COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Macroeconomics I * ECOZ   203 3 3 3 7

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 Prof. Dr. Mehmet Fatih CİN
Instructors
Prof.Dr.HÜSEYİN MAHİR FİSUNOĞLU1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
The aim of this course is, in short, to explain macro-economic problems such as unemployment, inflation, price level, economic stability and growth and their solutions.
Content
Give basic information about the current macro-economic issues and provide their understanding Analyze why problems that macroeconomics try to solve are important Introduce basic analytical tools of macroeconomics and to show how to use these tools Be able to think analytically and explain it to third parties in an effective way

Learning Outcomes
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
12345
1
Explains Econometric concepts
X
2
Acquires basic Mathematics, Statistics and Operation Research concepts
X
3
Equipped with the foundations of Economics, and develops Economic models
X
4
Describes the necessary concepts of Business
X
5
Models problems with Mathematics, Statistics, and Econometrics
X
6
Estimates the model consistently and analyzes & interprets its results
X
7
Acquires the ability to analyze, benchmark, evaluate and interpret at conceptual levels to develop solutions to problems
X
8
Collects, edits, and analyzes data
X
9
Uses a package program of Econometrics, Statistics, and Operation Research
X
10
Effectively works, take responsibility, and the leadership individually or as a member of a team
X
11
Awareness towards life-long learning and follow-up of the new information and knowledge in the field of study
X
12
Develops the ability of using different resources in the form of academic rules, synthesis the information gathered, and effective presentation in an area which has not been studied
X
13
Uses Turkish and at least one other foreign language, academically and in the business context
X
14
Good understanding, interpretation, efficient written and oral expression of the people involved
X
15
Improves his/herself constantly by defining educational requirements considering interests and talents in scientific, cultural, art and social fields besides career development
X
16
Questions traditional approaches and their implementation while developing alternative study programs when required
X
17
Recognizes and implements social, scientific, and professional ethic values
X
18
Follows actuality, and interprets the data about economic and social events
X

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Introduction to Macroeconomics Reading course book
2 National Income Accounting Reading course book
3 Income and Expenditures Reading course book
4 Money, Interest Rate and Income Reading course book
5 Monetary and Fiscal Policies Reading course book
6 International Linkages Reading course book
7 Aggregate Demand and Supply: Introduction Reading course book
8 Mid-term exam prepare to exam
9 Aggregate Supply: Wages, Prices and Employment Reading course book
10 Rational Expectations Equilibrium Approach Reading course book
11 Long-Term Growth and Productivity Reading course book
12 Consumption Behaviors Reading course book
13 Saving Behaviors Reading course book
14 Investment Behavior Reading course book
15 Review Reading course book
16-17 Final exam prepare to exam

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources