Course Details

Theory of prices and innovation in the building industry

Academic Year 2024/25

DVB071 course is part of 4 study plans

DKA-E Summer Semester 1st year

DPA-E Summer Semester 1st year

DKC-E Summer Semester 1st year

DPC-E Summer Semester 1st year

Course Guarantor


Language of instruction



8 credits



Forms and criteria of assessment


Offered to foreign students

Not to offer

Course on BUT site


13 weeks, 3 hours/week, elective


1. Price and its functions. Price theory.

2. Pricing policy of the state. Pricing system. Pricing regulation.

3. Price indices. Inflation. Market protection.

4. Company pricing policy.

5. Cost and pricing.

6. Innovation. Innovation theory. Types of innovation. Innovative space.

7. Creativity, research and development as and source of innovation.

8. Strategy and innovation process in the enterprise.

9. Protection of industrial and intellectual property in the Czech Republic.

10. Valuation of industrial and intellectual property as intangible assets.

11. Measurement and evaluation of innovations. Costs and effects of innovation. Innovation index. Point of innovation balance.

12. Institutions and information system for innovation in the EU and the Czech Republic. EU Innovation Union.

13. EU and CR supporting innovation.