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CodeDegree Programme TitleStandard Length of Study
B0715A270006Modern Production and Processing of Metallic Materials3.0 years
Qualification AwardedBachelor degree, Bc.
Level of QualificationFirst Cycle
Access to Further StudiesThe graduates may continue in a Second cycle
Graduation Requirements180 ECTS Credits, Final state examination, Bachelor thesis
Mode of StudyFull-time
Programme Director or EquivalentPersonal IDName
SAW002doc. Ing. Markéta Tkadlečková, 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
3. year / Winter semester3. 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 secondary education with secondary school-leaving exam.
Regulations:
The Czech educational system is regulated by the Higher Education Act (Act 111/1998). Studies at VSB-TUO are regulated by the Statute of VSB – Technical University of Ostrava.
Profile of the Programme
The main aims of the study can be formulated as follows: • Obtaining knowledge in natural science and applied subjects, which will provide a sufficiently theoretical approach to problems in profile subjects. • Obtaining relevant knowledge and skills in the field of theory of modern production technology of iron and steel, its processing and casting, subsequent forming, including the forging of non-ferrous metals and also in the field of casting of various metals and alloys. • Preparation of bachelor’s degree students as a metallurgical experts, technologist, etc. capable of technically and organizationally managing the above mentioned areas. • Obtaining general competencies corresponding to the bachelor degree - soft skills, language skills, teamwork skills, presentation of results, etc.
Key Learning Outcomes
Key Lerning Outcomes are Expressed in following Structure: Knowledge, Skills, General competencies
Knowledge:
The absolvent will be able: • to explain the ironmaking and steelmaking, foundry technology of ferrous and non-ferrous metals, metal forming, • to use the methods of statistic and to characterize the basic principles of using of heat energy in plant, • on appropriate level, to use the modern methods of numerical modelling of technologies, such as casting, forming, • to demonstrate the knowledge of the impact of metallurgical production on the environment.
Skills:
The absolvent will be able: •to solve the problems related with the ironmaking and steelmaking, with foundry technology anf the metal forming technology, •on appropriate level, to use the basic methods of experimental research, •to use the statistical methods and method of numerical modelling of processes.
General competencies:
Absolvent will be able to use the so-called soft skills. During the study, the access to foreign language is to disposition. Also, the presentation technics will be improved.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates with Examples
The absolvent can work such as: • Technologist in ironmaking and steelmaking plant • Foundry metallurgist • Forging specialist • Sales manager • Project Manager The main employers belong: steel plants, foundries, forging plants, rolling mills, tool shops, metallography laboratories, research centres and metallurgical institutes. Currently, the number of absolvents of this study program does not able to cover the request of market (graduates are highly requested).
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Examination regulations, assesment and grading are described in the Study and Examination Rules.
Curriculum:
Remark:
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 VSB-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
5. Semester3. yearWinter semester30 ECTS Credits
6. Semester3. yearSummer semester30 ECTS Credits