Institute: Vállalkozásmenedzsment Intézet (1084 Budapest, Tavaszmezõ u. 15-17.) Credit: 2
Type of classes: Nappali Language: English Semester: 2019/20/2
Level: Gazdálkodási és menedzsment BSc alapszak; Gazdaságinformatikus BSc alapszak; Kereskedelmi és marketing BSc alapszak; Műszaki menedzser BSc alapszak;
Responsible Teacher: Dr. Szilágyi Győző Attila Teacher(s): Dr. Szilágyi Győző Attila;
Consultations (total/week): Heti Lectures: 0 Practice lectures: 2 Labs: 0 Consultations: 0
Type of Exam: félévközi jegy
Aim of the subject: The aim of the subject is to provide the basic knowledge on network science and to give a short review on its applicability in the organizations.
Requirements during the semester
(homeworks, essays,
excercises, teamworks,
part and final
oral/written exam etc.):
Students are required to attend all classes. Should a student accumulate 5 absences (excused and/or unexcused) out of 14 in the semester class,
he/she will not receive academic credits.
(i) Write a 3 to 5 pages long essay on a chosen topic. Use at least 6 in-text citation on different sources, and in the reference list there must be
a corresponding entry. (ii) Its presentation may last 10 minutes long, not less. Ppt or Prezi is highly recommended.
Week of
Topics of lectures/practices
1. Basics of graph theory
2. Early sociological network researches
3. Basics of network sciences
4. Random networks
5. Small word networks
6. Scale free networks
7. The multiplex organization networks
8. Network layers in the organisational network
9. Power structures in the organizational network
10. Information spreading in the organizational network
11. Professional processes in the organizational network
12. Network robustness
13. Presentations
14. Summary
Type of evaluation,
repetition, calculation
of grade, etc.
Essay 60%, presentation and discussion 40%.
Type of evaluation,
repetition, calculation
of grade, etc.
Compulsory literature: BARABÁSI, A.L.: Linked. Perseus Publishing, Cambridge, 2002
Suggested literature: BARABÁSI, A.L.: Network Science. Cambridge University Press, 2016
BUCHANAN, M.: Nexus: Small World and the Groundbreaking Science of Networks. W.W. Norton & Company, 2003
Methods of
quality assurance
of the subject :
TÜV CERT EN ISO 9001:2000