Course: Fundraising in Non-profit Organisations

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Course title Fundraising in Non-profit Organisations
Course code KPP/FUNK
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
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.
  • Bárta Karel, Mgr.
Course content
Fundraising - history, fundraiser, planning, strategy, resources and fundraising principles. Public relations, fundraising techniques, donor motivation. Civil code. Fundraising in education. Calls of municipalities, regions and ministries. European Union funds.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogue metods(conversation,discussion,brainstorming), Self-study (text study, reading, problematic tasks, practical tasks, experiments, research, written assignments), Group consultation, Individual consultation, E-learning, Students' portfolio, Students' self-study
  • Class attendance - 56 hours per semester
  • Preparation for credit - 14 hours per semester
  • Preparation for exam - 20 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The aim of the course is to acquaint students with how to obtain resources for the organization's activity from other sources than from the means of state and self-government.
Student will be able: to ask for funding for the organization's activities from donors, calls from municipalities, regions, ministries and European Union funds
Knowledge of the activities of school facilities and non-profit organizations.

Assessment methods and criteria
Practical demonstration of acquired skills, Interview, Oral presentation of self-study, Presentation of acquired knowledge via paper

Active participation in exercises. Presentation of the paper on the given topic. Submission of a request for funding a specific legal entity.
Recommended literature
  • Zákon č. 89/2012 Sb., občanský zákoník.
  • BERGEROVÁ, M. Fundraising pro školy. Praha: Spiralis, 2011. ISBN 978-80-903015-8-0.
  • BOUKAL, P., a kol. Fundraising pro neziskové organizace. Praha: Grada, 2013. ISBN 978-80-247-4487-2.
  • ŠVRČINOVÁ, P. Řízení neziskových organizací. II, Fundraising [CD-ROM]. Ostrava: Ostravská univerzita, 2007. ISBN 978-80-7368-365-8.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Science, Humanities and Education Study plan (Version): Education in Leisure Time (20) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 3 Recommended year of study:3, Recommended semester: Summer