Course: Environmental Management

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Course title Environmental Management
Course code FES/DEM
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Doctoral
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 10
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Hyršlová Jaroslava, doc. Ing. Ph.D.
Course content
theory of environmental management, innovation and applications in the enterprise and the region, state standardization system - Eco-efficiency, environmental accounting, environmental reporting - Modeling solutions to environmental problems

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming)
Learning outcomes
The aim of the course is to give students an overview of the latest knowledge in the field of environmental managemen in the Czech Republic and abroad.
Student will have knowledge in the wide connections of environmental management implementation and function in companies and in environmental management elements in the different backrounds and management levels.
Prerequisites
Advanced knowledge of macro- and microeconomics and management.

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral examination, Home assignment evaluation, Student performance assessment

Attendance at seminars is compulsory. The examination is granted upon successful completion of the seminar paper in the extent of 10-15 pages conceived as a source for the thesis or paper.
Recommended literature
  • CHERRY T.L.,KROLL S.,SHOGREN J.F. Environmental Economics, Experimental Methods. London, 2008. ISBN 0-415-77072-6.
  • KOLK, A. Economics of Environmental Management.. London: Prentice Hall:, 2000.
  • MUDACUMURA, G. M., MEBRATU, D. Sustainable Development Policy and Administration.. Boca Raton: Tailor and Francis, 2006.
  • THOMAS, J. M., ALLAN, J. S. Environmental Economics.. Mason: Thompson, 2007.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Economics and Administration Management (2013) Economy - -
Faculty of Economics and Administration Management (2013) Economy - -