Compulsory Departmental Courses

ENG121 - Basic English I (4 + 0) 3

Vocabulary, structure and communicative skills at beginners level; various topics such as countries, nationalities, jobs, family, feelings, food and drink, colors and clothes and daily routines

ENG122 - Basic English II (4 + 0) 3

Vocabulary, structure and communicative skills at beginners level; various themes such as transport, travel, dates, holidays, money, and shopping..

ENG221 - Basic English III (3 + 0) 3

More vocabulary, structure and communicative skills at elementary level; various themes such as touristic places, hotel services, life styles and daily routines, people and personality, food and drink and various cultural elements.

ENG222 - Basic English IV (3 + 0) 3

More vocabulary, structure and communicative skills at elementary level; various themes such as travel, places, appearance, plans, health, weather, phone conversations, and cultural elements.

ENG321 - Basic English for Occupational Purposes I (3 + 0) 3

Academic and job-related commucation skills; functions such as describing routines, people and jobs, talking about business gatherings, talking about obligations and permissions, asking for help and giving advice at work, and writing e-mails.

ENG322 - Basic English for Occupational Purposes II (3 + 0) 3

Academic and job-related commucation skills; functions such as pressure at work, budget, schedules and deadlines, interview techniques, discussing on academic qualifications, job skills, career development, making arrangements and writing e-mails.

HIST101 - Principles of Atatürk and History of Turkish Revolution I (2 + 0) 2

French Revolution; structure and geopolitic positioning of Ottoman Empire, reasons of its decline; Westernization movements, First and Second Constitutional Monarchy declarations; Libya and Balkan wars; First World War; period before the War of Independence, congresses, National Pact, establishment of Turkish Grand National Assembly.

HIST102 - Principles of Atatürk and History of Turkish Revolution II (2 + 0) 2

War of Independence; Lausanne Treaty; declaration of the Republic; removal of sultanic rule and caliphate; Atatürk`s revolutions; establishment of national economy; Second World War, before and after; Turkish Republic after 1960.

HIST201 - History of Civilization (3 + 0) 3

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

IKT101 - Introduction to Economics I (3 + 0) 5

Introduction to demand, supply and market price formation; household behaviour; elasticity; production process; profit maximizing firm behavior; different market types such as monopoly, perfect competition, oligopoly.

IKT102 - Introduction to Economics II (3 + 0) 5

Aggregate demand, aggregate supply, unemployment, inflation, aggregate expenditure, aggregate income models, fiscal policy, money demand, money supply, monetary policy, multiplier.

IKT303 - Monetary Theory and Policy (3 + 0) 6

Money and credit, behaviour and structure of interest rates, financial systems, money demand and supply, analysis of competing monetary theories and the use of monetary policy tools in economic stabilization; current issues in monetary theory and policy, inflation targeting.

IKT303(silinecek) - The theory of Money and Politics (3 + 0) 6

ISL203 - Principles of Accounting I (3 + 0) 6

Accounting concept, generally accepted accounting principles, accounting equation, accounting transaction, the accounts and recording process, balance sheet and income statement, all of the asset, equity, revenue and expense accounts transactions.

ISL204 - Principles of Accounting II (3 + 0) 6

Determination of quantity and value of all the assets and liabilities, month/year end transactions, trial balance, incorrect entries, detailed financial statements.

ISL364 - Financial Statement Analysis (3 + 0) 5

The interpretation of the balance sheet and income statement, cash flow statement, statement of changes in stockholders? equity and conducting vertical analysis, trend analysis and ratio analysis.

KAM105 - Introduction to Sociology (3 + 0) 6

Situating sociology in social science and in our life, basic nature and scope of sociology; sociological explanations: theories, social change, method in sociological inquiry; socialization and social interaction; social structure and social institutions; groups; family; political, religious and educational institutions; social stratification and

MATH105 - Introduction to Calculus (Turkish) (3 + 0) 5

Basic algebra, graphs, functions and their graphs, equations and inequalities, polynomials and rational functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, system of equations, matrices, determinants.

MATH110 - Commercial and Fiscal Mathematics (2 + 0) 3

In this course, interest and interest calculations, discount and discount calculations, depreciation calculations and current account applications are aimed to be covered.

MATH293 - Introduction to Probability and Statistics I (3 + 0) 5

Basic definitions, tables and graphs, central tendency measures, central dispersion measures, probability concept, conditional probability, Bayesian approach, random variables, expected value, binomial and normal distributions.

MLY101 - Public Finance I (3 + 0) 5

The investigation of economic, social and financial activities regarding public finance; the legal, economic, social, technical sides of issues related to the expenditures of government and the income that will meet these expenditures.

MLY102 - Public Finance II (3 + 0) 7

The theory of public finance; classification of public incomes according to different criteria; types of public income; tax concept and tax theories; taxation techniques; taxation principles; income, wealth and spending taxes; taxation systems; development and present situation of Turkish tax system; debt policy and debt management.

MLY104 - Civil Law (4 + 0) 7

Introductory provisions of the Civil Code, the concept of 'right' classification of rights and its consequences.

MLY105 - Introduction to Law (2 + 0) 4


MLY201 - The Theory of Finance (3 + 0) 6

The fundamental theories that have separated finance from economics to develop as an independent field of research.

MLY202 - The Theory of Taxation (3 + 0) 6

Definition, nature and importance of tax concept; purposes of taxation; tax technique; tax classification; income tax: income tax and corporation tax; expenditure taxes: treatment taxes and private consumption tax; wealth tax: taxes on wealth, transfer of wealth and increase in wealth; taxation principles; the effects of taxation on income distrib

MLY203 - Budget and Public Finance (3 + 0) 5

Description and nature of the budget; the evolution of budget; development of budgeting and budgeting systems; budget functions; budgeting principles: classical and modern budgeting principles; deviation from budget guidelines; budget concepts and theory of industrial budgets; budgeting process: preparation of the budget, its restoration

MLY208 - Commercial Law (3 + 0) 5

Concept of business law, concept of merchant, commercial business, commercial judgment, commercial judgment, trade register, trade book, trade name, business name, unfair competition.

MLY209 - Introduction to Constitutional Law (3 + 0) 5

Fundamental concepts of constitution law in comparison with liberal western democracy systems; constitution, structure and amendment of the constitution, constitutionality, government, sovereignty, the concept of state, state forms, governmental bodies (government regimes), constitutional state and constitution movements, legislative-executive

MLY212 - Introduction to Administrative Law (3 + 0) 5

Concept of administration and Turkish Administrative Organization; both central and local administration processes regarding recent amendments in rules and regulations; the notion of public officials and rights and responsibilities in relation to this notion and disciplinary proceedings under the light the State Council?s judgments; the concept of

MLY214 - Introduction to Law of Obligations (3 + 0) 5

The general principles covering law of obligations, namely the formation of contracts, offer and acceptance, capacity, material and immaterial mistake, fraud, duress, legal cause, contractual obligation, freedom of contract, limitations of the freedom of contract, public order and mandatory provisions, concept of debt, the law of responsibility,

MLY301 - Tax Law (3 + 0) 6

Tax concept; sources of tax law, constitutional principles of taxation; exemption and exemption concepts in tax law; comment on tax law, qualification and laws of proof; parties to taxation: tax administration, liable and responsible; terms in tax law and causes of coercion; taxation process: the event that gives birth to the tax,

MLY302 - Government Accounting (3 + 0) 6

Definition, scope, development process and legal basis of state account; administrative structuring, accounts used in government accounting; collection and payment; reporting operations; problems in public accounting and proposal of solution; State Procurement Law and its functioning.

MLY303 - History of Finance (2 + 0) 5

State concept and historical development, historical evolution process of local governments, evolution of public entrepreneurship, fund system and fund economy, development of public expenditures, historical development of public revenues, historical development of treasury management and budget historical evolution, public accounting historical

MLY304 - Turkish Taxation System (3 + 0) 6

Overview of the Turkish tax system; tax classification; taxes on income: Income tax, corporation tax; taxes on expenditures: value-added tax, customs tax, etc; taxes on wealth: inheritance and transfer tax, real estate tax, etc.; tax issues in taxes, income elements, forms of liability, reductions, exceptions and exemptions; taxes in taxies, decla

MLY306 - Execution Law (3 + 0) 5

Compulsory enforcement law concept and basic problems; principles of tax enforcement law; legal nature of public disclosure; payment structure in tax avenue: time of payment, place, shape, proof of payment, settlement; deferral, tangerine and delay hike; forced trace routes in tax enforcement law: follow up by way of harassment, follow through by

MLY401 - Fiscal Policy (3 + 0) 7

Definition and scope of fiscal policy; the role of fiscal policy in achieving economic stability; methods for the implementation of fiscal policy; discussions on the effectiveness of fiscal policy; the fiscal policy of struggling with inflation; inflation and government debt; the fiscal policy in stagnation; the fiscal policy of fighting against

MLY402 - International Finance (3 + 0) 8

The scope and content of international finance, external financing techniques; types of external financing; management and coordination of external financing; international financial markets: international money, credit and bond markets; the structure and functioning of major international financial institutions(IMF, IBRD, IDA, IFC, CECA, EIB, IDB

MLY405 - Tax Accounting I (3 + 0) 6

Review of basic accounting concepts and principles; tax types; notebook, document and record order; term tax liability: calculation of tax cut and provisional tax; the regulation of the taxpayers, the VAT and stamp tax payers; term end tax liability: accounting practices and records in income and corporate taxation; investment reduction, revaluati

SOC101 - Introduction to Sociology (3 + 0) 5

Situating sociology in social science and in our life, basic nature and scope of sociology; sociological explanations: Theories, Social Change, Method in Sociological Inquiry;Socialization and social interaction; Social Structure and Social institutions; Groups; Family;Political, religious and educational institutions;Social Stratification and Social Class; Inequality; poverty;Social identity: Race and Ethnicity and Gender;Social control

Elective Courses

IKT125 - Economic History (3 + 0) 6

Main characteristics of a feudal economic system, prerequisites of the formation of industry; legal system, guilds, technological accumulation, manpower, entrepreneurs, capital market; the industrial revolution 1780-1840,the sociological results of the industrial revolution ;second phase standards of living 1850-1914

IKT207 - Macroeconomic Theory I (3 + 0) 6

National income accounting; aggregate income and spending model; IS-LM model (closed and open economy versions); monetary and fiscal policy in the IS-LM model; AD-AS model; Phillips curve and Okun?s law; wages, prices, output and unemployment; SRAS alternative views.

IKT208 - Macroeconomic Theory II (3 + 0) 6

Traditional and modern schools of thought; practical issues in policymaking; economic growth and policy implications; theories of consumption, saving and investment.

IKT209 - Microeconomic Theory I (3 + 0) 6

Mathematics for microeconomics, utility theory, consumer optimization, individual demand functions and related topics, market demand curves, demand-related elasticities, uncertainty and information, strategy and game theory.

IKT210 - Microeconomic Theory II (3 + 0) 6

Production functions, cost functions, profit maximization, competitive markets, monopoly, imperfect competition, labor and capital markets, general equilibrium and welfare.

IKT301 - Econometrics I (3 + 0) 6

Review of basic statistics; simple regression, tests of hypothesis; prediction; assessing goodness of fit; assumptions of the classical linear regression model; transformation of variables; estimation and inference in the multiple regression model.

IKT302 - Econometrics II (3 + 0) 6

Review of regression and hypothesis testing; dummy variable regression models; multicollinearity; heteroskedasticity; autocorrelation; model misspecification; model selection criteria; outlier analysis.

IKT312 - Economic Development (3 + 0) 6

Economic growth, income inequality, health, education, gender and family, aid and development, corruption, microcredit, land, agriculture, incentives, environment and development.

IKT313 - International Economics I (3 + 0) 5

Labor productivity and comparative advantage: the Ricardian model, comparative advantage, the standard trade model, economies of scale, imperfect competition, and international trade, international factor movements, the instruments and the political economy of trade policy, trade policy in developing countries, controversies in trade policy.

IKT401 - Turkish Economy (3 + 0) 7

Oveview of the economic policy from 1923 to 1980; (January) 1980 stabilization and structural adjustment program; new financial cycle and economic-financial crisis (1994,1998, 2000, 2001), 17th, 18th, 19th stand-by arrangements and structural reforms; the impact of the 2008-2009 financial crisis and further developments.

IKT405 - Agricultural Economics (3 + 0) 6

The basic concepts like production, productivity, crop season, inputs and production functions; the relation between these concepts and agricultural production and agricultural policies; analysis of these concepts via employment of basic econometric tools; the effects of World Trade Organization, IMF and World Bank on Turkish agriculture.

IKT409 - Economic Growth (3 + 0) 6

The sources of economic growth, its limits and obstacles to growth; modern and traditional theories of growth: Harrod Domar, neoclassical and endogeneous growth theories.

IKT414 - Labor Market Economics (3 + 0) 6

Overview of labor markets; theories of labor demand; theories of labor supply; human capital, migration, wage differentials, discrimination in the labor market, unions, unemployment, macro policies.

IKT417 - Economics of Crises (3 + 0) 6

World system and financial crises; different aspects of financial crises; theories of crises and models; impact of the globalisation on economic-financial structures, analysis of the 2008-2009 global financial crises and its impact on real economy; political significance and impact of the crises.

IKT419 - Globalization and Regionalization (3 + 0) 6

Globalization, financial globalization, foreign direct investment, multinational companies, globalization and economic development, developing countries, the theory of integration, types of integration, economic unions, the experiment of EU, regionalism and regional unions, the theories of regionalism.

IKT424 - Game Theory (3 + 0) 6

Elements of a game, sequential moves, simultaneous moves, combining simultaneous and sequential moves, mixed strategies.

IKT425 - Enviromental Economics (3 + 0) 6

The relation between environment and economics; the problems of environment and the micro and macro effects of the policies regarding these problems; the preventive policies regarding the enviromental policies at domestic and international levels and the effects of these policies on developing and developed countries.

IKT426 - Financial Economics (3 + 0) 6

Functions and structure of the financial system, financial instruments, the risk management and control, issues in corporate finance and capital budgeting, the real economy and the financial markets: macroeconomic activity and financial markets; monetary policy and financial markets; banking sector and the financial markets.

IKT427 - Institutional Economics (3 + 0) 6

The main representatives of the new institutional economics; its contribution to theory of firm and economic development; current transactions costs economics, governance structures, positive externalities, bounded rationality, property rights, the extent of institutional economics on the determination of macroeconomic policies.

IKT440 - Economics of Competition (3 + 0) 6

Firm behavior in imperfectly competitive markets; how governments regulate competition; market power; market structures, industry analysis, demand-supply; market concept in competition, entry, exit barriers, price discrimination, monopoly, market power, cartels, integration and integration regulation; privatization, vertical integration.

IKT441 - Innovation and Ethics (3 + 0) 6

Ethics and moral reasoning; major traditional theories and concepts in ethics and human behavior; ethical codes; business life applications; responsibilities to society; internal and external factors affecting business life and moral reasoning; entrepreneurship related issues; concepts related to moral reasoning in business life.

IKT442 - Economics of Innovation (3 + 0) 6

The role of science, technology and innovation in economics at the macro and at the micro level; the diffusion and absorption of innovation; issues concerning the measurement of innovation; the national, regional systems of innovation and clusters; the relationship between R&D support mechanisms and economic performance in Turkey.

IKT444 - Science and Technology Policies (3 + 0) 6

The relation between economic development and science, technology and innovation policies; demand and supply approaches; the science, technology and innovation organizations at national level; public support mechanisms, technology transfer options and direct investment channels; the cases of Turkey and Chili.

MATH294 - Introduction to Probability and Statistics II (3 + 0) 5

Sampling and sampling distributions, Central Limit Theorem, point estimation, confidence interval, hypothesis testing, regression and correlation, variance analysis.

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

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

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

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

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

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

MLY-AE4SP3 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

MLY-AE4SP4 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

MLY-GE3SP1 - Non-Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

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