154-0901/01 – Principles of Financial Decision-Making (FŘaR)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of FinanceCredits0
Subject guarantorprof. Dr. Ing. Dana DluhošováSubject version guarantorprof. Dr. Ing. Dana Dluhošová
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2006/2007Year of cancellation2020/2021
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesDoctoral
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 0+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The objective is to master the problems of financial management and decision-making, including the methods and applied approaches of both, financial as well as non-financial institutions.

Teaching methods

Seminars
Individual consultations

Summary

The objective is to master the problems of financial management and decision-making, including the methods and applied approaches of both, financial as well as non-financial institutions. The contents are especially rich on the problems connected with the financial decision-making, financial analyses, measuring and managing financial performance of firms and sectors, valuations, determination of capital costs, evaluation of investment projects, management of acquisitions and mergers, short-term and long-term financial planning, complex long-term and strategic financial management of firms.

Compulsory literature:

Brealey, R. A., Myers, S. C., Marcus, A. J.: Fundamentals of Corporate Finance. McGraw-Hill, Inc. 1995. Copeland, T. E.,Weston, J. F.: Financial Theory and Corporate Policy. Addison-Wesley Publishing Company. 1992. Damodaran, A.: Corporate Finance: Theory and Practice. Wiley, New York, 2001. Dluhošová, D. a kol.: New approaches and financial instruments in financial decision-making, VŠB – TUO, 2004. Levy, H., Sarnat, M.: Capital Investment and Financial Decisions. Prentice Hale International (UK) Ltd., 1990. Zmeškal, Z. Financial Models. Ostrava: VŠB-TUO, 2004.

Recommended literature:

Brealey, R. A., Myers, S. C., Marcus, A. J.: Fundamentals of Corporate Finance. McGraw-Hill, Inc. 1995. Copeland, T. E.,Weston, J. F.: Financial Theory and Corporate Policy. Addison-Wesley Publishing Company. 1992. Damodaran, A.: Corporate Finance: Theory and Practice. Wiley, New York, 2001. Dluhošová, D. a kol.: New approaches and financial instruments in financial decision-making, VŠB – TUO, 2004. Levy, H., Sarnat, M.: Capital Investment and Financial Decisions. Prentice Hale International (UK) Ltd., 1990. Zmeškal, Z. Financial Models. Ostrava: VŠB-TUO, 2004.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Other requirements

There are no other requirements on student.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Financial decision-making Financial analysis Evaluation of the financial performance of company and sector Valuation, costs of capital determination Investment appraisal, mergers and acquisitions valuation Short-term and long-term planning Strategic financial management

Conditions for subject completion

Conditions for completion are defined only for particular subject version and form of study

Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2010/2011 (P6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202V010) Finance K Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (P6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6202V010) Finance P Czech Ostrava Choice-compulsory study plan

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