Course detail

Building Economics

FAST-AV001Acad. year: 2020/2021

Sectional course. Fundaments of the problematic of technical economical disciplines (technical standardisation, rewarding, calculations), economical disciplines (prices, accounting, financing, taxes, investments), commercial and managerial disciplines (marketing, management, project management). Application of general knowledge on the construction company. Link to the building law and technical construction disciplines.


Institute of Structural Economics and Management (EKR)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Ability to orient in economy of building production and in valuation with respect to conditions on building market.


Knowledge of basic economic terminology and relations. Basics of macroeconomic and microeconomic theories.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Not applicable.

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. Construction industry and its position in national economy
2. Construction products and constructing, coding, classifications
3. Construction costs
4. Technical standardization in construction
5. Remuneration of labour force
6. Valuation of construction production
7. Cost estimates of constructions
8. Financing
9. Accounting
10. Taxation
11. Investments
12. Construction order management
13. Marketing in civil engineering


To acquire ability to orient in construction production.

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 B-P-C-APS (N) Bachelor's

    branch APS , 4. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit



26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


13 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer