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Course syllabus B1-M - Macroeconomics (FCE - SS 2019/2020)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Civil Engineering
Course unit code: B1-M
Course unit title: Macroeconomics
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 2
Recommended semester/trimester: Building Construction and Architecture - bachelor (semi-compulsory), 6. semester
Hydraulic Engineering and Water Resources Management - bachelor (semi-compulsory), 4. semester
Structural and Transportation Engineering - bachelor (semi-compulsory), 4. semester
Level of study: 1.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The student will acquire knowledge about the basic issues to be encountered in the macro-economic sector. Economic policy is the complex of goals, instruments and measurements of the state which regulate economic life. The aim of society is to reach a high living standard, low rate of unemployment, fair prices and stability in the currency exchange.
Course contents:
- Basic problems of economic organization.Scarcity and problem of choice. Marginal rate of production.
- Types pf economics. Alternative behaviour of coordination of econoic activities.
- Market and market mechanism. Supply, demand and factors wich approach them.
- Basie limitations of functioning of market mechanism.
- Imperfect com petition, formation of monopols and guestions of egality.
- Functions of State in modern economy. Frane of legal regulations. Puplic goods and externalities.
- Macroeconomics policy. Tools and aims of macroegonomics. Aggregate demand and aggregate supply. Gross national product.
- Trends of currency system and modern banking system. Money market, financial market, exchanges.
- International division of labour. International economic integration. European Inion -- begin and adracement.
Recommended or required reading:
Základy trhovej ekonomiky. Bratislava : Elita, 1992. 160 p. ISBN 80-85323-14-1.
SAMUELSON, P A. -- NORDHAUS, W D. Ekonómia I. Bratislava : Bradlo, 1992. 420 p. ISBN 80-7127-030-X.
SAMUELSON, P A. -- NORDHAUS, W D. Ekonómia II. Bratislava : Bradlo, 1992. 550 p. ISBN 80-7127-031-8.
IŠA, J. Národné hospodárstvo. Bratislava : STU v Bratislave, 1995. 263 p. ISBN 80-227-0739-2.
LISÝ, J. Ekonómia: Všeobecná ekonomická teória. Bratislava : Iura Edition, 2002. 507 p. ISBN 80-89047-35-1.

Language of instruction: slovak or english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 217

26,3 %26,3 %20,7 %16,1 %10,6 %0 %
Name of lecturer(s): doc. Ing. Mária Zúbková, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
Last modification: 16. 4. 2019
Supervisor: doc. Ing. Mária Zúbková, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Peter Korčák on 04/16/2019.

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