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General information:
Name:
Issues in Global Economy
Course of study:
2017/2018
Code:
ZZP-2-010-ZK-n
Faculty of:
Management
Study level:
Second-cycle studies
Specialty:
Human Resources Management
Field of study:
Management
Semester:
0
Profile of education:
Academic (A)
Lecture language:
English
Form and type of study:
Part-time studies
Course homepage:
 
Responsible teacher:
dr hab, prof. AGH Preisner Leszek (preisner@zarz.agh.edu.pl)
Academic teachers:
dr hab, prof. AGH Preisner Leszek (preisner@zarz.agh.edu.pl)
Module summary

- To get to know present economic issues worldwide.
- To enlarge and advance English terminology in Management / Management and Production Engineering.
- To participate in discussion on global economic problems.
- To get to know International Business Culture.

Description of learning outcomes for module
MLO code Student after module completion has the knowledge/ knows how to/is able to Connections with FLO Method of learning outcomes verification (form of completion)
Social competence
M_K001 Is able to cooperate in preparation of investemt projects oriented to sustainable development ZP2A_K07, ZP2A_K10 Activity during classes,
Presentation
Skills
M_U001 Is able to identify and interpretate the most important data concerning global economic problems for industrial development ZP2A_U03 Test,
Presentation
Knowledge
M_W001 Knows present problems in global scale ZP2A_W02, ZP2A_W03 Test,
Presentation
M_W002 Knows basic terms in Economics, Management and Environmental Management ZP2A_W05, ZP2A_W03 Activity during classes,
Test
FLO matrix in relation to forms of classes
MLO code Student after module completion has the knowledge/ knows how to/is able to Form of classes
Lecture
Audit. classes
Lab. classes
Project classes
Conv. seminar
Seminar classes
Pract. classes
Zaj. terenowe
Zaj. warsztatowe
Others
E-learning
Social competence
M_K001 Is able to cooperate in preparation of investemt projects oriented to sustainable development - + - - - - - - - - -
Skills
M_U001 Is able to identify and interpretate the most important data concerning global economic problems for industrial development - + - - - - - - - - -
Knowledge
M_W001 Knows present problems in global scale + - - - - - - - - - -
M_W002 Knows basic terms in Economics, Management and Environmental Management + - - - - - - - - - -
Module content
Lectures:
Fundamental issues in global economy

1. Introduction – Mile stones of global issues in a history of our civilization.
2. Scales of economic activity. Tendency to international economic integration.
3. Economic disintegration and economic separation.
4. Present international integration organizations.
5. Rich and poor regions in global scale. Human Development Index.
6. Unexplored regions worldwide and space programs.
7. Mineral Economics and Management. Demography and economic problems.
8. Perspectives for the future.

Auditorium classes:
Selected issues in global economy

1. Present international integration organizations.
2. Unexplored regions worldwide and space programs.
3. Mineral Economics and Management. Demography and economic problems.
4. Selected problems world’s economy.

Student workload (ECTS credits balance)
Student activity form Student workload
Summary student workload 128 h
Module ECTS credits 5 ECTS
Participation in lectures 14 h
Participation in auditorium classes 14 h
Preparation for classes 40 h
Preparation of a report, presentation, written work, etc. 30 h
Realization of independently performed tasks 30 h
Additional information
Method of calculating the final grade:

To get a positive grade (3.0 sufficient, and more) student has to pass test exam and attend at least five of eight meetings (exercises). More ambition students who would like to get higher grade than 4.0 (good) must prepare and present orally, in front of our class, one global problem of economic, social, technical, environmental or cultural nature.

Prerequisites and additional requirements:

none

Recommended literature and teaching resources:

1. Pindor Tadeusz, Preisner Leszek, World Coal Sector Restructuring due to Sustainable Development, [in:] 21st World Mining Congress New Challenges and Visions for Mining, Ed. J. Kicki & E.J. Sobczyk, A Balkema Book, CRC Press Taylor & Francis Group, London 2008, pp. 155-163.

Scientific publications of module course instructors related to the topic of the module:

1. Pindor Tadeusz, Preisner Leszek, World Coal Sector Restructuring due to Sustainable Development, [in:] 21st World Mining Congress New Challenges and Visions for Mining, Ed. J. Kicki & E.J. Sobczyk, A Balkema Book, CRC Press Taylor & Francis Group, London 2008, pp. 155-163.

Additional information:

Student could ask for consultation in case of his absence