CMPE105 - Introduction to Computers and Information Systems (1 + 2) 3

Fundamentals of information systems, system and application software; input, processing, storage, output and communication; exploring the windows environment; learning management systems; internet applications; use of applications software: word processing, spreadsheets and creating presentations, integrating and sharing information between applica

ETI101 - English Writing Skills I (3 + 0) 5

Paragraph writing; different forms of essay writing such as narrative, descriptive, process, cause and effect, comparison and contrast; theoretical information to avoid faulty and illogical sentence construction, disorganised and incomplete paragraphs.

ETI102 - English Writing Skills II (3 + 0) 6

Information on the purpose/function of a piece of writing; discourse markers appropriate to each genre; theoretical information to avoid faulty and illogical sentence construction, disorganized and incomplete paragraphs; different writing techniques for special purposes such as business letters and CV.

ETI105 - Linguistics and Translation (3 + 0) 5

Principal schools of linguistics in the 20th century; basic concepts, principles, methods and branches of linguistics with their fields of application; associations with other relevant disciplines and specifically for translators.

ETI106 - Current Issues (3 + 0) 5

Social, economic, and political issues in the national and international agenda; hot material depending on the current affairs in the world; domain specific terminology.

ETI107 - Spoken English I (3 + 0) 5

Formal and informal speech situations; speech presentation, debates; theory of communication, functions of communication; basics of outlining and organising a speech and talking about timely topics and expressing opinion.

ETI110 - Research Techniques (2 + 0) 5

Argumentation and synthesizing of information; a set of process-based writing activities based on the academic writing theory; citing information (quoting, paraphrasing, summarising) in APA format.

ETI112 - Spoken English II (3 + 0) 5

Theory of communication event, functions of communication and dynamics of speech; basics of outlining and organising a speech; persuasive and argumentative speeches; group discussions and debates.

ETI151 - Text Studies for Translation (3 + 0) 6

Theoretical background information on various concepts including translation, text types, etc.; discussion of these concepts; applying theoretical analysis on different text types such as informative, expressive and operative.

ETI200 - Introduction to Translation (2 + 2) 6

Discourse, register, context, skopos and commissioning in various text types. Step by step introduction to the practice of translation in informative and operative texts

ETI203 - Language Use in Various Fields I (2 + 2) 5

Text types; language use in various fields; terminology-based studies.

ETI205 - Discourse Analysis (3 + 0) 6

Critical and systematic discourse analysis; elements that determine various uses of discourse; form, content and style; speech act theory; seven standards of textuality.

ETI206 - International Politics (3 + 0) 5

UN General Assembly discussion topics; discussion of political agenda and issues of UN Member States; UN General Assembly discussion simulations; Model UN discussion simulations.

ETI209 - European Culture and Institutions (3 + 0) 5

European culture, history and civilization beginning from ancient times until 21st century; concepts such as democracy, human rights, enlightenment, Renaissance, Reform.

ETI211 - Listening Comprehension and Oral Presentation I (2 + 2) 5

Listening activities for translation and interpretation students; famous and current speeches; speeches on various topics such as international relations, European Union, British culture, education system, etc.

ETI212 - Listening Comprehension and Oral Presentation II (2 + 2) 5

General listening skills on topics such as politics, diplomacy, technical issues; concentration and note-taking skills for various formal and informal speeches.

ETI220 - Language Use in Various Fields II (3 + 0) 5

Text types; language use in various fields; terminology-based studies, translation activities.

ETI303 - Translation of Texts on Social Sciences (2 + 2) 5

Translating social sciences texts such as sociology, psychology, history, culture, etc; domain-specific terminological study.

ETI307 - Sight Translation (2 + 2) 5

Basic sight translation skills; exercises with paraphrasing, chunking; good speaking skills; exercises with complex sight translation texts.

ETI308 - Translation of Medical Texts (2 + 2) 6

All types of medical texts containing grammatical, conceptual domain-specific terminology and their translations.

ETI310 - Communication and Media Translation (2 + 2) 5

Newspaper articles, leads, headlines, pyramid and inverted pyramid models and their translation activities; history of journalism; emerging news media and technology.

ETI311 - Note Taking (2 + 2) 5

Rozan note-taking techniques; original speeches about current affairs; visual and audio materials.

ETI312 - Publishing and Editing (3 + 0) 5

Analysis and practice of editing, grammar, punctuation in literary and non-literary translated texts.

ETI317 - Introduction to Interpreting I (2 + 2) 5

Basic interpreting skills; active listening skills; paraphrasing, memory and retention skills, etc.; short consecutive interpreting exercises.

ETI318 - Introduction to Interpreting II (2 + 2) 5

Fundamental interpreting skills; active listening and note-taking skills; consecutive and on-sight interpreting exercises; memory and retention skills, etc.

ETI319 - Translation Theory (3 + 0) 6

The science of translation; prescriptive translation theories; descriptive translation studies; functional and communicative approaches to translation; post-colonial theories.

ETI402 - Translation Criticism (2 + 0) 6

Translation criticism; shifts of expression; acceptability; adequacy; translational loss and gain, Descriptive Translation Studies; Van den Broeck's model.

ETI409 - Translation of Texts on Law and International Affairs (3 + 2) 6

Concepts and language of law and international relations; translation of texts on law and international relations; different types of legal and international relations texts such as contracts, power of attorney, resolutions and recommendations.

ETI410 - Translation Traineeship (0 + 2) 6

Minimum 20 working days of traineeship; traineeship file; translator's responsibilities and rights.

ETI411 - Consecutive Interpreting (2 + 2) 5

Note-taking skills, active listening exercises, consecutive interpreting exercises

ETI412 - European Union Studies and Translation (2 + 2) 6

Texts regarding relations with the EU; the nature and characteristics of the acquis communautaire; the sources of difficulty in translation of EU texts; EU terminology.

ETI416 - Translation of Texts on Economics and Commerce (3 + 0) 6

Format, style and expression in the texts concerning economics, commerce and banking; sample translations, vocabulary study and analysis of the economic language.

HIST111 - Principles of Atatürk and History of Turkish Revolution I (in English) (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.

HIST112 - Principles of Atatürk and History of Turkish Revolution II (in English) (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.

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

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.

ETI201 - Media and Journalism (3 + 0) 5

The concept, importance and subject matters of media and journalism; inverted pyramid structure; headline grammar and vocabulary; writing effective leads using 5W1H rule; journalistic terminology; text versus image in media.

ETI221 - Translation as a Profession (3 + 0) 5

The aim of this course is to provide the students with comprehensive knowledge of the translation profession and to equip them with necessary linguistic and technical skills (using translation memories, CAT tools and project managements tools, etc.) and understanding to be competent translators when they graduate. In this course, the students gain

ETI403 - Localization Project Management (3 + 0) 5

The aim of this course is to provide the students with the information and skills necessary to manage localization projects. In this course, the students not only learn how to carry out proper translation and localization project management and workflows, but also acquire the skills to use the related technological devices and softwares.

ETI218 - International Institutions (3 + 0) 5

General information about the structure, functions, bodies/institutions and operation mechanisms of the international organizations such as UN, the Council of Europe, EU, OSCE, NATO, OECD, WTO, the International Criminal Court, the World Intellectual Property Organisation, etc. 

ETI224 - Introduction to Translation and Localization (3 + 0) 5

The essentials of localization, the relationship between translation and localization, the effect of globalization on localization, translation tools used in localization (CAT tools, translation memories, termbases, dictionaries, etc.), roles (language expert, proofreader, etc.), and workflow

ETI252 - Grammar for Translation / Interpretation Purposes (3 + 0) 5

Advanced level English grammar; vocabulary; reading comprehension; exercises on oral presentation and writing skills.

ETI413 - Simultaneous Interpreting (3 + 0) 5

Simultaneous interpreting of various speeches on different topics; booth manners; stress management during simultaneous interpreting; coping strategies for simultaneous interpreting.

ETI414 - Simultaneous Conference Interpreting (3 + 0) 5

Simultaneous interpreting of 10-15 minute-longs speeches on various topics; brief history of conference interpreting in the world and Turkey; mock conference exercises; video conference practices; ethics and standards in conference interpreting.

ETI419 - General Translation I (3 + 0) 5

Translation of lengthy texts on especially specialised fields such as law, medicine, science and social sciences; domain-specific terminology study in various fields.

ETI420 - General Translation II (3 + 0) 5

Translation of lenghty and complex texts on especially specialised fields such as law, medicine, science and social sciences; domain-specific terminology study in various fields.

ETI314 - Use of Computer Technologies in Translation (2 + 2) 5

Computer Aided Translation (CAT) tools; Terminology Management Systems (TMS); local and Internet based terminological databases (termbases); project management packages; quality assurance systems.

ETI322 - Types of Translation and Localization (3 + 0) 5

The increase of the significance of intercultural communication as a result of the advancements in technology and the inevitable consequence of globalization has added a new dimension to translation. Now, the profession of translation covers not only the translation of texts produced in different fields such as medicine, law, or technical but also

ETI438 - Translation of Graphic Novel and Humour (3 + 0) 5

The qualities of graphic novel and humour; history of graphic novel and humour translation in Turkey; graphic novel and humour translation; challenges of graphic novel and humour translation.

ETI422 - Editing ? Postediting in Localization (3 + 0) 5

In this course, the students develop their skills and knowledge in editing and proofreading which can be considered as a final stage in translation. The students not only determine and solve the problems related to punctuation or grammar but also learn to analyze the translated material in terms of style (suitability for the target audience, word

ETI407 - Literature and Translation I (2 + 0) 5

Theoretical articles on literature and literary translation such as Bassnett`s, Aksoy`s and Lefevere`s; translation of novel and short story.

ETI408 - Literature and Translation II (2 + 0) 5

Translation of poems, short stories and plays; genre and style analysis with appropriate translation strategies.

ETI431 - Terminology Studies (2 + 0) 5

Theoretical and practical aspects of terminology studies; techniques of how to produce electronic versions of the corpus.

ETI432 - Translation for Children (2 + 0) 5

Brief history of translation of children?s literature; theoretical approaches to this type of study; problems of translation for children; translation of cartoons, advertisements for children and nursery rhymes.

ETI429 - Audio-Visual Translation (2 + 0) 5

Concepts related to audiovisual translation, methods and theories of audio-visual translation, dubbing, subtitling, voiceover.

ETI430 - Translating Popular Science Books Using IT (2 + 0) 5

Book translation, publishing, Computer-Assisted Translation (CAT) tools, text visualization tools, source-target text aligning software, neural network machine; translation software, natural language processing software, Corpus software, text conversion software.

ETI421 - Technical Writing and Translation (3 + 0) 7

The nature of technical and scientific documents; the steps of technical translation; research and terminology studies on contemporary technical subjects; translating and editing the texts in the light of current methodologies.

GER201 - German I (3 + 0) 4

Giving and asking personal information, ordering food and drink, telling the time, talking about habits, talking about familiy, talking about clothes, etc.

RUS201 - Russian I (3 + 0) 4

Cyrillic alphabet; giving and asking personal information, ordering food and drink, telling the time, talking about habits, talking about familiy, talking about clothes, etc.

SPAN201 - Spanish I (3 + 0) 4

The alphabet; giving and asking personal information, ordering food and drink, telling the time, talking about habits, talking about familiy, talking about clothes, etc.

FRE201 - French I (3 + 0) 4

Giving and asking personal information, ordering food and drink, telling the time, talking about habits, talking about familiy, talking about clothes, etc.

JAP201 - Japanese I (3 + 0) 4

Kanji alphabet; giving and asking personal information, ordering food and drink, telling the time, talking about habits, talking about familiy, talking about clothes, etc.

GER202 - German II (3 + 0) 4

Talking about travel and holidays, giving opinions, talking about past activities, making requests, talking about shopping, discussing plans and goals.

RUS202 - Russian II (3 + 0) 4

Talking about travel and holidays, giving opinions, talking about past activities, making requests, talking about shopping, discussing plans and goals using Cyrillic alphabet.

SPAN202 - Spanish II (3 + 0) 4

Talking about travel and holidays, giving opinions, talking about past activities, making requests, talking about shopping, discussing plans and goals.

FRE202 - French II (3 + 0) 4

Talking about travel and holidays, giving opinions, talking about past activities, making requests, talking about shopping, discussing plans and goals.

JAP202 - Japanese II (3 + 0) 4

Talking about travel and holidays, giving opinions, talking about past activities, making requests, talking about shopping, discussing plans and goals in Kanji alphabet.

GER301 - German III (3 + 0) 4

Making requests, giving information on numbers, prices, talking about daily routines, making arrangements, talking about quantity of things, discussing about possibilities, talking about lifestyle, talking about past events.

RUS301 - Russian III (3 + 0) 4

Making requests, giving information on numbers, prices, talking about daily routines, making arrangements, talking about quantity of things, discussing about possibilities, talking about lifestyle, talking about past events.

SPAN301 - Spanish III (3 + 0) 4

Making requests, giving information on numbers, prices, talking about daily routines, making arrangements, talking about quantity of things, discussing about possibilities, talking about lifestyle, talking about past events.

FRE301 - French III (3 + 0) 4

Making requests, giving information on numbers, prices, talking about daily routines, making arrangements, talking about quantity of things, discussing about possibilities, talking about lifestyle, talking about past events.

JAP301 - Japanese III (3 + 0) 4

Making requests, giving information on numbers, prices, talking about daily routines, making arrangements, talking about quantity of things, discussing about possibilities, talking about lifestyle, talking about past events.

RUS302 - Russian IV (3 + 0) 4

Describing a town or city, giving directions, making recommendations, and suggestions, describing people`s appearance, making excuses, talking about types of transport, describing weather, making predictions, giving advice, offering help, talking about health and illness.

SPAN302 - Spanish IV (3 + 0) 4

Describing a town or city, giving directions, making recommendations, and suggestions, describing people`s appearance, making excuses, talking about types of transport, describing weather, making predictions, giving advice, offering help, talking about health and illness.

FRE302 - French IV (3 + 0) 4

Describing a town or city, giving directions, making recommendations, and suggestions, describing people`s appearance, making excuses, talking about types of transport, describing weather, making predictions, giving advice, offering help, talking about health and illness.

JAP302 - Japanese IV (3 + 0) 4

Describing a town or city, giving directions, making recommendations, and suggestions, describing people`s appearance, making excuses, talking about types of transport, describing weather, making predictions, giving advice, offering help, talking about health and illness.

GER401 - German V (3 + 0) 4

Develop and practice more vocabulary, structure and communicative skills; reporting and passive structures; read newspapers, books, stories and talk about them.

FRE401 - French V (3 + 0) 4

Develop and practice more vocabulary, structure and communicative skills; reporting and passive structures; read newspapers, books, stories and talk about them.

GER402 - German VI (3 + 0) 4

Language components to express learners` own cultural elements and other cultures; celebrations, visits, post office, hospitals, museums, banks, hotels, libraries etc. shopping, giving directions.

FRE402 - French VI (3 + 0) 4

Language components to express learners` own cultural elements and other cultures; celebrations, visits, post office, hospitals, museums, banks, hotels, libraries etc. shopping, giving directions.

GER201 - German I (3 + 0) 4

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.

GER202 - German II (3 + 0) 4

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

GER301 - German III (3 + 0) 4

More vocabulary, structure and communicative skills at elementary level; various themes such as occupations, hobbies, countries, and functions such as asking for and giving information, offering and responding.

RUS301 - Russian III (3 + 0) 4

More vocabulary, structure and communicative skills at elementary level; various themes such as occupations, hobbies, countries, and functions such as asking for and giving information, offering and responding.

GER302 - German IV (3 + 0) 4

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

RUS302 - Russian IV (3 + 0) 4

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

GER401 - German V (3 + 0) 4

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

GER402 - German VI (3 + 0) 4

More vocabulary, structure and communicative skills at pre-intermediate level; various themes such as celebrations, hospital procedures, visiting museums, banks, libraries, and cultural elements.

ETI171 - Elementary French I (3 + 0) 4

Basic skills of reading, writing, listening and speaking in French.

ETI172 - Elementary French II (3 + 0) 4

Basic skills of reading, writing, listening and speaking in French.

ETI271 - French Reading and Writing I (3 + 0) 4

Various reading and writing exercises in accordance with different writing techniques such as description and explanation.

ETI272 - French Reading and Writing II (3 + 0) 4

Studies in reading, comprehension and writing activities in French in different text types and topics.

ETI371 - French-Turkish Introduction to Translation I (3 + 0) 4

An overall view of French grammar in order to develop reading, understanding, writing and translation skills.

ETI372 - French-Turkish Introduction to Translation II (3 + 0) 4

An overall view of French grammar in order to develop reading, understanding, writing and translation skills.

ETI471 - French-Turkish Translation I (3 + 0) 4

Translating texts on various occupational fields, from literature and from current issues from French into Turkish.

ETI472 - French-Turkish Translation II (3 + 0) 4

Various translation practices using texts on literature, social sciences and culture from French into Turkish.

ETI181 - Elementary Russian I (3 + 0) 4

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.

ETI182 - Elementary Russian II (3 + 0) 4

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

ETI281 - Russian Reading and Writing I (3 + 0) 4

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

ETI282 - Russian Reading and Writing II (3 + 0) 4

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

ETI381 - Introduction to Russian-Turkish Translation I (3 + 0) 4

Discourse, register, context, skopos and commissioning in various text types; step by step introduction to the practice of translation in informative and operative texts.

ETI382 - Introduction to Russian-Turkish Translation II (3 + 0) 4

Discourse, register, context, skopos and commissioning in various text types; step by step introduction to the practice of translation in informative and operative texts.

ETI481 - Russian-Turkish Translation I (3 + 0) 4

Translation of lengthy texts on especially specialized fields such as law, medicine, science and social sciences; domain-specific terminology study in various fields.

ETI482 - Russian-Turkish Translation II (3 + 0) 4

Translation of lenghty and complex texts on especially specialized fields such as law, medicine, science and social sciences; domain-specific terminology study in various fields.

HUM211 - Gender Studies and Women Rights (3 + 0) 4

Introduction; gender perceptions; woman and health; woman and politics; woman and law; modernism, gender and women rights; types of violence against women and their prevention; woman and literature; woman labor in the global economy; worklife and woman; woman and entrepreneurship; woman and environment.

HUM201 - Social Responsibility Project (3 + 0) 4

Social and environmental problems; non-governmental organizations; cooperation with non-governmental organizations; team work.

ART201 - Introduction to Photography (3 + 0) 4

Definition of photography and the photographer, the uses of photography in life, camera and its parts (aperture, iso, shutter, lens), light and its use in photography, composition rules in photography, the works of photographers from the world and Turkey.

ART221 - Annotated History of Music (3 + 0) 4

The evolution of music in history of humanity; music in the process of becoming an art, the authencities of music; the historical analysis of music, information exchange as well as the main distinctions between art and other cultural domains.

ART222 - History of Jazz (3 + 0) 4

The history of music before 1900`s; Blues and Ragtime music genres; the impacts of musical, social and cultural structures of jazz music in New Orleans before its emergence in the region; main jazz movements starting from the very first Dixieland music to Fusion jazz movement today.

ART223 - Performing Jazz (3 + 0) 4

Human voice in terms of its anatomy, physiology and its techniques.

ART251 - Watercolour Painting (3 + 0) 4

Basic knowledge of watercolour painting art and its history; watercolour techniques, tools and materials; demonstration of some real watercolour painting samples; basic principles and practice of painting techniques.

ART224 - History of Argentine Tango (3 + 0) 4

Where does the tango come from; tango-culture relationship; the origin and the evolution of Argentine tango; spreading of the dance to Europe and the world; the effects of tango on economic crisis and political changes in the world.

ART291 - Body Language and the Art of Persuasion (3 + 0) 4

Posture, mimic, gesture, a correct and accurate way of using the intonation of speech; leadership skills and abilities to convince or persuade someone to accept a desired way of thinking in the business and social environment; convincing others to adopt new ideas using body language.

ART252 - Free Ceramic Forming (3 + 0) 4

The ceramic clay; using clay for freehand forming; creating unique ceramic forms without restricting the individual creativity; creating two- or three-dimensional free-form designs using the ceramic clay.

ART292 - Sign Language (3 + 0) 4

Developing the ability to communicate daily with hearing disabilities.

ART271 - Creative Drama (2 + 0) 4

Games and exercises designed by Viola Spolin to stimulate action, relation, spontaneity and creativity of individuals in a group setting; techniques such as warming up games, improvisations, roleplay, writing, story telling etc.

ART225 - Introduction to Classical Guitar (0 + 0) 4

Fundamentals of music; notes, rhythm and fundamental music vocabulary; notes on the guitar, diagrams.

HUM316 - Selections from World Literature: The Short Story (3 + 0) 4

Short stories in English selected from a variety of cultures; texts handed out by the course instructor on literary materials and on literary appreciation methods

RUS401 - Russian V (3 + 0) 4

Vocabulary, structure and communicative skills at pre-intermediate level; up to date topics on newspapers, magazines, and books.

RUS402 - Russian VI (3 + 0) 4

Vocabulary, structure and communicative skills at pre-intermediate level; up to date topics on newspapers, magazines, and books.

MAN313 - Managerial Skills for the 21 st Century (3 + 0) 5

Self- Management, Personal Financial Management, Time and Stress Management and Organization Skills, Workplace Etiquette/Dress, Ethics, Politics and Diversity, Accountability and Workplace Relationships, Communication and Electronic Communication, Motivation, Leadership and Teams, Conflict and Negotiation, Networking, Job Search Skills, Resume Preparation, Interview Techniques, Career Management

HUM108 - The History of Early Modern Mediterranean (1450-1789) (3 + 0) 4

The description of the early modern Mediterranean in general terms from the geographical discoveries to the French Revolution; political, social, historical and economic developments and transformations in the early modern Mediterranean; wars and trade in the axis of Ottoman-Spanish hegemony struggle in the Mediterranean basin.

MAN408 - Introduction to Sustainability (3 + 0) 5

What is sustainability; sustainability and related polices; climate and global change; environmental and resource economics; sustainable business practices; sustainability: ethics, culture, and history; sustainable development; sustainability indicators.

HUM322 - Introduction to Ethics (3 + 0) 4

Analysing and discussing the central topics of ethics, such as egoism, eudaimonism, utilitarianism, the moral law and the ethics of self-determinism; also, examining the ethical thinking of Plato, Aristotle, Hume, Kant, Mill, Bentham and Sartre.

HUM323 - Introduction to Critical Thinking (3 + 0) 4

Examining and discussing the themes of critical thinking, such as writing and thinking clearly, learning and analysing the types of reasonings and arguments, making rational decisions, learning the types of fallacies; also, exercises to make these topics more understandable.

HUM412 - Work Accidents and Occupational Diseases (3 + 0) 4

Basic concepts of work accidents and occupational diseases, legal consequences and methods of protection from work accidents and occupational diseases.

HUM105 - Security, Espionage and Intelligence History (3 + 0) 4

The historical development of the concept of security, security problems and threats that differ according to periods, according to a new (critical) understanding; the restructuring of the transformation of espionage and intelligence activities in the history of the world and especially Turkey with globalization.

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

Making business life skills more effective through music

PR419 - Media Literacy (3 + 0) 4

This course covers the basic concepts and approaches related to sociology. In this sense, starting from the concept of media literacy, important theoretical approaches are examined. Then, violence, gender, representation of minorities are analyzed through different media materials.

HUM204 - Volunteering Studies (1 + 0) 4

Participating voluntarily in the work of aid organizations established within public institutions, local governments and non-governmental organizations in order to support those who face difficulties, especially children, the elderly, the disabled and disadvantaged groups, and sharing what they acquired through the university education.

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).

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

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.

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

ART265 - Creativity in Business Life (3 + 0) 4

Methods of creativity; using creativity in business life; overview and critique of the sector; new approaches by means of art; innovation.

ART268 - Theatrical Entrepreneurial Skills (3 + 0) 4

Developing entrepreneurial skills through the art of theater.

ART269 - Entrepreneurial World of Contemporary Art (3 + 0) 4

The function and global organisation of contemporary art, which are considered as one of the most important investment tools in the world by international institutions, the socio-economic dimension of the events and the relationship between the world of art: collector, sponsor, and entrepreunership.

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.