Course Details

Forensic engineering - general metodology

ZQ61 course is part of 4 study plans

Ph.D. full-t. program nD > MGS compulsory-elective Winter Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. combi. program nDK > MGS compulsory-elective Winter Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. full-t. program nDA > MGS compulsory-elective Winter Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Ph.D. combi. program nDKA > MGS compulsory-elective Winter Semester 2nd year 8 credits

Activity of experts (history, present regulations, subject practicing expert activity) Discharge of the expert activity: Prime acts of the expert, expert’s share in a proof detention, scheme of the expert evidence and expertise, systematic complex concept of the experts evidence and expertise (systematic analysis of the accident’s process, array of hypotheses, array of traces, array of reflection, array of the damage equivalence, application of the logic rules, presumption of innocence in the application of the technical analysis), methods of expert’s analysis (reverse calculation method of the accident process, method of narrowing of the limits, analysis of the processes in the time and space, law and engineering confrontation, analysis of the break down), application of regulations in the expert evidence, probability in the expertise, specificity of the expert activity in the individual sorts of proceeding (criminal, civil, administrative), teamwork at expertise, expert activity experience, expert evidence defects. Introduction to special methodology of forensic engineering (civil engineering, mechanical engineering, analysis of traffic accidents, evaluation of property, assessment of financial damage).

Course Guarantor

doc. Ing. Aleš Vémola, Ph.D.

Institute

Institute of Structural Economics and Management

Prerequisites

Are not specified.

Planned educational activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.

Objective

Specifications of the forensic experts activities, the way of the experts activities execution.

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

Vymezení kontrolované výuky a způsob jejího provádění stanoví každoročně aktualizovaná vyhláška garanta předmětu.

Lecture

3 hours/week, 13 weeks, elective

Syllabus of lectures

1. Activity of experts (history, present regulations, subject practicing experts activity),
2. prime acts of the expert, expert’s share in a proof detention,
3. scheme of the experts evidence and expertise,
4. systematic complex concept of the experts evidence and expertise (systematic analysis of the accident’s process, array of hypotheses, array of traces, array of reflection, array of the damage equivalence),
5. application of the logic rules in the forensic engineering, presumption of innocence in the application of the technical analysis,
6. methods of expert’s analysis (reverse calculation method of the accident process, method of the narrowing of the limits, analysis of the processes in the time and space, law and engineering confrontation, analysis of the break down),
7. application of regulations in expert evidence, probability in the expertise,
8. specificity of the expert activity in the individual sorts of proceeding (criminal, civil, administrative),
9. teamwork at expertise,
10. expert activity experience, expert evidence defects,
11. introduction to special methodology of forensic engineering – cause of the defect and disturbance, expert activity in civil engineering,
12. expert activity in mechanical engineering, analysis of traffic accidents
13. property valuation, assessment of financial damage.