Course syllabus FI2 - Finance II (ŠAVŠ - WS 2015/2016)

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Course title: Finance II
Semester: WS 2015/2016
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, 2/1 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Type of study: usual
Form of teaching: lecture, seminar
Mode of completion and credits: Exam (4 credits)
Course objective:
Upon successful completition of this course students will be able to understand the current problems of global finance in relation to the valuation of assets and value management. The course covers the most important topics in the field of finance theory and current issues of fiscal and monetary policies and investing in the financial markets. The course extends the interpretation of bachelor studies of more complex methods and models and adds examples from contemporary business practice. In addition to standard theoretical concepts of mainstream financial theory acquaints students with modern approaches and places the issue of functioning in the real world of finance.
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Course content: system - the current perspective on world financial markets . (allowance 2/2)
a.Financial market and business.
b.Current problems of monetary and fiscal policy in relation to financial management.

2.Mainstream Financial Theory (allowance 3/3)
a.Models used for valuation of the assets and their variants (DCF entity, equity, APV ).
b.Company valuation based on capital market data, arbitrage pricing theory.
c.Reconciliation of valuation results of collective assets.

3.Behavioral finance (allowance 2/2)
a.Behavioral Theory of the financial markets and investing.
b.Prospect Theory.
c.Relationship of behavioral economics and behavioral finance.

4.Corporate finance (allowance 3/3)
a.Theory of the Firm, microeconomic definition of production factors.
b.Creating and measuring value in relation to the theory of the firm.

5.Valuation of intangible assets (allowance 3/3)
a.Definition of intangible assets - legal, accounting , tax concept.
b.Methodology for valuation of intangible assets.
c.Case study.

6.Time reserve (allowance 1/1)
a.Within one lecture a visit of an expert practitioner is expected.

Learning outcomes and competences:
After completing the course, student will be able to:
-will apply main financial market models in real situations
-will know the role and importance of financial markets
-will understand the importance and value creation of intangible assets

Teaching methods and workload (hours of workload):
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
Direct teaching
     Attendance of lectures28 h
     Attendance of courses/seminars/tutorials14 h
     Consultations with teacher (part-time form of study)0 h
     Course reading and ongoing preparation14 h
     Composing of individual (seminar) work14 h
     Composing of presentation14 h
     Preparation for final test14 h
     Preparation for final oral exam14 h
Total112 h
Assessment methods:
Requirement typeDaily attendance
Mid-term test(s)64 %
Final test22 %
Final oral exam14 %
Total100 %
Course completion:
Support for combined/distance forms of study:
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Reading list:
MAŘÍK, M. Metody oceňování podniku.: Proces ocenění základní metody a postupy. 3rd ed. Praha: Ekopress, 2011. ISBN 978-80-86929-67-5.
MAŘÍK, M. Metody oceňování podniku pro pokročilé.: Hlubší pohled na vybrané problémy. 1st ed. Praha: Ekopress, 2011. ISBN 978-80-86929-80-4.

BREALEY, R. -- MYERS, S. Teorie a praxe firemních financí. 1st ed. Praha: Computer Press, 2000. 1064 p. ISBN 80-7226-189-4.
BORN, K. Unternehmens-analyse und Unternehmens-bewertung + CD. 2nd ed. Stuttgart: Schäffer-Poeschel, 2003. 325 p. ISBN 3-7910-1763-2.
DAMODARAN, A. Corporate Finance.: Theory and Practice. 2nd ed. USA: John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2001. 982 p. ISBN 0-471-28332-0.
DAMODARAN, A. Investment Philosophies.: Successful Strategies and the Investors Who Made Them Work. 1st ed. New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2003. 504 p. ISBN 0-471-34503-2.
DAMODARAN, A. The Dark Side of Valuation. 1st ed. Prentice Hall Press, 2001. 479 p. ISBN 0-13-040652-X.
DRUKARCZYK, J. Unternehmensbewertung (Fourth Edition). München: Vahlen Verlag , 2003.
KOLLER, T. -- WESSELS, D. -- GOEDHART, M. Valuation.: Measuring and Managing the Value of Companies. 4th ed. USA: McKinsey&Company, 2005. 739 p. ISBN 0-471-70218-8.
Časopis Ekonom (týdeník Hospodářských novin)
Finance Magazine , vydavatelství Newfinances, s.r.o., online, dostupné z

Study plans:
N-EM-FRP Corporate Finance Management in the Global Environment, full-time form, initial academic year SS 2014/2015
N-EM-FRP Corporate Finance Management in the Global Environment, full-time form, initial academic year WS 2015/2016
Run in the period of: WS 2018/2019, SS 2017/2018, WS 2017/2018, SS 2016/2017, WS 2016/2017, SS 2015/2016   (and older)
Course tutor: Ing. Bc. Karina Benetti, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
doc. Ing. Tomáš Krabec, Ph.D., MBA (supervisor)
Teaching language: Czech
Room: Mladá Boleslav

Last modification made by Ing. Aleš Kutín on 08/31/2015.

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