Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Public Finance MLY 211 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. CAHİT ŞANVER
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. CAHİT ŞANVER,
Course Assistants Res.Asst. Fatih Yardimcioglu, Res.Asst. Hakan Yavuz
Course Category Other
Course Objective Learning about Public Sector Activities, Public Revenues, Public Budgets, Budgeting System in Turkey and Fiscal Policies
Course Content Examining about Public Sector, Public Activities, Public Expenditure, Public Revenues, Taxation theory, Public Budget Theories etc.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Compares the differences on the economic operation of the public sector and private sector. Lecture, Question-Answer, Simulation, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
2 Describes the types and classification of public expenditures Question-Answer, Lecture, Homework, Oral Exam, Testing,
3 Discusses and interprets the economic effects of government spending. Lecture, Discussion, Question-Answer, Oral Exam, Testing, Homework,
4 Discusses and interprets the economic effects of public revenues. Question-Answer, Discussion, Lecture, Homework, Testing,
5 Describes the technique of the tax. Lecture, Question-Answer, Case Study, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
6 Compares and analyzes Turkish Tax System, which describes the duties, Discussion, Question-Answer, Lecture, Homework, Oral Exam, Testing,
7 Evaluates the political, economic and legal dimensions of the state budget. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Oral Exam, Testing,
8 Analyzes and monitoring of budgets uygulanmaını Turkey. Question-Answer, Lecture, Homework, Testing, Oral Exam,
9 Discusses the effects of government debt and economic and comments. Lecture, Question-Answer, Oral Exam, Testing, Homework,
10 Describes the Fiscal Policy objectives and tools. Question-Answer, Lecture, Homework, Testing, Oral Exam,
11 Discusses Fiscal Policy and reviews applications. Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction to Public Finance
2 Public Sector Activities
3 Public Expenditure
4 The Classification of Public Expenditure
5 Public Revenues
6 Tax Theory
7 The Classification of Taxes
8 The Principles of Taxation
9 Mid-term Exam
10 Tax Burden and The Factors Effecting tax incidence
11 Introduction to Public Debt
12 Introduction to Public Budget and Public Budget Theories
13 Budgeting System in Turkey
14 Introduction to Fiscal Policies, development of them, and the main aims of the Fiscal Policies
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Have knowledge on public administration (e.g. administrative sciences, bureaucracy, Turkish public administration, local government and comparative public administration), new management techniques (e.g. strategic management, performance management, human resource management), politics and sociology (e.g. political science, history of political thought, Turkish political life, sociology, social structure of Turkey, contemporary political movements and political parties), public law (e.g. Turkish constitutional law, administrative law) and private law, urbanization, environmental problems and environment legislation. X
2 Using fundamental statistical package programs, making researches on academic and occupational issues, and gripping research processes. X
3 Having potential and ability of development himself/herself on the career fields of public administration like governing, inspectorship and controllership. X
4 Predominant on public law as well as private law, follows changes of legislations, comments legislations and adapts it to practice. X
5 Having qualities for varying positions of management (for instance human resources, public relations, finance and inspection) in public organizations, political institutions, private sector and non-profit establishments. X
6 Having different views for issues, facts and cases, having capacity of proposing solutions, and preparing program and decision drafts. X
7 Following theoretical and practical developments in the fields of administration, law, politics, urbanization and environmental issues at national and international levels.
8 Following technologies of informatics, fundamental computer programs, information systems on administration and management field, and using them effectively. X
9 Compatible for team work, having ability of taking initiative, open for innovative ideas and analytical thought.
10 Using Turkish properly, expressing himself/herself accurately and has ability of empathy.
11 Know at least one foreign occupational language. X
12 Awareness of professional and scientific ethical codes.
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 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Final examination 1 12 12
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 8 8
Quiz 1 4 4
Assignment 1 4 4
Oral Examination 1 3 3
Total Workload 111
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.44
dersAKTSKredisi 4