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 The ability to have and use theoretical and practical information in international trade and logistics X
2 The ability to define problems, as well as to collect, evaluate, analyze, and interpret data, and to devise solutions, making use of the information, skills, and competencies in the field X
3 The ability to perform numerical analyses and research through accessing different resources of information in the field X
4 The ability to take part in intra- and interdisciplinary, or multi-cultural working groups, as well as work individually X
5 The ability to communicate verbally and in writing in English, and to make use of at least 1 foreign language X
6 The ability to act responsibly, and with the awareness in the issues of environmental sensitivity, sustainability, transparency, social responsibility, and ethical values X
7 The ability to read, understand, and interpret the relevant legislation in the field of international trade and logistics, and to see the global, and social effects of practices X
8 The ability to question and interpret the acquired interdisciplinary pieces of information within the framework of the current economic, social, and environmental conjuncture X
9 The ability to stay up to date regarding the local, regional, and global changes in the international trade and logistics, and the supply chain sector; and relevant through improvements on professional competencies and backgrounds, and to devise quick and effective solutions to possible problems through an innovative approach X
10 The ability to track national and international regulations in international trade and logistics, to learn logistic procedures and risk management, to use current instruments of technology and informatics, to analyze and improve processes, to devise new ideas and suggestions, to manage activities for change, and to report and document these processes
11 -

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