Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
International Commerce SAU 558 0 2 + 0 2 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. HAKAN TUNAHAN
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants

Arş. Gör. Büşra GEZİKOL

Course Category
Course Objective

It is aimed to give information about the basic theories and institutions related to international trade in the course. Besides; describing the technical transactions of the issues such as int´l capital & goods flows, logistics and banking are studied.

Course Content

The course includes the titles as The Definitions and Theories of International Trade, Foreign Exchange Markets, Balance of Payments, Customs Union Treaty Between Turkey and EU, Forms of Delivery, Methods of Payment, Documents Used in Foreign Trade Transactions and Customs Legislation and Procedures.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Understanding the definitions and theories of international trade Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Testing, Homework,
2 Analyzing foreign exchange markets and balance of payment Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Testing, Homework,
3 Learning the basic functions of institutions in int´l trade Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Testing, Homework,
4 Analyzing the contributions of Customs Union Treaty Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Testing, Homework,
5 Evaluating the Forms of Delivery, Payment and the Documents Used in Foreign Trade Transactions
6 Analyzing the customs legislation and procedures
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 The Definitions of International Trade
2 The Theories of International Trade
3 Foreign Exchange Markets
4 Balance of Payments
5 Fundamental Institutions in International Trade
6 Customs Union Treaty Between Turkey and EU
7 Forms of Delivery in International Trade
8 Methods of Payment in International Trade
9 Methods of Payment in International Trade
10 MIDTERM EXAM
11 Documents Used in Foreign Trade Transactions
12 Documents Used in Foreign Trade Transactions
13 Customs Legislation and Procedures
14 Customs Legislation and Procedures
Resources
Course Notes <p>Textbook of the Instructor</p>
Course Resources

1) Öztürk, Nazım, Dış Ticaret, Ekin Yayınevi, 2012
2) Bedestenci, Çetin; Canıtez, Murat, Dış Ticaret İşlemler ve Uygulamalar, Gazi Kitabevi, 2012
3) Çelik, Kenan; Kalaycı, Cemalettin ;Sandalcılar, Ali Rıza, Dış Ticaret İşlemleri Yönetimi, Murathan Yayınevi, 2011
4) Melemen, Mehmet, Uluslararası Ticaret İşlemleri, Türkmen Kitabevi, 2012
5) Ekşi, İbrahim Halil , A´dan Z´ye Dış Ticaret Uygulamaları, NOBEL Akademik Yayıncılık, 2012
6) Durukanoğlu, Nihayet, Dış Ticaret Dünyası, Beta Yayınevi, 2008

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 70
1. Kısa Sınav 30
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 3 3
Quiz 2 6 12
Assignment 1 3 3
Final examination 1 2 2
Total Workload 116
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.64
dersAKTSKredisi 5