ECTS - Turkish Foreign Trade and Customs Regimes

Turkish Foreign Trade and Customs Regimes (LOG204) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Turkish Foreign Trade and Customs Regimes LOG204 3 0 0 3 6
Pre-requisite Course(s)
Course Language English
Course Type N/A
Course Level Bachelor’s Degree (First Cycle)
Mode of Delivery Face To Face
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture, Discussion, Question and Answer, Field Trip, Team/Group, Brain Storming.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
  • Prof. Dr. Nevzat Saygılıoğlu
Course Assistants
Course Objectives The aim of this course is to show and teach students the application of customs legislation and how the rules are drawn up in the international trade and logistics sectors, the tecnique of foreign trade in terms of customs and the customs as an audit function of foreign trade with real-world examples.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • To implement customs legislation
  • To analyze foreign trade in terms of customs
  • To use customs facilitations actively
  • Carry out the procedures relating to the status of AEO
  • To evaluate the qualifications related to ISO Certificates
Course Content Foreign trade, the ecosystem of foreign trade, the difference of foreign trade from domestic trade,, relevant risks and management, international sale contracts, Incoterms in foreign trade, Turkish foreign trade regimes, and their applicationa, the institutions of foreign trade, the basic framework of customs regulation, tarif, value and origin, the custom transaction out of regimes

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 The definitions in Turkish Customs Law Lecture Notes Slides 1-10
2 Custom Regulation Lecture Notes Slides 10-21
3 Regulation of Foreign Trade Lecture Notes Slides 22-34
4 Custom Facilitations Lecture Notes Slides 35-49
5 Authorized Economic Operator (AEO) status Lecture Notes Slides 50-56
6 Authorized Economic Operator (AEO) Status In the World Lecture Notes Slides 57-65
7 Midterm Exam Midterm Exam
8 The facilitations provided by AEO Lecture Notes Slides 66-78
9 Reliability, safety and security, and financial qualification requirements Lecture Notes Slides 79-89
10 ISO certificates Lecture Notes Slides 90-97
11 Form of regulation of the AEO certificate Lecture Notes Slides 98-109
12 Sanctions in AEO procedure Lecture Notes Slides 110-117
13 Procedures for withdrawal or cancellation of the AEO certificate Lecture Notes Slides 118-125
14 The benefits of the AEO Program Lecture Notes Slides 126-133
15 The role and importance of AEO application in the international arena Lecture Notes Slides 134-140
16 Final Exam Final Exam


Course Book 1. Dış Ticaret ve Gümrük(Teori-Mevzuat-Uygulama), Prof. Dr. Nevzat Saygılıoğlu ve Remzi Akçin, Ankara,2015
2. Gümrük Kanunu, Gümrük Yönetmelikleri, Ticaret Kanunu
Other Sources 3. Ders Notları

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation 1 5
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments 1 10
Presentation 1 10
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury 1 25
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 50
Toplam 5 100
Percentage of Semester Work 50
Percentage of Final Work 50
Total 100

Course Category

Core Courses
Major Area Courses X
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 1 - To be able to utilize the theoretical and practical knowledge acquired in the fields of International Trade and Logistics with an interdisciplinary approach in developing expertise on the track of the progress in the globalized business world X
2 2 - To exercise managerial skills by conducting his/her competences in the fields of International Trade and Logistics actively into real processes X
3 3 - To be able to communicate effectively both in written and oral forms with the peers in the department where he/she holds a position and organize professional development activities X
4 4 - To assess the basic and current dynamics of flexible and open fields of International Trade and Logistics in a theoretical framework X
5 5 - To solve the complex problems in the fields of International Trade and Logistics with analytic and independent thinking ability and capability to synthesize them with embracing versatility X
6 6 - To keep professional capabilities updated through improving business practicum by keeping track of the changes and innovations in the sector X
7 7 - To have the characteristics to interpret, inquire and deepen the knowledge acquired during the education process within the existing economic conjuncture X
8 8 - To have the necessary organizational skills and responsibility to create flexible, efficient and rapid solutions to the existing and possible problems with an innovative approach by facilitating sectoral coordination through the practices of International Trade and Logistics. X
9 9 - To be able to use the current and widely used field specific information and software programs besides having up-to-date technical equipment and multiple language skills needed by private sector in both national and international platforms. X
10 10 - To possess the competency in the English language to be able to communicate in every platform effectively, due to the international characteristic of the field they studied X
11 11 - To become individuals having high intellectual and social capacity, vision and moral values and the ability to adapt to group communication X

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours)
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class
Presentation/Seminar Prepration 1 10 10
Homework Assignments 1 5 5
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 1 20 20
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 1 30 30
Total Workload 65