Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Cost and Benefit Analysis MLY 352 6 3 + 0 3 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi NURULLAH ALTUN
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants Arş.Gör. Fatih Yardımcıoğlu, Arş.Gör. Hakan Yavuz
Course Category
Course Objective providing necessary knowledge about Fundamentals of cost and benefit analysis
Course Content Fundamentals of cost and benefit analysis, Decision making, Shadow prices, Un-marketed goods
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Student explains the concept of present value and computes it , , , ,
2 Student distinguishes the characteristics of public and private investments , , , ,
3 Student comprehends public benefits and costs , , , ,
4 Student comprehends the scenarios cost-benefit analysts apply under different assumptions , , , , ,
5 Student evaluates distributional considerations of government investments , , , ,
6 Student comprehends social discount rate , , , ,
7 Student comprehends the importance of shadow pricing in cost-benefit analysis , , , ,
8 Student comprhends the improtance of uncertainty in government investments and analyzes its effects , , , , ,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Fundamentals of cost and benefit analysis
2 Decision making
3 Rational behaviour I
4 Rational behaviour II
5 Present value
6 Discount rate
7 Mid-term Exam
8 Shadow prices
9 Un-marketed goods
10 Cost of project
11 Finance of project
12 Probabilities
13 Prospect theory
14 General discussion
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To understand evaluate and comment about economic and fiscal subjects, to equip students with enough skills to solve fiscal problems.
2 To have theoretical knowledge about public economics, fiscal theory, fiscal administration of public sector and budget theory.
3 To demonstrate an understanding of taxation process, calculations of tax burden, etc.
4 An ability to understand subjects of public expenditure and public debt
5 To equip student with the knowledge of law, economics and public finance which will help their employment both in public and private sector
6 Improve strategically approach and provide skills to use statistical research
7 Improve communications and leader skills
8 Teach a foreign language
9 To provide social and ethical values
10 To have knowledge of IT technologies on the subject of public finance
11 Improve communications skills in general.
12 Has enough awareness of the universality of social rights, social justice, quality and cultural values, environmental protection and occupational health and safety
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 70
1. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 2 32
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Quiz 2 10 20
Assignment 1 10 10
Performance Task (Laboratory) 1 10 10
Total Workload 114
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.56
dersAKTSKredisi 5