157-0581/01 – Study Skills for Business Students (SSFBS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of System EngineeringCredits4
Subject guarantorIng. Mária Jašková, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Mária Jašková, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year1Semesterwinter
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2009/2010Year of cancellation2015/2016
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
JAS25 Ing. Mária Jašková, Ph.D.
KAS20 Ing. Josef Kašík, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit 0+2

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

This module gives our students a chance to begin using the university's computer network and business software packages. It will give you the opportunity to develop academic skills, such as the use of journals and academic referencing.

Teaching methods

Seminars

Summary

Proposed course should help students who are coming to the university to adopt specific methods that would be helpful to them in further studies. It refers mainly to mastering such procedures that help students to have better orientation while using the literature, writing essays and final papers, preparing presentations, improving study efficiency and communication skills and of course while using time management. By graduating from this course students will make another step to reach better results during their university studies.

Compulsory literature:

Allan B.: Study Skills for Business and Management Students, Edition 1, Open University Press 2009 Cameron, S.: The Business Student´s Handbook: Skills for Study &Employment, Prentice Hall, New York 2007

Recommended literature:

http://www.educationatlas.com/study-skills.html http://www.educationatlas.com/study-skills.html

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

1) Essay Writing - research and planning 2) Critical Analysis and Thinking 3) Dissertations - research and planning 4) Effective Reading and Note Taking 5) Exam and Revision Skills 6) Writing for Academic Purposes 7) Presentation Skills 8) Seminars and Group Discussions 9) Time Management

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1) Essay Writing - research and planning 2) Critical Analysis and Thinking 3) Dissertations - research and planning 4) Effective Reading and Note Taking 5) Exam and Revision Skills 6) Writing for Academic Purposes 7) Presentation Skills 8) Seminars and Group Discussions 9) Time Management

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2009/2010 Winter semester, validity until: 2015/2016 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation Credit 85  10
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2012/2013 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R174) European Business Studies P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R174) European Business Studies P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R174) European Business Studies P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (B6208) Economics and Management (6208R174) European Business Studies P Czech Ostrava 1 Compulsory study plan

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