Course syllabus EXC-EKKR - Economic Discussion Club (FBE - WS 2020/2021)

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Course code:
Course title in Czech:
Economic Discussion Club
Course title in English:
Economic Discussion Club
WS 2020/2021
Mode of completion and number of credits: Fulfillment of requirements (1 credit)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 0/1 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
part-time, 0/12 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
Level of course: bachelor; master continuing
Course type: optional
Type of delivery: usual
Mode of delivery for our mobility students abroad: not possible
Language of instruction:
Course supervisor:
Course supervising department:
Ing. Michal Mádr, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor)
Ing. Bc. Martin Machay, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, supervisor)
Ing. Radek Náplava (examiner, instructor)
Timetable in this semester:
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Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
Aim of the subject is to strengthen the ability to recognize and articulate the link between economic theory and economic realities. Both on micro and macroeconomic level. Special interest will be given to the ability to use arguments in an open discussion.
Course content:
Microeconomic topics (allowance 0/6)
Realities of firms
b.Markets with factors of production and their specifics

Macroeconomic topics (allowance 0/6)
Application of economic policy
Macroeconomic stability
International economy and economics

Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
Combined form
12 h
12 h
preparation for regular assessment
16 h
16 h
Total28 h
28 h
Assessment methods:
Students will vote for the topic via the application on Facebook. The chosen topic will be discussed in the Club. Student will pass the subject if he or she were to collect 8 active participations in the discussion which will be correct and logical form economic point of view.
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
Combined form
Active lecture/seminar/workshop/tutorial participation
100 %
100 %
100 %100 %
Recomended reading and other learning resources:
HOLMAN, R. Ekonomie. 5th ed. V Praze: C.H. Beck, 2011. 696 p. Beckovy ekonomické učebnice. ISBN 978-80-7400-006-5.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
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Course listed in previous semesters:
SS 2019/2020, WS 2019/2020 (and older)
Teaching place:

Last modification made by Ing. Jiří Gruber on 05/25/2020.

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