Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Financial Economics UFI 515 0 3 + 0 3 7
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Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi ŞÜKRÜ CİCİOĞLU
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Course Objective Basic concepts in finance will be introduced to the students in order to help how financial markets operate.
Course Content Capital markets, efficient markets, derivative markets, financial system and interest rates, and international financial management
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 To define the functions of the financial system Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 To explain role of financial intermediaries Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
3 To explain behavior of interest rates and other concepts which are related to interest rates. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
4 To calculate real values for stock returns. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
5 To explain short-run interest rate equilibrium through interest parity condition and forward interest rates. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
6 To analyse the role of asymmetric information which is important for a bank loan and to estimate a price. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
7 To analyse optimum deposit demand for a bank which has a market power. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
8 To assess role of banks in economic crises. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
9 Defines, describes and classifies the financial instruments. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
10 Calculates the actual value of the bonds. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
11 Calculates the risk and returns of financial assets . Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
12 According to simple ,compound and annuity calculation of interest for the present and future value. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
13 Gives extensive information about stocks and bonds. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
14 Analyzes maturity and risk structure of interest rates. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 General operating of economy and financial system -Parasız, İ. (2007). Finansal Kurumlar ve Piyasalar, Ezgi Kitabevi,Ceylan, A. & Parasız, İ. (2001). Finans: Teori Kurum ve Uygulama
2 Financial System and basic concepts -Cuthbertson, K. & Nitzsche, D. (2005). Quantitative Financial Economics: Stocks, Bonds, and Foreign Exchange,
3 Financial instruments -Copeland, T. E. ve Weston, J.F. Financial Theory and Corporate Policy, 4th Edition, Addison Wesley Series in Finance.; Ceylan, A. ve Korkmaz, T. (2008), Finansal Teknikler, Ekin Kitabevi, Bursa.
4 Financial Agents -Copeland, T. E. ve Weston, J.F. Financial Theory and Corporate Policy, 4th Edition, Addison Wesley Series in Finance.;Ergül, N. Herkes İçin Finans, Literatür Yayınları.;Aydın, N., Başar, M. ve Çoşkun, M. (2007), Finansal Yönetim
5 Financial return and risk -Copeland, T. E. ve Weston, J.F. Financial Theory and Corporate Policy, 4th Edition, Addison Wesley Series in Finance.; Aydın, N., Başar, M. ve Çoşkun, M. (2007), Finansal Yönetim
6 The risk and maturity structure of interest -Copeland, T. E. ve Weston, J.F. Financial Theory and Corporate Policy, 4th Edition, Addison Wesley Series in Finance.; Brigham, E.F. ve Gapenski, A.C. (1994), Financial Management: Theory and Practice.
7 Interest Calculations -Ceylan, A. ve Korkmaz, T. (2008), Finansal Teknikler, Ekin Kitabevi, Bursa.; Copeland, T. E. ve Weston, J.F. Financial Theory and Corporate Policy, 4th Edition, Addison Wesley Series in Finance.
8 Assesment of common stocksns Ceylan, A. ve Korkmaz, T. (2008), Finansal Teknikler, Ekin Kitabevi, Bursa.
9 Midterm Examination ARA SINAV
10 Assesments of bonds Ceylan, A. ve Korkmaz, T. (2008), Finansal Teknikler, Ekin Kitabevi, Bursa.
11 Financial System and Interest rates, and Derivative Markets in Turkey Aydın, N., Başar, M. ve Çoşkun, M. (2007), Finansal Yönetim; -Sermaye Piyasaları ve Finansal Kurumlar, Anadolu Üniversitesi Yayınları
12 Stok markets -Aydın, N., Başar, M. ve Çoşkun, M. (2007), Finansal Yönetim.
13 Financial derivation instruments -Aydın, N., Başar, M. ve Çoşkun, M. (2007), Finansal Yönetim.
14 Financial derivation instruments -Copeland, T. E. ve Weston, J.F. Financial Theory and Corporate Policy, 4th Edition, Addison Wesley Series in Finance
Resources
Course Notes Sekmen, F. (2008), Lecture notes
Course Resources Sekmen, F. (2008), Lecture notes
Sekmen, F. (2008), Finansal Ekonomi Ders Notları
Other sources
-Parasız, İ. (2007). Finansal Kurumlar ve Piyasalar, Ezgi Kitabevi -Ceylan, A. & Parasız, İ. (2001). Finans: Teori Kurum ve Uygulama -Copeland, T. E. ve Weston, J.F. Financial Theory and Corporate Policy, 4th Edition, Addison Wesley Series in Finance -Aydın, N., Başar, M. ve Çoşkun, M. (2007), Finansal Yönetim -Ceylan, A. ve Korkmaz, T. (2008), Finansal Teknikler, Ekin Kitabevi, Bursa. -Brigham, E.F. ve Gapenski, A.C. (1994), Financial Management: Theory and Practice. -Ergül, N. Herkes İçin Finans, Literatür Yayınları. Metin Coşkun, Para ve Sermaye Piyasaları, Detay yayıncılık,ankara ,2010.Muharrem ve Aslı Afşar, Finansal Ekonomi, Detay yayıncılık,ankara, 2010.
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 60
1. Kısa Sınav 20
1. Ödev 20
Total 100
1. Final 80
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 20
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 4 64
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Assignment 2 8 16
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 174
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.96
dersAKTSKredisi 7