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Course, academic year 2023/2024
Water Treatment - B217006
Title: Úprava vody
Guaranteed by: Department of Water Technology and Environmental Engineering (217)
Faculty: Faculty of Environmental Technology
Actual: from 2023
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:3
E-Credits: winter s.:3
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/0, Ex [HT]
Capacity: unlimited / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Additional information: http://předmět je vyučován pouze v zimním semestru
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Janda Václav prof. Ing. CSc.
Šmejkalová Pavla Dr. Ing.
Interchangeability : N217008
This subject contains the following additional online materials
Annotation -
The course objective is production of drinking water from underground and surface raw water icluding their collection. Fundamental processes of water treatment plant including special technologies of underground water treatment (removal of nitrogenous compounds and radio nuclides) are discussed.
Last update: Šmejkalová Pavla (17.01.2018)
Aim of the course -

Students will be able to:

understand and utilize basic design methods for underground and surface water collection and treatment.

Last update: Fialová Jana (12.12.2017)
Literature -

R:Strnadová N.,Janda V.,Technologie vody I,VŠCHT Praha1999,8070803487.

A:MWH, Water Treatment, Principles and Design, John Wiley and Sons, Hoboken 2005, 2003024156

A:Sullivan al.,The Environmental Science of Drinking Water,Amazonia 2005,0750678763

Last update: Fialová Jana (12.12.2017)
Learning resources -

Last update: Šmejkalová Pavla (17.01.2018)
Syllabus -

1. Standards for drinking water quality

2. Characteristic and collection of underground water

3. Characteristic and collection of surface water

4. Drinking water demand, transport and drinking water reservoirs

5. Underground water treatment

6. Aggressive carbon dioxide, water stabilization

7. Removal of iron and manganese

8. Surface water treatment

9. Coagulation, mean velocity gradient

10. Mixing of suspensions, mixing devices

11. Clarifiers, filtration of suspensions

12. Sedimentation and thickening of suspensions and sludge

13. Special methods of drinking water treatment including membrane processes

14. Disinfection of drinking water

Last update: Fialová Jana (12.12.2017)
Registration requirements -


Last update: Šmejkalová Pavla (17.01.2018)
Course completion requirements -

For the successful passing of the subject students are required to gain at least 51 point from overal number of 100 points in the written test.

Possibility of improving grades B - E:

  • by an exam in the remedial term
  • by prior agreement, because SIS allows registration for the next term only with an F result
  • with this procedure, there is no risk of deterioration of the grade
  • only the last grade (regardless of the number of attempts) is counted towards the academic average

Last update: Šmejkalová Pavla (13.04.2023)
Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Účast na přednáškách 1 28
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 2 56
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