Technoeconomic Projects - AM501061
Title: Technoeconomic Projects
Guaranteed by: Department of Economics and Management (837)
Faculty: Central University Departments of UCT Prague
Actual: from 2023
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:3
E-Credits: winter s.:3
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/0, Ex [HT]
Capacity: unlimited / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Souček Ivan Ing. Ph.D.
Examination dates   
The course is focused on Investment decision-making process with accent to circular economy project initialisation, preparation and implementation. Detailed approach to Project phases will be applied with demonstration of practical cases: scouting study, opportunity study, feasibility study, basic design and detailed engineering design. Particular attention will be paid to the assessment of project economics demonstrating selected business cases. Project schedule management and Cash Flow modelling will be presented together with Project Post-implementation Review.
Last update: Scholleová Hana (21.03.2023)
Aim of the course

Students will be taught techniques used in project management, based primarily on project valuation, planning, budgeting. They will be capable of project decision-making.

Last update: Scholleová Hana (21.03.2023)

R: Construction Management, Sixth Edition, Wiley (2019), ISBN 978-1-118-74505-2

A: Jackson, Barbara J.: Construction Management JumpStart, Sybex (2004), ISBN-10: 9780782143362

A: Keoki Sears, Glenn A. Sears, Richard H. Clough, Jerald L. Rounds, Robert O. Segner, Jr.: Construction Project Management - A Practical Guide to Field

A: Jackson G. Majura: Feasibility Study: A Practical Diy Guide for Sme Projects with a Detailed Case Study, Author Solutions Inc (2019), ISBN-13: 781543490091

Last update: Scholleová Hana (09.11.2023)

1. Investment decision-making – introduction (project life phases, projects cathegorisation) – 4 hours

2. Pre-Investment project phase (practical cases: scouting study, opportunity study, feasibility study) – 4 hours

3. Assessment of project economics (static and dynamic model calculation, business cases: Biomates Economic Assessement, Green Hydrogen production) – 4 hours

4. Project schedule management (PERT diagram/MS Project presentation), Cash Flow modelling – 4 hours

5. Engineering, Procurement and Construction phase (Project Budgeting and Contracting) – 4 hours

6. Project Post-implementation Review – 4 hours

7. Investment decision making – conclusions (focused on circular economy) – 4 hours

Last update: Scholleová Hana (21.03.2023)
Course completion requirements

Active participation in lectures.

Last update: Scholleová Hana (09.11.2023)