Course detail

Project Management of Commission

FAST-CV68Acad. year: 2020/2021

In the subject students take up with the history and present of project management oriented on projects connected with construction process. Till this time acquired knowledge is inserted into scheme of the project management and to particular phases of lifecycle of the project, preparation and realization of construction. Part of the subject is created by construction management models, construction and technological preparation and construction processes management. Attention is focused on flow method and with it connected balancing and jointing of particular flows. Students meet software for planning and management of projects. Part of the education it is an area of risks in the construction process, project controlling, quality assurance, assurance of safety, health and environmental protection. The end of the subject is connected with statutory negotiation and documentation in construction process.


Institute of Structural Economics and Management (EKR)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Knowledge of specific ways and methods intended for preparation and realization of constructions, mainly on the side of a supplier.


General knowledge of construction production in the Czech Republic, legislative processes associated with construction development, documentation of construction projects, technology of construction production and basics of network analysis.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

NOVÝ, Martin, NOVÁKOVÁ, Jana a WALDHANS, Miloš: Projektové řízení staveb II. Brno: VUT v Brně, Fakulta stavební, 2006. Elektronická studijní opora. (CS)
MATĚJKA, Vladimír: Management projektů spojených s výstavbou. Praha: Informační centrum České komory autorizovaných inženýrů a techniků činných ve výstavbě, 2001. ISBN 80-86364-56-9. (CS)
NĚMEC, Vladimír: Projektový management. Praha: Grada Publishing, 2002. ISBN 80-247-0392-0. (CS)
LEVY, Sidney, M.: Project management in construction. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2002. ISBN 0-07-139587-3. (EN)
JARSKÝ, Čeněk: Příprava a realizace staveb. Brno: Akademické nakladatelství CERM, 2003. ISBN 80-7204-282-3. (CS)
KUBÁLEK, Tomáš a KUBÁLKOVÁ, Markéta: Řízení projektů v Microsoft Project 2010. Brno: Computer Press, 2010. ISBN 978-80-251-3266-1. (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 to project management – historic evolution, current conception, suitable use, subject and content
2. Project connected with construction, construction as subject of construction project, participants of construction process, construction code
3. Construction management models. Organization and definitions of construction firm, construction and technological preparation, production process management
4. Construction contract process as project, production process, methods of construction, flow method
5. Parameters and types of flows, flow period, schema of flow progress, flows balancing, jointing of particular flows. Software for project management
6. Financing of project, proposal prices of project works, relations between participants of investment project
7. Project controlling, analysis of achieved value of outputs and project costs development
8. Risks and changes management, risks engineering, risks in construction, project risks management. Conception, assurance and control of quality
9. Statutory negotiation in the process of preparation and realization of constructions, documentation in construction projects
10. Environmental protection, assurance and liquidation of wastes, recycling, safety and health protection in construction process


Acquisition of knowledge and skills in the area of the project management and acquiring of specific ways and methods intended for preparation and realization of constructions, mainly on the side of a supplier.

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.

Type of course unit



26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer