Course: Business Financial Management

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Course title Business Financial Management
Course code KFU/FRPO
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 Compulsory, Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Vallišová Lucie, Ing. Ph.D.
  • 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
  • unspecified - 24 hours per semester
  • 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 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
Lecture
Practicum
E-learning
Multimedia supported teaching
Self-study of literature
professional skills
Practicum
Lecture with practical applications
E-learning
Individual study
general eligibility
Individual study
assessment methods
professional knowledge
Written exam
Seminar work
professional skills
Written exam
Seminar work
Continuous assessment
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
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Economics Business Economics and Management (2017) Economy 1 Winter
Faculty of Economics Business Economics and Management (2013) Economy 1 Winter
Faculty of Economics Business Economics and Management (2013) Economy 1 Winter
Faculty of Applied Sciences Mathematics and Management (2011) Mathematics courses 2 Winter
Faculty of Economics Business Economics and Management (2017) Economy 1 Winter