545-0145/01 – Entrepreneurship in the raw material industry (PSP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Economics and Control SystemsCredits5
Subject guarantorIng. Vlasta Humlová, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Vlasta Humlová, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementOptional
Year2Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
HUM10 Ing. Vlasta Humlová, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2
Part-time Credit and Examination 8+8

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Student demonstrates knowledge and understanding of: • basic concepts and structures in business environments in the raw material industry, • the basics of strategic management, management tools and business planning, • entities and business environment relationships in various areas of the raw material industry. Student can: • implement, solve and elaborate a research of the business environment in the selected sector of enterprise in the raw material industry. Student is able to: • analyze, characterize and orientate in the business environment in the field of raw materials, their processing and markets, • create, characterize and evaluate the business plan for raw materials.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Seminars
Individual consultations
Project work

Summary

The course presents the specifics of business in the raw material industry with a focus on building materials, ores, energy and industrial raw materials. The area of precious metals and stones and modern technological materials and their markets is attractive. The subject introduces into new perspectives knowledge of management, marketing, business economics and law in the context of contemporary realities in the Czech Republic, the EU and the world. Students will practice to carry out business environment research in selected business sector in the raw materials industry.

Compulsory literature:

OSTERWALDER, Alexander a Yves PIGNEUR. Business model generation: a handbook for visionaries, game changers, and challengers. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley, c2010. ISBN 978-0-470-87641-1.

Recommended literature:

REUVID, Jonathan. Start up and run your own business: [the essential guide to planning, funding and growing your new enterprise]. 8th ed. Philadelphia: Kogan Page, 2011. ISBN 0749460601. CHLOPECKY, Jakub, Michal VANEK, Adam PAWLICZEK a Marek BALLARIN. Determination of Dependency of Exploitation of Construction Mineral Resources on External Conditions. In 16th International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference SGEM2016: GeoConference on Science and Technologies in Geology, Exploration and Mining: 28 June – 7 July, 2016, Albena, Bulgaria: conference proceedings. (D)

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Presentation of the semester project, credit test.

E-learning

The Moodle learning management system (lms.vsb.cz) is used for communication beyond the presently realized concentration, through which it is possible to communicate not only between the teacher and the students, but also between the students.

Other requirements

Semester work: business environment research in selected business sector in the raw materials industry.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Introduction to the subject. 2. Strategic management and market research. 3. Managerial methods, tools and systems. 4. Raw materials industry, minerals and their processes. 5. Entrepreneurial opportunities and start-up of business in the raw material industry. 6. Legal prerequisites for business in the raw materials industry. 7. Business plan for the raw materials industry. 8. Specifics of business in mining and processing of minerals. 9. Specifics of business in the field of production based on minerals. 10. Specifics of business in the field of renewable sources (RES, recycling). 11. Specifics of business in the field of modern technological raw materials. 12. The specifics of business in the field of precious metals and stones (and commodities). 13. Evaluation of semester work. 14. Conclusion.

Conditions for subject completion

Conditions for completion are defined only for particular subject version and form of study

Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2021/2022 (B0712A290001) Waste Management and Mineral Processing P Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2021/2022 (B0712A290001) Waste Management and Mineral Processing K Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2021/2022 (B0712A290001) Waste Management and Mineral Processing K Czech Most 2 Optional study plan
2020/2021 (B0712A290001) Waste Management and Mineral Processing K Czech Most 2 Optional study plan
2020/2021 (B0712A290001) Waste Management and Mineral Processing K Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2020/2021 (B0712A290001) Waste Management and Mineral Processing P Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2019/2020 (B0712A290001) Waste Management and Mineral Processing P Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2019/2020 (B0712A290001) Waste Management and Mineral Processing K Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2019/2020 (B0712A290001) Waste Management and Mineral Processing K Czech Most 2 Optional study plan

Occurrence in special blocks

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