Course syllabus U15-0002-I - Crisis management of public administration (FESRD - WS 2019/2020)

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Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty: Faculty of European Studies and Regional Development
Course unit code: U15-0002-I
Course unit title:
Crisis management of public administration
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Regional Development and Policies of the EU - master (elective), 3. semester
Regional Development and Policies of the EU - master (elective), 3. semester
Regional Development and Policies of the EU - master (elective), 3. semester
Rural Development and Development of Rural Tourism - master (elective), 3. semester
Level of study:
Prerequisites for registration:
Assesment methods :
Project, project presentation 40 points (40 points), presentation of the actual information relating to crisis management, attending at least half of the lectures during the semester for granting credit - each attendance will be confirmed by signing the attendance list in the given week.
Written final exam (60 points).
To obtain a rating A is necessary to obtain at least 93 points, for rating B at least 86 points, for rating C at least 79 points, for rating D at least 72 points and for rating E at least 64 points.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The student is able to analyze knowledge of economics and management in public administration, the unbalanced state of a crisis management and crisis phenomena in the specific environment of public administration.
Course contents:
The subject provides basic information about and solving international and economic crises. Defines notion of crisis management, defines its basic tasks and scope. Emphasis is on the preventive function and to solve specific crisis phenomenon. It explains the methods, means and tools specific to deal with crisis phenomena, the process of critical strategies and risk analyzes.
Basic concepts of crisis management
Crises, crisis situations and states of crises
Organization and crisis management tasks
Integrated Emergency System
Emergency systems abroad
Solving the crisis phenomena
Development of crisis strategies
Crisis management in the economy
Information System of Crisis Management
Crisis Management in the EU
Recommended or required reading:
FILIP, Stanislav a Ladislav ŠIMÁK. Manažérstvo rizík a krízových situácií vo verejnej správe. Bratislava: Merkury, 2006. ISBN 978-80-89143-43-6.
ORAVEC, Milan, Lucia KOVÁČOVÁ, Vilém ADAMEC a Lenka BRUMAROVÁ. Krízové manažérstvo: kauzalita javov v krízovom manažérstve. Ostrava: SPBI, [2019]. ISBN 978-80-7385-213-9.
PETRUF, M. -- HUDÁKOVÁ, M. Využitie logistických informačných systémov vo verejnej správe pri riešení mimoriadných udalostí a krízových situácií. In Problematika řešení mimořádných událostí a krizových situácí v regionech. Brno : MSD. s. 1--10. ISBN 978-80-7392-046-3.
ŠIMÁK, Ladislav. Krízový manažment vo verejnej správe. 2. preprac. vyd. Žilina: Žilinská univerzita, 2016. Vysokoškolské učebnice. ISBN 978-80-554-1165-1.

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Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 346

24,0 %
22,5 %
22,3 %
17,9 %
12,7 %
0,6 %
Name of lecturer(s):
Ing. Michal Cifranič, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
doc. Ing. Loreta Schwarczová, PhD. (lecturer)
Last modification: 4. 3. 2020
Supervisor: Ing. Michal Cifranič, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Martin Mastík, PhD. on 03/04/2020.

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