152-0541/01 – Business Diagnostics (PD)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Business AdministrationCredits3
Subject guarantorIng. Josef Kašík, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Josef Kašík, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2009/2010Year of cancellation2011/2012
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesFollow-up Master, Bachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KAS20 Ing. Josef Kašík, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit 1+1

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The objectives of the subject: 1) to classify and structure businesses and other organizations for the purpose of their diagnosing, 2) to use systems thinking, 3) to analyze the financial health of a business, 4) to determine the value of a business, 5) to apply selected diagnostic methods.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Individual consultations

Summary

1. Business diagnostics and therapeutics – introduction, terminology, history 2. Business as an object of diagnostics – classification and structure 3. Business as a system 4. Financial health 5. Business value – asset, income and market approach 6. Selected diagnostic methods

Compulsory literature:

THOMPSON, M.; MIMICK, R. Business Diagnostics: The Canadian Edition 2nd Edition. Trafford Publishing 2006.

Recommended literature:

FOGG, C. D. Diagnostic Marketing: Finding and Fixing Critical Problems. Addison-Wesley. GORDON, J. R. Organizational Behavior: A Diagnostic Approach (7th Edition). Prentice Hall 2001. KOVACH, K. Human Resource Management: A Diagnostic Approach. Univ. Press of America. NIVEN, P. R. Balanced Scorecard Diagnostics: Maintaining Maximum Performance. Wiley 2005.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

There are no other requirements for students.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1) Business diagnostics and therapeutics – introduction, terminology 2) Business diagnostics and therapeutics – history 3) Business as an object of diagnostics – classification and structure 4) Business as a system 5) Business financial health 6) Business value – main concepts, asset methods 7) Business value - income and market approach 8) Selected diagnostic methods 9) Diagnostics of business environment 10) Business problems – definition, classfification, methods 11) Crisis management – anatomy of crisis, types of crises, approaches to crises 12) Business potentials and World Class Company 13) Risk management – risk definition, methods to identify, analyze and evaluate risks 14) General diagnostic models

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2009/2010 Winter semester)
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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2010/2011 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202R010) Finance (00) Finance P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan

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