Course: Financial Information for Management in English

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Course title Financial Information for Management in English
Course code KFU/AFIM
Organizational form of instruction Tutorial
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction English
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
Lecturer(s)
  • Černá Marie, Ing. Ph.D.
Course content
- Basic concepts of financial and information management. - Financial information and its importance for management activities support. - Nature and purpose of financial management, its relationship with the strategy of economic entity. - Financial management environment, interaction with planning and decision making of economic entities. - Financial information, introduction to accounting. - Inventories, accounts receivable, accounts payable, cash and their management. - Costs and earnings. - Valuation principles (cost methods and techniques). - The nature, elements and importance of working capital, its needs and funding strategies. - Investment appraisal techniques. - Specific investment decisions (lease or buy). - Capital structure theories and practical considerations. - Risk management, nature and types of approaches to risk management in finance.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Students' portfolio, Practicum
  • Preparation for an examination (30-60) - 53 hours per semester
  • Contact hours - 26 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
Use basic knowledge of accounting and financial management and to develop it.
professional skills
Work with the financial statements.
general eligibility
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
learning outcomes
professional knowledge
to be able to explain method of identification of the data required to compile reports used as a basis for management decisions,
to be able to explain the use of information (financial and non-financial) relevant to the management activities (decision making),
to be able to explain aspects of financial information in management activities of the economic entity.
professional skills
to be able to apply the basic methods of financial and non-financial reporting and analyze the economic situation of evaluated economic entity.
general eligibility
N/A
N/A
teaching methods
professional knowledge
Practicum
Self-study of literature
One-to-One tutorial
professional skills
Practicum
Self-study of literature
One-to-One tutorial
general eligibility
Practicum
Self-study of literature
One-to-One tutorial
assessment methods
professional knowledge
Written exam
professional skills
Written exam
general eligibility
Written exam
Skills demonstration during practicum
Recommended literature
  • Financial Information for Management.. London, 2005. ISBN 9780751724912.
  • Bpp Professional Education Staff. ACCA Paper 1.2 Financial Information for Management - Study Text.. London, 2004. ISBN 9780751716610.
  • Hussey Roger. Fundamentals of international financial accounting and reporting.. Singapore, 2011. ISBN 978-981-4280-23-5.
  • Mackenzie Bruce. Interpretation and Application of IFRS 2012.. New Jersey, 2012. ISBN 978-0-470-92399-3.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Economics Project Management Systems (2013) Economy 1 -
Faculty of Economics Business Economics and Management (2013) Economy 1 -
Faculty of Economics Business Economics and Management (2017) Economy 1 -