Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Microeconomics IKT 209 3 3 + 0 3 4
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. NURULLAH ALTINTAŞ
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. NURULLAH ALTINTAŞ,
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Course Objective Aims of this module: Understanding the Economic life,analyzing the basic economic problems, analyzing the rational decision-making processes of the theory of consumption and firms, deriving mathematical functions and understanding the qualifications of consumption and production theory, analyzing the decision-making processes of firms in different markets and the factor market, understanding firms´ decision-making processes and behaviors under perfect and imperfect competition.
Course Content In this module; problems of economic systems, economic events, sides of economic events and their modes of behaviors, consumer theory and profit maximization, profit maximization theory of the firm, firms´ decision-making processes in different markets and the factor markets will be analyzed.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Recognizes the problems to be solved in the Free Market Economy. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Brain Storming, Testing, Homework,
2 Analyzes the output of the consumer choices. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Brain Storming, Testing, Homework,
3 Analyzes the effects of income and price changes in consumer preferences. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Brain Storming, Testing, Homework,
4 Learns the relationships between the goods and obtaining individual and market demand. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Brain Storming, Testing, Homework,
5 Analyzes production functions, efficiency and economy of scale.
6 Obtains cost functions and learns cost minimization.
7 Conducts analysis of profit maximization under different scenarios.
8 Analyzes firms´ behavior in Perfectly Competitive Markets.
9 Examines company´s strategic behaviors in Monopoly Markets.
10 Analyzes how the Duopoly Markets run.
11 Examines the functioning of contracted Oligopoly Markets.
12 Analyzes the functioning of conflict Oligopoly Markets.
13 Examines the process of Monopolistic Competition market.
14 Analyzes the economic effects of the differences between markets.
15 Examines how Factor Markets functions.
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Main economic problems- consumption, production and distribution problems of free market-maths and optimization with graphs.
2 Properties of Consumer Preferences and Utility Curves-Consumer and Optimization-Consumer Demand Functions.
3 Changes in consumer preferences, income and prices-Relations between the goods and Individual Demand Functions and Elasticities.
4 Relations between the goods and Individual Demand Functions and Elasticities-Market demand and Elasticities.
5 Production Functions, efficiency and economy of scale-Technological Change.
6 Cost-minimization and cost functions.
7 Profit maximization in perfectly competitive markets
8 mid Term Exam
9 Perfectly Competitive Markets.
10 Monopoly Markets.
11 Oligopoly Markets.
12 Oligopoly Markets: Agreement(Cartel), No Agreement(Sweezy model) and Monopoly with many firms.
13 Monopolistic Competition Market.
14 Factor Markets-.
Course Notes Akal, M. (2008), Mikroekonomi Türketici ve Üretici Teorisi.<br>Akal, M. (2011), Mikroekonomi Piyasa Teorisi<br>öğretim Üyesi Notları
Course Resources Bulmuş, İ. (2003), Çözümlü Mikro İktisat Problemleri, Ankara.
Bulmuş, İ. (2003), Mikro İktisat,Ankara.
Ünsal, E. (2005), İmaj Yayınları.
Özkazanç, Berberoğlu, Eren, Parasız,Yıldırım,(2006), İktisat Teorisi, 11-20 Üniteleri, Eskişehir : Anadolu Üni. AÖF Yayınları.
Dinler, Z. (1998),Mikroekonomi,Bursa:Ekin Yayınevi.
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 55
1. Kısa Sınav 15
2. Kısa Sınav 15
1. Sözlü Sınav 15
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 60
1. Final 40
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Total Workload 0
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 0
dersAKTSKredisi 4