PEMBKNOP Enterprise Theory

School of Business Administration in Karvina
Winter 2015
Extent and Intensity
0/0. 6 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Ing. Pavel Adámek, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Ing. Pavel Adámek, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
Ing. Pavel Adámek, Ph.D.
Department of Business Economics and Management - School of Business Administration in Karvina
Contact Person: Ing. Žaneta Rylková, Ph.D.
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
Course objectives
The aim of the course is to explain basic concepts related to the description of the company, the company's activities, the nature of business and provide an overview of the various activities of the company and its management (purchasing, production, sales, logistics, human resources, financing, investment activities), as well as the objectives of the enterprise, organizational structure, business efficiency in application to practical business accountancy.
  • 1. Characteristics of the company and the nature of business
    2. Objectives of the company, its functions and defining environment
    3. Typology and morphology of the companies
    4. Business life (establishment, growth, stabilization, crisis, remediation, termination)
    5. Organizational structures in the enterprise
    6. Managing of business (scope, phases, strategic, tactical, operational management, enterprise resource planning)
    7. Effectiveness of the company and its basic attributes
    8. Asset and capital structure of the company
    9. Production and purchasing activities in the company
    10. Sales activities
    11. Human resources (objectives, organization, planning, etc.)
    12. Business financing
    13. Investment activities
    required literature
  • SYNEK, M. a kol. Manažerská ekonomika. 5. vyd. Praha: Grada Publishing, 2011. ISBN 978-80-247-3494-1. info
  • M. Synek, E. Kislingerová. Podniková ekonomika. 5., přeprac. a dopl. vyd. C.H. Beck, Praha, 2010. ISBN 978-80-7400-336-3. info
    recommended literature
  • VÁCHAL, J., VOCHOZKA, M., a kol. Podnikové řízení. Praha: Grada, 2013. ISBN 978-80-247-4642-5. info
  • KURATKO, D. F. Entrepreneurship: Theory, Process, Practice. Cengage Learning, 2012. ISBN 9781285051758. info
  • DVOŘÁČEK, J., SLUNČÍK, P. Podnik a jeho okolí. Jak přežít v konkurenčním prostředí. Praha: C. H. Beck, 2012. ISBN 978-80-7400-224-3. info
  • VOCHOZKA, M. Metody komplexního hodnocení podniku. Praha: Grada, 2011. ISBN 978-80-247-3647-1. info
  • SRPOVÁ, J. , ŘEHOŘ, V. A KOL. Základy podnikání. Praha, 2010. ISBN 978-80-247-3339-5. info
Teaching methods
One-to-One tutorial
Skills demonstration
Students' self-study
Assessment methods
Written exam
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: Přednáška 12 HOD/SEM.
Teacher's information
Seminar paper designed to evaluate selected business activity or business process from business practice. Continuous assessment (test) focused on business economics accountancy.
Seminar paper focuses on the analysis and evaluation of selected business activity or business process from business practice. Seminar paper check before exam. E-consultation with the teacher. The exam (written test) to verify basic knowledge of the entire scope of course with the addition of oral examination for a deeper knowledge verification.
The course is also listed under the following terms Winter 2016, Winter 2017, Winter 2018, Winter 2019, Winter 2020, Winter 2021, Winter 2022.
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