Financial Mathematics (ISL209) Ders Detayları

Course Name Corse Code Dönemi Lecture Hours Uygulama Saati Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Financial Mathematics ISL209 3. Semester 3 0 0 3 6
Pre-requisite Course(s)
Course Language Türkçe
Course Type Compulsory Departmental Courses
Course Level Lisans
Mode of Delivery Face To Face
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture, Discussion, Question and Answer, Drill and Practice, Problem Solving.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pınar Kaya Samut
Course Assistants
Course Objectives In this course students will learn how to make calculations related to finance. At the end of the course, students will have knowledge about the calculation of interest, annuities, debt repayment, internal and external discount, bond valuation, stock valuation and project evaluation.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • To be able to do all mathematical calculations related to commercial mathematics
  • To be able to do financial calculation and evaluation
Course Content Calculations on percentage, calculations related to cost, profit and sales, calculation of interest, annuities, debt repayment, internal and external discount, bond valuation, stock valuation and project evaluation.

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 Calculations on percentage Ross
2 Calculations related to cost, profit and sales Ross
3 Calculation of interest Ross
4 Calculation of interest Ross
5 Calculation of interest Ross
6 Quiz
7 Annuities and Applications Ross
8 Annuities and Applications Ross
9 mid-term exam
10 Long-term Loan Repayment Methods Ross
11 Project Evaluation Ross
12 Project Evaluation Ross
13 Stock Valuation Applications Ross
14 Stock Valuation Applications Ross
15 Bond Valuation Applications Ross
16 Final exam


Course Book 1. Ertuğrul Çetiner (2006). Ticari ve Mali Matematik, 3.B. Gazi Kitabevi
2. Ramazan Aktaş, Ali Alp, Mete Doğanay ve Ekin Tokat (2007). Temel Finans Matematiği (Excel Uygulamalı), Gazi Kitabevi.
Other Sources 3. Stephen A. Ross, Randolph W. Westerfield, Bradford D. Jordan (2008). Corporate Finance Fundamentals 8th ed. McGraw-Hill.

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation - -
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics 1 10
Homework Assignments 1 10
Presentation - -
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury 1 40
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 50
Toplam 4 110
Percentage of Semester Work 50
Percentage of Final Work 50
Total 100

Course Category

Core Courses X
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Managment Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

The Relation Between Course Learning Competencies and Program Qualifications

# Program Qualifications / Competencies Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Understanding and explaining the concepts regarding to the main fields of Management (Management, Production, Marketing, Accounting- Finance) and gaining the ability to apply these skills in management. X
2 Gaining the ability to use technology required for buseiness administration X
3 An ability to analyze the information and reports of the markets and businesses and setting goals with respect to results of the analysis. X
4 An ability to trace and evaluate the global, local and/or regional developments related to businesses and making strategic decisions. X
5 An ability to set a innovative business or an ability to use the knowledge in the operations of management(taking risk, finding resources, making market research, and preparing business plans etc.) X
6 An ability to apply knowledge regarding functions of management. X
7 An ability to have oral and written communication skills particular to management and use these skills effectively in professional relations X
8 Compliance with rules of Socials and business ethics and to the principles of social responsibility X
9 An ability to use life-long learning approach in order to adapt constantly changing environmental factors (technological, political ,economical, and socio cultural etc.) X
10 An ability to conduct research on management and reporting the outcomes with the related parties. X
11 Taking responsibility within the teamwork, thinking critically and taking initiative in problem solving. X
12 Using professional English in written and verbal communication. ("European Language Portfolio Global Scale", Level B1) X
13 Having knowledge about law required by management. X

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours) 16 3 48
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class 1 15 15
Presentation/Seminar Prepration
Homework Assignments 1 15 15
Quizzes/Studio Critics 1 15 15
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 1 30 30
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 1 30 30
Total Workload 153