154-0301/03 – Financial Management and Decision - Making (FŘR)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of FinanceCredits4
Subject guarantorprof. Dr. Ing. Dana DluhošováSubject version guarantorprof. Dr. Ing. Dana Dluhošová
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2004/2005Year of cancellation2007/2008
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesBachelor
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of the course is to introduce the students in selected areas of financial decision-making. Students will be able: - to introduce the importance of time value of money into decision-making, - to apply investment criterions, - to analyze and select optimal sources for company financing, - to propose financial plan of a firm.

Teaching methods



The course Financial management and decision-making provides the students fundamental principles of financial decision-making, particularly with the importance of the financial statements for financial management, reflection of the time value of money and risk associated with the method of the investment project evaluation, mix of different sources of capital and its allocation into company´s assets to increase its market value.

Compulsory literature:

1. BENNINGA, S. Principles of Finance with Excel. 2nd edition. Oxford University Press, 2011. 2. BRIGHAM, E.F., EHRHARD, M.C. Financial Management: Theory & Practice. 12th edition. South-Western College, 2007. 3. CLAYMAN, M.R., FRIDSON, M.S., TROUGHTON, G.H. Corporate Finance: A Practical Approach. J. Wiley, 2008. 4. DAMODARAN, A. Corporate Finance: theory and practice. 2nd edition. J. Wiley, 2001. 5. DAMODARAN, A. Applied Corporate Finance. 2nd edition. J. Wiley, 2005. 6. FRIDSON, M., ALVAREZ, F. Financial Statement Analysis. 4th edition. J. Wiley, 2011. 7. GLAUTIER, M.W., UNDERDOWN, B. Accounting: Theory and Practice. 6th edition. Pitman Publishing, 1997. 8. HANSEN, D.R.; MOWEN, M.M.: Cornerstones of Cost Accounting. South Western College, 2011.

Recommended literature:

1. KEOWN, A.J., MARTIN, J.D., PETTY, J.W. Foundation of Finance. 7th edition. Prentice Hall, 2011. 2. LASHER, W.R. Financial Management: A Practical Approach. 6th edition. South-Western College, 2011. 3. MADURA, J. International Financial Management. 11th edition. South Western College, 2008. 4. McGUIGAN, J.R., MOYER, R.CH., RAO, R.P., KRETLOW, W,J. Contemporary Corporate Finance. 12th edition. South Western College, 200 5. MELICHER, R.W., NORTON, E.A. Introduction to Finance: Markets, Investments, and Financial Management. 14th edition. J. Wiley, 2011.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Další požadavky na studenta


Subject codeAbbreviationTitleRequirement
154-0300 FIN Finance Compulsory


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (145) 51
        Examination Examination 100  0
        Exercises evaluation Credit 45  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2006/2007 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R037) Management (00) Management P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6210R004) European Integration (00) European Integration P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (B6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6210R004) European Integration (01) European Integration P Czech Valašské Meziříčí 3 Compulsory study plan

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