Course detail

Investment Projects Management

FAST-DV77OptionalDoctoral (3rd cycle)Acad. year: 2017/2018Winter semester2. year of study8  credits

Simulation and modelling of investment projects in uncertainty conditions. Project risk analysis and management. Financial stability of firm in context of its investment programme. Optimal financial structure. Expected values of economical efficiency ratios with using Monte Carlo simulation.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Not applicable.

Mode of delivery

20 % face-to-face, 80 % distance learning


Knowledge within the scope of study programme Civil Engineering, field Civil Engineering Management


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Fotr, J., Souček, I.: Podnikatelský záměr a investiční rozhodování. Grada publishing, a.s., 2005
Hnilica, J., Fotr, J.: Aplikovaná analýza rizika. Grada 2009
Ochrana, F.: Veřejný sektor a efektivní rozhodování. Management Press 2001
TSO: TSO: The green book, Appraisal and Evaluation in Central Government, Treasury Guidance. dostupné z 2005
Wideman, R. M.: Project and Program Risk management, a guide to managing project risk & opportunities. Project Management Institute 1992

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. Project simulation and modelling – general theories
2. Acts in context of investment project preparing and realization
3. Feasibility study private sector
4. Feasibility study public sector
5. Cost benefit analysis
6. HDM-4 model
7. Project risk management
8. Investment project flexibility (real options)
9. Simulation Monte Carlo – preparing of inputs data
10. Simulation Monte Carlo (software Crystal Ball usage)
11. Postaudit of projects
12. Case study – private sector project
13. Case study – public sector project


Simulation and modelling of structural investment projects in private and public sector in risk and uncertainty conditions.

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



39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer