222-0948/01 – EU Regional and Economic Policy (FAST)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Urban EngineeringCredits20
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Karel Skokan, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Karel Skokan, Ph.D.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementOptional
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2006/2007Year of cancellation2012/2013
Intended for the facultiesFASTIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
NAV20 Ing. Boris Navrátil, CSc.
SKO50 prof. Ing. Karel Skokan, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 10+0
Part-time Credit and Examination 10+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of the course is to introduce the development trend of EU economic policy is special emphasis on structural and regional policy in the context of European integration. The first part of the course focuses on the objectives, principles and EU policy instruments in the current period, with an emphasis on competitiveness and support innovation. The second part explains the principles of regional policy and their instruments - the EU Structural Funds and their application by targets Regional policy in the EU. Attention is paid to structural programs assist in the Czech Republic and their use at sectoral and regional level.

Teaching methods

Lectures

Summary

To present the development trends of EU economic policies, their goals, objectives and instruments with special focus to regional (cohesion) policy. To explain the principles of Structural Funds and other instruments of the regional policy and their application in the EU member states and to learn how to use them in the framework of social and economic cohesion.

Compulsory literature:

LEONARDI, R. Cohesion Policy in the European Union: The Building Europe. Palgrave Macmillan, 2005. 232 p. ISBN 1403949557. PELKMANS, J. European Integration: Methods and Economic Analysis. Harlow: Prentice Hall, 2001. ISBN-10: 0273694499.

Recommended literature:

European Commission: A new partnership for cohesion. Third report on economic and social cohesion. Luxembourg: European Communities, 2004. European Commission: Growths and jobs (Lisbon strategy) http://ec.europa.eu/growthandjobs/key/index_en.htm Regional Policy Inforegio http://ec.europa.eu/regional_policy/index_en.htm

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Other requirements

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Evropská integrace. Krátký historický přehled a hlavní tendence v 21. století. 2. Instituce a politiky EU. 3. Lisabonské strategie rozvoje a její obnova po roce 2005 – orientace na růst a zaměstnanost. 4. Konkurenceschopnost EU a nástroje jejího růstu. Význam inovací, vědy a výzkumu pro konkurenceschopnost. 5. Strukturální a regionální politika EU a hospodářská, sociální a územní soudržnost. 6. Využití strukturálních fondů EU v období 2004-2006 a programy rozvoje v ČR. 7. Strukturální fondy v období 2007-2013 – principy a cíle strukturální politiky a její význam pro rozvoj regionů- 8. Využití strukturálních fondů EU v rozvoji České republiky 2007-2013.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester, validity until: 2012/2013 Summer 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 30 (30) 0
                Other task type Other task type 30  0
        Examination Examination 70 (70) 0
                Oral Oral examination 70  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2011/2012 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V012) Municipal Engineering and Construction P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2011/2012 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V012) Municipal Engineering and Construction K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2010/2011 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V012) Municipal Engineering and Construction P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2010/2011 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V012) Municipal Engineering and Construction K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2009/2010 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V012) Municipal Engineering and Construction P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2009/2010 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V012) Municipal Engineering and Construction K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2008/2009 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V012) Municipal Engineering and Construction P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2008/2009 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V012) Municipal Engineering and Construction K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2007/2008 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V012) Municipal Engineering and Construction P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2007/2008 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V012) Municipal Engineering and Construction K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2006/2007 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V012) Municipal Engineering and Construction P Czech Ostrava Optional study plan
2006/2007 (P3607) Civil Engineering (3607V012) Municipal Engineering and Construction K Czech Ostrava Optional study plan

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