545-0155/01 – Management in Raw Material Industry (MSP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Economics and Control SystemsCredits7
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Michal Vaněk, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Michal Vaněk, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2020/2021Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
VAN74 doc. Ing. Michal Vaněk, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 4+2
Part-time Credit and Examination 16+8

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The student will acquire basic theoretical knowledge in the field of management of mining enterprises.

Teaching methods

Project work


The course focuses on the management of enterprises operating in the raw material industry. Lectures are divided into two parts. Initially, the students become familiar with the term management that is further analysed in wider context. Management is seen from ethical as well as social responsibility viewpoint of the manager. The latter part of the course is devoted to introduction of managerial functions classification, focusing on sequence and parallel functions.

Compulsory literature:

ROBBINS, Stephen P., COULTER, Mary K. Management. Thirteenth edition. Boston: Pearson, 2016. ISBN 978-1-292-09020-7. CERTO, Samuel, C. Modern Management. 9. vyd. New Jersy, USA: Prentice Hall, 2003. 595 p. ISBN 0-13-067089-8. KOONTZ, Harold, WEIHRICH, Heinz. Essentials of management. Fifth edition. McGraw-Hill, 1990. 529 p. ISBN 0-07-100776.

Recommended literature:

DRUCKER, Peter F. The essential Drucker. In One Volume the Best of Sixty Years of Peter Drucker's Essential Writings on Management. New York : Harper Collins Publishers Inc., 2001. 368 p. ISBN: 006093574X. ARMSTRONG, Michael. Armstrong's handbook of performance management: an evidence-based guide to delivering high performance. Fifth edition. London: Kogan Page, 2015. ISBN 978-0-7494-7029-6.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Seminární práce, zápočtový test, písemná a ústní zkouška.


Pro komunikaci nad rámec prezenčně realizovaných soustředění je používán learning management systém Moodle (lms.vsb.cz). Rovněž lze s pedagogem komunikovat telefonicky nebo e-mailem.

Další požadavky na studenta

Active participation in lectures. Elaboration of a semester project on selected topic from the field of management of industrial enterprises.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1st Defining the essentials concepts of management and staring points of management study. 2nd Manager of Mining Enterprise, managerial ethics. 3rd The social responsibility of the mining company, culture of a mining enterprise. 4th International aspects of management. 5th Planning in a mining enterprise. 6th Decision making of manager. 7th Organization of a mining enterprise. 8th Job analysis and human resources planning in a mining enterprise. 9th Recruitment and selection human resources. 10th Managing work performance and evaluation employees in a mining enterprise. 11th Compensation and Benefits employees in a mining enterprise. 12th Management of working groups and teams. 13th Managing communication, information and communication technology 14th Control activities in a mining enterprise. .

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2020/2021 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 30  17
        Examination Examination 70  34
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: 80% attendance

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2020/2021 (B2735XXX0001) Mineral Economics EMS K Czech Most 3 Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (B2735XXX0001) Mineral Economics EMS K Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (B2735XXX0001) Mineral Economics EMS P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan

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