Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Cost and Benefit Analysis UFI 510 0 3 + 0 3 7
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. ALİ KABASAKAL
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants Arş. Gör. Ahmet Gökçe AKPOLAT, Arş. Gör. Mustafa ÇALIŞKAN
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 Lecture, Question-Answer, Motivations to Show, Testing,
2 Student distinguishes the characteristics of public and private investments Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
3 Student comprehends public benefits and costs Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
4 Student comprehends the scenarios cost-benefit analysts apply under different assumptions Lecture, Question-Answer, Motivations to Show, Testing, Homework,
5 Student evaluates distributional considerations of government investments Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
6 Student comprehends social discount rate Lecture, Question-Answer, Motivations to Show, Testing,
7 Student comprehends the importance of shadow pricing in cost-benefit analysis Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
8 Student comprhends the improtance of uncertainty in government investments and analyzes its effects Lecture, Discussion, Case Study, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Fundamentals of cost and benefit analysis Relevant parts of books.
2 Decision making Relevant parts of books.
3 Rational behaviour I Relevant parts of books.
4 Rational behaviour II Relevant parts of books.
5 Present value Relevant parts of books.
6 Discount rate Relevant parts of books.
7 Mid-term Exam Relevant parts of books.
8 Shadow prices Relevant parts of books.
9 Un-marketed goods Relevant parts of books.
10 Cost of project Relevant parts of books.
11 Finance of project Relevant parts of books.
12 Probabilities Relevant parts of books.
13 Prospect theory Relevant parts of books.
14 General discussion Relevant parts of books.
Course Notes Sönmez S. (1992), Fayda Maliyet Analizi, Ankara, Turhan Kitabevi<br>Anadolu Üniversitesi, Kamu Maliyesi Kitabı 7. Bölüm, Eskişehir 2004<br>Güneri Akalın, Kamu Ekonomisi, 7. bölüm<br>Articles given by the lecturer.
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 they constitute an idea in economic subjects analitically and advocacy this idea coherent and critique the ideas constituted by others X
2 -They have knowledge about the microeconomic theory, financial economic and macroeconomics with numerical and graphical methods X
3 They know econometric theories and have ability to solve economic problems by using these theories X
4 X
5 They are specialists at some of theese areas:public economics, industrial economics,money and banking economics, environment and natural sources economics, labour economics, knowledge and property economics, international trade and finance economics, economic growth and development X
6 they use basic computer programs helping to make economic analysis X
7 they have proffecional, social and scientific etic value X
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 20
1. Final 80
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 4 64
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 6 96
Final examination 1 3 3
Total Workload 163
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.52
dersAKTSKredisi 7