Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Foreign Trade Finance UTC 421 7 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 Prof.Dr. HAKAN TUNAHAN,
Course Assistants

RA Büşra GARİP

Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective

It is aimed to discuss traditional and new financing techniques over the risks and opportunities that arise during international business transactions.

Course Content

- Risks in International Trade
- Export and Import Loans
- Alternative Financing Techniques in International Trade
- Resources in Foreign Trade Financing
- Risk Reduction Methods in International Trade
- Credit Insurances
- Foreign Trade Financing in Turkey

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Understanding the risks in international trade Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 To be able to understand cash and non-cash loans for foreign trade Discussion, Question-Answer, Lecture, Homework, Testing,
3 To be able to comprehend alternative financing sources for international trade Question-Answer, Lecture, Homework, Testing,
4 To be able to internalize the practices of foreign trade finance in Turkey Discussion, Question-Answer, Lecture, Homework, Testing,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 International Monetary System MADURA, Jeff (2012), ‘International Financial Management I’
2 A Financial Overview of Payment Terms and Incoterms MADURA, Jeff (2012), ‘International Financial Management I’
3 Export Loans MADURA, Jeff (2012), ‘International Financial Management I’
4 Import Loans MADURA, Jeff (2012), ‘International Financial Management I’
5 Alternative Financial Technics: International Factoring, Forfaiting MADURA, Jeff (2012), ‘International Financial Management I’
6 Alternative Financial Technics: International Leasing MADURA, Jeff (2012), ‘International Financial Management I’
7 Alternative Financial Technics: Counter Trade MADURA, Jeff (2012), ‘International Financial Management I’
8 Financial Resources in International Trade Finance: Syndication Loans MADURA, Jeff (2012), ‘International Financial Management I’
9 Financial Resources in International Trade Finance: Rediscount and Acceptance Credits MADURA, Jeff (2012), ‘International Financial Management I’
10 Midterm MADURA, Jeff (2012), ‘International Financial Management I’
11 Risk Mitigating Technics: Future and swap MADURA, Jeff (2012), ‘International Financial Management I’
12 Risk Mitigating Technics: Options MADURA, Jeff (2012), ‘International Financial Management I’
13 Export Insurance MADURA, Jeff (2012), ‘International Financial Management I’
14 Evaluation of Financial Facilities in International Trade in Turkey MADURA, Jeff (2012), ‘International Financial Management I’
Resources
Course Notes <p>Lecturer's Notes</p>
Course Resources

-Akgüç, Öztin, Dış Ticaret Finansmanı, Arayış Basım ve Yayıncılık, İstanbul, 2013
-Cowdell, Paul Cowdell, Derek Hyde, International Trade Finance Global Professional Publishing; 8th edition, 2003

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Providing field knowledge X
2 Developing analytical thinking skills X
3 Developing entrepreneurial personality traits X
4 :Being an entrepreneur and Intrapreneurship X
5 Firm-level problem detection and solution X
6 Problem detection and solution across the economy X
7 Oral and written communication skills X
8 Team building and development X
9 :Ethical awareness X
10 Ethical and social responsibility in problem solving X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 60
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 20
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 40
1. Final 60
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Final examination 1 15 15
Quiz 2 3 6
Mid-terms 1 8 8
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 0 0
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Assignment 1 12 12
Total Workload 121
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.84
dersAKTSKredisi 5