Course: Business Economic Analysis in English

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Course title Business Economic Analysis in English
Course code KFU/AEAP
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Tutorial
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction English
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Krechovská Michaela, Doc. Ing. Ph.D.
Course content
- Definition of the subject, related disciplines and their relationship. - Methodology of analysis: analysis, synthesis, classification. - Financial analysis, its stages and sources of information. - Creation of systems of indicators for use in analysis. - Analysis of profitability. - Analysis of use of company assets. - Analysis of solvency. - Analysis of profitability of the shares. - Specifics of financial analysis for the nonprofit sector. - Prediction of corporate crisis. - Evaluation of the effectiveness of company investments. - Audit and its kinds. Analytical methods in auditing.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Multimedia supported teaching, Group discussion, Self-study of literature, Lecture, Practicum
  • Undergraduate study programme term essay (20-40) - 30 hours per semester
  • Preparation for an examination (30-60) - 40 hours per semester
  • Contact hours - 39 hours per semester
professional knowledge
Basic knowledge of business economy, accounting and statistics.
learning outcomes
Student is able to: - Analyze and evaluate financial situation of a company, - Distinguish a state of emergency and analyze the causes.
teaching methods
Multimedia supported teaching
Group discussion
Self-study of literature
assessment methods
Seminar work
Recommended literature
  • Bragg, Steven M. Financial analysis : a controller's guide. 2nd ed. Hoboken: John Wiley & Sons, 2007. ISBN 978-0-470-05518-2.
  • Bygrave, William D.; Zacharakis, Andrew. Entrepreneurship. Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2007. ISBN 978-0-471-75545-6.
  • Cooper, Robert. Corporate treasury and cash management. Hampshire ; Palgrave Macmillan, 2004. ISBN 1-4039-1623-3.
  • Peterson Drake, Pamela; Fabozzi, Frank J. Analysis of financial statements. John Wiley & Sons, 2012. ISBN 978-1-118-29998-2.

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