545-0238/10 – Management in Economic Practice (MvHPr)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Economics and Control SystemsCredits6
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Michal Vaněk, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Michal Vaněk, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2010/2011Year of cancellation2011/2012
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
STE498 Ing. Michaela Bartošíková
KUC399 Ing. Lucie Kučerová
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 3+2
Part-time Credit and Examination 16+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Student is able to analyse managerial process of enterprise and to characterize its parts. Student obtains teamwork and communication skills too. Student integrated knowledge and skills with respect to making strategy of enterprise.

Teaching methods

Project work


The subject introduces one of the important activities – management. The lectures explain management functions (planning, organizing, leadership, controlling, analyzing, decision-making process, communications) and apply the functions in enterprises. The subject efforts to give practical experience (teamwork, presentation, etiquette). Attention is also paid to issues of innovation and project management.

Compulsory literature:

1] CERTO, Samuel, C. Modern Management. 9. vyd. New Jersy, USA: Prentice Hall, 2003. 595 p. ISBN 0-13-067089-8. [2] KOONTZ, Harold; WEIHRICH, Heinz. Essentials of management. Fifth edition. McGraw-Hill, 1990. 529 p. ISBN 0-07-100776. [3] 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.

Recommended literature:

1] BAJČAN, Roman. Technicky public realations aneb Jak pracovat s médii. 1. vydání. Praha : Management Press, 2003. 147 s. ISBN 80-7261-096-1. [2] DRUCKER, Peter F. To nejdůležitější z Druckera v jednom svazku. 1. vydání. Praha: Management Press, 2002. 300 s., ISBN 80-7261-066-X. [3] ŠPAČKOVÁ, Alena. Moderní rétorika : jak mluvit k druhým lidem, aby nám naslouchali a rozuměli. 1. vydání. Praha : Grada Publishing, 2003. 120 s. ISBN [4] TICHY, Noel M.; SHERMAN, Stratford. Vezměte svůj osud do vlastních rukou, než to za vás udělají jiní. Praha : PRAGMA, 2002. 383 s. ISBN 80-7205-779-0. [5] ZADRAŽILOVÁ, Dana; KHELEROVÁ Vladimíra. Management obchodní firmy. Praha: Grada, 1994. 304 s. ISBN 80-85623-72-2.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Smester projects checks provide for regular feedback on the progress of knowledge during the current term.


Other requirements


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1st Definition of management, managerial functions 2nd Basic concepts of innovation management 3rd Innovations in the concept of the EU and Innovation Policy 4th Legal protection of innovation 5th Project Management 6th Methods of economic evaluation of investment 7th Risk Management Project 8th The importance of standardization in practice 9th Technical Standards 10th Methods of scientific inquiry 11th Methods of measuring time consumption 12th Methods teamwork 13th Communication Skills 14th Technology park, business incubator, venture capital funds

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2010/2011 Winter 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 33  17
        Examination Examination 67  34
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2011/2012 (N2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102T001) Economics and Management in the Field of Raw Materials P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
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2011/2012 (N2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102T003) Commerce Engineering in Raw Materials Treatment Industry K Czech Most 1 Compulsory study plan

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