114-0012/06 – Economics I (Ekon I.)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of EconomicsCredits6
Subject guarantorIng. Ivana Jánošíková, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorFiktivní Uživatel
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction1990/1991Year of cancellation2004/2005
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Full-time Credit and Examination 3+2
Part-time Credit and Examination 30+10

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of the course: students are able - to describe the basic economic cathegories, - think in independent and creative way about economic problems, - explain the behaviour of consumers, households, firms and government on the product markets and on the labour market and capital market - understand mutual relationships among macroeconomic variables. - explain economic policy practised by governments and central banks.

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Summary

The aim of the subject is to make the basis for students’ independent creative economic thinking. The main emphasis is laid on the behaviour of consumers, households, firms and government and on the understanding of mutual relationships among macroeconomic variables. Attention is also paid to the labour market and capital market. Also economic policy practised by governments and central banks has a very important role in the course.

Compulsory literature:

Jurečka, V. a kol.: Úvod do ekonomie. Učební text pro studenty neekonomických oborů, 4. aktualizované vydání. VŠB-TU Ostrava, 2015. ISBN 978-80-248-3731-4.

Recommended literature:

Holman, R.: Základy ekonomie pro studenty vyšších odborných škol a neekonomických fakult VŠ. 3. vyd. C.H. Beck, Praha, 2015.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

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Subject has no prerequisities.

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