Information sheet ECTS Syllabus
Course syllabus I1-KER - Ceramics (FCE - WS 2019/2020)
|University:||Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Civil Engineering|
|Course unit code:||I1-KER|
|Course unit title:||Ceramics|
|Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:|
|Recommended semester/trimester:||Building Technology - master (semi-compulsory), 1. semester|
|Level of study:||2.|
|Prerequisites for registration:||none|
|The laboratory protocols are graded by a maximum of 10 points. The minimum threshold for passing is 5 points. After receiving a total of 10 points, 2 points from that amount will be added to the final test. If you receive 9 points, 1 point will be added to the final test. |
The final test – in order to receive A you need to get 26-25 points, B is 24 – 23 points, C is 22 – 21 points, D is 20 – 1 points and finally is you score between 18 – 17 points you’ll get E.
|Learning outcomes of the course unit:|
|The subject subject builds on the "Building materials ". The student will deepen his/her knowledge in the field of building ceramics.. The focus is on new types of brick products and their application in building practice. Students in this course will take a visit to the brick plant.|
|•Formation, classification of ceramic earths (clays and loams) and their chemical and mineralogical composition.
•Non-plastic additives, fluxing agents, engobes, glazes, gypsum casting moulds and harmful substances
•Extraction, transport and preparation of ceramic raw materials.
•Theory of drying and firing of ceramic products.
•Pore structure and properties of ceramic body.
•Properties and application of clay bricks, stoneware, earthenware, and refractory products.
|Recommended or required reading:|
|Language of instruction:||slovak or english|
|Assessed students in total: 61|
|Name of lecturer(s):||Ing. Valéria Gregorová, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)|
Ing. Zuzana Štefunková, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer) - slovak
prof. Ing. Stanislav Unčík, PhD. (person responsible for course)
|Last modification:||28. 2. 2019|
|Supervisor:||prof. Ing. Stanislav Unčík, PhD. and programme supervisor|
Last modification made by Ing. Peter Korčák on 02/28/2019.