345-0541/01 – Progressive Management Methods (PMŘ)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Mechanical TechnologyCredits4
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Jan Nevima, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Ivana Šajdlerová, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
NEV050 doc. Ing. Jan Nevima, Ph.D.
SAJ45 Ing. Ivana Šajdlerová, 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

Students - will be able to explain the role and importance of current management techniques in practice, - can assign specific management techniques to each management area, - obtain information on specific methods and techniques, - to learn about the principles, methods, tools and methodology of implementation of selected managerial methods and technologies, - able to present and defend the project.

Teaching methods

Project work
Other activities


Úloha a význam progresivních managerských technik v praxi; komplexní přehled o aplikačních a metodických aspektech moderního managementu; detailní seznámení s úspěšnými manažerskými přístupy; osvojení si vybraných metod, technik a nástrojů využívaných v praxi.

Compulsory literature:

KELLER. The Six Sigma Handbook. New York: McGraw Hill, 2014. 978-0-07-184053-2.

Recommended literature:

PYZDEK, T. a KELLER, P.: The Six Sigma Handbook. Milwauke: ASQ Quality Press, 2009. BRADLEY, J. R.: Improving Business performance with Lean. Milwauke: ASQ Quality Press, 2012. SCHERMERHORN, J. R. Introduction to Management. New York: J. Willey, 2012.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Project on the selected topic, test. Written exam.



Other requirements

Active participation at seminars at least 80 %. Semester work and its defense; Exam. Submission of complete processed semester works will take place according to the set schedule (see LMS) no later than one week before the actual presentation. The point evaluation of the semester work includes the fulfillment of qualitative requirements (content, scope, and graphic processing) of the work, the actual presentation of the work, and also the set deadlines.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Lectures: 1. The role and importance of management techniques in practice; the definition of managerial techniques, the use of management methods and techniques in practice and their benefits. 2. Methods and techniques for the support of top management; methods, techniques and instruments of future development forecasting. 3. Methods and techniques for the support of top management; strategic planning and making decision of TOP management. 4. Methods, techniques and instruments of effective production management.Lean production. 5. Methods, techniques and instruments to support the manufacturing process - logistics, maintenance. 6. Six sigma. 7. Methods, techniques and instruments for effective administration. 8. Methods, techniques and instruments for information management. 9. The quality - the methods, techniques and instruments for working with quality. 10. The quality - the methods, techniques and instruments for working with quality - continuation. 11. Methods, techniques and instruments for investment evaluation. 12. Other methods applied in practice, techniques and instruments. 13. Other methods applied in practice, techniques and instruments - continuation. 14. Techniques of self-presentation.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 35  18
        Examination Examination 65  33
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: Active attendance at seminars at least 80%.

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2021/2022 (N0715A270008) Industrial Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (N0715A270008) Industrial Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (N0715A270008) Industrial Engineering P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

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