Course syllabus MR - Managerial Decision-Making (ŠAVŠ - Sklad předmětů)

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Course title: Managerial Decision-Making
Semester: -- item not defined --
Course supervisor: prof. Dr. Ing. Otto Pastor, CSc.
Supervising department: Department of Logistics, Quality and Automotive Technology (ŠAVŠ)
Prerequisites for registration: Bachelor state examination
Time allowance: full-time, 1/2 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
part-time, 0/12 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
Type of study: usual
Form of teaching: lecture, seminar
Mode of completion and credits: Classified fulfillment of requirements (3 credits)
Course objective:
Rational procedures for solving decision problems, decision processes and their structure, apply the principles of teamwork and choose the appropriate style of decision making, basic methods of decision-making under certainty, risk and uncertainty, risk management.
Course methods: Lecture notes followed by seminars
Course content:
1.Key concepts and knowledge of managerial decision-making (allowance 1/2)
2.Decision-making processes and their structure (allowance 1/2)
3.Decision-making methods for certainty - Theory (allowance 1/2)
4.Decision-making methods for certainty - Practical applications (allowance 1/2)
5.Decision-making methods for risk and uncertainty - Theory (allowance 1/2)
6.Decision-making methods for risk and uncertainty - Practical applications (allowance 1/2)
7.Group decision making and choice of decision style (allowance 1/2)
8.Model Vroom´s and Yetton´s for choice of successful decision style (allowance 1/2)
9.Risk Management - Theory (allowance 1/2)
10.Risk Management - Practical applications (allowance 1/2)
11.Decision Support Systems (allowance 1/2)
12.Presentation of seminar papers (allowance 1/2)
Learning outcomes and competences:
After completing the course, student will be able to:
-Will apply the basic theoretical principles of managerial decision-making under certainty, risk and uncertainty
-Will interpret the basic concepts of managerial decision-making
-Will solve the decision making tasks in the area of managerial decision-making

Teaching methods and workload (hours of workload):
Type of teaching methodDaily attendanceCombined form
Direct teaching
     Attendance of lectures12 h0 h
     Attendance of courses/seminars/tutorials24 h0 h
     Consultations with teacher (part-time form of study)0 h12 h
     Composing of individual (seminar) work25 h32 h
     Composing of presentation20 h35 h
     Preparation for final test3 h5 h
Total84 h84 h
Assessment methods:
Requirement typeDaily attendanceCombined form
Term paper50 %50 %
Presentation20 %20 %
Final test30 %30 %
Total100 %100 %
Course completion:
Seminar work and final written test
Support for combined/distance forms of study:
PPT presentations
Reading list:
FOTR, J. -- ŠVECOVÁ, L. Manažerské rozhodování. Postupy. Metody a Nástroje. Praha: Ekopress, 2016. 478 p. ISBN 978-80-87865-33-0.
Language of instruction: Czech
ŠTĚDROŇ, B. -- PALÍŠKOVÁ, M. -- A KOLEKTIV, -- SVÍTEK, M. -- SVOBODA, L. -- MOOS, P. -- PASTOR, O. Manažerské rozhodování v praxi. 1st ed. Praha: C. H. Beck, 2015. ISBN 978-80-7400-587-9.

LOJDA, J. Manažerské dovednosti. Praha: Ekopress, třetí přepracované vydání, 2011. 184 p. ISBN 978-80-247-3902-1.

Study plans:
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Run in the period of: WS 2019/2020, SS 2018/2019, WS 2018/2019, SS 2017/2018, WS 2017/2018, WS 2016/2017   (and older)
Course tutor: prof. Dr. Ing. Otto Pastor, CSc. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor)
Teaching language: Czech, English
Room: Mladá Boleslav

Last modification made by prof. Dr. Ing. Otto Pastor, CSc. on 08/24/2019.

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