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Course, academic year 2023/2024
Financial Management - AM501012
Title: Financial Management
Guaranteed by: Department of Economics and Management (837)
Faculty: Central University Departments of UCT Prague
Actual: from 2023
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:6
E-Credits: winter s.:6
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/2, C+Ex [HT]
Capacity: unknown / 30 (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Vlachý Jan doc. Ing. Ph.D.
Čámská Dagmar Ing. Ph.D.
Scholleová Hana doc. RNDr. Ing. Ph.D.
Interchangeability : M501012
Is interchangeable with: M501012
This subject contains the following additional online materials
Students will be taught essential theories and techniques used in corporate financial management, based primarily on intrinsic valuation, capital budgeting and financial planning. They will be capable of solving applications in strategic, as well as working capital management.
Last update: Vlachý Jan (13.01.2021)

R: VLACHÝ, J. Corporate Finance. Praha: Leges, 2018.

R: VLACHÝ, J. Corporate Finance: Exercises. 2nd ed. Praha: Leges, 2018.

A: EHRHARDT, M.C., BRIGHAM, E.F. Financial Management: Theory and Practice. 13th ed. Mason: S-W Cengage, 2011.

A: DAMODARAN, A. Applied Corporate Finance. 4th ed. Hoboken: John Wiley, 2015.

Last update: Vlachý Jan (15.09.2020)
Requirements to the exam - Czech

ZK – závěrečná písemná zkouška

Z – prezentace ve třídě, aktivita při cvičeních

Last update: Vlachý Jan (12.09.2023)

1. Introduction, Role of Financial Management

2. Financial Statements and Financial Ratios

3. The Time Value of Money and its Application

4. Risk and Return, Diversification, Capital Asset Pricing Model

5. Intrinsic Valuation, its Application for Bonds and Stocks

6. Cost of Capital and the Discount Rate

7. Capital Budgeting Assessment Criteria

8. Capital Budgeting Cash Flow Projections

9. Addressing Cash Flow Uncertainty – Sensitivity and Scenario Analyses, Real Options

10. Working Capital Management

11. Financial Planning

12. Financing Policies

13. Financing Techniques and Instruments

14. Conclusions, Follow-up

Last update: Botek Marek (09.01.2020)
Course completion requirements

Ex/ZK – final written exam / závěrečná písemná zkouška

Cr/Z – in-class presentations, seminar work / prezentace ve třídě, aktivita při cvičeních

Last update: Vlachý Jan (15.09.2020)
Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Obhajoba individuálního projektu 0.1 3
Účast na přednáškách 1 28
Příprava na přednášky, semináře, laboratoře, exkurzi nebo praxi 1.5 42
Práce na individuálním projektu 0.9 25
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 1.5 42
Účast na seminářích 1 28
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