COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Tourism Economics * ECOS   304 6 2 2 5

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction English
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Asst.Prof.Dr. Tolga KABAŞ
Instructors
Prof. Dr.MEHMET CİHAN YAVUZ1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
To explain main issues of tourism econmics with an introductory level.
Content
Basically, the main concepts and issues of tourism economics will be explained.

Learning Outcomes
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1
Explain the importance of demand and supply in economy sciece and the well-running conditions of the market economy
X
2
Define the role of pricing within the event advantage of the market economy
X
3
Define the role of the state in economy, money and financial policies, the central bank and the structure of the market
X
4
Perceive the costs and benefits arising from the global economy
X
5
Produce nymerical and policy options when confronted with problems
X
6
Use quantitative and qualitative techniques of model building, decoding and interpretation
X
7
Use the theory of economics in the analysis of economic events
X
8
Use computer programs, do synthesis and present prepared data efficiently
9
Apply the methods of economic analysis.
X
10
Analyze at conceptual level and aquire abiliy in comparing, interpreting, evaluating and synthesizing in order to develop solutions to problems
X
11
Take responsibility individually and/or in a team, take leadership and work effectively
X
12
Follow innovative developments in the field being aware of the necessity of lifelong learning and improving him-/herself
X
13
Use of different sources about an unfamiliar field within academic principles, synthesize gained data and present effectively
X
14
Use Turkish and at least one foreign language in accordance with the requirements of academic and work life
X
15
Understand and interpret related peoples´ feelings, thoughts and behaviours correctly; express him-/herself accurately in written and oral language
16
Question traditional attitudes, applications and methods, develop and apply new methods when needed.
17
Recognize and apply social, scientific and professional ethical values.
X

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Main Issues in Economics Source Reading
2 Concepts of Tourism and Tourist Source Reading
3 Tourism Sector Source Reading
4 Tourism Demand Source Reading
5 Tourism Supply Source Reading
6 Tourism Market Source Reading
7 Firm Equilibrium in Tourism Sector Source Reading
8 Consumer Equilbirium in Tourism Source Reading
9 Midterm exam Review the Topics Discussed in the Lecture Notes and Sources
10 The Monetary Economic Effects of Tourism Source Reading
11 The Real Economic Effects of Tourism Source Reading
12 The Real Economic Affects of Tourism Source Reading
13 Demand Forecast in Tourism Economy Source Reading
14 Demand Forecast in Tourism Economy Source Reading
15 Tourism Income Source Reading
16-17 Tourism Income Source Reading

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources