Course detail

Company Management

FEKT-LPMAAcad. year: 2017/2018

Achiving knowledges of the term management. Core of the topic is structuralization of management according to the functions. Detailed explanation of individual functions. Planning, organisation, leadership and control.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Upon completion of this course the student will be able to:
Develop and understanding of management concepts, research, and theories.


Basic knowledges of company economics, company functions.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

WEIHRICH H., KOONTZ H. Management. Praha: Victoria Publishing, 1993. 659 s. ISBN 80-85605-45-7 (CS)
DONNELLY J.H., GIBSON J.L., IVANCEVICH J.M. Management. Praha: Grada Publishing, 1997. 821s. ISBN 80-7169-422-3 (CS)
ROBBINS S.P., COULTER M. Management. Praha: Grada Publishing, 2004. 600s. ISBN 80-247-0495-1 (CS)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Active participation in laboratory lessons. Passing of semester project.
Final test.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

Compendium of management
Analysis of current management approaches
Planning in organizations
H. Fayol – Functions in management – Organizing
Decision making and its demands on managers
Importance of control as a managerial function
Compendium of process management
Systematic managerial approach
Change management
Risks in company management
Innovations in turbulent time entrepreneurship


The goal of this course is to provide complex view of the basic management principles.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Obligatory participation in teaching.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme EEKR-ML Master's

    branch ML-EVM , 2. year of study, winter semester, 5 credits, compulsory

  • Programme EEKR-ML1 Master's

    branch ML1-EVM , 2. year of study, winter semester, 5 credits, compulsory

  • Programme EEKR-CZV lifelong learning

    branch ET-CZV , 1. year of study, winter semester, 5 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit



26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Fundamentals seminar

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer