153-0349/01 – Public Administration (VESP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Public EconomicsCredits4
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Petr Tománek, CSc.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Petr Tománek, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2009/2010Year of cancellation2012/2013
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KOV07 RNDr. Jiří Kovář
VRA12 doc. Ing. Iveta Vrabková, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+1

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Graduates are able to: – classify and characterize fundamentals and forms of public administration, – identify subjects of public administration including their mission, – define and explain organization of public administration on relevant territorial levels, – define social, economic, geographical, historical and legal consequences of public administration existence, – differentiate and clarify the meaning and function of state and territorial self-government.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Seminars

Summary

Public administration as a subject follows knowledge that students obtained in subject of Public economics and administration. Structure and content of this subject is specialized on deepening of basic knowledge on development, conditions and system of public administration on the state, regional and local level in the Czech Republic. It also covers selected issues of public administration – people, information, control.

Compulsory literature:

1.HENDRYCH, D. Správní věda. Teorie veřejné správy. 2. dopl. rozš. vyd. Praha: ASPI, 2007. ISBN 978-80-7357-248-8. 2.NEMEC, J., OCHRANA, F., PAVEL, J., ŠAGAT, T. Kontrola ve veřejné správě. 1. vyd. Praha: Wolters Kluwer ČR, 2010. ISBN 978-80-7357-558-8. 3.KLÍMA, K. Teorie veřejné moci (vládnutí). 1. vyd. Praha: ASPI, 2006. ISBN 80-7357-179-X. 4.KOVÁŘ, J. VRABKOVÁ, I. Veřejná správa. 1. vyd. Ostrava: VŠB – TU Ostrava, 2008, ISBN 978-80-248-1974-7. 5.KOUDELKA, Z. Samospráva. Praha: Linde, 2007. ISBN 978-80-7201-665-5. 6.PEKOVÁ, J, PILNÝ, J., JETMAR, M. Veřejná správa a finance veřejného sektoru. 3. aktual. a rozšíř. vyd. Praha: ASPI, 2008. ISBN 978-80-7357-351-5.

Recommended literature:

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Active participation on seminars – performing given

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Další požadavky na studenta

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. History and development of public administration in the area of the Czech republic. Scientific foundations of public administration, resources for study of public administration. 2. Types of states and models of public administration. State and Constitution. Constitutional order. Legal order. 3. Legislative power. Organization and meetings of the Parliament of the Czech Republic, legislation system, control role of the Parliament of the Czech Republic, legislative process. 4. Executive power – president, government, central and national organs of state administration. 5. Judicial power – court system. State administration in conditions of judicial institutions. Constitutional Court. 6. Spatial structure and territorial-administrative division of the state. Residential structure, basic territorial units. 7. Territorial organs of state administration. Mixes model of performance of local government. 8. Self-government – structure, background and characteristics of self-government – interest self-government, territorial self-government. Higher territorial self-government units. 9. Basic territorial self-government. Municipal government and its historical development in the Czech republic since 1848. Current organization and role of local governments. 10. Function posts in public administration – requirements and ways of staffing (election, designation, delegation). Electoral systems. 11. Employees in public administration – competences, responsibility and authority, development and education, ethic codes in public administration, human resources management. 12. Role and importance of information in public administration – typology of information, information compulsory published, free access to information. 13. E-government – development, instruments, systems, legislative conditions. 14. Importance, role and system of control in public administration. Lay and professional control. Ombudsman.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2009/2010 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 40  21
        Examination Examination 60  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy 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 Compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6210R004) European Integration (00) European Integration 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 Compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202R055) Public Economics and Administration (00) Public Economics and Administration P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202R055) Public Economics and Administration (00) Public Economics and Administration P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

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