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Syllabus 2019-20 - 11113003 - Business Macroeconomic Environment (Entorno macroeconómico de la empresa)

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DEGREE: Grado en Administración y dirección de empresas
FACULTY: FACULTY OF LAW AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

ACADEMIC YEAR: 2019-20
SYLLABUS
1. COURSE BASIC INFORMATION
NAME: Business Macroeconomic Environment
CODE: 11113003 ACADEMIC YEAR: 2019-20
LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 3
ECTS CREDITS: 6.0 YEAR: 4 SEMESTER: PC
 
2. LECTURER BASIC INFORMATION
NAME: ALCALÁ OLID, FRANCISCO
DEPARTMENT: U110 - ECONOMIA
FIELD OF STUDY: 225 - ECONOMÍA APLICADA
OFFICE NO.: D3 - 276 E-MAIL: falcala@ujaen.es P: 953212110
WEBSITE: http://www10.ujaen.es/conocenos/departamentos/economia
LANGUAGE: - LEVEL: 3
 
3. CONTENT DESCRIPTION

  • UNIT 1: INTRODUCTION.- THE COMPANY AND ITS ENVIRONMENT

PART ONE: THEORETICAL BLOCK

  • THEME 2: THE TEMPORARY SCOPE OF THE ECONOMIC ACTIVITY
  • THEME 3: THEORETICAL FRAMEWORK OF THE SITUATION ANALYSIS

SECOND PART: PRACTICAL BLOCK

  • THEME 4: METHODOLOGICAL ASPECTS FOR THE FULLFIIMENT OF THE SITUATION ANALYSIS
  • ITEM 5: PRODUCTION AND INTERNAL DEMAND
  • ITEM 6: WORKING MARKET
  • ITEM 7: PRICES AND SALARIES
  • ITEM 8: PUBLIC SECTOR
  • ITEM 9: FOREIGN SECTOR

ITEM 10: MONETARY AND FINANCIAL VARIABLES

4. COURSE DESCRIPTION AND TEACHING METHODOLOGY

Lectures will be dedicated to the exposition of the theoretical aspects of the different topics by the teacher. Practical classes will be dedicated to the exhibition and resolution of the activities carried out by the students individually and / or in groups, as well as to the attendance to the computer room (if the number of students allows it) in order to access to different sources of economic statistical information through the internet. Articles and / or economic videos of interest will also be analysed and discussed.

Students with special educational needs should contact the Student Attention Service (Servicio de Atención y Ayudas al Estudiante) in order to receive the appropriate academic support

5. ASSESSMENT METHODOLOGY

The final grade will be the result of the addition of the marks obtained in the final written test of theoretical-practical content that will be necessary to pass (60%), the activities carried out (30%) and the active participation in class (10%).

6. BOOKLIST
MAIN BOOKLIST:
  • Macroeconomics : a European perspective. Edition: 2nd ed. Author: Blanchard, Olivier. Publisher: Harlow : Pearson, 2013  (Library)