545-0902/03 – Management of Mining Enterprise (MBP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Economics and Control SystemsCredits10
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Michal Vaněk, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Michal Vaněk, Ph.D.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementChoice-compulsory type B
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2021/2022Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesDoctoral
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VAN74 doc. Ing. Michal Vaněk, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 20+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The subject develops and broadens the ABCs of management and applies it to the conditions of mining enterprises. Students are able to explain the particularities of management in the discipline, and they are able to discuss the topic on the expert level. Students are also able to design appropriate approaches to solve managerial problems and then apply them in given conditions.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations
Project work


The course is focus on deeping and erlarging knowledge of management. Students will get acquainted with the structure of the studied discipline and scientific methods and approaches enabling the study of the issue itself. The course mainly focuses on the holistic concept. However, students will also learn the basics of project and strategic management. The studied issue is applied to the conditions of the mining company.

Compulsory literature:

ADAMS, R. G. Modern management in the global mining industry. Bingley: Emerald Publishing, 2019. ISBN 978-1-78973-788-2. CERTO, S. C. Modern management: adding digital focus. 9th ed. Upper Saddle River: Prentice Hall, c2003. ISBN 0-13-067089-8. BULLOCK, R. L. a Scott MERNITZ, ed. Mineral property evaluation: handbook for feasibility studies and due diligence. Englewood, Colorado: Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration, [2018]. ISBN 978-0-87335-445-5.

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. KOONTZ, H., WEIHRICH, H. Essentials of management. Fifth edition. McGraw-Hill, 1990. 529 p. ISBN 0-07-100776. LUSSIER, R. N. Management fundamentals: concepts, applications, and skill development. 8e. Los Angeles: Sage, [2019]. ISBN 978-1-5443-3133-1.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Elaboration seminar work. Oral exam.


Other requirements

Writing semestral work on a selected topic in management of the mining enterprise.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Scientific approach to the study of management, development of the main theories in management System approach to management Application aspects of management, managerial tools Planning in the conditions of a mining enterprise Decision-making process in the conditions of a mining enterprise Organizing in the conditions of a mining enterprise Leading in the conditions of a mining enterprise Controlling in the conditions of a mining enterprise International aspects of management and supranational corporations Project management in the conditiions of a mining enterprise

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2021/2022 Winter semester)
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Min. number of pointsMax. počet pokusů
Examination Examination   3
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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeBranch/spec.Spec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2023/2024 (P0724D290005) Mining and Mining Geomechanics P English Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2022/2023 (P0724D290005) Mining and Mining Geomechanics P English Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2021/2022 (P0724D290005) Mining and Mining Geomechanics P English Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan

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