Course syllabus E15-0083-B - Basics of Management (FEM - SS 2019/2020)

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University: Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty: Faculty of Economics and Management
Course unit code: E15-0083-B
Course unit title: Basics of Management
Planned types, learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture3 hours weekly / 39 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
seminar1 hour weekly / 13 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Credits: 6
Semester: Environmental Management - bachelor (required), 2. semester
Environmental Management - bachelor (required), 2. semester
Operation of Transport and Handling Machines - bachelor (elective), 4. semester
Level of study: 1.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods :
Semester project for 20 points and written exam for 80 points. To achieve A it is necessary to obtain min. 93 points, B min. 86 points, C min. 79 points, D min. 72 points and to achieve evaluation E min 64 points.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
To teach students methods of rational problem solving connected with processes of planning, organizing, ledership and control in an organization unit. The student will understand the issues connected with communication on workplace and ways of decision - making in management. After completing the course the student should be able to identify, analyse and apply the knowledge gained from studying management to solve business issues connected with managerial functions.
Course contents:
- Definition of management, subject of management, methods of management
- Development of management, managerial schools, representatives, their theories and contribution
- Basics of cybernetics in management
- Theory of organization
- Company in market economy and principles of management
- Decision - making process
- Planning as a function of management
- Position of human being in the process of management
- Manager´s personality, ledership styles, etiquette of managerial work
- Control process
Recommended or required reading:
MALEJČÍK, A. Základy manažmentu. 3rd ed. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2008. 162 p. ISBN 978-80-552-0132-0.
KADLEČÍKOVÁ, M. -- KAPSDORFEROVÁ, Z. -- MALEJČÍKOVÁ, A. -- MALEJČÍK, A. Základy manažmentu. 1st ed. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2012. 201 p. ISBN 978-80-552-0898-5.

DONNELLY, J. H. -- GIBSON, J. I. -- IVANCEVICH, J. M. Management. 1. vyd. Praha : Grada, 1997. 824 s. ISBN 80-7169-422-3
WEIHRICH, H. -- KOONTZ, H. Management. 1. vyd. Praha : Victoria Publishing, 1993. s. ISBN 80-85605-45-7

Language of instruction: Slovak, English
the subject is in the Slovak and English languages
Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 1996

6,1 %5,4 %10,0 %14,9 %51,0 %12,6 %
Name of lecturer(s): Ing. Alexandra Filová, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
Ing. Veronika Hrdá, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
Dr.h.c. doc. Ing. Mária Kadlečíková, CSc. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
doc. Ing. Mária Šajbidorová, PhD. (person responsible for course)
Last modification: 25. 4. 2019
Supervisor: doc. Ing. Mária Šajbidorová, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Iveta Kunová on 04/25/2019.

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