Environmental Management

Zkratka předmětu KRM/YEM
Název předmětu Environmental Management
Akademický rok 2019/2020
Pracoviště / Zkratka KRM/YEM
Název Environmentální management
Akreditováno/Kredity Ano/5
Rozsah hodin Přednáška 2 HOD/TYD
Vyučovací jazyk angličtina
Nahrazovaný předmět KSR/YEM
Vyloučené předměty KRM/KEM, KRM/KEMA, KSR/KEM, KSR/KEMA
Způsob zakončení Zkouška
Forma zakončení Kombinovaná
Zápočet před zkouškou Ano
Vyučovaný semestr ZimníLetní
Cíle předmětu (anotace)

The aim of course is to teach students how to handle with environmental aspects of economic decisions. This is based on theoretical knowledge, case studies, practical examples and their analysis. The objective of this course is to prepare students for understanding of environmental impact of economic decisions on regional level or within industry. In other words to educate special managers who are able to take into account the broader than socio economic conditions of their work. The main purpose of this course is to help students understand the importance of environmental thinking and acting both in regional or business management. Using case studies and concepts from different projects the students will be acquainted with different approaches in different member states.

Požadavky na studenta

Credit Requirements:
Elaboration of two case studies covering the main themes of lectures.
Credits will be awarded not earlier than 14 days before the end of the semester in accordance with the measure of Dean No. 124/2017 Article 15.

Examination Requirements:
Written test and discussion about two elaborated cases Final mark is based on the results of the credit tests and the discussion.
The examinations will be written 3 weeks before the beginning of the examination period in accordance with the measure of Dean No. 124/2017 Article 15.


1. World's ecological problems and their solution- historical overview
2. Ecology and Economy similarities and differences;
3. Application of ecological principles in policy-making;
4. Most important international conferences and documents dealing with ecological problems;
5. Environmental policy - sustainable development
6. CBA of environmental management
7. Role of information and environmental management;
8. Risk-Precautionary principle and environmental management
9. Ecological products and ecological labels- green management
10. Footprint and environment management indicators;
11. Conflicts in environmental management
12. Environmental management on different branches - institutional level, agriculture, industry;
13. Valuing nature and landscape
14. Practical Case studies from the EU and the CR;

Předpoklady - další informace k podmíněnosti studia předmětu

General knowledge.

Získané způsobilosti

Students understand the basic principles of environmental economics, they are able to compare various financial products, construct amortization tables, and calculate life insurance premiums.

Garanti a vyučující
  • Garanti: doc. Ing. Eva Cudlínová, CSc.
  • Přednášející: doc. Ing. Eva Cudlínová, CSc., RNDr. Zuzana Dvořáková Líšková, Ph.D., doc. Mgr. Martin Šlachta, Ph.D.
  • CALLAN, S. J., THOMAS J. M. Environmental Economics and Management: Theory, Policy and Applications, 5th Edition. Bentley university, 576 pages, 2010. ISBN 9781439080634.
  • BARROW, C. Environmental Management for Sustainable Development (Routledge Introductions to Environment). Routledge, 2006. ISBN 978-0415365352.
  • BRADY, J., EBBAGE, A., LUNN, R. ).Environmental Management in Organizations: The IEMA Handbook. London, Washington DC: Earthscan. 472 pages, 2011. ISBN 978-1-84971-062-6.
  • RUSSO, M. Environmental Management: Readings and Cases, 2nd Edition. SAGE Publications, 680 pages,, 2008. ISBN 9781412958493.
  • THEODORE, M. K. AND THEODORE L. Introduction to environmental management. Boca Raton: CRC Press/Taylor & Francis Group, 556 pages, 2010. ISBN 978-1-4200-8907-3.
  • CQ RESEACHER. Issues for Debate in Environmental Management: Selections From CQ Researcher. Los Angeles, London, New Delhi, Singapore, Washington DC: SAGE, 2009. ISBN 978-1-4129-7877-4.
  • FRIEDMAN, F. Practical Guide to Environmental Management, 11th edition. Environmental Law Institute: Washington D.C., 644 pages, 2011. ISBN 978-1-58576-155-5.
  • CRASE, L. , GANDHI, V. P. Reforming Institutions in Water Resource Management:. Earthscan Ltd.: London, Sterling, VA. 256 pages, 2009. ISBN 978-1-84407-755-7.
Vyučovací metody

Monologická (výklad, přednáška, instruktáž), Dialogická (diskuze, rozhovor, brainstorming)

Hodnotící metody

Kombinovaná zkouška, Seminární práce

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