Course syllabus RRPEK - Business Economics (FRDIS - SS 2015/2016)

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Course code: RRPEK
Course title in Czech: Business Economics
Course title in English:
Business Economics
SS 2015/2016
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (6 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 2/2 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
part-time, 18/0 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
Level of course:
Course type: required
Type of delivery:
usual, consulting
Mode of delivery for our mobility students abroad:
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Language of instruction:
Course supervisor:
Course supervising department:
Faculty of Regional Development and International Studies
Ing. Veronika Svatošová, Ph.D. (instructor, lecturer)
prof. Ing. Iva Živělová, CSc. (examiner, lecturer, supervisor)
Prerequisites: not Business Economics in English
Timetable in this semester:
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Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
Aim of the course: The aim of the course is acquire knowledge in the economic and financial system of a firm, the ability to actively influence the economic results of a firm and the ability to suggest possible solutions to problems arising from a firm's economic activities
Course content:
Introduction to the course (allowance 1/0)
Enterprise, entrepreneurship, forms of business organizations/enterprises (allowance 1/0)
Economic system of a firm (allowance 2/0)
Technical-economic relations to the economic activity of a firm (allowance 6/4)
Financial base of a firm and its allocation in assets (allowance 4/0)
Financial results of the economic activities of a firm (allowance 6/10)
7.Turnover of cash flow in a firm (allowance 2/4)
Taxation of Economic activities (allowance 2/0)
9.Basic investment decisions of a firm (allowance 2/6)
The analysis of economic development of a firm (allowance 2/4)
Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
Combined form
28 h
18 h
practice28 h
0 h
preparation for exam
50 h
60 h
preparation for regular assessment
17 h
40 h
preparation for regular testing
10 h
0 h
preparation of presentation
15 h
0 h
writing of seminar paper
20 h
50 h
168 h
168 h
Assessment methods:
End of course: Written exam. To be able to take part in the final written exam, the student must have the acquired the required number of point to obtain credit from the seminar work and this could be achieved by actively attending seminars and have passed the pre- evaluation and the assessment tests.
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement typeDaily attendanceCombined form
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Recomended reading and other learning resources:
ŽIVĚLOVÁ, I. Podniková ekonomika. Brno: Mendelova univerzita v Brně, 2013. 110 p. ISBN 978-80-7375-781-6.
SYNEK, M. -- KISLINGEROVÁ, E. et al. Podniková ekonomika. 5th ed. Praha: C.H. Beck, 2010. 498 p. Beckovy ekonomické učebnice. ISBN 978-80-7400-336-3.
SYNEK, M. Manažerská ekonomika. Praha: Grada, 2011. 480 p. ISBN 978-80-247-3494-1.
WÖHE, G. -- KISLINGEROVÁ, E. Úvod do podnikového hospodářství. 2nd ed. V Praze: C.H. Beck, 2007. 928 p. ISBN 978-80-7179-897-2.
ŽIVĚLOVÁ, I. Business economics. 1st ed. Brno: Mendel University in Brno, 2013. 112 p. ISBN 978-80-7375-848-6.
EARL, P E. Business economics: a contemporary approach. Maidenhead [u.a.: McGraw-Hill Education, 2005. 561 p. ISBN 0-07-710392-0.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Programme B-RED Regional Development, full-time form, initial period WS 2015/2016
Field of study B-RD-SEDR Socioeconomic and Environmental Development of Regions, full-time form, initial period WS 2015/2016
Course listed in previous semesters:
Teaching place:

Last modification made by Bc. Vít Karber on 02/15/2016.

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