COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Introduction to Economics II IKZ   102 2 3 3 6

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. Hüseyin Mahir FİSUNOĞLU
Instructors
Dr. Öğr. ÜyesiERHAN İŞCAN1. Öğretim Grup:A
Doç.Dr.HAKKI ÇİFTÇİ1. Öğretim Grup:B
Öğr. Gör.MURAT PÜTÜN2. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
Introduction to Economics II deals with macroeconomics. Subjects such as national income accounting and its determination, aggregate demand and aggregate supply, equilibrium income, fiscal policy, monetary policy, money and banking, the price level, inflation, umemployment, growth and economic fluctuations will be seen.
Content
National income and its determination; changes in national income, elements of public finance, money and banking, international trade, macroeconomic policy, economic growth and development. Illustrations from the Turkish economy will be given.

Learning Outcomes
1) Understand basic economic relations, think critically and apply economic reasoning in daily life decison-making process and public decisions.
2) Understand GDP, its components (C, I, G, X,M), the relationship among them.
3) Understand growth, price indexes, inflation, unemployment, business cycles and interaction among them.
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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Having basic conceptual knowledge about economics and public finance and educating students who are able to analyze economic events in the light of this information, to think analytically, to work in cooperation and harmony, and to be able to do business.
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Collecting and commenting data from different sources using contemporary communication tools, methods and processes
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Having basic computer skills and knowledge, the vocational field uses this information
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Perform numerical and statistical data aggregation, analysis and interpretation
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Individually and / or in a team, take responsibility, leadership, and effectively works
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An area he does not research exploits from different sources in the framework of academic rules, synthesizes the information he obtains and effectively presents it
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Awareness of the necessity of life-long learning, it follows up-to-date developments in the field and constantly innovates
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Synthesize and effectively deliver information from an unfamiliar field to other sources in the framework of academic rules
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Turkish and at least one foreign language is used in accordance with the needs of academic life and business life
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Uses Turkish in accordance with the needs of academic life and business life
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He / she correctly understands the feelings, thoughts and behaviors of the people concerned and expresses himself / herself in writing and orally
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It has social, scientific and ethical values in the stages of collecting, interpreting and announcing the data related to the scientific fields in which statistics are used.
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Aware of and act in accordance with social, scientific and professional ethical values
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Question traditional approaches, practices and methods, develop new working methods where necessary and

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Introduction to Macroeconomics Lecture, problem session, and case studies Lecture
Homework
2 National income Lecture, problem session, and case studies Lecture
Homework
3 The main macroeconomic issues Lecture, problem session, and case studies Lecture
Homework
4 The main macroeconomic issues Lecture, problem session, and case studies Lecture
Question-Answer
Homework
5 The main macroeconomic issues Lecture, problem session, and case studies Lecture
Homework
6 Determining the level of income and price Lecture, problem session, and case studies Lecture
Homework
7 Determination of the income level by total expenditures Lecture, problem session, and case studies Lecture
Homework
8 Mid-term week prepare to exam Testing
9 Public budget and fiscal policy Lecture, problem session, and case studies Lecture
Homework
10 Money and Banking Lecture, problem session, and case studies Lecture
Homework
11 Monetary Theory and Policy Lecture, problem session, and case studies Lecture
Homework
12 Inflation Lecture, problem session, and case studies Lecture
Homework
13 International Trade Lecture, problem session, and case studies Lecture
Homework
14 Current macroeconomic issues Lecture, problem session, and case studies Lecture
Homework
15 Revision Lecture, problem session, and case studies Lecture
Homework
16-17 Final week prepare to exam Testing

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources