Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
International Finance EKO 568 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi AVNİ ÖNDER HANEDAR
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants
Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective This course aims to investigate the interaction of financial markets and macroekonomics.
Course Content Basic Macroeconomic Concepts, Business Cycles, Macroeconomic Balance -Determination of Exchange Rates and Interest Rates, How to Read Economic Indicators in Turkey (Growth, Industrial Production…), Business Tendency Surveys - Consumer Confidence Indexes, Monetary Policy -CBRT Balance Shhet Analysis, Unemployment Figures, Public Sector Borowing Requirement Debt Figures, Balance of Payments- Real Exchange Rates, Early Indicators of Economic Crisis, Economic Crisis, Financial Institutions, Current Issues on Turkish Economy, Current Issues on World Economy
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Analyze the effect of macroeconomic variables on Turkish financial markets when they are released Case Study, Homework, Project / Design, Performance Task,
2 Evaluate and assess the macroeconomic policies Project Based Learning, Project / Design, Portfolio,
3 Explain the sources of macroeconomic developments Lecture, Group Study, Testing, Project / Design,
4 Analyse the macroeconomic variables Lecture, Drilland Practice, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
5 Define basic concepts related with macroeconomics Lecture, Drilland Practice, Group Study, Testing, Homework, Project / Design, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Basic Macroeconomic Concepts
2 Business Cycles
3 Macroeconomic Balance -Determination of Exchange Rates and Interest Rates
4 How to Read Economic Indicators in Turkey (Growth, Industrial Production…)
5 Business Tendency Surveys - Consumer Confidence Indexes
6 Monetary Policy -CBRT Balance Shhet Analysis
7 Unemployment Figures
8 Midterm
9 Public Sector Borowing Requirement Debt Figures
10 Economic Crisis
11 Financial Institutions
12 Current Issues on World Economy
13 Current Issues on World Economy
Course Notes Blanchard(2006), Macroeconomics, Prentice Hall, Fourth Edition<br>Ders Notları<br>Mahfi Eğilmez - Ercan Kumcu - Ekonomi ve Politika (2008) -Remzi Kitabevi<br>The Economist (2006), Guide to Economic Indicators -The Economist Publications
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Economic and financial issues in conjunction with the expansion and deepening of information by econometric analysis information to evaluate, interpret and apply X
2 Using the theoretical knowledge in finance and economics combine the ability to apply scientific methods and knowledge of econometric methods to analyze and interpret X
3 Problems experienced in the financial sector to analyze with scientific methods and solutions development X
4 The oral and visual way to transfer to Current developments in the financial sector, for the financial sector and outside groups as written X
5 Both public as well as how it should be in the private sector require highly skilled personnel; have the theoretical knowledge and practical advanced analysis capabilities in economic and financial matters X
6 At least one foreign language spoken and written communication having the ability ("European Language Portfolio Global Scale", Level B2 X
7 they internalize the knowledge and problem-solving skills, ability to apply interdisciplinary studies X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 40
1. Ödev 2
2. Ödev 2
3. Ödev 2
4. Ödev 2
5. Ödev 2
6. Ödev 2
7. Ödev 2
8. Ödev 20
9. Ödev 4
10. Ödev 2
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 60
1. Final 40
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 4 64
Mid-terms 1 6 6
Assignment 5 5 25
Final examination 1 5 5
Total Workload 148
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.92
dersAKTSKredisi 6