ECTS - - International Trade and Logistics

Compulsory Departmental Courses

ENG102 - English for Academic Purposes II (4 + 0) 3.5

Academic skills such as reading comprehension, class discussions, use of academic vocabulary and critical analysis of texts; research assignments and review of the English language structure; skills such as listening and note-taking, analysis of written products, writing, presentation and use of technology.

ENG202 - English for Academic Purposes IV (3 + 0) 3

Preparing and writing research reports and delivering effective oral/written informative and persuasive presentations; gathering information, organizing data, outlining, using appropriate techniques in presentation and delivering for a maximum impact, using visual aids and citation effectively.

ENG301 - English for Occupational Purposes I (3 + 0) 3

Job-related communication skills;the functions such as describing relationships at work,discussing performance reviews and giving feedback,discussing plans and arrangements,using social media for professional communication,discussing on recruitment tests and job interviews,presenting a service or product,writing reviews on websites

ENG302 - English for Occupational Purposes II (3 + 0) 3

More detailed job-related communication skills;describing and organising meetings,developing communicational styles in various cultural settings,handling mistakes and apologizing,getting familiar with marketing styles and advertising,deciding how to adapt and market a product in different countries,

HIST221 - History of Civilization (3 + 0) 3

A chronological order of the rise of civilizations from Sumer until the Scientific Revolution.

KRY111 - Career Planning (1 + 0) 1

Being a student at Atilim University, Student-centered programs at Atilim University, Faculty, Department presentations, Career Planning and Coop Program, Erasmus, CV writing types, Interview techniques, Effective Communication and presentation techniques, Intelligence and Personality

LOG-GE4FA1-Girişimcilik Havuzu - Non-Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

LOG-GE4FA1-GirişimcilikHavuzu - Non-Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

LOG101 - Introduction to Logistics (3 + 0) 5

Role of international logistics systems in global supply chain management, customer service, modes of transportation, order processing, information systems and information technologies, procurement, documentation, materials, inventory management.

LOG102 - Basic Accounting anf Financial Statements (3 + 0) 5

Basic concepts of accounting and finance, tax liabilities, basic financial statements: balance sheets, income statement, owner`s equity statement, cash flow statement, vertical, horizontal and ratio analysis.

LOG103 - Introduction to Law (3 + 0) 5

basic concepts of law and preliminary matters are studied. Following the general legal concepts and institutions of law and overview of the Turkish Legal System; interaction of law and economics; interrelated areas such as economic and social rights recognised in international legal documents; basic concepts of competition law are also covered.

LOG203 - Combined Transportation (3 + 0) 6

Types of transportation, components of combined transportation, parties, legal responsibilities of parties, documents.

LOG204 - Turkish Foreign Trade and Customs Regimes (3 + 0) 6

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

LOG205 - Law for Logistics (3 + 0) 5

The concept of enterprise law, dealer concept, mercantile affair, tradename, unfair trade and concept of obligation, contracts as a source of debts, illicit act, unjust enrichment, fullfillments, responsibilities, types of contracts.

LOG206 - Logistics and Transportation Law I (3 + 0) 4

Logistics services work in processes among international logistics organizations (F.F., 3PL. 4PL. agency) and army unite; design and control systems positions on in and out material and product flow, material management, temporary storage, physical distribution and supply chain between international company and firms; logistics as a control and

LOG209 - Introduction to International Trade (3 + 0) 5

Basic models of international trade, Ricardian Model, income distribution, The Heckscher-Ohlin Model, standard trade model, economies of scale, instruments of trade policy.

LOG210 - Export and Import Management (3 + 0) 5

International marketing strategies, planning, documentation, financing and transportation choices, export regulations, import customs clearance and other government requirements, the role of service providers, freight forwarders, free-trade-zones, existing import and export rules and regulations, tariff and structures.

LOG212 - International Trade (3 + 0) 6

International personalities, dispute settlement methods, history of international trade relations, WTO, GATT, multilateral trade agreements.

LOG305 - Logistics and Transportation Law (3 + 0) 6

Logistics services work in processes among international logistics organizations (F.F., 3PL. 4PL. agency) and army unite, control systems positions on in- and out-material and product flow, material management, temporary storage, physical distribution and supply chain between international company and firms, law related to international logistics a

LOG306 - Warehousing and Inventory Management (3 + 0) 7

Materials handling, packaging, bar-coding, cross docking, inventory control system, ABC classification, economic order quantity models.

LOG311 - Supply Chain Management (3 + 0) 6

The basic SCM concepts; purchasing, manufacturing flow management, production, marketing, sales, distribution, customer relationship and service management, demand management, order fulfilment, supplier relationship management, IT, product development and commercialization, returns management.

LOG401 - Marine Trade and Logistics Law (3 + 0) 7

The ship-register and related transactions, the pledge and mortgage on ships, types and parts of the ports, free-trade zones, docks and storage methods in ports, international port rulings.

LOG404 - International Trade/Logistics Project (3 + 0) 7

Research on project issues, qualitative and quantitative research techniques, writing first drafts, visiting firms, student presentations of prepared projects.

LOG405 - Customs Regulations and Applications (3 + 0) 6

Students will be informed about basic principles related to customs, basic concepts related to customs legislation, tariff, value, rules of origin, customs regimes, non-regime transactions, principles of subject to customs, customs and financial obligations related to customs, customs offenses, customs disputes, customs consultancy, customs

LOG406 - Correspondence Techniques in Foreign Trade and International Logistics (3 + 0) 6

Sample correspondence used in foreign trade, forms and contracts, business presentations, meetings, commercial fairs and negotiations, professions by sectors, terms and processes.

LOG499 - Internship (0 + 0) 6

Field experience for a period of 20 days with a written report and an oral presentation.

TURK401 - Turkish Language I (2 + 0) 2

Languages and their classification; history of Turkish language, its spread over the world and its place among other languages; Turkish language in the republic era; orthography; expressions; foreign words, suffixes and prefixes; punctuation; language and verbalism.

TURK402 - Turkish Language II (2 + 0) 2

Written expression and its genres; bibliography; sentence structure and types; misexpression; verbal expressions.

Elective Courses

ART227 - Opera History (3 + 0) 5

The major operas with similar and different features in the music writing language of their composers; the messages of the operas in the context of geographical, cultural, religious, social, economic and political factors.

ART228 - Music in Business Life (3 + 0) 5

Making business life skills more effective through music

ART270 - Entrepreneurship Inspired by Nature: Interdisciplinary Approaches (3 + 0) 5

Biomicicry; the natural processes of sustaining life on earth and using it as a model for social and economic innovations; the integration among the components of ecosystems: living organisms; climate, and the chemical environment;opportunities for innovative entrepreneurship practices with interdisciplinary approaches; the 21st century skills and nature?s principles for innovative and creative entrepreneurship opportunities.

ECON318 - Digital Economy (3 + 0) 6

Dynamics of the digital economy which has become inevitable in everyday transactions; the contemporary use of the predatory innovation and its essential component; algorithms; concrete examples of regulatory challenges in response to escalating tension from relevant markets from various countries.

ECON325 - Economic Indicators and Financial Markets Analysis (3 + 0) 5

Financial literacy, basic concepts of economic indicators, the impact of economic indicators on the financial markets, stock market structure and trading strategies.

ENG201 - English for Academic Purposes III (3 + 0) 3

Advanced reading and writing skills, applying critical reading skills and strategies, identifying the organization of a reading text, main ideas of the texts, and the author?s main purpose, summarizing a given text, outlining and writing an argumentative essay.

IR423 - Energy Politics (3 + 0) 5

Global and regional energy topics; energy sources; energy geopolitics and energy security; Turkish energy policy and politics.

LOG-AE3FA1 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

LOG-AE3FA2 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

LOG-AE3FA3 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

LOG-AE3SP1 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

LOG-AE3SP2 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

LOG-AE3SP3 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

LOG-AE4FA1 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

LOG-AE4FA2 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

LOG-AE4SP1 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

LOG-AE4SP2 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

LOG-GE4FA1 - Non-Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

LOG-GE4SP1 - Non-Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

LOG303 - European Union-Turkey Customs Union (3 + 0) 5

Operations of the European Union, economic integration types, European Union`s history and the process of integration, the formation of the Customs Union between EU-Turkey, underlying legal decisions of the partnership.

LOG308 - Air Logistics and Transportation (3 + 0) 5

Aviation industry, air transportation regulations, international air law, ICAO regulations, EASA regulations, air cargo, cargo airlines.

LOG309 - International Marketing (3 + 0) 5

The dynamics of international markets, international marketing strategies, international market entry strategies.

LOG312 - Foreign Exchange Regulations and Applications (3 + 0) 5

Money markets, money theory, FX markets, derivative transactions, functions of IMF, World Bank and BIS, capital movements.

LOG315 - International Logistics (3 + 0) 5

Principles of international transportation especially by sea and railway, the obligations and duties of the carriers; the principles of international multimodal transportation.

LOG316 - Financing Techniques in Foreign Trade (3 + 0) 5

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.

LOG317 - Export and Logistics Simulations (3 + 0) 5

Logistics industries and logistics practices in world and Turkey, "Beer Game" logistics and SCM workshop, logistics vision data repository, strategy logistics components chain, planing, designing of logistics and SCM.

LOG322 - Integrated Quality Systems Management of Logistics and Transportation (3 + 0) 6

This course focuses on the definition of TQM, tools and techniques for quality improvement, basic statistics, control charts, six sigma and international quality standarts (ISO).

LOG402 - International Financial and Commercial Institutions (3 + 0) 6

Financial system, interest rates, financial institutions, monetary policy, money markets, bond, stock, mortgage and foriegn exchange markets.

LOG408 - Contract Management in Foreign Trade and International Logistics (3 + 0) 5

Methods of entry into foreign markets, incoterms, terms of payment, international commercial documents, international contracts and contract management.

LOG409 - E-Business (3 + 0) 6

Types of e-commerce, business paradigms, fundamental concepts, tools of e-commerce, types of payment, types of infrastructure such as communication, technology and payment infrastructure, current positions of Turkish companies in e-commerce and data storage technologies for e-business.

LOG414 - Risk Management (3 + 0) 6

Risk concept, interest rates and foreign exchange rates, interest rate risk, credit risk, operational risk, commodity risk, hedging.

LOG422 - IT in Trade and Logistics (3 + 0) 5

IT techology applications in trade, SAP programme and other programmes.

LOG425 - Current Issues in Logistics (3 + 0) 6

Knowledge management, innovation in logistics, Trends:adverse logistics, green logistics, leading logistics projects,e-commerce, sustainability, quality management, city logistics,humanitarian logistics, strategic management of technology

LOG429 - Entrepreneurship and SMEs in Logistics (3 + 0) 6

Definition of entrepreneurship and logistics in international scope, types of firm and entrepreneurial characteristics of SME`s and current statistics about entreprising SME`s.

LOG430 - Decision Process and Optimization in Logistics (3 + 0) 6

Linear programming, formulating problems, modeling, selection of solution algorithm for models and computer assisted model solving and test, simplex algorithm, sensitivity analysis, duality analysis.

LOG444 - Practical Training in International Trade and Logistics (3 + 0) 6

Introduction to international trade and export and import management, international marketing, Turkish foreign trade and customs regime and international trade.

LOG481 - CO_OP Practice V (3 + 0) 5


LOG491 - CO_OP Practice I (3 + 0) 5


LOG493 - CO_OP Practice II (3 + 0) 5


LOG495 - CO_OP Practice III (3 + 0) 5


LOG497 - CO_OP Practice IV (3 + 0) 5


MAN328 - Financial Literacy and Legislation for Entrepreneurs (3 + 0) 5

Tax legislation, business law information and obligations related to legal legislation in start ups, different company and business types and selection principles, interpretation of financial statements (balance sheet, income statement, cash flow statement).

MAN374 - Digital Age and Industry 4.0. (3 + 0) 5

Industry 4.0 components: big data, internet of things, augmented reality, robotic technologies, artificial intelligent, integrated systems, 3D Printer, cloud computing systems.

MAN409 - Entrepreneurship (4 + 0) 5

The nature, importance and history of entrepreneurship, the entrepreneurial mind, creativity, innovation and the business idea, marketing and financial planning, franchising, entrepreneurial strategy and strategic management in operations, entrepreneurship background of Turkey, changes in Turkish entrepreneurial features and activities, characteri

MAN412 - Product Development and Brand Management (3 + 0) 5

Concepts of product and brand, classification of products, product strategies, new product development, strategic brand management, brand equity, branding strategies.

MAN414 - Entrepreneurship and Business Plan (3 + 0) 5

Fundamental concepts of entrepreneurship, personal characteristics of entrepreneurs, innovative thinking techniques and types, strategic management and planing, alternative ways of launching a business, business plan and fundamental elements of busines plan, techniques of preparing a business plan, from planning to practice, marketing, production

MAN437 - Entrepreneurship and Innovation Seminars (3 + 0) 5

Fundamental concepts of entrepreneurship, personal characteristics of entrepreneurs, innovative thinking techniques, barriers of innovation, internal and external factors of entrepreneurship, intrapreneurship, strategic management and planing, alternative ways of launching a business, business plan and fundamental elements of busines plan

MAN451 - Enterprise Resource Planning (3 + 0) 5

Introduction to ERP, ERP Modules, ERP Selection, ERP Project Management, ERP integration with Supply chain Management and Customer Relationship Management.

MAN477 - Business Simulations (3 + 0) 5

Designing a product, positioning, target market selection, capacity plans, process design, production planning, financing methods, financial table analysis, balanced scorecard