Course detail

Realization of buildings, business and finances

FA-ERESAcad. year: 2020/2021

The aim is to acquaint the students with the execution of construction as seen from a design office, including turn-key delivery, modern methods of organisation of construction, and final approval procedure.

Offered to foreign students

The home faculty only

Learning outcomes of the course unit

The student will be able individually to plan and organise his activity at the level of builing design,including economic aspects. He or she will gain general information about business environment of the Czech republic, about the rules governing business activities, and the basic skills in strategic planning.


Expected is previous general knowledge of macro- and micro- economics, knowledge of building structures, in the extent of at least 2-semester study of the subject "Building constructions". There is also expected, that the student have paseed tha bachelor degree and participate in the practice.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.


HARRIS, Frank; McCAFFER, Ronald; EDUM-FOTWE, Francis. Modern construction management. Wiley-Blackwell, 2013. ISBN: 978-0470672174. (EN)
HALPIN, Daniel W.; LUCKO, Gunnar; SENIOR, Bolivar A. Construction management. NJ: Wiley, 2017. ISBN: 978-1-119-25680-9. (EN)
HANNA, Nessim; DODGE H. Robert. Pricing: Policies and Procedures. Macmillan International Higher Education, 2017. ISBN: 9781349134472. (EN)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

The assessment is be based on a written exam consisting of 4 questions.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

Investment processes and relationships.
2. Funding of investments
2. Building technology II. (buildings and complexes)
3. Documentation of buildings
4. Preparation of buildings
5. Types of time schedules
6. Principles of providing and funding building site facilities
7. Project management
8. Risk, documentation and configuration managements
9. Principles of business activities, types of analyses, business plan
10. Taxation systems and taxes
11. Basics of coast and management accounting
12. Banks and finance, bank products and derivates
13. Basics of company's financial managenment


The aim is to introduce the students into the problems of building preparation of constructions,including their financing, and to make them acquinted with the characteristics of the business environment at the level of preparation and execution of constructions.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

There is no continual monitoring of attendance, teaching being based on lectures closed by a final exam.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme ARCHURB Master's

    branch ARCH , 2. year of study, winter semester, 2 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit



26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer