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Course title -
Course code KMA/FPZŽ
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course not specified
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 7
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Petrášková Vladimíra, doc. RNDr. Ph.D.
Course content
Investment products: savings account, term deposits, deposit bill, building savings, bonds and shares, investments in mutual funds. Their brief characteristics, advantages, disadvantages, resp. pitfalls associated with them. The concept of inflation will be introduced and its impact on the value of investment products will be examined. For loan products, attention will be paid to classic consumer loans, installment sales, classic mortgage loans, American mortgages, leasing. Again, their brief characteristics will be given, their advantages and disadvantages will be summarized, and the concept of APR will be introduced.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming), Work with text (with textbook, with book)
Learning outcomes
The aim of the course is to acquaint the participant with basic knowledge about financial products, both of an investment nature and a credit nature.
After completing the course, the participant will be familiar with the financial markets in the Czech Republic.

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance assessment, Test

Active participation in seminars. Passing the written test at 55%.
Recommended literature
  • Cipra, T. Praktický průvodce finanční a pojistnou matematikou. Praha: SPN, 1989.
  • Dvořáková, Z., a kol. Finanční vzdělávání pro SŠ se sbírkou řešených příkladů na CD, Praha, C.H. Beck 2011.
  • Radová, J., Dvořák, P., Málek, J. Finanční matematika pro každého. Praha: Grada Publishing, 2007..

Study plans that include the course
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