120-0346/02 – Project management in EU (RPvEU)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of European IntegrationCredits4
Subject guarantorIng. Lukáš Melecký, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Lukáš Melecký, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2011/2012Year of cancellation2012/2013
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master, Bachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
BAN22 Ing. Jitka Baňařová, Ph.D.
MEL24 Ing. Lukáš Melecký, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit 2+1

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

1. To describe the fundamentals of Project Management. 2. To describe the phases of project management. 3. To characterize the application of project management in the development of firms and regions. 4. To explain the development and contents of key documents for project implementation. 5. To interpret the requirements for structure of projects financed by EU structural funds.

Teaching methods



Projects and strategies in the devekopment of EU. Fundamentals of Project Management. Logical Framework Approach. The stages of project lifecycle. Initiation, Planning, Implementation and Conclusion of projects. Project Management in firms and in regional development. Key project management documents for project planning and implementation. The use of EU Structural funds for financing the projects.

Compulsory literature:

1. European Commission. Project Cycle Management Guidelines. Volume 1. Brussels: EuropeAid Cooperation Office. March 2004.

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. Gray, C.F. Larson, E.W. Project Management. The Managerial Process. 4th Ed. New York: McGraw Hill, 2008, 589 s. ISBN 978-0-07-128751-7.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Presentations at seminars


E-Learning course is accesible in CMS Moodle system.

Other requirements

Other requirements are not required.


Subject codeAbbreviationTitleRequirement
120-0310 RPEU EU Regional Policy Recommended


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Lectures 1. Introduction to the course 2. Basic project management terminogolie 3. Project life cycle 4. Grant funding of projects in terms of the EU 5. Grant funding of projects in the Czech Republic 6. Project financing from the EU Structural Funds in the Czech Republic 7. The life cycle of grants and road project funded by the EU Structural Funds 8. Project cycle management and logical framework of the project method 9. People and organizations in project management 10. Initializing the project 11. Project planning 12. Project implementation 13. Project controlling 14. Preparing grant applications for projects co-financed by EU Structural Funds Seminars 1. Introduction 2. Projects in firms and regions 3. Presentation of projects by students 4. Logical framework approach 5. Presentation of logframe matrix

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2011/2012 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation Credit  (85)
        Aktivitvy ve cvičení Other task type 35  18
        Credit test Written test 50  25
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2012/2013 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202R055) Public Economics and Administration (00) Public Economics and Administration P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202R055) Public Economics and Administration (00) Public Economics and Administration P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202T040) Regional Development (00) Regional Development P Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan

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