Course detail

Prices in the Civil Engineering

FAST-TV01Acad. year: 2019/2020

These problems are gone through: Prices. Price system. Price information. Costs oriented price creation. Prices in the civil engineering in the Czech republic. Participants of the construction. Contractual relations. Contractual prices. Price tools.
The price of the construction. Total estimate. Budget indexes of the building objects. The price of the building object. The budget of the building object. Groundwork for budget creation. The price of the civil work.
The price of the project work and engineering activity. Achievement and fee order. The development of prices of the civil engineering in the Czech republic. Basic notes about foreign system of costing and pricing. Software for budgeting.


Institute of Structural Economics and Management (EKR)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Knowledge about cost oriented price generation in civil engineering.


Knowledge of labour engineering and work economy in civil engineering within subject Economics of building industry. Knowledge and skills are required especially from areas of work, material, machines and equipment standardization, wage and salary issues and coding and classification of building production issues.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

TICHÁ, Alena, MARKOVÁ, Leonora, PUCHÝŘ, Bohumil: Ceny ve stavebnictví I. URS s.r.o, Brno, 1999. (CS)
TICHÁ, Alena, MARKOVÁ, Leonora, VYSTAVIL, Radim: Ceny ve stavebnictví II-vzorový rozpočet. URS s.r.o ., Brno, 2000. (CS)
TICHÁ, Alena, MARKOVÁ, Leonora, STÁVKOVÁ, Laura: Ceny ve stavebnictví II-vzorový rozpočet-příloha výkresová část. URS s.r.o , Brno, 2000. (CS)
TICHÁ, Alena, MARKOVÁ Leonora. a kolektiv: Rozpočtování a kalkulace ve výstavbě díl I aII. VUT FAST , Akademické nakladatelství CERM, s.r.o., 2004. ISBN 80-214-2639-X. (CS)
Aktuální předpisy pro oceňování nemovitostí v ČR. 0. (CS)
TICHÁ, Alena, MARKOVÁ, Leonora, PUCHÝŘ, Bohumil, BOČKOVÁ, Kateřina: Costing and pricing in civil engineering. VUT FAST, CERM, s.r.o,, 2002. ISBN 80-214-2152-5. (CS)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Not applicable.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Not applicable.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Introduction. Prices. Pricing rules . Pricing system .
2. The pricing policy of the state. Price information.
3. Price of structure. The general cost estimating of the structure.
4. Price of building. Cost estimating of building.
5. Price of building. Cost estimating systems.
6. Price of structural work. Calculation formula of price. Price and costs.
7. Costs. Types and classification of costs.
8. Cost - oriented pricing.
9. Rate of design and engineering activities. Rates of cost
estimating works. Prices of surveying works.
10. Public procurement in construction and prices.
11. Valuation of real estate. Legislation. Basic concepts.
12. Valuation of buildings as real estate. Methods of valuation.
13. Price tools and products.


To get knowledge about cost oriented price generation in civil engineering. To acquire skills by working with cost estimating data and up-to-date software products for cost estimating and costing in civil engineering, that are normally used in construction practice.

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

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme N-P-C-A Master's

    branch ARS , 1. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, compulsory
    branch ARS , 1. year of study, summer semester, 3 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit



26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


13 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer