Course Details

Economy of Investments

Academic Year 2024/25

NVB033 course is part of 1 study plan

NPC-SIM Winter Semester 2nd year

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Language of instruction



4 credits



Forms and criteria of assessment

course-unit credit

Offered to foreign students

Not to offer

Course on BUT site


13 weeks, 1 hours/week, elective


1. Investment and economic growth, types of investment opportunities. 2. Theoretical assumptions for assessing the economic efficiency of investments, time value of money. 3. Technical and Economic Study of the Investment Project - feasibility study. 4. Specification of revenues and costs in each life cycle of a construction project. 5. Financing of construction investment projects, resources and costs. 6-7. Creation of documents for economic evaluation of investment projects, determination of cash flows 8.-9. Economic analysis of investment projects - calculations of NPV, IRR, LCC and their interpretation. 10. Analysis of profitability, critical cost point, sensitivity and probability analysis.


13 weeks, 1 hours/week, compulsory


1. Basic ratios for evaluation of the economic efficiency of investment. 2. Calculation of depriciation. 3. Analysis of uncertainties – profitability, sensitivity and probability analysis. 4. Assignment of project – production of wooden windows. 5. Continuation of project – resources of business plan financing. 6. Continuation of project – profit and loss statement, cash flow statement. 7. Optimization of financial resources – credit, leasing, bonds. 8. Continuation of optimization of financial resources. 9. Credit test. 10. Credit.