Course detail

Professional Success

FEKT-MPA-EPOAcad. year: 2020/2021

This is a single-term training course the purpose of which is to define a project of a successful university student operating in the market economy.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

The ability of how to behave as an university graduate in the society, both as an expert and society man.


The subject knowledge on the secondary school level is required.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

SRONEK, I. Etiketa a etika v podnikání, Management Press. (CS)
DYTRT, Z. Etika v podnikatelském prostředí, Grada Publishing, Praha, 2006. (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 - lectures, discussion, one single project during the course.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Requirements for completion of a course are specified by a regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Ethic - general and economic meaning.
2. Corporate identity,culture,image - means of launching ethic into corporate enviroment.
3. Unethical behaviour - corruption, laundering of dirty money, lobbying.
4. Ethical behaviour in international corporate enviroment.
5. Conditions for business activities in Europe, cultural diversity.
6. Law aspects of business.
7. Communication skills.
8. Business negotiations.
9. Demeanour.


The students will become familiar with the rules of deportment, with basic legal rules and habits when leading domestic and abroad negotiations. This course of studies includes also rhetoric training.

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

The content and forms of instruction in the evaluated course are specified by a regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme MPA-TEC Master's, any year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, elective

Type of course unit



26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer