Course syllabus VS - Public Administration (FBE - SS 2013/2014)


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Course code:
VS
Course title in Czech:
Public Administration
Course title in English:
Public Administration
Semester:
SS 2013/2014
Mode of completion and number of credits: Exam (5 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 2/1 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
part-time, 16/0 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
Level of course: bachelor
Course type:
required
Type of delivery:
usual, consulting
Mode of delivery for our mobility students abroad:
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Language of instruction: Czech
Course supervisor: JUDr. Michaela Poremská, Ph.D., LLM
Course supervising department:
Department of Law and Social Sciences (FBE)
Faculty:
Teachers: Ing. Rudolf Franz Heidu, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
JUDr. Ing. Jitka Matějková (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
JUDr. Michaela Poremská, Ph.D., LLM (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor)
Prerequisites:
 
Timetable in this semester:
Day
From-till
Room
Field of study
Year of study
Teacher
EntryFrequencyCapacity
Friday
14.00-17.50
Q33
B-HPS-F
2
R. F. Heidu, M. Poremská, J. Přenosil
Lecture
Occasionally
80
 
Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
The course deals with fundamental analysis of public. The subject areas are defined as covering the issues of state and local government, the administrative structure of CR issues and decision making in public administration. Lectures are carried out with guest lecturers (to be arranged with experts from local government and university sector - e.g. Ministry of Interior, the Government Office etc.).
 
Course content:
1.
Public administration - introduction (allowance 4/0)
 
a.The state and the government
b.
Demarcation of public and private sectors
c.
Territorial and administrative division of states
d.Administration and management - essential terms

2.
Organization and management in PA (allowance 4/4)
 
a.Management theories, bureaucracy
b.PA models in Europe and the USA
c.New approaches to PA management, (New Public Management, NPM, public service)

3.
Public administration in the Czech Republic (allowance 4/4)
 
a.
Historical excursion, legal basis of the public administration, constitutional order

4.
PA system in the Czech Republic (allowance 2/4)
 
a.Administrative spatial division of the state
b.
PA reform
c.
PA subjects (State administration,Self-government - regions, municipalities)

5.
PA activities: organization, decision-making, controlling, evaluation (allowance 2/2)
6.Public finance (allowance 2/2)
 
a.
Relations of state and municipal finance
b.
Budgets and PA reform

7.
Regions: Regional policy in the Czech Republic and in the EU (allowance 2/2)
 
a.
Institutional framework for the policy realization
b.
Spatial framework - NUTS vs. Higher Administrative Units

8.
Human resources in the PA (allowance 4/4)
 
a.
HR in state administration
b.HR in self-administrative units (municipalities and regions)

Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
Combined form
lecture
26 h
16 h
practice13 h0 h
consultation
5 h
10 h
project work
10 h
0 h
preparation for exam
40 h54 h
preparation for regular testing
20 h
20 h
elaboration and execution of projects
26 h
40 h
Total
140 h
140 h
 
Assessment methods:
Case studies + Final exam
 
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
Combined form
Total0 %0 %
 
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Basic:
JURČÍK, R. Správní právo hmotné. 2nd ed. Brno: Mendelova zemědělská a lesnická univerzita v Brně, 2009. 186 p. ISBN 978-80-7375-348-1.
VOLEK, P. -- PŘENOSIL, J. Veřejná správa. 1st ed. Brno: Mendelova zemědělská a lesnická univerzita v Brně, 2005. 161 p. ISBN 80-7157-847-9.

Recommended:
SVOBODA, I. -- SCHELLE, K. Základy organizace veřejné správy. 2nd ed. Ostrava: Key Publishing, 2007. 206 p. Právo. ISBN 80-239-8011-4.
POMAHAČ, R. -- VIDLÁKOVÁ, O. Veřejná správa. 1st ed. Praha: C.H. Beck, 2002. 278 p. ISBN 80-7179-748-0.
POREMSKÁ, M. Elektronické zadávání veřejných zakázek. Praha: Wolters Kluwer ČR, a.s., 2013. 175 p. ISBN 978-80-7357-760-5.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Field of study B-EPA-F Finances, part-time form, initial period WS 2012/2013
Field of study B-EPA-PA Public administration, part-time form, initial period WS 2012/2013
 
Course listed in previous semesters:
Teaching place:
Brno


Last modification made by Ing. Jiří Gruber on 12/11/2013.

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