Course detail

Economic Tools for Building Production Management

FAST-NVA026Acad. year: 2020/2021

The company needs economic tools for the management of the relation between production costs and sale prices to achieve the production profit. The basic tool is the quality organization of the production. The combination of productive factors regarding their costs on the one side and assurance of the sale on the second side is the supposition of the production efficiency. Determinative is the choice of production activities of the construction company salable on the construction market and bringing the profit. The important economic tool there are prices that must cover costs and to ensure the profit.


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 economics and principles of company’s economy


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. Business plan in construction sector.
2. Construction company and production.
3. Management of costs for material, stocks.
4. Management of costs for the labor power.
5. Management of costs for production machines and machinery.
6. Valuation of production, prices in construction.
7. Investments.
8. Company’s finances.
9. Taxes, accounting and operational evidence.
10. Marketing.
11. Systems of organization in the company, types of companies´ association.
12. Benchmarking, management of costs for the production regarding the competitive ability of the company.
13. Panning spheres and system of plans control, documentation of changes.


Cross-sectional subject, whose objective it is to introduce to students selected economic tools for the building production management.

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 NPC-SIR Master's, 1. year of study, winter semester, 4 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit



26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer