Course detail

Economy of Constructions

FA-EKSCompulsoryBachelor's (1st cycle)Acad. year: 2010/2011Summer semester3. year of study2  credits

The subject's aim is to extend the qualification and the decision-making skills of the graduates in a market environment. In the last year of study of the 1st grade this is achieved by mastering the fundamental notions, and their relationships, in the field of economy as an interdisciplinary science, and by making use of the gained knowledge in the organisational preparation, planning and implementation of building investment projects.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

The student will be able to understand the signals from the economical environment of modern market economy and to use these signals in his decision making in architectonical practice.

Mode of delivery

90 % face-to-face, 10 % distance learning


The subject presents introduction into the problem and does not require any previous knowledge.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Korytárová J., Sádlík J. Schusterová L., Základy ekonomie,nakladatelství Cerm Brno, 1995 (CS)
Jelen V., Ekonomika stavebního díla - Příprava a řízení staveb ČVUT Praha, 2004; (CS)
Doporučené aktuální přednášky

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

The assessment is based on the final exam consisting of three questions.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

Economics like cross-disciplinary search science (fundamental terms).
Level and filling conceptions macroeconomics and micro - economics.
Development economic thinking considering building activities and architecture.
Economic standpoint at business and decision making in capital construction.
Organizational structure entrepreneurial subjects at build - up and her preparation.
Fundamental terms and purposes capital of the process.
Mock - up economy enterprisers in position project and organizational disposition constructions.
Price level building washing.
Appraisement project washing.
Problems tax system in relation business in the area building investments.
Market investments. Supply and demand.
Decision making about gain and profitability companies.
Notions management and business policy. Mission and filling marketing.
Fundamental terms and their terms at posuzování economics effectiveness investments.


The aim of the subject is to offer to the students the overview on the economic indicators in the scope, which is necessary for orientation in the economic environment of the state.

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

Is not applied, since the matter is a lecture concluded by an exam.

Type of course unit



26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer