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Overall Description and Timetable

The following preparatory courses aim to strengthen your academic background needed to succeed in our degree programs. You will go over some of the basic notions of International Accounting and International Business Law. Moreover, you will have the opportunity to improve your skills necessary to approach the core courses in Economics and Statistics.

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General Timetable, Preparatory Courses/Seminars


4-14 September 2017, Rooms 0.01 and 0.05

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Week 1

September 4th

September  5th

September 6th

September  7th

September 8th

10am -2pm
Room 0.01

Statistics

10am -2pm
Room 0.01

Statistics

homework homework

homework 

3pm - 5pm
Room 0.01

Accounting

3pm - 6pm
Room 0.01

Accounting

homework

homework 

3pm - 7pm
Room 0.05

Business Law

Week 2

September 11th

September  12th

September  13th

September
14th

September 15rth

9am -12pm
Room 0.01

Economics

9am -11pm
Room 0.05

Economics

homework homework

9am -12pm
Room 0.05

Economics

3pm - 7pm
Room 0.05

Business Law
homework

3pm - 6pm
Room 0.05

Accounting

 homework

Accounting

Professor Benedetta Cuozzo

Course content:

  1. The accounting cycle and its main characteristics;
  2. The recording process;
  3. The path to match the accounting cycle and the recording process;
  4. How to draw up an annual report (balance sheet): basic principles

Lectures Timetable:

  • Monday, September 4th (3 pm-5pm), Room 0.01
  • Wednesday, September 5th (3pm-6pm), Room 0.01
  • Wednesday, September 13th (3pm-6pm), Room 0.05

Didactic materials:

Jerry J. Weygandt, Accounting Principles, Wiley, 2008 9th edition, (or other edition), Chapters 1,2,3 and 4.

 

Business Law

Professor Corrado Bocci

Course content:

  1. Business Formations, the Agent/Principal Relationship and their Liabilities to Third Parties
  2. Types of Business Organizations, General Partnerships, Limited Partnerships, Franchises
  3. Corporations, Shareholders, Board of directors, Officers, Other Employees
  4. Termination of the Corporation. Italian legal system

Lectures Timetable:

  • Friday, September 8th (3 pm-7pm), Room 0.05
  • Monday, September 11th (3pm-7pm), Room 0.05

Didactic materials:

  • Robert W. Emerson, J.D., Business Law, Barron’s, 5th edition, 2009, chapters 14, 15,16 and 17;
  • Italian Business Law, Alessandro De Nicola, Marco Carone, Egea, 2008, chapters 1 (p. 3-22) and 3 (p. 35-41).

 

Economics

Professor Vera Gurtovaya

Course content:

  1. Supply and Demand. Rational consumer choice: budget constraint, indifference curves, utility maximization.
  2. Production and costs in the short run: total, marginal and average functions.
  3. Perfect competition and monopoly.
  4. Fundamentals of macroeconomics: GDP and its components.

Lectures Timetable:

  • Monday, September 11th (9am-12pm), Room 0.01
  • Tuesday, September 12th (9am-12pm), Room 0.05
  • Friday, September 15th (9am-12pm), Room 0.05

Didactic materials:

  • Frank, Robert H., Microeconomics and Behavior, McGraw Hill – 7th edition, Chapters 2, 3, 9, 10, 11 and 12;
  • Earl, P. and T. Wakeley, Business Economics: a Contemporary Approach, McGraw Hill Education, Chapter 12. (Reading of chapter 13 is also suggested).

 

Statistics

Professor Davide Passaretti

Course content:

  1. Numerical Descriptive Measures and Graphical Representation of Data;
  2. Discrete and Continuous Distributions;
  3. Sampling and Sampling Distributions;
  4. Point Estimation and Confidence Interval Estimation.

Lectures Timetable:

  • Monday, September 4th (10am-2pm), Room 0.01
  • Tuesaday, September 5th (10am-2pm), Room 0.01

Didactic materials:

Berenson M.L., Levine D.M. and Krehbiel T.C., Basic Business Statistics, Pearson, 13th edition (or previous editions), Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8.

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[Ultima modifica: venerdì 28 luglio 2017]