Course syllabus EBC-MI - Microeconomics 1 (FBE - WS 2020/2021)

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Course code: EBC-MI
Course title in Czech: Microeconomics 1
Course title in English:
Microeconomics 1
WS 2020/2021
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (8 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 2/2 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
part-time, 0/0 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
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Course supervisor: prof. PhDr. Kamil Fuchs, CSc.
Course supervising department:
Department of Economics (FBE)
Faculty of Business and Economics
prof. PhDr. Kamil Fuchs, CSc. (supervisor)
Prerequisites: not Final Bachelor Exam and not Microeconomics I
Timetable in this semester:
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Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
Student will gain basic knowledge in field of microeconomics on the level of introductory economics course. A marginal analysis is stressed. First, it is an instrument to identify rules of economic agent behaviour. Second, it is a base for understanding methods used in economic processes research.
Course content:
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Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
Combined form
lecture28 h0 h
28 h0 h
preparation for exam
76 h0 h
preparation for regular testing
10 h
0 h
Total142 h
0 h
Assessment methods:
The course is finalised by exam consisting of 60 minutes written test followed by oral part. To pass the written part of the exam at least 50% success is requested. Emphasis is placed on written part. Student is evaluated as follows: A (at least 90%), B (at least 80%), C (at least 70%), D (at least 60%) or E (at least 50%). Students are obliged to attend the oral examination when reaching the E grade. Students may attend voluntarily the oral examination when reaching the B - D grades. Full time students need credit before passing the exam.
Credit: Two partial tests are written during the study period. 50% success (in average) is required to obtain the credit, at least 40% success in each test. In the case of failure, the student could write one compensatory test, 50% success is minimum to obtain the credit.
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Recomended reading and other learning resources:
MANKIW, N G. Zásady ekonomie. 1st ed. Praha: Grada Publishing, 2000. 763 p. ISBN 80-7169-891-1.
JUREČKA, V. Mikroekonomie. 3rd ed. Grada Publishing, 2018. 398 p. Expert. ISBN 978-80-271-0146-7.
MANKIW, N G. Principles of Economics, 6th edition. USA: South-Western Cengage Learning, 2012. 856 p. ISBN 978-0-538-45305-9.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Programme B-EAM Economics and Management, full-time form, initial period WS 2020/2021
Programme B-EAM Economics and Management, part-time form, initial period WS 2020/2021
Programme B-F Finances, full-time form, initial period WS 2020/2021
Course listed in previous semesters:
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Last modification made by Ing. Jiří Gruber on 05/22/2020.

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