Course: Banking and Monetary Economics 1

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Course title Banking and Monetary Economics 1
Course code KMA/B1E
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Exercise
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Bohanesová Eva, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Sapara Jan, Ing.
Course content
1. Fundamentals and theoretical definition of money, functions of money. History of banking. 2. Bank as an entrepreneurial subject and its specialities. 3. Banking activites. 4. Banking licence, the principal of unified banking licence in EU. Organization of a bank, operating demands. 5. Banking supervision, remedial measure. 6. Banking secret, deposit insurance fund. 7. Fundamentals and kinds of financial markets. 8. Balance sheet of a commercial bank and its specialities. 9. Core capital, capital adequacy, returns and costs. 10. Types and kinds of the risk of banking business. 11. Main principles of a commercial bank control. 12. Assets and liabilities control.

Learning activities and teaching methods
  • Preparation for the Course Credit - 39 hours per semester
  • Homework for Teaching - 13 hours per semester
  • Attendace - 39 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
To gain knowledge of history and economic conception of banking, bank activities and legal regulations of Czech banking according to The Law 21/1992 Sb.
Knowledge To know history of banking and legal regulations of Czech banking (The Law 21/1992 Sb.), to be acquainted with bank activities.
Knowledge of Czech and international history; basic knowledge of accounting - advantage.

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance

Credit: Active participation in the seminars, succcesful finishing of given tasks.
Recommended literature
  • Odborný měsíčník Bankovnictví.
  • Zákon č. 21/1992 Sb. o bankách v aktuálním znění.
  • Dvořák. (2005). Bankovnictví pro bankéře a klienty. Linde.
  • kolektiv autorů. (2005). Bankovnictví. Bankovní institut.
  • Palouček a kol. (2006). Bankovnictví. C.H.Beck.
  • Revenda a kol. (2005). Peněžní ekonomie a bankovnictví. Management Press.
  • Revenda Z. (2012). Peněžní ekonomie a bankovnictví. Praha.

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