545-0339/13 – Economics of Enterprise (EkPod)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Economics and Control SystemsCredits7
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Roman Kozel, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Jaroslav Dvořáček, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2005/2006Year of cancellation2010/2011
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
BAR63 Ing. Jana Bartoňová, Ph.D.
KRC66 Ing. Lucie Krčmarská, Ph.D.
TOM60 Ing. Yveta Tomášková, Ph.D.
VLA26 Ing. Oldřich Vlach, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Part-time Credit and Examination 18+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Student shows knowledge: of fundamental terms of business economics, of relationship between asset and capital structure, of relationships among the revenues, costs and the economic result of the company, of main activities of the enterprise and their management. Student can: use basic concepts of enterprise economy, build a balance sheet, solve basic tasks for each business activity. Student is able to: work with the basic accounting statements, assess the financial situation of the company by using financial ratios, apply the theoretical knowledge in solving problems of practice.

Teaching methods

Other activities


Subject students learn the basics of business management. It deals with the definition of the company, its objectives and functions, life stages, main activities and their management and explains the basic concepts (business assets, labor force and labor productivity, costs, revenues and profit enterprise, enterprise effectiveness criteria).

Compulsory literature:

WILKINSON, Nick. Managerial economics: a problem-solving approach. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005. ISBN 0-521-52625-6. SAMUELSON, Paul, A.; NORDHAUS, William, D. Economics. 18th ed. Mc Graw Hill Higher Education, 2005. 776 pp. ISBN 0-07-287205-5. SALVATORE, Dominick. Managerial economics: principles and worldwide applications. International 8th ed. New York: Oxford University Press, c2015. ISBN 978-0-19-939715-0. JANOVSKÁ, Kamila a Šárka VILAMOVÁ. Managerial economics [CD-ROM]. Ostrava: Vysoká škola báňská - Technická univerzita Ostrava, 2015. ISBN 978-80-248-3725-3.

Recommended literature:

SAMUELSON, William F. a Stephen Gary MARKS. Managerial economics. 7th ed. Hoboken: Wiley, c2012. ISBN 978-1-118-04158-1. DVOŘÁČEK, Jaroslav. Economics of industrial enterprise. VŠB-TUO, 2012. CD PNG, Ivan a Dale E. LEHMAN. Managerial economics. 3rd ed. Malden: Blackwell, 2007. ISBN 978-1-4051-6047-6. KEATING, Barry a J. Holton WILSON. Managerial economics: an economic foundation for business decisions. 2nd ed. Mason: Thomson, c2000. ISBN 0-970-13850-4.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Regular feedback on the progress of knowledge during the current term is provided by knowledge checks.


Other requirements


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1.Characteristics of business entity economic system. 2.Characteristics of methods of analysis of the economic system. 3.Management of fixed assets of the business entity. 4.Management of the current assets of the business entity. 5.Workers and labour productivity of the business entity. 6.Cost structure and analytical assessment of cost as measure of input of business entity economic system. 7.Revenue and profit as measure of output of business entity economic system. 8.Evaluation of the effectiveness of business enterprise. 9.Business plans as an investment and investment process.

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2008/2009 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of pointsMax. počet pokusů
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100  51
        Exercises evaluation Credit  (33)
                Písemná zkouška Written examination 33  17 4
        Examination Examination  (67) 3
                Ústní zkouška s písemnou přípravou Oral examination 67  30 3
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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeBranch/spec.Spec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2009/2010 (N2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102T003) Commerce Engineering in Raw Materials Treatment Industry (00) Commerce Engineering in Raw Materials Treatment Industry K Czech Most 1 Compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (N2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102T003) Commerce Engineering in Raw Materials Treatment Industry K Czech Most 1 Compulsory study plan

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Assessment of instruction

2009/2010 Winter