115-0342/05 – Management of Small and Medium - Size Enterprise (MMSF)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of ManagementCredits4
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Marie Mikušová, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Marie Mikušová, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2009/2010Year of cancellation2012/2013
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
MIK90 doc. Ing. Marie Mikušová, Ph.D.
PAP30 Ing. Marcela Papalová, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+1

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Learning outcomes: Knowledge: To arrange connected survey about requierements on the manager of small and medium - size enterprise. Comprehension: To identify pro-and-con of the independent business. Application: To apply: • floating a trade • floating limited company • calling a general meeting • performance of employer‘ administrative duties • budgeting, entrepreneurial planning

Teaching methods

Project work


Characteristics and background of entrepreneurs. Starting a new venture and developing the business. Developing and using a business plan. Financing a new venture. Sources of capital. Managing the new venture. Managing during early operations. Managing a more established company. Ending the venture. Special issues for the entrepreneur. Franchising. Intrapreneurship.

Compulsory literature:

ZIMMERER, T.W., N. SCARBOROUGH. Essentials of Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management. Pearson/Prentice Hall, 2005. ISBN 978-01-312-2515-2.

Recommended literature:

DWIGHT R. L. Why Businessmen Are More Honest than Preachers, Politicians, and Professors. The Independent Review 14 (3), 2009: 435-444 MONTANYE, J. A. Entrepreneurship. The Independent Review 10 (4), 2006: 547-569.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

control questions at the beginning of the seminars


Other requirements

project, defence of the project, presentation in ppt


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1st Small and Medium Enterprises 2nd Self-employed tradesman 3rd Limited liability company, agent, partner 4th Employer 5th Promoting business in the CR 6th Businessman and Labour Bureau 7th Business Plan 8th Forms of business and their comparison (wasps, Ltd., associations) 9th Administrative business operations

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2009/2010 Winter semester, validity until: 2011/2012 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of pointsMax. počet pokusů
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 30  16 1
        Examination Examination 70  35 3
Mandatory attendence participation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2012/2013 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R011) Economics and Law in Business P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R037) Management (00) Management P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R037) Management (00) Management P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R011) Economics and Law in Business P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B6208) Economics and Management (6202R049) Accounting and Taxes (00) Accounting and Taxes P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (N6208) Economics and Management (6208T062) Marketing and Business (00) Marketing and Business P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

Occurrence in special blocks

Block nameAcademic yearForm of studyStudy language YearWSType of blockBlock owner

Assessment of instruction

2012/2013 Winter
2011/2012 Winter