545-0370 – Introduction to Management (UDM)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Economics and Control Systems
Subject guarantorIng. Igor Černý, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Subject version
Version codeYear of introductionYear of cancellationCredits
545-0370/01 1997/1998 2016/2017 5
545-0370/02 1997/1998 2005/2006 3
545-0370/03 1997/1998 2010/2011 4
545-0370/04 1997/1998 2005/2006 5
545-0370/05 2006/2007 2016/2017 5
545-0370/06 2011/2012 4
545-0370/07 2015/2016 3
545-0370/08 2015/2016 4
545-0370/09 2019/2020 4

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Student obtain essential theoreticaly knowledge about management of enterprises and management of public administration and municipality.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials
Other activities

Summary

The subject presents management as one of the most important human activities. Lectures are divided into two parts. Initially, the students become familiar with the term management that is further analysed in wider context. Management is seen from ethical as well as social responsibility viewpoint of the manager. The latter part of the course is devoted to introduction of managerial functions classification, focusing on sequence and parallel functions.

Compulsory literature:

[1] CERTO, Samuel, C. Modern Management. 9. vyd. New Jersy, USA: Prentice Hall, 2003. 595 p. ISBN 0-13-067089-8. [2] KOONTZ, Harold; WEIHRICH, Heinz. Essentials of management. Fifth edition. McGraw-Hill, 1990. 529 p. ISBN 0-07-100776. [3] DRUCKER, Peter F. The essential Drucker. In One Volume the Best of Sixty Years of Peter Drucker's Essential Writings on Management. New York : Harper Collins Publishers Inc., 2001. 368 p. ISBN: 006093574X.

Recommended literature:

[1] DRUCKER, Peter F. The essential Drucker. In One Volume the Best of Sixty Years of Peter Drucker's Essential Writings on Management. New York : Harper Collins Publishers Inc., 2001. 368 p. ISBN: 006093574X. [2] CERTO, Samuel, C. Modern Management. 9. vyd. New Jersy, USA: Prentice Hall, 2003. 595 p. ISBN 0-13-067089-8.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.