Institute: Szervezési és Vezetési Intézet (1081 Budapest, Népszínház u. 8.) Credit: 2
Type of classes: Nappali Language: angol Semester: 2015/16/2
 
Level: ERASMUS; Kritérium tárgy;
 
Responsible Teacher: Dr. Takácsné Prof. Dr. György Katalin Teacher(s): Dr. Takácsné Prof. Dr. György Katalin; Dr. Takácsné Prof. Dr. György Katalin;
Consultations (total/week): Heti Lectures: 2 Practice lectures: 2 Labs: 0 Consultations: 0
 
Type of Exam: félévközi jegy
 
Aim of the subject: The aim of the course is to explore businesses from a contingencialist point of view; relations to their environment along with their internal processes. The
general characteristics, such as the work and power structures, business functions of organisations, questions of resource management from wider aspect, value
creating processes and financial aspects of investment strategies and general operations are also discussed.
Requirements during the semester
(homeworks, essays,
excercises, teamworks,
presentations,
part and final
oral/written exam etc.):
During the semester it is required an assey and presentation on a special topic of business economics (6-8 pages, min 10 minutes) and to present a case study
characterising an enterprise (15-20 pages, following the requirements of the closing thesis.)
 
Week of
semester
Topics of lectures/practices
1. Elõadás: Organisational objectives - business organisations
Gyakorlat: Case study based on literature - general economic environment
2. Elõadás: Theory of firms
Gyakorlat: Theory of Costs
3. Elõadás: Production, value chain
Gyakorlat: Profit and economic variables I.
4. Elõadás: Business environment - macro
Gyakorlat: Profit and economic variables II.
5. Elõadás: International business environment - globalisation
Gyakorlat: Macro environment analysis methods (PEST, PESTEL, STEEP)
6. Elõadás: Micro-level business environment
Gyakorlat: Micro-level business environment - the five forces of competition
7. Elõadás: Micro-level business environment
Gyakorlat: Micro-level business environment - resource analysis, resource management
8. Elõadás: Financial statements. Capital structure.Role of foriegn capital.
"Gyakorlat:Presentations I
Cost and profit analysis
"
9. Elõadás: Investment decisions, Cost and profit analysis
Gyakorlat: Investment decisions, Cost and profit analysis - calculations
10. Elõadás: Organisational structures
Gyakorlat: Presentations II
11. Elõadás: Life cycle of the enterprise and its finances
Gyakorlat: Presentaitons III
12. Elõadás: Competitiveness - marketing aspects of business operations
Gyakorlat: Core competencies
13. Elõadás: Change and change strategies in organisations
Gyakorlat: Managing of business risks
14. Elõadás: Corporate social responsibility - role of managers
Gyakorlat: Presentations IV
 
Type of evaluation,
repetition, calculation
of grade, etc.
assey and presentation on a special topic of business economics (6-8 pages, min 10 minutes): 30 %; case study characterising an enterprise (15-20 pages, following the requirements of the closing thesis): 30 %, closing (written exa): 40 %.
Type of evaluation,
repetition, calculation
of grade, etc.
Two individual papers presented during the semester and a written closing exam.
 
Compulsory literature: Campbell - Craig (2005) Organisations and the Business Environment, Routledge.
Suggested literature: Turèeková,N. – Svetlanská, T. – Takács I. (2016): Business Economics – International V4 Studies. Nitra. International Visegrad Fund´s, Visegrad University
Studies Grant No. 61200004. 109. p
Materials and ppt-s given during the semester.
Methods of
quality assurance
of the subject :
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