Course syllabus DSF-3 - Thesis Seminar - Financial Analysis and Management I (ŠAVŠ - Sklad předmětů)

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Course title: Thesis Seminar - Financial Analysis and Management I
Semester: -- item not defined --
Course supervisor: doc. Ing. Tomáš Krabec, Ph.D., MBA
Supervising department: Department of Finance and Accounting (ŠAVŠ)
Prerequisites for registration: Bachelor state examination
Time allowance: full-time, 0/3 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
part-time, 0/12 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
Type of study: usual
Form of teaching: seminar
Mode of completion and credits: Fulfillment of requirements (5 credits)
Course objective:
The course aims at understanding various approaches to writing a final thesis, making students familiar with formal aspects of their thesis and assisting students in gradual and systemic development of their final thesis in the area of corporate finance management in the global environment.
 
Course methods: Course is based in part on individual non-periodic consulations with thesis supervisors and in part on regular meetings in the seminar. The seminar supports students in developing and writing their final theses. The course outlines key methodological approaches to research in the area of corporate finance and financial management, formal thesis requirements at Skoda Auto University, typical contents, and approaches to literature review (in particular). In conclusion, each thesis starts to be developed in a systemic way.
 
Course content:
1.Selection and refinement of the topic of the thesis, orientation in information resources and bibliography, study of the basic literature, proposal of the goals of the thesis, clarification and selection of methods, formulation of hypothesis, proposal of the structure of the thesis, elaboration and submission of the diploma thesis assignment. (allowance 0/4)
2.PPresentation of the first version of the theoretical background of the thesis in the seminar and its subsequent discussion. In addition to the content, the form and methods of presentation will also be the subjects of discussion. (allowance 0/10)
 
Learning outcomes and competences:
After completing the course, student will be able to:
 
-Will defend the methods of solution of the diploma thesis
-Will define the relevant problem to solve and define the goal and propose the structure of the diploma thesis
-Will describe and defend theoretical background of the diploma thesis

Teaching methods and workload (hours of workload):
Type of teaching methodDaily attendanceCombined form
Direct teaching
     Attendance of courses/seminars/tutorials36 h0 h
     Consultations with teacher (part-time form of study)0 h12 h
     Consultations with thesis supervisor (MT, BT)14 h14 h
Self-study
     Course reading and ongoing preparation0 h24 h
     Composing of presentation4 h4 h
     Searching, assesment and data processing (MT, BT)10 h10 h
     Writting of the thesis (BT, MT)20 h20 h
Total84 h84 h
 
Assessment methods:
Requirement typeDaily attendanceCombined form
Active lecture/seminar/workshop/tutorial participation20 %20 %
Presentation15 %15 %
Draft of the theoretical background of the thesis (20 stran)65 %65 %
Total100 %100 %
 
Course completion:
Credits are awarded for the submission of the diploma thesis assignment (title, objectives of the thesis, content, bibliography) and for the submission of the first version (draft) of the theoretical background of the thesis. The approximate range of the draft is 20 pages (excluding tables and figures). The presentation of the theoretical background of the thesis in the seminar is also a necessary precondition for course completion.
 
Support for combined/distance forms of study:
Educational and supporting study materials distributed through the AIS.
 
Reading list:
Basic:
ČSN ISO 690. Bibliografické citace.: Obsah, forma a struktura. Praha: Český normalizační institut, 1996. 32 p.
ČSN ISO 690-2. Informace a dokumentace. Bobliografické citace. Část 2: Elektronické dokumenty nebo jejich části. Praha: Český normalizační institut, 2000. 24 p.
Language of instruction: Czech
MAŘÍK, M. Metody oceňování podniku pro pokročilé.: Hlubší pohled na vybrané problémy. 1st ed. Praha: Ekopress, 2011. ISBN 978-80-86929-80-4.
MAŘÍK, M. Metody oceňování podniku./Proces ocenění základní metody a postupy. Praha: Ekopress, 2011. 494 p. ISBN 978-80-86929-67-5.
Language of instruction: English
ECO, U. How to Write a Thesis. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2015. 256 p. ISBN 978-0-262-52713-2.
BRIGHAM, E F. -- EHRHARDT, M. Financial Management.: Theory and Practice. Boston: Cengage Learning, 2015. 1180 p. ISBN 978-1-305-63229-5.
VARIAN, H. How to Build an Economic Model in Your Spare Time.  [online]. 1994. URL: http://ttp://people.ischool.berkeley.edu/~hal/Papers/how.pdf.
STAEHR, K. Karsten’s advice on writing a bachelor or master thesis.  [online]. 2009. URL: http://www.ttu.ee/public/k/karsten-staehr/01_thesis_writing1.pdf.

Recommended:
SYNEK, M. -- VÁVROVÁ, H. -- MIKAN, P. Jak psát bakalářské, diplomové a jiné písemné práce. Praha: Oeconomica, 2011
TICHÁ, M. -- A KOLEKTIV. Průvodce psaním závěrečných prací (nejen pro ekonomy). 1. vyd. Ostrava: Sokrates, 2013. ISBN 978-80-86572-77-2.
www.rfe.org
Language of instruction: Czech
ECO, U. Jak napsat diplomovou práci. Olomouc: Votobia, 1997. ISBN 80-7198-173-7.

Study plans:
N-EM-GPFRE Corporate Finance Management in the Global Environment, full-time form, initial academic year SS 2012/2013
N-EM-GPFRE Corporate Finance Management in the Global Environment, full-time form, initial academic year WS 2013/2014
N-EM-GPFRE Corporate Finance Management in the Global Environment, full-time form, initial academic year SS 2013/2014
N-EM-GPFRE Corporate Finance Management in the Global Environment, full-time form, initial academic year WS 2014/2015
N-EM-GPFRE Corporate Finance Management in the Global Environment, full-time form, initial academic year SS 2014/2015
N-EM-GPFRE Corporate Finance Management in the Global Environment, full-time form, initial academic year WS 2015/2016
N-EM-GPFRE Corporate Finance Management in the Global Environment, full-time form, initial academic year SS 2015/2016
N-EM-FRP Corporate Finance Management in the Global Environment, part-time form, initial academic year SS 2016/2017
N-EM-GPFRE Corporate Finance Management in the Global Environment, full-time form, initial academic year SS 2016/2017
N-EM-FRP Corporate Finance Management in the Global Environment, part-time form, initial academic year WS 2017/2018
N-EM-GPFRE Corporate Finance Management in the Global Environment, full-time form, initial academic year SS 2017/2018
N-EM-GPFRE Corporate Finance Management in the Global Environment, full-time form, initial academic year WS 2018/2019
Track NFMPE Corporate Finance in International Business full-time form, initial academic year SS 2018/2019
Track NFMP Corporate Finance in International Business full-time form, initial academic year SS 2018/2019
N-FMP Business Administration - Major in Corporate Finance in International Business, part-time form, initial academic year SS 2018/2019
Track NFMP Corporate Finance in International Business full-time form, initial academic year SS 2018/2019
N-FMPE Business Administration - Major in Corporate Finance in International Business, full-time form, initial academic year SS 2018/2019
Track NFMP Corporate Finance in International Business part-time form, initial academic year SS 2018/2019
N-FMP Business Administration - Major in Corporate Finance in International Business, full-time form, initial academic year SS 2018/2019
N-FMP Business Administration - Major in Corporate Finance in International Business, full-time form, initial academic year SS 2018/2019
Track NFMP Corporate Finance in International Business full-time form, initial academic year WS 2019/2020
N-FMP Business Administration - Major in Corporate Finance in International Business, full-time form, initial academic year WS 2019/2020
N-FMPE Business Administration - Major in Corporate Finance in International Business, full-time form, initial academic year WS 2019/2020
Track NFMP Corporate Finance in International Business part-time form, initial academic year WS 2019/2020
Track NFMP Corporate Finance in International Business full-time form, initial academic year WS 2019/2020
N-FMP Business Administration - Major in Corporate Finance in International Business, full-time form, initial academic year WS 2019/2020
Track NFMPE Corporate Finance in International Business full-time form, initial academic year WS 2019/2020
N-FMP Business Administration - Major in Corporate Finance in International Business, part-time form, initial academic year WS 2019/2020
 
Run in the period of: WS 2019/2020, SS 2018/2019, WS 2018/2019, SS 2017/2018, WS 2017/2018, SS 2016/2017   (and older)
Course tutor: doc. Ing. Tomáš Krabec, Ph.D., MBA (examiner, instructor, supervisor)
Teaching language: Czech, English
Room: Mladá Boleslav


Last modification made by Mgr. Luděk Švejdar on 05/07/2019.

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