Course: Professional Practicum of Railway Transport III

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Course title Professional Practicum of Railway Transport III
Course code KTRD/DOZ3P
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 1
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Štěpán Ondřej, Ing.
  • Hodr Tomáš, Ing.
  • Molková Tatiana, prof. Ing. Ph.D.
Course content
Selected parts of railway transport terminology. Functions of the railway station. Principles of the service in railway transport. Transport documentation. Graphic time table - general provisions, trains and shunting. Controlling of railway transport in context of time schedule in real time (incl. railway station techniques). Shunting between stations. Closures of traffic on the station and line tracks and impact on the controlling of railway operation. Solution of the inadequate capacity in exceptional cases. Using and transport of locomotives. Using and transport of the special vehicles. General conditions for coupling of vehicles into train. Obligations of members of train crew. Obligations of members of train accompaniment. Mean of signal of the non-portable signalling devices. Signals for shunting. Other signals, signals on vehicles, special signals. The main principles of the directive for simplified controlling of railway operation. Organizing of the railway operation without "conducting." Organizing of the railway operation with "conducting." Selected parts of other ČD-directives. Time reserve, summary of the subject matter.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing)
Learning outcomes
The aim of the subject is to give information to the students about the controlling of railway transport in context of time schedule (graphic time table) in real time and to inform students about the principles of transport service.
The student is able to be well informed about the basic operational directives in the field of railway transport.
Prerequisites
unspecified

Assessment methods and criteria
Written examination

The credit confirms that the student has attended the lessons in certain frequency and that has fulfilled all requirements. The conditions of credit awarding depend on the teacher. The examination (form, content, length) is given by "Study and Examination Order".
Recommended literature
  • ČD D3 : Předpis pro zjednodušené řízení drážní dopravy.
  • Předpis ČD D1 Předpis pro používání návěstí při organizování a provozování drážní dopravy.
  • Předpis ČD D2 pro při provozování a organizování drážní dopravy (ve znění změn a doplňků)..
  • Štěpán, O. Železniční provoz v dopravním sále. Pardubice, 2013.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Transport Engineering Transport Technology and Control: Logistics Technologies (2016) Transportation and communications 3 Winter
Faculty of Transport Engineering Transport Technology and Control: Logistics Technologies (2013) Transportation and communications 3 Winter
Faculty of Transport Engineering Transport Technology and Control: Technology and Control of Transport Systems (2014) Transportation and communications 3 Winter
Faculty of Transport Engineering Transport Technology and Control: Logistics Technologies (2014) Transportation and communications 3 Winter
Faculty of Transport Engineering Transport Technology and Control: Technology and Control of Transport Systems (2016) Transportation and communications 3 Winter
Faculty of Transport Engineering Transport Technology and Control: Technology and Control of Transport Systems (2013) Transportation and communications 3 Winter