Course syllabus U15-0053-I - EU Policy in the Field of Enterprise Support (FESRD - SS 2019/2020)

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Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
Faculty of European Studies and Regional Development
Course unit code:
Course unit title:
EU Policy in the Field of Enterprise Support
Level of study:
Course supervisor:
Supervising department:
Regional Development and Policies of the EU - master (elective), 2. semester
Regional Development and Policies of the EU - master (elective), 2. semester
Regional Development and Policies of the EU - master (elective), 2. semester
Teaching hours per week:
2/1 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Planned learning activities and teaching methods : Lectures 26 lessons
Seminars 14 lessons
Excursions, Field practices 4 lessons
Semestral work 20 lessons
Individual work 40 lessons
Mode of delivery (face-to-face, distance learning):
full-time, attendance method, part-time, attendance method
Mode of completion and ECTS credits allocated:
Exam (4 credits)
Prerequisites for registration:
Assesment methods :
Test(60%), seminary work or project(40%)
Objectives and learning outcomes of the course unit:
The objective of the subject is to provide students with information on the policy of small and medium enterprices of the European Union with stress to learn the promotion possibilities and how to use the financial sources of this policy measures.After completion of the subject the student is able to apply knowledge by the preparation of the basic project preparation requirements for business support.
Course contents:
The subject focus on business support through funds and other instruments of the European Union. Subject defines the business environment in the EU, the position of SMEs in the EU economy and Slovakia, evaluates the quality of the business environment, the opportunities, but also the barriers standing in the way of its further development. Subject is mainly focused on small and medium enterprises in the EU and to inform EU policy in support of small and medium enterprises. Also brings more opportunities and business opportunities for the EU internal market.
Recommended or required reading:
SCHWARCZ, P. -- FEKETE, P. -- RUMANOVSKÁ, Ľ. -- SCHWARCZOVÁ, L. -- FIĽA, M. -- TAKÁČ, I. -- TÓTHOVÁ, V. -- PÄTOPRSTÝ, M. Programy európskej únie a ich financovanie. Nitra : Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, 2011. 277 p. ISBN 978-80-552-0596-0.

Dvořáček, J. Podpora podnikání. Praha 2003, ISBN 80-245-0502-9
European Commision. 2006. Nová definícia malých a stredných podnikov. Luxeburg: Úrad pre publikácie, 2006. 50 s. ISBN 92-894-7924-8
European Commision. 2013. EU's multiannual financial framework for 2014-2020.
European Commission.2003.Acess to finance of small and medium-sized enterprises..
Majkova, M. 2008. Možnosti financovania malých a stredných podnikov v SR. Bratislava: Tribun, 2008. ISBN 978-80-7399-590-4
Megginson, L. a et.1998. Successful Small Business Management. BPI Irwin 1998, 748pp.ISBN 0-256-05813-X
Národný strategický referenčný rámec SR pre roky 2007-2013
Šiman, J. - Petera, P. 2010. Financování podnikatelských subjektů. Teorie pro praxi. Praha: C.H. Beck, 2010. 192 s. ISBN 978-80-7400-117-8

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Evaluation of course unit:
Assessed students in total: 6

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Name of lecturer(s):
Ing. Milan Fiľa, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
doc. Ing. Ľubica Rumanovská, PhD. (lecturer, person responsible for course)
Supervisor signature and last modification:
28. 5. 2019

Last modification made by Ing. Martin Mastík, PhD. on 05/28/2019.

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