Course: Application in energetics

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Course title Application in energetics
Course code KAZ/APE
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
  • Kott Josef, Prof. Dr. Ing. DrSc.
Course content
1. Development of world genetics from prehistoric times to the present. Energy in present time from an aspect of needs of population. Outlook for 2050, 2100 and description of methods of energy security in this century. 2. Overview of current methods of energy release and methods of its transformation into heat and power manifestation. 3. Environmental energy (wind, geothermal, flood, tide, Sun, chemistry, atomic nucleus). 4. Prognosis of human energetic needs. 5. Development of technological devices and tools of environmental energy in the 21st century. 6. Development of technological devices and tools of non-organic forms of energy in the 21st century. 7. Forecasts of development of all principles and real means of energy production (release). 8. Energy security and perspective of modern medicine. 9. Tasks of saving of energy consumption in modern medicine. Seminars: 1. Balance calculations of energy consumption in defined clinical facilities. Reflections on controversial precautions to maintain the operational quality of work. 2. Global forecast of energy consumption. Discussion of efficiency and real results. 3. Environmental energy in the 21st century. Discussion. 4. Analysis of prognosis of human needs in the 21st century. Discussion. 5. Non-organic forms of energy production. Poisoning of the planet. 6. Prospective health care and energy requirements. Discussion. 7. Evaluation of energy savings in relation to the structure and evolution of population. 8. Discussion of open problems of ecology and energy. 9. Discussion, evaluation and output of energy problems in the 21st century.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, Practicum
  • Contact hours - 36 hours per semester
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 12 hours per semester
  • Preparation for an examination (30-60) - 30 hours per semester
professional knowledge
No particular prerequisites specified.
learning outcomes
Overview of energy situation in the Earth and familiarization with the energy options in the future.
teaching methods
assessment methods
Oral exam
Recommended literature
  • Solární technické systémy. Clinate of inovation.. Praha: Viezsmann, 2009.
  • Souhrn přednášek na FST ZČU, KKE, Plzeň 2005-2011. Plzeň.
  • Borlein, M. Kerntechnik.. Erlagen: Nogel, 2009.
  • Hau, E. Windkraftaulagen. Heidelburg: Spinger Verlag, 1988.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Health Care Studies Radiological Assistant (2012) Health service 2 Winter