152-0356/01 – Trends in entrepreneurship (TP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Business AdministrationCredits5
Subject guarantordoc. Dr. Ing. Pavel BlecharzSubject version guarantordoc. Dr. Ing. Pavel Blecharz
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
BLE50 doc. Dr. Ing. Pavel Blecharz
CZE0019 Ing. Katarzyna Czerná
PET35 doc. Ing. Jindra Peterková, Ph.D.
STV02 Ing. Hana Štverková, Ph.D.,MBA,LL.M.
SUH33 prof. Ing. Jan Sucháček, 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 introdukce key issues from the contemporary trends in entrepreneurship. 2. To acquire knowledge of entrepreneurship with regard to local, regional and global aspects. 3. To classify entrepreneurship infrastructure. 5. To apply knowledge of the risks and evaluation of variants in concrete examples. 6. To define by modern technology on entrepreneurship. 6. To present a retrospective look at the changes made by the entrepreneur. 7. To achieve knowledge in contemporary trends in entrepreneurship.

Teaching methods

Project work


The goal of the subject is to broaden the so far collected knowledge in the field of entrepreneurship with the focus on global trends, entrepreneurial infrastructure forms, non-standard types of entrepreneurship, innovation and influence of the regional and local aspects, including the modern technologies influence on entrepreneurship. The emphasis is laid on the application of methods for risk measurements and selected methods of multi-criteria decision making for variation evaluation during the actual task solution in practice.

Compulsory literature:

FOTR, Jiří a Lenka ŠVECOVÁ et al. Manažerské rozhodování. Postupy, metody a nástroje. Praha: Ekopress, 2016. 478 s. ISBN 978-80-87865-33-0. HAMEL, Gary. Na čem dnes záleží. Praha: PeopleComm, 2013. 311 s. ISBN 978-80-904-8906-6. KURATKO, Donald F. Introduction to Entrepreneurship. Mason: South Western Cengage Learning, 2014. 604 s. ISBN 978-1-285-05215-1.

Recommended literature:

JANATKA, František. Podnikání v globalizovaném světě. Praha: Wolters Kluwer, 2017. 340 s. ISBN 978-80-7552-7547. MALINOVSKÝ, Jan a Jan SUCHÁČEK. Velký anglicko-český slovník regionálního rozvoje a regionální politiky Evropské unie. Ostrava: VŠB-TU Ostrava, 2006. 959 s. ISBN 80-248-1117-0. PETERKOVÁ, Jindra a Ladislav LUDVÍK. Řízení inovací v průmyslovém podniku. SAEI, vol. 42. Ostrava: VŠB-TU Ostrava, 2015. 207 s. ISBN 978-80-248-3826-7.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements

-Term thesis -Tests


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

T1. Contemporary trends in entrepreneurship T2. Regional and local aspects and links in entrepreneurship T3. Entrepreneurship and the surrounding environment T4. Modern technologies and their influence on entrepreneurship T5. Entrepreneurial infrastructure and its forms T6. Contemporary trends in development of small, medium and large enterprises T7. Family entrepreneurship T8. Non-standard types of entrepreneurship T9. Innovation in entrepreneurship T10. Entrepreneurial and innovative potential and methods of its measurement T11. Entrepreneurial risks T12. Evaluation of variations in entrepreneurship development

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 45  23
        Examination Examination 55  28
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: 85%

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