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Course, academic year 2019/2020
Economics and Management of Environmetal Protection - N240019
Title: Ekonomické a manažerské nástroje ochrany životního prostředí
Guaranteed by: Department of Environmental Chemistry (240)
Faculty: Faculty of Environmental Technology
Actual: from 2017 to 2020
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: 40 / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Guarantor: Škarohlíd Radek Ing. Ph.D.
Is interchangeable with: M240013
Examination dates   Schedule   
Annotation -
The main goal of the course is to give students the information about economics aspects of environmental protection. Basic terms and rules are explained at the beginning of the course. This is followed by calculations of environmental value. Costs of environmental damage are calculated. Furthermore costs of effective and full scale decontamination process in Czech Republic are explained and calculated.
Last update: TAJ240 (18.11.2013)
Aim of the course -

Students will be able to:

  • understand Basic terms in environmental protection
  • understand Environment evaluation
  • understand Cost and benefits of environmental protection
  • understand Decontamination process costs calculation
Last update: TAJ240 (18.11.2013)
Literature -

R: Kapitoly z ekonomie přírodních zdrojů a oceňování životního prostředí (kapitoly 6., 7., 8.), Dvořák., A., Brůha, J., Brůhová, H., Melichar, J., Ščasný, M. 2007, ISBN: 978-80-245-1253-2

R: Úvod do ekonomiky životního prostředí, DVOŘÁK, A. - HADRABOVÁ, A. - ŠAUER, P., 1997, ISBN: 80-7079-548-4

A: Environmental Economics, CHARLES D. KOLSTAD, 2000, ISBN: 0-19-511954-1

A: Ekonomie a životní prostředí, Čamrová, L., 2007, ISBN: 978-80-86851-69-3, 978-80-86389-17-9

Last update: BENESP (09.07.2013)
Learning resources -

Electronic version of the lectures:

Last update: BENESP (09.07.2013)
Syllabus -

1) Introduction, basic terms

2) Nature and environment - economic view of its protection

3) Economic costs of environmental damage

4) Legislation of environmental protection

5) Environmental management

6) Monetary evaluation of environmental damage

7) Costs and costs functions

8) Decontamination process costs calculation

9) Project, Economic view, consultations

10) Cost and benefits of environmental protection

11) Tools for environmental damage protection

12) Environmental quality evaluation

13) Targets and criteria of optimal environment usage

14) Final test

Last update: BENESP (09.07.2013)
Registration requirements -

Environmental protection basics N240009

Last update: BENESP (09.07.2013)
Course completion requirements -

Active lectures participation.

Final test.

Last update: BENESP (09.07.2013)
Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Účast na přednáškách 1 28
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 1 28
2 / 3 56 / 84
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Regular attendance 30
Examination test 70