Course: Microeconomics I

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Course title Microeconomics I
Course code KSV/7E1Z
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.
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 and Supply in microeconomy 5. Demand, economic utility and consumer behaviour 6. Supply and business organisation 7. Economic views at firm 8. Basic information about accounting 9. Firms and market - view of microeconomic theory 10. Pricing of productive factors 11. Wages nad labor market (IP 16-18 21/PF Šebeš) 12. Capital, interest and profit Appendix: Topical issues of microeconomics

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming), Work with text (with textbook, with book), E-learning
  • Class attendance - 28 hours per semester
  • Preparation for classes - 60 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
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.
Understanding economic principles of human action, capability of basic econ. analysis consumers and firms behavior, Seeking, procesing and assesment econ, informations, part. via internet
Standard level of use PC and internet

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance assessment, Test, Seminar work

Particular project; Test 30 min Lectures: 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
  • Elektronické datové zdroje. Český statistický úřad. Elektronické datové zdroje: Český statistický úřad .
  • Frank, R. H. Mikroekonomie a chování, Nakladatelství Svoboda, 1996..
  • Hejtman, P. Základy pro porozumění tržní ekonomice. Studijní metodika. České Budějovice, 2006. aktual. e-verze;pdf; PF JU 2015.
  • Hejtman, P. Základy pro porozumění tržní ekonomice. Základní kniha. České Budějovice, 2006. aktual. e-verze;pdf; PF JU 2013.
  • Samuelson, P. A. - Nordhaus, W. D. Ekonomie; český překlad 13. vydání: Nakladatelství Svoboda, 1992, 1995; 18. vydání Svoboda 2008, 2010. 2008.
  • Švarcová, J. Učebnice ? Ekonomie stručný přehled 2020/2021, CEED 2020.
  • Vlček J. Ekonomie a ekonomika. 2009.

Study plans that include the course
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