CKH_ZMAN Basics of Management

Faculty of Economics and Administration
Autumn 2019
Extent and Intensity
0/0/0. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Ing. Ladislava Kuchynková, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Ing. Pavla Odehnalová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Ing. Bc. Alena Šafrová Drášilová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Ing. Bc. Sylva Žáková Talpová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
doc. Ing. Petr Pirožek, Ph.D.
Department of Corporate Economy - Faculty of Economics and Administration
Contact Person: Vlasta Radová
Supplier department: Department of Corporate Economy - Faculty of Economics and Administration
Wed 9. 10. 13:00–16:40 S315, Thu 10. 10. 13:00–16:40 S315, Wed 13. 11. 8:00–11:40 S315, Thu 16. 1. 8:00–9:40 S315
Prerequisites (in Czech)
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
Fields of study the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The course is focused on management in business organizations
Learning outcomes
At the end of this course, students should be able to: • - explain the nature of an organization • - describe basic types of organizational structures • - apply the principles of organization on the creation of organizational structures • - explain the impact of organizational strategy and organizational culture on the organizational structure • - explain the nature of planning and decision-making • - describe the organizational and procedural way of decision-making • - explain the decision-making process and its various stages • - apply methods of decision analysis to solving decision-making problems • - explain the nature of influencing • - describe the principles of selected motivational theories and explain their relationship to the incentive instruments and motivational system • - explain the essence of leadership, motivation and communication • - use basic management skills
  • Thematic plan of the course: 1. Organisation • 2. Motivation and leadership • 3. Decision making
    required literature
  • BLAŽEK, Ladislav. Management : organizování, rozhodování, ovlivňování. 2., rozš. vyd. Praha: Grada, 2014. 211 s. ISBN 9788024744292. info
    recommended literature
  • VEBER, Jaromír. Management : základy, moderní manažerské přístupy, výkonnost a prosperita. 2. aktualiz. vyd.. Praha: Management Press, 2009. 734 s. ISBN 9788072612000. info
  • DONNELLY, James H., James L. GIBSON and John M. IVANCEVICH. Management. Translated by Václav Dolanský - Josef Koubek. Vyd. 1. Praha: Grada, 1997. 821 s. ISBN 8071694223. info
Teaching methods
Lectures, discussion, presentations and case studies solving in seminars
Assessment methods
The course finishes with an exam. Assessment in seminars is also a part of the exam classification.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught only once.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: 12 hodin.

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