PEMBPMNM Management

School of Business Administration in Karvina
Summer 2019
Extent and Intensity
2/1/0. 5 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Ing. Šárka Zapletalová, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Ing. Pavel Adámek, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Ing. Radka Bauerová, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Ing. Šárka Zapletalová, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
Ing. Šárka Zapletalová, Ph.D.
Department of Business Economics and Management – School of Business Administration in Karvina
Contact Person: Ing. Šárka Zapletalová, Ph.D.
The course can be registered independently on the courses.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is offered to students of any study field.
Course objectives
Goal of the subject is to introduce to students principles and importance of management and its interdisciplinary characteristics, and then to provide a brief outline of the development and the current state of this area. Attention is paid to the content of the managerial functions (basic, ongoing and safeguarding ones), and also to managerial negotiation. Management is understood as a system (organic unity of structure and managerial process). Determination of the function of a manager, styles and principles of the management in relation with the use of modern information technologies and the communication in management systems is included.
  • 1. Determination of the definition of management, functions and division of management. Managerial responsibilities, characteristics of a manager and his roles. Types of managers in the course of a company
    2. Progress of management, characteristics of its progress and contribution for these days
    3. Modern trends in management progress, current management and its methods
    4. System of business management, formation of organization structures in an enterprise
    5. Characterization of the process of management - basic managerial functions
    6. Characterization of the process of management - ongoing and safeguarding functions
    7. Strategic management, its position and goals in organization managing. Choice of strategies and their implementation
    8. Risk and depreciation in business, effective communication and checking process. Risky human factor. Crisis management and its importance
    9. Fundamentals of ethics in management and an the entrepreneurial culture, ethic code and demonstration of enterprise culture
    10. Innovative management and information management
    11. Specific forms of management (quality management, ecological management)
    12. Some specific features of management in the USA, Japan and Europe, their comparison. Business environment at present and its influence on management development. Special forms of management
    13. Balanced Scorecard Method.
    required literature
  • ZAPLETALOVÁ, Š. Management. Distanční studijní opora. Karviná: SU OPF. (k dispozici na univerzitním po, 2017. info
  • DYTRT, Z. Odpovědný management. Praha: Management Press, 2017. ISBN 978-80-7261-352-6. info
  • BLAŽEK, L. Management: organizování, rozhodování, ovlivňování. Praha: Grada, 2014. ISBN 978-80-247-4429-2. info
  • VODÁČEK, L. a O. VODÁČKOVÁ. Moderní management v teorii a praxi. Praha: Management Press, 2013. ISBN 978-80-7261-232-1. info
  • VÁCHAL, J., M. VOCHOZKA a kol. Podnikové řízení. Praha: Grada Publishing, 2013. ISBN 978-80-2478-682-7. info
    recommended literature
  • SEKNIČKA, P. a A. PUTNOVÁ. Etika v podnikání a hodnoty trhu. Praha: Grada Publishing, 2016. ISBN 978-80-247-5545-8. info
  • FOTR, J., E. VACÍK, I. SOUČEK, M. ŠPAČEK a S. HÁJEK. Tvorba strategie a strategické plánování. Praha: Grada Publishing, 2012. ISBN 978-80-2473-985-4. info
  • LOJDA, J. Manažerské dovednosti. Praha: Grada Publishing, 2011. ISBN 978-80-247-3902-1. info
  • TVRDÍKOVÁ, M. Aplikace moderních informačních technologií v řízení firmy. Praha: Grada, 2008. ISBN 978-80-247-2728-8. info
  • ARMSTRONG, L. Řízení lidských zdrojů: nejnovější trendy a postupy. Praha: Grada Publishing, 2007. ISBN 978-80-247-1407-3. info
Teaching methods
One-to-One tutorial
Skills demonstration
Students' self-study
Assessment methods
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
Teacher's information
Ongoing test (min. average of the 60% successfulness required).
Seminar paper
Final combined exam

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The course is also listed under the following terms Summer 2020, Summer 2021, Summer 2022, Summer 2023, summer 2024.
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