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Course syllabus I-SPAE - Social and Legal Aspects in Electrical Engineering (FEEIT - WS 2019/2020)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
Course unit code: I-SPAE
Course unit title: Social and Legal Aspects in Electrical Engineering
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly (on-site method)
seminar2 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 6
Recommended semester/trimester: Applied Electrical Engineering - master (compulsory), 3. semester
Electronics and Photonics - master (compulsory), 1. semester
Level of study: 2.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
Individual project work - max 80 points,
Final oral exam - max 20 points,
Final assessment is given by the current study rules.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Students gain view on electric product placing on the market. They understand basic theoretical, technical and legal aspects of normalization, metrology and testing. They know the requirements of electrical devices on the market. Students gain view on legislation in electrical engineering. They are also able to present their prouct, business and themselves.
Course contents:
Placing electrical products on the EU market. Legislative requirements - applicable laws, government regulations; CE marking. Organization of standardization, metrology and testing services in Slovakia. Technical standardization - technical standards, standardization in Slovakia and in the world. Metrology - basic terms of metrology, scientific and legal metrology, metrology in Slovakia and in the world. Testing - conformity assessment, authorization, accreditation, testing laboratories, their competence and accreditation. Legislative requirements of electrical products, electrical safety, electromagnetic compatibility. Life cycle in electrical engineering - development, testing, production, costs. Intellectual property law - copyright law, patent law. Presentation of products - advertising and creation of advertising campaigns. Company profile - public relations, presentation objectives. The rules of social behavior, business etiquette, personal image.
Recommended or required reading:
PALENČÁR, R. -- KUREKOVÁ, E. -- HALAJ, M. Meranie a metrológia pre manažérov. Bratislava : STU v Bratislave, 2007. 252 p. ISBN 978-80-227-2743-3.
MORRIS, A S. Measurement and calibration for quality assurance. New York : Prentice Hall, 1991. 336 p. ISBN 0-13-567652-5.
SMITH, L E. -- SAITO, T. -- CZICHOS, H. Hanbook of metrology and testing. Berlin: Springer, 2011. 1500 p. ISBN 978-3-642-16640-2.
VOJČÍK, P. -- A KOL. Právo duševného vlastníctva. Plzeň : Aleš Čeněk, 2012. 495 p. ISBN 978-80-7380-373-5.
ŠPAČEK, L. Business etiketa a komunikace. Praha: Ladislav Špaček, 2013. 350 p. ISBN 978-80-2604-347-8.

Language of instruction: slovak or english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 146

19,9 %16,4 %28,1 %27,4 %7,5 %0,7 %
Name of lecturer(s): doc. Ing. Mikuláš Bittera, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course) - slovak, english
Mgr. PhDr. Martin Méry (instructor, lecturer)
Ing. Daniel Valúch, PhD. (lecturer)
Last modification: 24. 9. 2019
Supervisor: doc. Ing. Mikuláš Bittera, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by doc. Ing. Mikuláš Bittera, PhD. on 09/24/2019.

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