Course: Management 1

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Course title Management 1
Course code KMA/MNG1Z
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Exercise
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Kubátová Jaroslava, doc. Ing. Ph.D.
  • Bebčáková Iveta, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. The foundations, concepts, and levels of management. 2. The profile of a manager. General principles of managerial work. The manners of managers. 3. Managerial decision making. Processes and problems of decision making. Decision making under risk and uncertainty. 4. The planning. The routine of making plans. The classification of plans. Managing of implementation I. 5. Managing of implementation II. 6. The controlling. Concepts of control. Designing control systems in organization. 7. Managing people. The scope of managing people. Personal activities. 8. The communication. The principles of successful communication. Designing communication systems inside of organization. 9. The organization. The organization structure. The forms of organizations. 10. Project management. The risks of projects. 11. Company management. Tools for creating, regulating and evaluating the level of company management. 12. The history of management.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training), Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming), Activating (Simulations, Games, Dramatization)
  • Attendace - 39 hours per semester
  • Preparation for the Course Credit - 30 hours per semester
  • Preparation for the Exam - 50 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
To introduce the basic management functions.
Knowledge Knowledge of basic management functions.
There are not any specific prerequisities.

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral exam, Written exam

Credit: attendance, written test Exam: oral exam
Recommended literature
  • Donnely, J. H., Gibson, J. L., Ivancevich, J. M. (1997). Management. Grada publishing.
  • Veber, J. a kol. (2009). Management: Základy, moderní manažerské přístupy, výkonnost a prosperita. Management Press, Praha.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Science Applications of Mathematics in Economy (2015) Mathematics courses 1 Winter