Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
803002842012TURKISH ECONOMYElective244
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course is; to ensure students understand the basic features and development of Turkish Ekonomy in historical process; To discuss the current economic structure with all side, to understand of the place of the Turkey's economy in the world economy.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Ferlal Örs
Learning Outcomes
1Be able to understand to the historical development of Turkey's economic, political and social dynamics, together with a holistic approach.
2Be able to examine to the cornerstone of Turkey's economy and its characteristics.
3Be able to realize to the importance of Turkey's economy and its place in the world economy.
4Be able to assess to Turkey's economy in the current, technological and sectoral changes.
5Be able to understand to the importance of media sector and media business in the Turkish economy.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Development of Turkish economy in historical process
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Turkish economy in the Ottomans period and establishment years
2World Crisis in 1929 and governmental period
3Turkish economy in 1941-1960 period.
4Plans period after 1960’s.
5Turkish economy after 1980’s.
6Economic crisises and Turkish economy in 2000’s.
7Globalization, regionalism and international economic organizations and Turkey.
8midterms
9Privations in Turkey.
10Social security, social policies in Turkey.
11Costums Union, EU and Turkey.
12General situation of Turkish Ekonomy and its future.
13Student Presentations
14Student Presentations
15General Assessment
Recommended or Required Reading
Course Notes. Yakup Kepenek&Nurhan Yentürk, Türkiye Ekonomisi, Remzi Kitapevi, Ankara, 2008 Korkut Boratav, Türkiye İktisat Tarihi, Gerçek Yayınevi, 1988; Genişletilmiş ve gözden geçirilmiş 7. baskı, İmge Kitabevi, 2004. Erinç Yeldan, Küreselleşme Sürecinde Türkiye Ekonomisi, İletişim Yayınları, İstanbul, 2001.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
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 Study5525
Individual Study for Mid term Examination5525
Individual Study for Final Examination5525
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)119
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PO
1
PO
2
PO
3
PO
4
PO
5
PO
6
LO1  5   
LO2  5   
LO3    5 
LO4    5 
LO555 5 5
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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