Course: Business Financial Management in English

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Course title Business Financial Management in English
Course code KFU/AFRPO
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Tutorial
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 7
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
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
Lecturer(s)
  • Dvořáková Lilia, Prof. Ing. CSc.
  • Krechovská Michaela, Ing. Ph.D.
  • Bárková Dana, Ing. Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Burešová Veronika, Ing. Ph.D.
  • Černá Marie, 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.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Interactive lecture, E-learning, Multimedia supported teaching, Seminar classes, Individual study, Self-study of literature
  • Presentation preparation (report) (1-10) - 10 hours per semester
  • Contact hours - 65 hours per semester
  • Preparation for an examination (30-60) - 60 hours per semester
  • Graduate study programme term essay (40-50) - 50 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
To use the basic knowledge of business finance acquired during the studies.
general eligibility
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
learning outcomes
professional knowledge
to be able to use basic principles of business financial management,
to be able to use knowledge of financial management theory focused on investment decision-making, long-term financing and treasury management,
to be able to understand the practical application of investment decision-making, long-term financing and treasury management.
professional skills
to be able to apply the theoretical knowledge in practical examples.
general eligibility
N/A
N/A
teaching methods
professional knowledge
Practicum
Self-study of literature
Individual study
One-to-One tutorial
Lecture with practical applications
professional skills
Practicum
Self-study of literature
Individual study
One-to-One tutorial
Lecture with practical applications
general eligibility
Practicum
Self-study of literature
Individual study
One-to-One tutorial
Lecture with practical applications
assessment methods
professional knowledge
Written exam
Seminar work
professional skills
Written exam
Seminar work
general eligibility
Written exam
Seminar work
Skills demonstration during practicum
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.
  • 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.
  • Tennent, John. Guide to financial management. London : Profile Books, 2008.


Study plans that include the course
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