International Business Studies FT
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Contemporary issues in Finance

level of course unit


Learning outcomes of course unit

Students will be able to comfortably classify and competently answer current questions about articles and issues in the financial industry from scientific journals as well as practical projects.

prerequisites and co-requisites


course contents

Through a project the methods of financial theory as well as those of financial market econometrics will be applied to real-world problems. The inter-disciplinary approach of the project will serve to cement the material learnt in other courses and will promote implementation skills, which are extremely important in professional life.

recommended or required reading

Literature depending on the semester topic

assessment methods and criteria

Scientific paper and/or presentation

language of instruction


number of ECTS credits allocated


planned learning activities and teaching methods

Lecture, group work, presentation and task discussion

semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered


name of lecturer(s)

Dipl.-Kffr., Dr. Galkiewicz Dominika

year of study

2nd year

recommended optional program components

not specified

course unit code


type of course unit


mode of delivery

In-class course

work placement(s)

not applicable