PEMBPPOE Enterprising Economy

School of Business Administration in Karvina
Summer 2017
Extent and Intensity
2/2/0. 6 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Ing. Karel Stelmach, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Ing. Pavel Adámek, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Ing. et Ing. Michal Halaška, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Ing. Žaneta Rylková, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Ing. Karel Stelmach, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
Ing. Karel Stelmach, Ph.D.
Department of Business Economics and Management - School of Business Administration in Karvina
Contact Person: Ing. Žaneta Rylková, Ph.D.
The course can be registered independently on the courses.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The goal of the course is to increase the level of economic development and education, knowledge, as well as methodological and practical skills in the field of business practice.
  • 1.Overview of key terms; meaning and use of elementary variables, indicators and economic relations in the subject of Business Economics.
    2.Cost function in economic practice (the broadening and deepening of knowledge).
    3.The Break-Even Analysis in economic practice. Return on Revenue, Return on Costs, cost-effectiveness.
    4.Optimizing the capital structure. Leverage effect. Characteristics of indicators EVA and MVA.
    5.Contribution to cover fixed costs and profit - definition, importance, usage.
    6.Price creation. Price elasticity. The economic base of prices of goods and services.
    7.The full cost calculation (absorption costing) and incomplete costs calculations - comparison and area of exploitation.
    8.Supply and storage business activity. Management of current assets. Optimization models in inventory control.
    9.Corporate financing. Conventional (short-term) funding. Cash flow management.
    10.The importance of financial analysis in the business economy. Principles of financial analysis.
    11.Production activities of the company, planned production program, the use of linear programming in production activity.
    12.Diagram of Break-Even Analysis as a functional dependency VH = f (T). Application in practice of business organizations.
    13.Business creation, basically budget, business plan.
    required literature
  • SYNEK, M. Manažerská ekonomika. Praha:Grada, 2011. ISBN 978-80-247-3494-1. info
  • KRÁL, B. A KOL. Manažerské účetnictví. 3. doplněné a aktualizované vydání. Praha: Management Press, 2010. ISBN 978-80-7261-217-8. info
  • NELLIS, J. G., PARKER D. Principles of Business Economics. Pearson Education, 2006. ISBN 9780273693062. info
    recommended literature
  • SYNEK, M. a kol. Manažerské výpočty a ekonomická analýza. Praha:C.H.Beck, 2010. ISBN 978-80-7400-154-3. info
  • CHOBOTOVÁ, M. a kol. Podniková ekonomika v definicích a příkladech. Karviná: SU OPF, 2010. ISBN 978-80-7248-64-10. info
  • SYNEK, M. a kol. Podniková ekonomika. 5. vyd. Praha, 2010. info
Teaching methods
One-to-One tutorial
Skills demonstration
Seminar classes
Students' self-study
Assessment methods
Written test
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
Teacher's information
Requirements on student:
Ongoing test, seminar paper, final combined exam.

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