Course: Project Changes and Management

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Course title Project Changes and Management
Course code PEM/NPRPZ
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminary
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • ADÁMEK Pavel, Ing. Ph.D.
  • ZAPLETALOVÁ Šárka, Ing. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Introduction to the issues 2. The Czech Republic in the European Union, the implementation of EU structural policy in the Czech Republic 3. Project, its structure and basic attributes 4. The life cycle of a project phase 5. Basic methods of project management 6. Complementary and general project management methods 7. Financial project evaluation, implementation and control 8. Time in project management 9. Risk analysis 10. Introduction to the theory of change management 11. The arrangement of the organization, entropy and the role of change management in the reduction of entropy 12. Dynamics of change 13. Preparation of the changes and their implementation

Learning activities and teaching methods
One-to-One tutorial, Skills demonstration, Seminar classes, Students' self-study
  • unspecified - 26 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 26 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 40 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 32 hours per semester
Recommended literature
  • APPLEGARTH, M., POSTER, K. Projektový management. Praha, 2006. ISBN 80-7367-141-7.
  • BARTÁK, J. Lidé a změny. Praha, 2004. ISBN 80-7220-184-0.
  • DOLEŽAL, J., LACKO, B. MACHÁL, P. Projektový management podle IPMA. Praha, 2009. ISBN 978-80-247-2848-3.
  • GARDINER, P. D. Project Management A Strategic planning approach. New York, 2005. ISBN 978-0-333-98222-8.
  • HAYES, J. The Theory and Practice of Change Management. New York, 2007. ISBN 978-1-4039-9298-7.
  • KOPČAJ, A. Řízení proudu změn. Ostrava, 1999. ISBN 80-902358-1-6.
  • LEWIS, J. P. Fundamentals of Project Management. New York, 2007. ISBN 978-0-8144-0879-7.
  • McWHORTER SEMBER, B., MORRIS, R. Project Management that Works . New York, 2008. ISBN 978-0-8144-0988-6.
  • ROSENAU, M. D. Řízení projektů. Brno, 2007. ISBN 80-7226-218-1.
  • RUSSEL-JONES, N. Management změny. Praha, 2006. ISBN 80-7367-142-5.
  • SVOZILOVÁ, A. Projektový management. Praha, 2006. ISBN 80-247-1501-5.
  • TOMAN, M. Řízení změn. Praha, 2005. ISBN 80-86851-13-3.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
School of Business Administration in Karvina Marketing and Management (13) Economy 2 Winter
School of Business Administration in Karvina Business Economics in Trade and Services (14UD) Economy 2 Winter
School of Business Administration in Karvina Business Economics in Trade and Services (12) Economy 2 Winter