Course: School management

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Course title School management
Course code KPP/SMAE
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements Course does not contain work placement
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
  • Novotová Jitka, PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
The subject deals with school and classroom management. 1. Terminology. 2. School management. 3. Educational policy. 4. Leadership, selfmanagement. 5. Organisation of education, educational models. 6. Normative school management. 7. School propagation.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monological explanation (lecture, presentation,briefing), Dialogue metods(conversation,discussion,brainstorming)
  • Class attendance - 14 hours per semester
  • Preparation for credit - 14 hours per semester
  • Home preparation for classes - 92 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The subject deals with school and classroom management.
After completion of the subject student will be able 1. to understand the content of prescribed curriculum of School management 2. to reflect the topic critically 3. to demonstrate specific intellectual skills gained in a course in writing of a semestral theses 4. to apply gained knowledge in educational process 5. to be motivated for continuous learning in the field
Student has basic knowledge of General Pedagogy and Social Psychology.

Assessment methods and criteria
Combined examination

Study objectives: 1. active participation on the lecture 2. participants will perform all given tasks 3. reading of relevant academic texts 4. writing a semestral academic paper 5. successful accomplishment of institutional objectives of the course - attainment above the minimum requirements for the award of credit
Recommended literature
  • BACÍK. F.; KALOUS, J.; SVOBODA, J. aj. Kapitoly ze školského managementu. Praha: PedF UK, 1998.
  • DONNELLY, J. H. jr.; GIBSON, J., L.; IVANCEVICH, J. M. Management. Praha: Grada, 1997.
  • PLAMÍNEK, J. Praktický atlas managementu cílů, času a stresu. Praha: Grada, 2004.
  • PRŮCHA, J. Přehled pedagogiky: úvod do studia oboru. Praha: Portál, 2000.
  • SOLFRONK, J. Kapitoly ze školského managementu. Liberec: PedF TU v Liberci, 2002.
  • SOLFRONK, J. Pedagogické řízení školy. Praha: PedF UK v Praze, 1994.
  • SVĚTLÍK, J. Marketing školy. Zlín: EKKA, 1996.
  • WEIHRICH, H.; KOONTZ, H. Management. Praha : East, 1998.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Science, Humanities and Education Teaching Professional Subjects (17) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - -