Course: Business Financial Management

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Course title Business Financial Management
Course code KFU/9FRPO
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Tutorial
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 8
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Karlovec Karel, Ing.
  • Dvořáková Lilia, Prof. Ing. CSc.
  • Krechovská Michaela, Ing. Ph.D.
Course content
- Fundamental principles of strategic financial management. - Investment projects and investment cash-flow planning. - Investment projects evaluation. - Effect of risk on investment decision-making. - Investment diversification and portfolio risk. - Capital structure optimization and capital costs. - Introduction to treasury management. - Treasury management system and technology. - Liquidity and cash management. - Corporate treasury and relationships with banks. - Financial risk management. - Credit risk management. - Market risk management. Additional information for the students of combined form of study is on the Courseware.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Interactive lecture, E-learning, Multimedia supported teaching, Seminar classes, Individual study, Self-study of literature
  • Contact hours - 16 hours per semester
  • Graduate study programme term essay (40-50) - 63 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 50 hours per semester
  • Preparation for an examination (30-60) - 80 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
To know basic principles of financial management (knowledge acquired during the bachelor studies).
professional skills
Use financial terminology.
general eligibility
N/A
learning outcomes
professional knowledge
Explain the basic principles of strategic financial management.
Know the methods and procedures of the company's financial management in investment decision- making, long-term financing and treasury management.
professional skills
Apply selected methods and tools of the company's financial management in investment decision- making, long-term financing and treasury management.
general eligibility
N/A
teaching methods
professional knowledge
E-learning
Self-study of literature
Individual study
Lecture
Group discussion
professional skills
Lecture with practical applications
Individual study
E-learning
general eligibility
Students' self-study
assessment methods
professional knowledge
Written exam
Seminar work
professional skills
Written exam
Seminar work
general eligibility
Written exam
Seminar work
Recommended literature
  • Financial management : ACCA : study text : paper F9. 2nd ed. Berkshire : International Financial Publishing Limited, 2008. ISBN 978-1-84843-007-5.
  • Financial management and control. paper 2.4., part 2 : ACCA study text. Berkshire : Kaplan - Foulks Lynch, 2006. ISBN 1-84390-848-4.
  • Bragg, Steven M. Treasury management : the practitioner's guide. Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, 2010. ISBN 978-0-470-49708-1.
  • BREALEY, R.A., MYERS, S.C. Teorie a praxe firemních financí. Praha: Computer Press, 2000. ISBN 80-7226-189-4.
  • Brigham, Eugene F.; Houston, Joel F. Fundamentals of financial management. 12th ed. Mason : South-Western, 2009. ISBN 978-0324597707.
  • Cooper, Robert. Corporate treasury and cash management. Hampshire ; Palgrave Macmillan, 2004. ISBN 1-4039-1623-3.
  • Hrdý, Milan; Horová, Michaela. Strategické finanční řízení a ivestiční rozhodování. 2. vydání. Praha: Bilance, 2011. ISBN 978-80-86371-55-9.
  • Jílek, Josef. Finanční a komoditní deriváty v praxi. 2., upr. vyd. Praha : Grada, 2010. ISBN 978-80-247-3696-9.
  • Krechovská, Michaela. Finanční řízení podniku. E-learningový kurz LMS Uniform..
  • Tennent, John. Guide to financial management. London : Profile Books, 2008.
  • VALACH, J. Investiční rozhodování a dlouhodobé financování. Praha: Ekopress, 2005. ISBN 80-86929-01-9.
  • Vlachý, Jan. Řízení finančních rizik. Praha : Vysoká škola finanční a správní, 2006. ISBN 80-86754-56-1.


Study plans that include the course
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