120-0313/03 – Management of Development Projects in the EU (RRP EU)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of European IntegrationCredits6
Subject guarantorIng. Lukáš Melecký, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Lukáš Melecký, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2011/2012Year of cancellation2012/2013
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
MEL24 Ing. Lukáš Melecký, Ph.D.
SKO50 prof. Ing. Karel Skokan, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

1. To analyze problems suitable for project management solutions 2. To identify EU programmes suitable for project financing 3. To choose appropriate methodology and standard for project management 4. To formulate projects objectives, outcomes and outputs 5. To propose work breakdown structure, schedule and project budget 6. To evaluate project feasibility, effectiveness and efficiency

Teaching methods

Project work


The role of development projects in the implementation of EU policies and their financing by EU funds. Methodologies and standards and world approach to project management. International project management. Investment decision making and effectiveness and efficiency of projects. Project planning, earned value analysis and project risk management. Public procurement and project financing (PPP).

Compulsory literature:

1. A Guide to Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide), Fourth ed. PMI, 2008. ISBN 978-1933-86051-7. 2. European Commission. Project Cycle Management Guidelines. Volume 1. Brussels: EuropeAid Cooperation Office. March 2004. http:// europa.eu.int/comm/europeaid.

Recommended literature:

1. Kerzner, H. Project Management: A Systems Approach to Planning, Scheduling, and Controlling. 10th ed. London: Wiley, 2010, 1094 s. ISBN 978-0470-26870-3. 2. Hedeman, B. et al. Project Management Based on PRINCE2. 3rd edition. Van Haren, 2006, 252 s. ISBN 90-77212-83-3.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Presentations Project Test


E-Learning course is accesible in CMS Moodle system.

Další požadavky na studenta

Additional requirements are not required.


Subject codeAbbreviationTitleRequirement
120-0310 RPEU EU Regional Policy Recommended
120-0346 RPvEU Project management in EU Recommended


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

LECTURES 1. Introduction to project management. 2. Development projects in EU policies 3. Financing development projects in EU 4. World approach to project management 5. Methodologies and standards of project management 6. Investment decisions and effectiveness of projects 7. Project planning 8. Earned value analysis 9. Project risk management 10. Public procurement in project management 11. Project financing and PPP projects 12. International project management SEMINARS 1. Introduction 2. Financing projects by EU structural funds 3. Project initiation – project brief 4. Project preparation – analysis and the way of financing 5. Project development – required documents for financing 6. Application for subsidy 7. Presentation of projects by students 8. Project planning in project application 9. Economic effectiveness and efficiency in project assessment 10. Feasibility study and business plan 11. Project evaluation 12. Project monitoring

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2011/2012 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 35  18
        Examination Examination 65 (65) 33
                Written test Written examination 65  33
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2012/2013 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6210T004) European Integration (00) European Integration P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6210T004) European Integration (00) European Integration P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

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