Course: Microeconomics I

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Course title Microeconomics I
Course code KSV/7E1
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminary
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Hejtman Pavel, PhDr. CSc.
  • Petrášková Vladimíra, doc. RNDr. Ph.D.
Course content
Content changes reserved 1. Introduction - What is economics? 2. General economic issues and market system 3. The market puzzle or how market works 4. Demand, economic utility and consumer behaviour 5. Supply and business organisation 6. Economic views at firm 7. Basic information about accounting 8. Firms and market - view of microeconomic theory 9. Pricing of productive factors 10. Wages nad labor market 11. Capital, interest and profit 12. TEST

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing)
  • Class attendance - 28 hours per semester
  • Preparation for classes - 72 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The Lectures encompass the key themes which are necessary for the understandig market economy with mutual relations to financial literacy . Teaching of the particular questions is readjusted to demand of RVP/G. The course presents microeconomic theory on the basic level and includes understandable explanation of market categories, lecture how the market works and analysis of main economic subjekts. The explanation is associated with current microeconomic issues of economy Czech republic. The seminars deal with particular matters of the lectures (principally RVG/G; market economy/prospective outputs/student. The teaching plays up the methods of the students presentations, individual preparation, correspondence tasks and particular tutorials. The course is shaped for the requairements of the furures teachers and works in e-learning Moodle system.
Understanding economic principles of human action, capability of basic econ. analysis consumers and firms behavior, Seeking, procesing and assesment econ, informations, part. via internet
mathematics knowledge - high school, standard level of use PC and internet

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance assessment

Lectures: Particular project; Test 30 min ? basic themes of course individual project - rewiev of economic book (min 7 ps) Classes: a) paticular presentation of e-task according to RVP G (Market economy) b) of one's own economical databasis from e-sources (Czech Statistical Office, Eurostat etc.)
Recommended literature
  • Český statistický úřad
  • Dobešová. L. et al.:. Společenské vědy pro střední školy - 3.díl - Učebnice - 2. vydání, Didactis, 2014.
  • Frank, R. H. česky Mikroekonomie a chování, Nakladatelství Svoboda, 1996..
  • Hejtman, P. . Základy pro porozumění tržní ekonomice. Základní kniha. České Budějovice, 2006. aktual. e-verze;pdf; PF JU 2013,
  • Hejtman, P. Základy pro porozumění tržní ekonomice. Studijní metodika. České Budějovice, 2006. aktual. e-verze;pdf; PF JU 2015,
  • Samuelson, P. A. - Nordhaus, W. D. Ekonomie; český překlad 13. vydání: Nakladatelství Svoboda, 1992, 1995; 18. vydání Svoboda 2008, 2010..
  • Švarcová, J. Učebnice - Ekonomie stručný přehled 2019/2020, CEED 2019 (roční aktualizace).
  • Vlček J.:. Ekonomie a ekonomika. 2009.

Study plans that include the course
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