Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
1302008802014PRACTICAL FOREIGN TRADE AND LOGISTICSElective485
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
This course deals with import and export business foreign trade transactions in terms of the logistics process evaluation of the relevant processes and related reports on the how to upgrade the knowledge and skills of records
Name of Lecturer(s)
YRD. DOÇ. DR. BURCU ARACIOĞLU
Learning Outcomes
1To understand, realize and organize the documents related to the foreign trade
2Be able to organize and control the logistics related regulations
3To realize and understand the risks associated with foreign trade and its elements as well as to know protective measures and practices
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
To realize the fundamental definitions and basic notions of logistics, to understand the sequential processes of foreign trade and to analyze the payment types
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction to logistics
2Transportation modes
3Contemporary topics in logistics
4Writing skills in foreign trade
5Foreign trade regime, tariff law, foreign exchange law
6Terms used in foreign trade
7Delivery of Foreign Trade (Sales) Forms, Payment Methods, Documents
8Midterm
9Logistics accounting
10Supply chain explanation
11Warehousing and transportation
12Foreign trade regulations
13Custom operations in foreign trade
14Foreign trade regime
15Logistics regime
16Final
Recommended or Required Reading
• Nihayet Durukanoğlu, Dış Ticaret Dünyası (Örnek Olay ve Tablolar), Beta Yayınevi, 2008 • Ferudun Kaya, Dış Ticaret İşlemleri Muhasebesi, Beta Basım Yayım, 2011 • Murat Erdal, Metin Çancı, Lojistik Yönetimi, UTİKAD Yayını, İstanbul, 2013 • Emine Koban, Hilal Yıldırır Keser, Dış Ticarette Lojistik, Ekin Yayınevi, 2010
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures16348
Practice10330
Individual Study for Mid term Examination4520
Individual Study for Final Examination5840
Homework2510
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)152
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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