Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Banking and Financial Institutions IKT 451 7 3 + 0 3 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish / English
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. MUSTAFA ÇALIŞIR
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants Research assistants
Course Category Other
Course Objective The aim of this course is to provide introductory survey of the principles of banking and financial institutions. Course focuses on recognizing the banking organizations and other financial institutions and providing framework to study the role of financial system in economic activity. Furthermore, it gives education on origins of banking from historical times to the present day, development efforts, functions of other financial institutions and financial intermediaries, and their impact on overall economic activities.
Course Content To recognize and define the functions and roles of financial system, banking system within financial system and its operations: introductory survey of the principles, functions, kinds, operations
deposit services, deposit accounts, instruments, payment flows of banking. To assess the relationship between real economy and financial sector, funds flows, foreign exchange markets, exchange rate behavior, Credit Instruments and Credit Markets ,risks and its management; the role of the Central Bank in the Banking System with special emphasis on management and its balance sheet,
liquidity in the local environment and the impact of central Bank controls and Banking Laws on Bank Portfolio Management, banks balance sheet and asset-liability management, banking free interest and other financial institutions
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Explain basic concepts of financial system and elucidate the financial system within the economic system , , , , , , , , , ,
2 List the actors of financial system and its functions within the financial system , , , , , , , , , ,
3 Explain functions of institutions within the financial system and its activity , , , , , , , , , ,
4 Compare the mechanism of traditional and modern financial system and its institutions , , , , , , , , , ,
5 Express the evaluation of banking and financial institutions , , , , , , , , , ,
6 Elucidate the relationships between banking and other financial institutions with economic agent and real economy , , , , , , , , , ,
7 List the activities of banking and other financial institutions , , , , , , , , , ,
8 Analyze of financial instruments and institutions in terms of effectiveness , , , , , , , , , ,
9 Interpret the operations of central banking , , , , , , , , , ,
10 Explain the relations of domestic banking and other financial institutions with international institutions , , , , , , , , , ,
11 Explain organizational form of banking and other financial institutions , , , , , , , , , ,
12 Evaluate credit demands and make risk following and productivity analysis in banking system. , , , , , , , , , ,
13 Possess adequate knowledge about nonbank financial transacations. , , , , , , , , , ,
14 Possess sufficient knowledge about nonbank financial institutions. , , , , , , , , , ,
15 Possess sufficient knowledge about insurance companies,pension funds, investment companies and investment funds. , , , , , , , , , ,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Methodology; definition of the financial markets; its importance and influence overall level of economic activity
2 Basic concepts; the theory on monetary system, control of money supply; Financial system and financial institutions, money and capital market and asymmetric information
3 Central banking, its historical backgrounds, origins, managements, rules, functions, and deputes on central bank independency
4 Central banking in Turkey and balance sheet analysis and linkage between its operations and money market and real economy, Banking Laws, the impact of central Bank controls to the markets
5 Principles of banking; definition of money; supply and demand for money; commercial banking and other financial intermediaries; banking; laws and regulations, its historical backgrounds, origins, , functions
6 Working capital management. Topics covered include the management of deposits, cash and liquidity, credit analysis and lending, investment and trust operations, capital investment decisions, capital, financial depth and financial innovations
7 Banking operations structure and financing decisions means of payment technological renewal in banking
8 Analyzing banking balance sheet, focusing on ratio analysis to measure and analyze the performance of banking operations
9 Banking and stock exchange in Turkey; its historical backgrounds, origins, managements, rules; linkages between money market, real economy and central banking Banking Laws, regulations, organizations, Financial institutions in Turkey important issues re
10 Midterm exam
11 credit analysis and lending, investment and trust operations, behavior and risk management in banking Risk analysis techniques concern or process, monitor the results, regulation and deregulation of operations
12 Internationalizations in banking, determinants, operations, financial intermediaries sources and instruments of international operations export and import transactions international security markets, stock and bond valuation, Multinational capital budge
13 The role of non bank financial intermediaries and instruments Factoring, forfaiting, Leasing, securitization
14 The role of non bank financial intermediaries its operations finance companies and their regulation, investment affiliate, mutual fund
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 The students are gained the ability to look at the problems of daily life from a broader perspective. They gain the needed skills not only to understand the economic problems but also to construct a model and defend in meaningful way.
2 They have knowledge about the microeconomic theory.
3 They have knowledge about the macroeconomic theory.
4 They have knowledge about the international economic theory.
5 They have ability to use mathematical and statistical methods. X
6 They have ability to utilize fundamental econometric theories to provide economic problems. X
7 They are intended to be expert in one of non departmental fields that they choose from the list of marketing, management, human resources management, corporate finance, public administration, and tourism management. X
8 They are intended to be expert in one of departmental fields that they choose from the list of public finance, agricultural, environmental, natural resources, labor economics, economics of industrial organization, economics of property rights, international finance, money and banking, economic growth and development. X
9 They have necessary knowledge of law and related skills that needed in both public and private sector.
10 They have necessary accountancy skills that needed in both public and private sector.
11 They have written and oral communication skills in a foreign language as well as in their native language.
12 They know how to use computer programs in both daily office usage and statistical data evaluations.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 85
1. Kısa Sınav 5
1. Ödev 5
2. Kısa Sınav 5
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 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Quiz 2 2 4
Assignment 1 5 5
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 125
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5
dersAKTSKredisi 5