Course: Financial mathematics in education

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Course title Financial mathematics in education
Course code KMA/XFMAV
Organizational form of instruction no contact
Level of course Doctoral
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 30
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Petrášková Vladimíra, doc. RNDr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Simple interest, discount, relationship between interest rate and discount rate. Present value. Purchase discount. 2. Compound interest, mixed interest. Present value. 3. Effective interest rate, intensity of interest running - continuous interest, nominal and real interest rate, gross and net proceeds. Inflation. 4. Family budget (receipts and expenditures). 5. Determination of prices. 6. Money and exchange. 7. Investing. 8. Bank loan. 9. Credit card, installment plan, leasing. 10. Insurance. 11. Rights available to consumer. 12. Financial education in the Czech republic(documents). 13. The Framing educational programme.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Work with text (with textbook, with book)
Learning outcomes
The objective of training course is to familiarize students with selected topics in the field of financial literacy: family budget, money, financial products, rights available to consumer. The implementation of standards of financial literacy into the Framing educational programme.
The student will have a good grasp of the issue of money, family budget and basic financial products.
Prerequisites
none

Assessment methods and criteria
Combined exam

seminar paper
Recommended literature
  • Cipra, T. Praktický průvodce finanční a pojistnou matematikou. Praha: Ekopress,s.r.o., 2005..
  • Petrášková, V., Horváthová, Z. Vybrané kapitoly z finanční gramotnosti. České Budějovice: JU, PF, 2010..
  • Radová, J., Dvořák, P., Málek, J. Finanční matematika pro každého. Praha: Grada Publishing, 2007..
  • Walter, J. Finanční a pojistná matematika. Praha: VŠE, 1992..


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Theory of Mathematics Education (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: -
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Theory of Mathematics Education (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: -