COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Financial Markets ENS   443 7 3 3 4

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. Rızvan EROL
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Assistants
Goals
This course aims to teach students functions of financial markets, its instruments and institutions
Content
Principles and concepts of a financial system, financial markets, financial instutions, financial instruments, bonds, stock market and its functons, financial risk, portfolio management, financial analysis of firms in a stock market.

Learning Outcomes
1) Uses principles regulating financial systems for financial decisions.
2) Investigates contributions and risks of financial institutions to financial systems.
3) Compares financial instruments and their pricing mechanism.
4) Uses basic principles of financial systems in financial operations.
5) Performs a financial analysis of a firm in a stock market.
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1
Has sufficient background on topics related to mathematics, physical sciences and industrial engineering.
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2
Gains ability to use the acquired theoretical knowledge on basic sciences and industrial engineering for describing, formulating and solving an industrial engineering problem, and to choose appropriate analytical and modeling methods.
X
3
Gains ability to analyze a service and/or manufacturing system or a process and describes, formulates and solves its problems .
X
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Gains ability to choose and apply methods and tools for industrial engineering applications.
X
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Can collect and analyze data required for industrial engineering problems ,develops and evaluates alternative solutions.
X
6
Works efficiently and takes responsibility both individually and as a member of a multi-disciplinary team.
X
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Can access information and to search/use databases and other sources for information gathering.
X
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Appreciates life time learning; follows scientific and technological developments and renews himself/herself continuously.
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Can use computer software in industrial engineering along with information and communication technologies.
X
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Can use oral and written communication efficiently.
X
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Uses English skills to follow developments in industrial engineering and to communicate with people in his/her profession.
X
12
Has a conscious understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities.
X
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Has a necessary consciousness on issues related to job safety and health, legal aspects of environment and engineering practice.
X
14
Becomes competent on matters related to project management, entrepreneurship, innovation and has knowledge about current matters in industrial engineering.
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Basic principles and concepts of financial system Reading lecture notes and references about the subject Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
2 Financial markets, institutions and instruments Reading lecture notes and references about the subject Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
3 Theory of financial structure Reading lecture notes and references about the subject Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
4 Functions of currency markets, types and its instruments. Reading lecture notes and references about the subject Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
5 Bond markets, its functions and types Reading lecture notes and references about the subject
6 Stock markets, its functions and types Reading lecture notes and references about the subject Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
7 Stock markets Reading lecture notes and references about the subject Lecture
Question-Answer
Discussion
Case Study
8 Midterm Exam Study for the exam Testing
9 Public offerings to stock market Reading lecture notes and references about the subject
10 Contributions of financial institutions and their risks Reading lecture notes and references about the subject
11 Regulation of financial markets Reading lecture notes and references about the subject
12 Financial analysis of firms - methods Reading lecture notes and references about the subject
13 Financial analysis of firms - case studies I Reading lecture notes and references about the subject Lecture
Discussion
Case Study
14 Financial analysis of firms - case studies II Reading lecture notes and references about the subject Lecture
Discussion
Case Study
15 Concepts of portfolio and risk management Reading lecture notes and references about the subject Lecture
Question-Answer
Problem Solving
16-17 Final Exam and term paper study for the exam and prepare the term paper Testing
Homework

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
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