BSS106 Crisis Management

Faculty of Social Studies
Spring 2020
Extent and Intensity
1/1/0. 6 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
prof. JUDr. PhDr. Miroslav Mareš, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. et Mgr. Petra Mlejnková, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. Ing. Josef Procházka, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Silvie Janičatová (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Matúš Jevčák (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Jakub Petlák (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
prof. JUDr. PhDr. Miroslav Mareš, Ph.D.
Department of Political Science - Faculty of Social Studies
Contact Person: Mgr. Lucie Pospíšilová
Supplier department: Division of Security and Strategic Studies - Department of Political Science - Faculty of Social Studies
Wed 16:00–17:40 P31 Posluchárna A. I. Bláhy
Prerequisites (in Czech)
! BSSb1106 Crisis Management && ! NOW ( BSSb1106 Crisis Management )
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
This course is intended as a comprehensive overview of the crisis management in the security sector. Main objective of the course is to explain contemporary conceptualization of crisis management in the science and in the official and legislative context.
Learning outcomes
Students should be able to use scientific knowledge of crisis management in the resolution of security problems.
  • 1. Introduction to the crisis management; 2. Basic conceptualization of crisis management; 3. Research methods and application of knowledge; 4. Societal and economic conditions of crisis management; 5. Crisis management in the government and territorial self-government; 6. Economic measures in crisis management in the CR; 7. Population Protection in the CR; 8. Financing of crisis management in the ČR 9. Crisis management in the EU; 10. Crisis management in the NATO; 11. Crisis management in the UN; 12. Crisis management in the international structures. 13. Final summary
  • Extended valid list of literature is in the IS (study materials)
  • REKTOŘÍK, Jaroslav. Kontrola jako nástroj krizového řízení ve veřejné správě (The Inspection as Tool of the Crisis Management in the Public Administration.). Vedoucí autorského kolektivu Doc. Ing. Jaroslav Rektořík, CSc. In ŠELEŠOVSKÝ, Jan, Eduard BAKOŠ, Josef VILÁŠEK and Zdeněk KUBEŠ. Krizové řízení ve veřejné správě a bezpečnost obyvatel. První. Brno: Masarykova univerzita, Ekonomicko-správní fakulta, 2006. p. 38 - 50, 64 pp. Průběžné vzdělávání úředníků ÚSC. ISBN 80-210-3934-5. info
  • ANTUŠÁK, Emil and Zdeněk KOPECKÝ. Úvod do teorie krizového managementu. 2. vyd. V Praze: Vysoká škola ekonomická v Praze, 2003. 95 s. ISBN 8024505487. info
  • ANTUŠÁK, Emil and Zdeněk KOPECKÝ. Úvod do teorie krizového managementu. Vyd. 1. Praha: Vysoká škola ekonomická, 2002. 95 s. ISBN 8024503409. info
Teaching methods
The course takes the form of both lectures and seminars. There are explained basic thesis of crisis management within lectures, which are further discussed during seminars with experts.
Assessment methods
Students will receive a final letter grade (A-F) for the semester based on the following components: written reports (max. 12 points), written review (max. 12 points), written exam (max. 36 points). Grading: 56-60: A; 51-55: B; 46-50: C; 41-45: D; 36-40 E; 35-0: F.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course is taught annually.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2007, Spring 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, Spring 2018, Spring 2019.
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