Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Labour Economics CEK 379 5 3 + 0 3 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. EMEL İSLAMOĞLU
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants Res. Assist.Abdülkadir Atasoy
Course Category
Course Objective The general objective of this course is to discuss concepts, types and actors of the labour markets. It will analysis on developments of labour market as a qualitative and quantitative.
Course Content The course will involve an analysis of concepts labour markets, labour force mobility, wages, employment, unemployment, employment policies.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 They know labour markets as theoretical and real. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 They collect, analyse and comment data relating to labour markets. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
3 They know economic effects of unions. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
4 They evaluate theoritical and policies of wage. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
5 They know problems of employment and unemployment and discuss ways of combat. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
6 They evaluate labour market policies and practices in Turkey. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 The concept and types of labour market
2 Labour supply
3 Labour demand
4 Wage theory and policies
5 Education economy
6 Labour mobility
7 The economic analysis of unions
8 Public and labour markets
9 Midterm exam
10 Unemployment
11 Employment policies
12 Analyze of Turkey Labour Market
13 Inflation and wages
14 Inflation and employment
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To research the functions, basic concepts and features of the international system; to learn the basic knowledge about the sub-topics of the international relations discipline. X
2 Analyzing the developments in the political history of the world within the context of the cause-effect relations. X
3 To improve the foreign language skills. X
4 To analyze the Turkey´s foreign policy comprehensively in the cause-effect relations.
5 To analyze the theoretical approaches to the foreign policy analysis and the functions of the decision-making process.
6 To learn theoretical and methodological thinking and to observe the events from this framework X
7 To analyze the social developments and conditions comparatively X
8 To learn the basic principles and the issues of international law X
9 To examine the theories of International Relations and to learn looking at international developments within the theoretical framework
10 To analyze the Turkey´s political life historically and chronologically
11 To learn the functions and the basic principles of domestic law X
12 To analyze the establishment, structure and functions of international and regional organizations and their impact on the World politics X
13 To analyze the reasons and solution models of the intra-state conflicts through examples X
14 To research the issues of international security and the theoretical approaches relating to this field
15 To examine the events, occurring in the international system, within the theoretical perspective comparatively
16 To improve the analytical thinking skills about the international events
17 To learn the basic concepts and theories of Economics, Sociology, Political Science and other disciplines
18 To research the ideas of philosophers/thinkers who built the philosophical foundations of political science and to examine the contribution of these philosophical ideas to the disciplines of Political Science and International Relations
19 To gain basic computer skills
20 To gain the ability of planning, performing and composing of the scientific study individually
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 70
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 10
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 1 16
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Quiz 2 10 20
Assignment 1 10 10
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 114
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.56
dersAKTSKredisi 5