152-0561/01 – Managerial Business Diagnostics and Therapeutics B (MBDaT B)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Business AdministrationCredits3
Subject guarantorIng. Josef Kašík, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Josef Kašík, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2009/2010Year of cancellation2011/2012
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
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KAS20 Ing. Josef Kašík, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
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Full-time Credit and Examination 2+1

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The objectives of the subject: 1) to classify business problems and apply methods for their solving, 2) to classify business crises and learn main approaches to them, 3) to analyze the business potential and opportunities, 4) to identify, analyze and evaluate business risks, 5) to understand general diagnostic models.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations


1. Business problems – definition, classfification, methods 2. Crisis management – anatomy of crisis, types of crises, approaches to crises 3. Business potentials 4. Risk management – risk definition, methods to identify, analyze and evaluate risks 5. General diagnostic models

Compulsory literature:

THOMPSON, M.; MIMICK, R. Business Diagnostics: The Canadian Edition 2nd Edition. Trafford Publishing 2006. Crouhy, M.; Galai, D.; Mark R. The Essentials of Risk Management. 1ed. McGraw-Hill; 2005.

Recommended literature:

PORRAS, JERRY I. Stream Analysis: A Powerful Way to Diagnose and Manage Organizational Change. Prentice Hall, 1987. GORDON, J. R. Organizational Behavior: A Diagnostic Approach (7th Edition). Prentice Hall 2001. Rolf, R. Organizational Assessment: Diagnosis and Intervention (Paperback). Harvard Press, 2000.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements

There are no other requirements.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Diagnostics of business strengths and weaknesses Business problems – definition, classfification, methods Risk and Crisis management – types of crises, approaches to crises Business potentials and World Class Company Diagnostic of production factors Diagnostic of business environment

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2009/2010 Summer semester)
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Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100  51
        Exercises evaluation Credit  
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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2010/2011 (N6208) Economics and Management (6208T062) Marketing and Business (00) Marketing and Business P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

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