Course Details

Special Field Trip

Academic Year 2023/24

CP004 course is part of 1 study plan

N-P-C-SI (N) / V Winter Semester 2nd year

Excursion is organized as a joint action of the water industry. Except of a leader of the field trip further pedagogues participate, in order to provide an interpretation of a specialized expert. The filed trip is aimed to the nearest adjoining states – Austria, Slovakia, Hungary or Poland. Important water reservoirs, sewage treatment plants, swimming-pool premises, modern river basin regulations, tanks and ameliorative constructions are selected. Other objects are plants producing water management products.

Course Guarantor



Targets of special weekly excursion is enlargement theoretic knowledge in field of water management and water structures. It is going above all about visits of water managements objects, firms and plants with specialized interpretation of specialists and workers applied in a given water management branch.


Committal seminar works, processing poster out of excursion.


Hydraulics and hydrology, Operation Research, Engineering networks, Chemistry and water technology, design of civil constructions, Sewerage Systems, Treatment of waste water

Language of instruction



3 credits



Forms and criteria of assessment

course-unit credit

Specification of controlled instruction, the form of instruction, and the form of compensation of the absences

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

Offered to foreign students

Not to offer

Course on BUT site

Field training

1 week, 120 hours/week, compulsory


Special Field Trip takes place on the first week of the winter semester at locations, that are selected by according to the orientation of individual water institutions. Special Field Trip is spread equally in full working week.