Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
International Trade Theory and Policies UTC 521 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. AHMET YAĞMUR ERSOY
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. AHMET YAĞMUR ERSOY,
Course Assistants

Arş. Gör. Halil ŞİMDİ

Course Category
Course Objective

Targets of this course are providing ability about the international trade policy making and explaining theoretical basics of international trade

Course Content

Globalization, International Trade and Internationa lTrade Factor Movement, Mercantilism and Absolute Advantage, Comparative Advantage, Supply and Demand Models, Offer Curves, Economies of Scale, Imperfect Competition, Transportation Costs and International Trade, Tariffs

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Apprehending international trade theoretically Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 Ability to present political proposals for solution of international trade problems Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Globalization, International Trade and Internationa lTrade Factor Movement Krugman, P.R., Obstfeld, M. International Economics / Seyidoglu, H. Uluslararası İktisat
2 Mercantilism and Absolute Advantage Krugman, P.R., Obstfeld, M. International Economics / Seyidoglu, H. Uluslararası İktisat
3 Comparative Advantage Krugman, P.R., Obstfeld, M. International Economics / Seyidoglu, H. Uluslararası İktisat
4 Standart Theory Krugman, P.R., Obstfeld, M. International Economics / Seyidoglu, H. Uluslararası İktisat
5 Supply and Demand Models, Offer Curves Krugman, P.R., Obstfeld, M. International Economics / Seyidoglu, H. Uluslararası İktisat
6 Heckscher-Ohlin Theories Krugman, P.R., Obstfeld, M. International Economics / Seyidoglu, H. Uluslararası İktisat
7 Economies of Scale, Imperfect Competition, Transportation Costs and International Trade Krugman, P.R., Obstfeld, M. International Economics / Seyidoglu, H. Uluslararası İktisat
8 Technologic Differences, Environment Standards and International Trade Krugman, P.R., Obstfeld, M. International Economics / Seyidoglu, H. Uluslararası İktisat
9 Growing of Production Factors and Technical Progress Krugman, P.R., Obstfeld, M. International Economics / Seyidoglu, H. Uluslararası İktisat
10 Tariffs Krugman, P.R., Obstfeld, M. International Economics / Seyidoglu, H. Uluslararası İktisat
11 Non-Tariff Barriers Krugman, P.R., Obstfeld, M. International Economics / Seyidoglu, H. Uluslararası İktisat
12 Economic Integration Stages Krugman, P.R., Obstfeld, M. International Economics / Seyidoglu, H. Uluslararası İktisat
13 Economic Integration Stages Krugman, P.R., Obstfeld, M. International Economics / Seyidoglu, H. Uluslararası İktisat
14 Course Evaluation Krugman, P.R., Obstfeld, M. International Economics / Seyidoglu, H. Uluslararası İktisat
Resources
Course Notes <p>Related books and articles</p>
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Possessing high level of knowledge and understanding of scientific materials including up-to-date data, information and facts togather with the skill to manage the processes in the field of international trade. X
2 Understanding the interdisciplinary structure of international trade and having the ability to integrate information from different disciplines. X
3 Having the capability of defining and assuming a problem, developing a solution method, evaluating the results and implementing if needed, in the field of international trade. X
4 Being capable of developing new strategic approaches, political alternatives and drawing up schemes in unpredictable complex situations encountered in implications of international trade. X
5 Having a command of decision making techniques providing a basis for taking initiative within the sphere of competence when faced with a problem. X
6 Being capable of producing local, national and international projects, serving as an executive or manager at such projects. X
7 Being able to choose and implement the right scientific research method in his/her researches. X
8 Questioning his/her knowledge within the scope of the assignments related to his/her area of expertise. X
9 To be in a struggle of being proactive, original and contributive but not passive, in the process of learning and implementation. X
10 Having the capability of oral and written communication skill at least in one foreign language. (European Language Portfolio Global Scale, Level B2) X
11 Can convey the results and processes of his/her studies orally or in written in a comprehensive and systematic manner in national and international environment X
12 Pursuing, teaching and monitoring the scientifc, ethical and social values in the stages of collection, interpretation and announcement of data related to international trade. X
13 Being able to choose the data which will form the scientific information , review the literature in the related area and analyse. X
14 Being capable of analyzing and carrying out the relationships with the stakeholders in the assignmetns assignments related to his/her expertise. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 70
1. Ödev 10
2. Ödev 10
3. 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 5 80
Mid-terms 1 4 4
Assignment 3 5 15
Final examination 1 5 5
Total Workload 152
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.08
dersAKTSKredisi 6