Course: Hygiene of working environment

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Course title Hygiene of working environment
Course code KZV/HPPK
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminary
Level of course Master
Year of study 1
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 2
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
  • Kastnerová Markéta, MUDr. Ing. Bc. Ph.D.
Course content
1.The influnce of working environment on the human´s health, work hygiene, work physiology, risk categorisation, factors of the working environment (chemical, physical, biological, ergonomic). 2. Working injuries, industrial diseases, diseases connected with work. 3. Preventive medical examination, protective tools, minimization of risks connected with work, appropriate legislation.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming)
Learning outcomes
The aim of the subject is to inform students with the factors of the working environment and the working process from the point of view of their of attributes and effects on the human. Health damage from the work, working injuries, industrial diseases, diseases connected with work. Prevention of risks connected with work, risk categorisation. The basic legislation.
knowledge on the field, student´s ability to assess and minimise the risks connected with the work.
The basic theoretical knowledge on the field of preventi

Assessment methods and criteria
Test, Seminar work

The active participation on the lectures and seminars
Recommended literature
  • Hanáková, E., Matoušek, O.:. Hygiena práce. Praha: Oeconomica, 2006.
  • Šenk, Z.:. Bezpečnost a ochrana zdraví při práci: prakticky a přehledně podle normy OHSA. Olomouc: Anag, 2012.
  • Šubrt, B a kol.:. Bezpečnost a ochrana zdraví při práci. Olomouc: ANAG, 2007.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Education concerning to Health Education (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Recommended year of study:1, Recommended semester: Winter