Course detail

Project – Project Management of Building Constructions 1

FAST-BVA016Acad. year: 2023/2024

The course is focused on the processing of documents for the project management of construction a concrete building by the investor.
It contains the creation of flowcharts in the course of project, structural plans, organograms, functional diagrams, plans of outputs, clearly and coordinating schedules in the form of network diagrams and Gantt diagrams, costs plans, deployment plans factual, personal and financial resources. Microsoft Project is used for processing. It also contains a plan for the organization of construction as part of the project documentation for the construction procedure, a proposal for a decision on the location of the building, a draft application for a building permit and a proposal for issuing the approval approval. Part of the documentation is the risk analysis of the project.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.


Institute of Structural Economics and Management (EKR)

Offered to foreign students

Of all faculties

Entry knowledge

Managed basics of project management, phasing of projects associated with the construction, content and methods of planning and realization of constructions used on the investor side, the technology construction production, basic network analysis and software Microsoft Project.

Rules for evaluation and completion of the course

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.


To get further knowledge and skills from project management and to adopt concrete procedures and methods in construction project management. Necessary knowledge for planning and management of projects on the supplier’s side. To know specialized software applications. Presumption for acquiring project manager certification in Czech Republic according to IPMA policy for level D „Certified Project Management Associate".
Practical knowledge and skills from project management.

Study aids

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

DOLEŽAL Jan, Jiří KRÁTKÝ a Ondřej CINGL. 5 kroků k úspěšnému projektu: 22 šablon klíčových dokumentů a 3 kompletní reálné projekty. Praha: Grada, 2013. Management. ISBN 978-80-247-4631-9


DOLEŽAL Jan, Jiří KRÁTKÝ. Projektový management v praxi: Naučte se řídit projekty!. Praha: Grada, 2017. ISBN 978-80-247-5693-6


NOVÁKOVÁ Jana a Miloš WALDHANS. Projekt - Projektové řízení staveb. FAST VUT v Brně, studijní opora, 2007. 


LEVY, Sidney M. Project management in construction. 6th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2012. ISBN 978-0-07-175310-4.


Recommended reading

Not applicable.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme BPC-SI Bachelor's

    specialization E , 4. year of study, summer semester, compulsory

Type of course unit



52 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer


1. Assignment of the project and definition of the necessary background for the project.

2. Project description and structure of the project, flowchart and milestone project schedule.

3. Commandment contract.

4. Structure plan of the construction project and organization of the project.

5. Project cost plan.

6. Schedule of the construction process.

7. Financial planning of the project.

8. Public-law proceedings under construction.

9. Site equipment design.

10. Risk analysis of the construction project.

11. Presentation and defense of the project. Submision the project. Credit.