Principles of Project Management - AB501004
Title: Principles of Project Management
Guaranteed by: Department of Economics and Management (837)
Actual: from 2020
Semester: summer
Points: summer s.:3
E-Credits: summer s.:3
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:2/0 Ex [hours/week]
Capacity: unlimited / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
For type: Bachelor's
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Švecová Lenka doc. Ing. Ph.D.
Is interchangeable with: B501004
Examination dates   
This subject contains the following additional online materials
Literature -
Last update: Švecová Lenka doc. Ing. Ph.D. (08.02.2021)

R: Portny, Stanley E. Project Management for Dummies. Amazon 2017. ISBN 9788126542574.

R: Horine, Greg. Project Management Absolute Beginner's Guide. Amazon 2017. ISBN 0789750104.

A: PMI. A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide)–Sixth Edition. 2017. ISBN 9781628251845.

A: MATHIS, B. Prince2 for Beginners :Prince2 self study for Certification & Project Management. 2014. ISBN 1501037110.

A: International Project Management Association. ICB – IPMA Competence Baseline Version 3.0. Zaltbommel: Van Haren Publishing (Netherlands), 2006, 215 s.(online available)

Requirements to the exam - Czech
Last update: Švecová Lenka doc. Ing. Ph.D. (08.02.2021)

Předmět je zakončen písemnou a ústní zkouškou. Podmínkou je vypracování a prezentace projektu v týmu.

Syllabus -
Last update: Švecová Lenka doc. Ing. Ph.D. (08.02.2021)

1. Introduction to project management

2. Project, project imperative, project lifecycle

3. Project planning - WBS,

4. Project Planning - Time and Resource Estimates

5. Project Planning - Time Planning in Projects, Network Analysis, CPM, PERT, Gantt Chart

6. Project team, project organization, team building,

7. Project manager and his role

8. Team motivation, communication, development phase of the project team.

9. Stakeholders of the project, their analysis and communication with them.

10. Supplier relations in the project.

11. Project management, monitoring, methods and techniques of project management.

12. Application of project cycle in project management.

13. Ending the project

14. Post-project phase and post-implementation analysis.

Course completion requirements -
Last update: Švecová Lenka doc. Ing. Ph.D. (08.02.2021)

The course ends with a written and oral exam. The condition is the elaboration and presentation of the project in a team.