Course detail

Laboratory and environmental technology

FEKT-MPA-LETAcad. year: 2023/2024

The science of laboratory and environmental technology, principles, technical solutions and practical application of methods and instrumentation in these areas.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.

Entry knowledge

Knowledge of biology, mathematics and physics accordant with the subjects of previous bachelor’s study is expected.

Rules for evaluation and completion of the course

The final grade for the course will be determined by the scores obtained from the midterm tests and the activity
exercises (max. 30 points in total) and the final written examination (max. 70 points).
Only students who have been awarded credit may take the final exam.
- obtaining at least 15 points in the laboratory exercises, including points for the continuous written tests,
- a non-zero score on the continuous written tests,
- a non-zero score on the protocols or homework assignments,
- meeting full attendance requirements.

More detailed conditions for successful completion of the course are set out in the annually updated decree of the course coordinator.  


Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.


The aim is to teach students the basic knowledge of laboratory and environmental technology, the principles used and practical applications of methods and instrumentation in these areas.

Study aids

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

LAPIDUS, R. a S. BELL. Electric Circuits and Electronic Devices. Oxford University Press, 2010. ISBN 9780198070900. (EN)
LAY-EKUAKILLE, Aime. Advanced instrument engineering: measurement, calibration, and design. Hershey, PA: Engineering Science Reference, an imprint of IGI Global, [2013]. ISBN 978-1466641655. (EN)

Recommended reading

Not applicable.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme MPAD-BIO Master's, 2. year of study, winter semester, compulsory

Type of course unit



26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Laboratory exercise

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer