DOBIÁŠ, J. -- ČURDA, D. Balení potravin. Provizorní učební text. Praha: VŠCHT, 2004. 236 p.

Recommended:
KIPPHAN, H. Handbook of Print Media: Technologies and Production Methods. + CD-ROM. Berlin : Springer Verlag, 2001. 1207 p. ISBN 3-540-67326-1.
TODD, R E. Printing inks: Formulation principles,manufacture and quality control testing procedures. Leatherhead : Pira International, 1994. 427 p. ISBN 1-85802-027-1.

 
Language of instruction: slovak or english
 
Notes:
 
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 34

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Name of lecturer(s): Ing. Pavol Gemeiner, PhD. (instructor, lecturer)
doc. Ing. Viera Jančovičová, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course, tutor) - slovak, english
 
Last modification: 29. 1. 2019
Supervisor: doc. Ing. Viera Jančovičová, PhD. and programme supervisor


Last modification made by Ing. Tomáš Molnár on 01/29/2019.

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