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CodeDegree Branch TitleLanguage of InstructionStandard Length of Study
3908T005Engineering Safety of Persons and PropertyCzech2.0 years
Qualification AwardedMaster degree, Ing.
Level of QualificationSecond Cycle
Access to Further StudiesThe graduates may continue in a Third cycle
Graduation Requirements120 ECTS Credits, Final state examination, Diploma thesis
Mode of StudyFull-time
Branch Director or EquivalentPersonal IDName
SCU66doc. Mgr. Ing. Radomír Ščurek, Ph.D.
Course Structure Diagram with ECTS Credits1. year / Winter semester1. year / Summer semester
30 ECTS Credits30 ECTS Credits
2. year / Winter semester2. year / Summer semester
30 ECTS Credits30 ECTS Credits
Specific Admission Requirements
Specific admission requirements are determined by the Dean of the faculty. For more information please click here.
Specific Arrangements for the Recognition of Prior Learning
Informal learning - max. 60% of credits gained in prior lifelong learning can be recognized, as determined by the Dean of the Faculty.
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
Qualification Requirements:
Finished higher education in Bachelor's degree programme.
The Czech educational system is regulated by the Higher Education Act (Act 111/1998). Studies at VŠB-TUO are regulated by the Statute of VŠB – Technical University of Ostrava.
Profile of the Branch
Master degree course in technical safety of persons and property, responds to the need for social workers, focusing on complex technical safety of persons and property, the ability to assess an investigational unit in all risk areas, including the perception of and response to possible synergistic effects resulting from the technical safety. Emphasis is placed on developing analytical skills in order to timely analyze security risks and gaps in technical and security regime building and business development.
Key Learning Outcomes
Key Lerning Outcomes are Expressed in following Structure: Knowledge, Skills, General competencies
Graduate follow-up study the field of technical safety of persons and property is equipped with a broad and deep knowledge in the field of physical protection required for solving complex technical problems in the field of building, and fire alarm systems, physical protection and security services, technical resources applied to prevent and protect people and property in the organization, including an understanding of the possibilities, conditions and restrictions on the use of knowledge from related fields
Graduate follow-up study the field of technical safety of persons and property will be equipped with a deep knowledge related to the scope of public administration and security system, including state laws. It will have a broad knowledge of the typology of security threats, the theory of crisis management, civil protection, security of computer networks and the English language. Independently and creatively solve complex problems of that part of the safety engineering that deals with risk analysis in the exercise of protection of persons and property, protection of classified information, forensic engineering, special security technologies, the activities of security and armed forces, including the detection and prevention of deficiencies in the protection business and physical protection of persons and property. Understand the theories, concepts and methods appropriate contemporary state of knowledge in this field and research procedures used in a way that allows him to obtain the original information.
General competencies:
Graduate follow-up study the field of technical safety of persons and property can become independent and responsible decisions in new contexts or changing or radically changing environment, taking into account the wider social consequences of decisions. By developing souvoslostí and available resources can determine the award for professional activities related to the protection of enterprise and system state protection, and coordinate them, and bear ultimate responsibility for its consequences, including a separate resolution of ethical problems related to security of persons and property. It can also be clearly and convincingly communicate the experts and their professional opinions to the public in at least one foreign language. It plans, promotes and manages the use of theoretical knowledge in the field of fire protection and industrial safety activities of other team members in which they operate.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates with Examples
Graduates are mainly in the management of industrial enterprises in securing the object and personnel security and physical protection against acts of unlawful interference and deal with emergencies, and also in commercial and government security services, security management of logistics companies, such as aviation security and security clearance for insurance and brokerage companies in assessing security risks, legal and natural persons. Graduates will be prepared for related scientific and research activities.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Examination regulations, assesment and grading are described in the Study and Examination Rules.
Course block: Compulsory - all courses are compulsory.
Course block: Choice-compulsory - student has to choose at least one course from the list of courses.
Course block: Optional - student can choose any course from the list of courses.
IMPORTANT: Student has to select so many courses to reach 30 ECTS credits per semester. Rules in detail and convenient selection of courses can be consulted with the programmme director.
Bellow stated courses are assigned for the degree studies only. Students coming to VŠB-TUO for an exchange stay must select courses from the List of courses for exchange students.
1. Semester1. yearWinter semester30 ECTS Credits
2. Semester1. yearSummer semester30 ECTS Credits
3. Semester2. yearWinter semester30 ECTS Credits
4. Semester2. yearSummer semester30 ECTS Credits