Course: Microeconomics

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Course title Microeconomics
Course code KSV/MIEX
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
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
Lecturer(s)
  • Hejtman Pavel, PhDr. CSc.
Course content
Content changes reserved 1. Introduction - What is economics? (IP 16-18 21/PF Šebeš) 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 (IP 14 26/2b) 6. Supply and business organisation 7. Economic views at firm 8. Basic information about accounting 9. Firms and market - view of microeconomic theory (IP 14 26/2b) 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 - 39 hours per semester
  • Preparation for classes - 50 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
Prerequisites
standard level of use PC and internet

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance assessment, Test

Particular project; Test
Recommended literature
  • Frank, R. H.:. Microeconomics and Behavior, McGraw-Hill, Inc. 1993, NY; česky Mikroekonomie a chování, Nakladatelství Svoboda, 1996.
  • Hejtman, P. Základy pro porozumění tržní ekonomice. Základní kniha. České Budějovice, 2006. ISBN 80-7040-932-0.
  • Hejtman, P. Základy pro pporozumění tržní ekonomice. Studijní metodika. České Budějovice, 2006. ISBN 80-7040-932-0.
  • Jurečka V. a kol. Mikroekonomie. Grada Publishing, 2013.
  • Samuelson, P. A. - Nordhaus, W. D. Economics, 13, 17 th eds., česky 13. vyd. Svoboda 1992, 1995.
  • Samuelson, P. A. - Nordhaus, W. D. Ekonomie, 18th. ed., česky Praha 2007. Praha, 2007.
  • Vlček, J.:. Ekonomie a ekonomika, 4., zcela přepracované vydání, Praha, Wolters Kluwer 2009.


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): Introductory teacher training course in social sciences (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Winter
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Introductory teacher training course in social sciences (3) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Winter
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Introductory teacher training course in social sciences (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Winter