222-0404/01 – Economy in construction processes (EKS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Urban EngineeringCredits2
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. et Ing. František Kuda, CSc.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. et Ing. František Kuda, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year4Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGF, FASTIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
FER031 Ing. Martin Ferko, Ph.D.
KUD25 doc. Ing. et Ing. František Kuda, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Graded credit 2+0
Part-time Graded credit 9+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

A cross-curricular subject providing students with basic knowledge of building economics and management in construction, with special regard to the building component. It emphasizes the technical aspect of the economy of construction using economic and decision making theories and tools to solve decision-making problems. The importance of the construction and management economy in the construction sector is growing in the context of life-cycle costs of buildings, utilities and the maintenance of long-term, sustainable development in investment. It includes a set of knowledge from building economy and management with regard to the building component. It deals with the construction work and the subjects involved in its creation, in particular by deciding on economic issues, budgeting, financing and economic evaluation of the construction. It analyzes in detail and specifies the activities of the main participants in the construction project.

Teaching methods

Lectures

Summary

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.

Compulsory literature:

COTTS, D. G. – ROPER, K. O. – PAYANT, R. P.: 2008. Facility management. Handbook. Now Covers Sustainability and Emergency Management. Amacom book. 94 p. ISBN 978-0-8144-1380-7. HALLIDAY, S. P.: Sustainable Construction. 1sted. Oxford: Elsevier, 2008. 406 p. ISBN 978-0-7506-6394-6. POTT, K..: Major Construction Works. Contractual and Financial Management. Longman, 1995, ISBN 0-582-10298-7 DEWBERRY, Sidney O. a Lisa N. RAUENZAHN, ed. Land development handbook: planning, engineering, and surveying. Third edition. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2008. ISBN 978-0-07-149437-3. MILES, Mike E., Laurence M. NETHERTON a Adrienne SCHMITZ. Real estate development: principles and process. Fifth edition. Washington, DC: Urban Land Institute, 2015. ISBN 978-0874203431. DION, Thomas R. Land development for civil engineers. 2nd ed. New York: Wiley, c2002. ISBN 978-0471435006.

Recommended literature:

MOSKOW, K. G.: Sustainable Facilities: Green Design, Construction and Operations. 1sted. Mc Graw - Hill. 2008. 250 p. ISBN 0-07-164259-5. SYNEK, M. et al.: Managerial Economics. Prague: Grada 2003 (in czech) SYNEK, M. et al.: Business Economics. London: C. H. Beck 1999 (in czech) JARSKÝ, Č. et al. Preparation and construction. CERM, Ltd. Brno 2003 (in czech) TOMÁNKOVÁ, J. et al. Preparation and construction management, CTU 2008 (in czech)

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Written final test, control of read professional literature, conversational topics.

E-learning

Other requirements

At least 70% attendance at the exercises. Absence, up to a maximum of 30%, must be excused and the apology must be accepted by the teacher (the teacher decides to recognize the reason for the excuse). Tasks assigned on the exercises must be hand in within the dates set by the teacher.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1st Entrepreneurship and enterprise. Business activities related to implementation structures. 2nd Construction company, building the manufacturing process, business activity area. 3rd Management and Business Financing 4th The property company, warehouse management, material base 5th Staff, the staffing management 6th Organization and management of construction company, organization, organizational diagram 7th Construction enterprise management, security management, controlling 8th Methods of management from an economic perspective (cost management) 9th Quality assurance of construction work (production), quality management system, ISO, 10th Construction management, planning and management process 11th Implementation of the project, supervisors 12th Calculation of the construction work, types of calculations 13th Billing works and engineering activities 14th Documentation of the construction works. Transmission and receipt of the building. Commissioning

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Graded credit Graded credit 100  51
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: Written text from thematic areas.

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2019/2020 (B0731A010004) Architecture and Construction P Czech Ostrava 4 Compulsory study plan

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