222-0207/02 – Economics and Management in Civil Engineering Processes (EMS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Urban EngineeringCredits4
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. et Ing. František Kuda, CSc.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. et Ing. František Kuda, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2010/2011Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFASTIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
FER031 Ing. Martin Ferko, Ph.D.
KUD25 doc. Ing. et Ing. František Kuda, CSc.
BER261 Ing. Eva Wernerová, 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

Transversal course provides students with basic knowledge of construction economics and management in the construction industry with special attention to the construction work. It emphasized the technical aspect of the economy with construction and use of economic decision theory and decision-making tools to solve problems. The importance of economic construction and construction management in the context of increasing life-cycle cost of buildings, utilities and maintenance of long-term sustainable development investments

Teaching methods



The course provides basic information on the construction market conditions and legal status of the construction business, including obligations under construction. Particular attention is paid to production and production preparation, planning and management process. The topics such as organization and management of construction company. The course is the schedule of construction and the basic concept of building operation. Expected to apply the knowledge already gained in technical subjects, economic and social.

Compulsory literature:

POTT, Keith.: Major Construction Works. Contractual and Financial Management. Longman, 1995, ISBN 0-582-10298-7 Synek, M. et al.: Managerial Economics. Prague: Grada 2003 Synek, M. et al.: Business Economics. London: C. H. Beck 1999 Jarský, NO et al. Preparation and construction. CERM, Ltd. Brno 2003 Tománková, J. et al. Preparation and construction management, CTU 2008

Recommended literature:

Hajek, V. et al.: construction management firm. AI Technical Library, CSSI, Prague 1999 Novák,J.: Quality System Certification in construction companies. Technicians Prague 2000

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester



Další požadavky na studenta

Participation in seminars and workshops.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Lectures: 1st Introduction. Construction and building the economy in the Republic, the legislative building, the social aspects of buildings. 2nd Business and construction company. Organization and management of construction company employees, expense management, MTZ, Storage, Property, Management. 3rd Project preparation buildings. Authorization for project activities, project documentation, supply systems and contractual relations, VHR CKAIT 4th Investor activity. The tasks in each stage, finding a building contractor, on site supervision, construction engineering. 5th Contractor activities. Tender, and pre-production preparation, execution orders, subcontracts 6th Principles of organization development. The building structure, scheduling, construction site equipment. Safety and environmental management. Integrated Management System. exercise: Application of theoretical knowledge from lectures by way of examples, expert discussions. The subject follows the lecture topics. Program 1 - Establishment of the construction enterprise, business plan, write to the OR, Program 2 - Organisation of business and labor relations, organizational structure, PS, DOPP, DOPČ Program 3 - Award of public works contracts, tender documents, bid in the competition Program 4 - Contractual relations in capital construction, contract and work, the purchase contract, mandate Program 5 - Documentation on the implementation of construction, construction diary protocol handover, DSPS.

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 and Examination Credit and Examination 100  51
        Exercises evaluation Credit  
        Examination Examination  
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2010/2011 (B3502) Architecture and Construction (3501R011) Architecture and Construction P Czech Ostrava 4 Compulsory study plan

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