Course Information
FacultySocial and Economic Sciences
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorKyriaki Kosmidou
Course ID600000323

Programme of Study: UPS School of Economics (2013-today)

Registered students: 380
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
OIKONOMIASElective Courses belonging to the other743
DIOIKĪSĪ EPICΗEIRĪSEŌNElective Course belonging to the selected specialization (Elective Specialization Course)743

Class Information
Academic Year2023 – 2024
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
Course Type 2021
Specialization / Direction
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
By the end of this course, students will get used to the financial statements of financial institutions. They will be able to go through a financil anaysis through the calculation and evaluation of financial ratios. They will get used with the meanings of banking supervision and they will be able to calculate the capital adequacy based on Basel rules.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work in teams
  • Be critical and self-critical
Course Content (Syllabus)
Topics that will be covered during this course include the financial system, the role of banks into the financial system, the basic operations of banks, analysis of banking financial statements, evaluation of the efficiency of banking institutions.
financial institutions, financial statements, financial ratios, Basel, capital adequacy
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
The teaching of the course is done through power point. Students can communicate by email or during office hours.
Course Organization
Written assigments281
Student Assessment
The final grade includes the final written exam
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Saunders, Cornett, "Διοίκηση Χρηματοπιστωτικών ιδρυμάτων και διαχείριση κινδύνων", Επ. Επιμέλεια Γ. Χαρδούβελησ, Εμ. Τσιριτάκης, Εκδόσεις Broken Hill, 2017
Additional bibliography for study
 Casu B., Girardone c., Molyneux Ph., "Εισαγωγή στην Τραπεζική", Επ. Επιμέλεια Κυριακή Κοσμίδου, Εκδόσεις Τζιόλα, 2017 Νούλας Αθανάσιος, Χρήμα και Τράπεζες, Εκδόσεις Ανικούλα-Αλεξικος Ο.Ε., 2015 Αγγελόπουλος Π., «Τράπεζες και χρηματοπιστωτικό σύστημα», Εκδόσεις Σταμούλη, 2008  Προβόπουλος Γ., Καπόπουλος Π., “Η Δυναμική του Χρηματοοικονομικού Συστήματος”, Εκδόσεις Κριτική, 2001  Κόντος Γ., “Λογιστική Τραπεζών”, Εκδόσεις ΔιπλοΓραφία, Αθήνα, 2007  Bessis J., ‘Risk management in Banking’, Second Edition, Wiley, 2002  Hefferman S., “Modern Banking in Theory and Practice”, John Wiley and Sons, 1996  Koch T., “Bank Management”, Third Edition, The Dryden Press, 1995  Rose P., “Commercial bank management”, Fifth Edition, McGraw-Hill, 2002  Saunders A., “Financial Institutions Management-A modern perspective”, McGraw Hill Editions, 2002  Sinkey J.F., “Commercial bank financial management”, sixth edition, Pearson Education, 2002
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