115-0547/03 – Managerial Techniques (MT)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of ManagementCredits4
Subject guarantorIng. Marcela Papalová, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Marcela Papalová, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2015/2016Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFMT, FEI, EKFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
PAP30 Ing. Marcela Papalová, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 2+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

1.To get an overview of the methods and techniques in management. 2.To be able to distinquish different techniques from knowledge, procedures and functions. 3.To describe the methods and techniques most commonly used in management. 4.To clarify the nature of the individual techniques. 5.To practically apply selected techniques. 6.To assess barriers to the use of selected techniques.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations


The aim of subject is to clarify the systematic and analytical methods and techniques to improve the performance of organizations in various business fields. It is used generalized experience of successful business management in parallel with the theoretical knowledge. Next aim - besides the acquisition of theoretical knowledge - is the practical skills of selected management methods and techniques. The aim from the students´point of view is to gain a survey of the management techniques, to clarify the background of the methods and techniques, to practically apply selected techniques and assess barriers of techniques application.

Compulsory literature:

BROCKWELL, Peter. Introduction to time series and forecasting. New York: Springer, 2016. 437 s. ISBN 978-3-319-29852-8. GRANT, Robert M. Contemporary strategy analysis: text and cases. 9th ed. Chichester: Wiley, 2016. 776 s. ISBN 9781119120841. HAAN, Alexander a Pauline HEER. Solving complex problems: professional group decision-making support in highly complex situations. 2nd ed. Portland: Eleven International, 2015. 178 s. ISBN 978-9462365049. PAPALOVÁ, Marcela. Management Techniques. VSB-TU Ostrava,2013.

Recommended literature:

BETZ, Frederick. Cooperative innovation: science and technology policy. New Jersey: World Scientific, 2019. 256 p. ISBN 978-981-3238-69-5. PAVIE, Xavier. Creativity, imagination and innovation: perspectives and inspirational stories. Hackensack, NJ: World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte., 2018. 360 p. ISBN 978-981-3272-99-6. SHEFFIELD, Rob. Innovation catalysts: how leaders learn to boost creativity in teams. New Jersey: World Scientific, 2018. 220 p. ISBN 978-1-78634-620-9.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Další požadavky na studenta

Basic knowledge of the Management.


Subject codeAbbreviationTitleRequirement
115-0386 MNGT Management Recommended


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

• Introduction to managerial methods and techniques • Forecasting techniques I • Forecasting techniques II • Techniques to support of the objectives formulation • External analysis methods and techniques • Internal analysis methods and techniques • Microenvironment analysis methods • SWOT analysis, SPACE techniques • Decision-making methods and techniques • Group decision-making methods and techniques • Creative thinking techniques I • Creative thinking techniques II • Group Creativity techniques • Presentation

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2015/2016 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Examination Examination 100 (100) 51
        Written test Written examination 70  40
        Semestral work Semestral project 30  16
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Incoming students - bachelor study 2019/2020 Full-time English Choice-compulsory 163 - International Office stu. block
Incoming students - bachelor study 2018/2019 Full-time English Choice-compulsory 163 - International Office stu. block
Incoming Students 2017/2018 Full-time English Choice-compulsory 163 - International Office stu. block
Incoming Students 2016/2017 Full-time English Choice-compulsory 163 - International Office stu. block
Incoming Students 2015/2016 Full-time English Choice-compulsory 163 - International Office stu. block