Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
10820302T11366JOURNALISM OF ECONOMICSElective365
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To give students theoretical and practical knowledge about economycorrespondence which is increasing daybyday with in the sector
Name of Lecturer(s)
Dr. Öğr.Üyesi Çiğdem Dirik
Learning Outcomes
11- To be able to learn basic information about economyreporting
22-Understanding andinterpretingeconomicnews
33-To be able to comprehend ethical principles related to economicreporting
44-To prepareeconomicnews
55-Learning to use economic data
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Concepts related to economic reporting and writing news
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
0Course contentand acquaintance Lecture
1Historical development of economy correspondentLecture
2Basic concepts related to economicsjournalismLecture
3What are the sorts of the economics news? Lecture
4How the economy reporterworks?Lecture
5Economics writing techniquesLecture
6Economic Journal Visitor Economy Reporter InvitationAnlatım
7Midterms Exam
8Application fornewswriting / News sources / Samplenewsletters Practice
9Preparation of the application / News preparation process Application Lecture
10Related to writing news / Company news Application related to writing news /Practice
11Application relatedtowritingnews / Sectoralnews Practice
12Application forwritingnews / Macro newsPractice
13News on application / Finance news Practice
14General EvolotionLecture
15Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Tokgöz,Oya, Temel Gazetecilik, İmge Kitabevi, Ankara-2000 Yüksel, Erkan ve H.İbrahim Gürcan, Habercinin El Rehberi:Soru ve Örneklerle Haber Toplama ve Yazma Kural ve Teknikleri, Anadolu Üniversitesi Yayınları No:1263, Eskişehir-2001 Yüksel Erkan, "Türkiye'de Ekonomi Basınının Tarihsel Gelişimi", İletişim 7, 2000 Yüksel, Erkan, "Ekonomi Haberciliğinin Kilometre Taşları" , Ekonom, sayı:10-11, Temmuz1998- Ocak 1999
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14342
Self Study10220
Individual Study for Mid term Examination236
Individual Study for Final Examination2510
Reading20240
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)120
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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2
PO
3
PO
4
PO
5
PO
6
LO1    4 
LO2 4    
LO3      
LO4      
LO5      
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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