Course syllabus PJM - Project Management (FFWT - SS 2019/2020)

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Course code:
Course title in Czech:
Project Management
Course title in English:
Project Management
SS 2019/2020
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Fulfillment of requirements (4 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 0/2 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Level of course:
master continuing
Course type:
Type of delivery:
Mode of delivery for our mobility students abroad:
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Language of instruction:
Course supervisor:
doc. Ing. Andrea Sujová, PhD.
Course supervising department: Department of Forest and Wood Products Economics and Policy (FFWT)
Ing. Josef Lenoch, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
doc. Ing. Andrea Sujová, PhD. (supervisor)
State Bachelor Examination
Timetable in this semester:
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Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
The aim of the course is to familiarize students with the possibilities of project management with emphasis on the utilization in furniture processing and production. The aim of the course is to provide theoretical knowledge and learning skills leading to practical application of the elaboration of projects.
Course content:
1.The content and the possibility of project management. Definitions, categories and principles of the project. Innovative project schedules. Design practices. (allowance 0/2)
Pre-investment phase of the project: situation and composition of the project. (allowance 0/2)
The investment phase of the project: layout and implementation of the project. (allowance 0/2)
Operation and evaluation phase of the project. (allowance 0/2)
Methods of prediction, time funds and time consumption standards of the project. (allowance 0/2)
Project capacity calculations (allowance 0/2)
Efficiency of project investment (allowance 0/2)
Professional organizations, certification systems and software support (allowance 0/2)
Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
practice16 h
consultation4 h
project work
8 h
public presentation (oral)
1 h
preparation for exam
37 h
preparation for regular assessment
11 h
preparation of presentation
15 h
writing of seminar paper
20 h
Total112 h
Assessment methods:

Terms of credit: participation in seminars; the preparation, presentation and defense of the essay on an assigned topic processing project; final credit test of the theory of project management. Student must demonstrate the knowledge necessary to handle the project according to the principles of project management.

Requirements for passing the subject:

- 90% seminar participation
- evaluation activities at seminars
- submission of a seminar work, minimum 15 pages
- presentation of a seminar work, minimum 20 minutes
- seminar work defence, in front of the class, required defence without any serious comments of the teacher
- passing of the final test, minimum 80% points
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
0 %
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
SVOZILOVÁ, A. Projektový management - Systémový přístup k řízení projektů. Praha: GRADA, 2011. 392 p. ISBN 978-80-247-3611-2.
NEWTON, R. Úspěšný projektový manažer: [jak se stát mistrem projektového managementu]. 1st ed. Praha: Grada, 2008. 255 p. Manažer. Management. ISBN 978-80-247-2544-4.
DOLEŽAL, J. -- MÁCHAL, P. -- LACKO, B. Projektový management podle IPMA. 1st ed. Praha: Grada publishing, a.s., 2009. 512 p. ISBN 978-80-247-2848-3.
BARKER, S. -- COLE, R. Projektový management pro praxi. 1st ed. Praha: Grada, 2009. 155 p. Management. ISBN 978-80-247-2838-4.
TAYLOR, J. Začínáme řídit projekty. 1st ed. Brno: Computer Press, 2007. 215 p. ISBN 978-80-251-1759-0.

NĚMEC, V. Projektový management. 1st ed. Praha: Grada, 2002. 182 p. Poradce. ISBN 80-247-0392-0.
KALIŠ, J. -- ŘÍHA, M. Microsoft Office Project: kompletní průvodce pro verze 2007 a 2003. 1st ed. Brno: Computer Press, 2008. 471 p. ISBN 978-80-251-1931-0.
HYNDRÁK, K. Microsoft Office Project: hotová řešení : [pro verze 2000 až 2007]. 1st ed. Brno: Computer Press, 2007. 308 p. K okamžitému použití. ISBN 978-80-251-1681-4.
Mastering project management: applying advanced concepts to systems thinking, control & evaluation, resource allocation. 2nd ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 418 p. ISBN 978-0-07-146291-4.
MAYLOR, H. Project management. 4th ed. Harlow, England: Financial Times Prentice Hall, 2010. 414 p. ISBN 978-0-273-70432-4.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Field of study C-FE-FE Furniture Engineering, full-time form, initial period WS 2018/2019
Course listed in previous semesters:
Teaching place: Brno

Last modification made by Ing. Alice Malá on 11/20/2019.

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