330.144 Management and Leadership
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2024S, VU, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to have...

-    Understanding and acquiring knowledge of basic principles and relationships in corporate management work.

-    Guidelines for the application of managerial basic habits.

-    Basic concepts of leadership and management.

-    Real training of communication, decision-making and control processes.

-    Practical application of principles and methods of leadership and management.

Subject of course

Topics: Basic terms of management, methods and processes of management. Communication, classification of communication, efficiency of communication, systems. Decision-making and decision making processes. Control processes. Organisation of management, organisational structures. Leadership and management of people.

Teaching methods

  • The Introduction to the practical workshops and exercises
  •  the discussion about application in some case studies,
  • Basic  criterions for the projects and the teamwork system for future managers.
  • The content of singles exercises is the work of every team on planning and realization ist own project, sequential realization or presentation
  • The feedback from the participants and the teacher after every project.
  • The handover of the closing report of every Team

Mode of examination


Additional information

E-Mail Address from Prof. Dana Linkeschova PhD: linkeschova.d@fce.vutbr.cz



Course dates

Mon09:00 - 18:0011.03.2024 Vortragsraum Bibliothek, 5. Stock, Resselgasse, 1040 WienManagement and Leadership
Wed09:00 - 18:0013.03.2024 Vortragsraum Bibliothek, 5. Stock, Resselgasse, 1040 WienManagement and Leadership
Fri09:00 - 18:0015.03.2024 Vortragsraum Bibliothek, 5. Stock, Resselgasse, 1040 WienManagement and Leadership

Examination modalities

For the credits students need written and oral exam

to be present on lessons and workshops

Active participate on projects of every team

Prepare project with his/her own team

Prepare closing report of his/her own Team

To do theoretical multiple choice test

Oral exam

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
30.01.2024 09:00 23.02.2024 12:00 23.02.2024 12:00

Registration modalities

The registration mode is the following:

1) Please register until February 23, 2024, 12 am. You will not be registered, but on the waiting list until the registration process is finished. Places on the waiting list are not limited and the rank is irrelevant as the selection will be based on the quality of your motivation letter. If you are number 25 on the list, for example, and the course is limited to 20 students, you have equal chances to participate in this course than people having a lower number. The number only represents the order of registration.

2) Upload a motivation letter on TUWEL (you can do so by self-inscription- please just click the link to the TUWEL course in TISS) until February 23, 2024, 12 am. Your motivation letter contains about 500 words and includes the following:

a. Motivation: Why do you want to participate in this course? Please write about your personal motivation, which is not only about earning ECTS points.
b. Expectations: Describe, in which contents of the course description you are interested in particularly and which competences you want to acquire.
c. Contribution: Describe what you want to contribute personally to make this course successfull.

3) Acceptance or Refusal until March 4, 2024.

Please note that the upload of the motivation letter in combination with the acceptance to participate in the course will be seen as first work performed and your motivation letter will be part of your assessment in the course.


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 445 Mechanical Engineering Not specified
TRS Transferable Skills Not specified


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