ECTS - Financing Techniques in Foreign Trade

Financing Techniques in Foreign Trade (LOG316) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Financing Techniques in Foreign Trade LOG316 3 0 0 3 5
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, Question and Answer.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Neslihan Turguttopbaş
Course Assistants
Course Objectives The finance sources to be utilized for financing foreign trade such as Eximbank, KOSGEB loans, forfeiting , factoring and leasing will be taught. The accounting principles to be applied to foreign currency transactions will also be conveyed to the students
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • She can apply the principles of accounting for export and import transactions
  • She acknowledges the evaluations for period-end accounts in foreign exchange and the foreign exchange borrowings
  • She obtains the short,medium and long term Eximbank loans for exportation and export generating activities
  • She can use export credit insurance facility of Eximbank
  • She facilitates financial support of KOSGEB to exporters
  • She explains factoring and forfeiting transactions
  • She explains leasing transactions
Course Content Foreign exchange, cambio and effective currency concepts, asset and liability accounts denominated in foreign currency, accounting of export and import transactions, credits of Turk Eximbank, factoring, forfeiting, leasing.

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 The Prepatory Information about the Accounting of Foreign trade transactions and account book Lecture Notes Slides 1-10
2 Foreign Exchange, Cambio and effective currency concepts Lecture Notes Slides 11-24
3 Asset accounts denominated in foreign currency and relevant accounting entries Lecture Notes Slides 25-40
4 Liability accounts denominated in foreign currency and relevant accounting entries Lecture Notes Slides 41-53
5 Accounting of export transactions Lecture Notes Slides 55-70
6 Accounting of import transactions Lecture Notes Slides 71-80
7 Midterm Exam Midterm Exam
8 Short term credits of Turk Eximbank Lecture Notes Slides 81-90
9 Medium and long term credits of Turk Eximbank Lecture Notes Slides 91-105
10 Turk Eximbank export credit insurance Lecture Notes Slides 106-115
11 Guarantee programs for exportation and foreign exchange generating activities Lecture Notes Slides 117-130
12 KOSGEB export support loans Lecture Notes Slides 131-140
13 Factoring and forfeiting transactions Lecture Notes Slides 141-152
14 Leasing transactions Lecture Notes Slides 155-163
15 Review and questions Lecture Notes Slides 165-170
16 Final Exam Final Exam


Course Book 1. Ders Notları(Lecture Notes)

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation 1 10
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments - -
Presentation - -
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury 1 40
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 50
Toplam 3 100
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
Homework Assignments
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 1 40 40
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 1 50 50
Total Workload 90