BNK 101 | Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Name
Introduction to Insurance
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
BNK 101
Fall
2
0
2
5

Prerequisites
None
Course Language
Turkish
Course Type
Required
Course Level
Short Cycle
Course Coordinator -
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s) -
Course Objectives The aim of this course is to provide students the most basic concepts of insurance system.
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • will be able to express the definition and elements of the insurance.
  • will be able to evaluate the economic and social importance of insurance and contributions.
  • will be able to recognize the insurance documents.
  • will be able to distinguish between types of insurance.
  • will be able to recognize institutions in the system.
Course Description The content of this course consists of several main topics that are; the history and importance of insurance, insurance applications in Turkey and worldwide, social security insurance applications and private insurance relations.

 



Course Category

Core Courses
X
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Management Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Related Preparation
1 Risk and İnsurance Temel Sigortacılık Bilgileri-Murat Özbolat, Seçkin Yayıncılık, 2017, ISBN: 9750245015. Chapter 1.
2 Risk management and insurance Temel Sigortacılık Bilgileri-Murat Özbolat, Seçkin Yayıncılık, 2017, ISBN: 9750245015. Chapter 3.
3 The history of special insurance applications in Turkey and World Temel Sigortacılık Bilgileri-Murat Özbolat, Seçkin Yayıncılık, 2017, ISBN: 9750245015. Chapter 1.
4 Norms of insurance Temel Sigortacılık Bilgileri-Murat Özbolat, Seçkin Yayıncılık, 2017, ISBN: 9750245015. Chapter 2.
5 Basic insurance informations Temel Sigortacılık Bilgileri-Murat Özbolat, Seçkin Yayıncılık, 2017, ISBN: 9750245015. Chapter 4.
6 Basic insurance informations Temel Sigortacılık Bilgileri-Murat Özbolat, Seçkin Yayıncılık, 2017, ISBN: 9750245015. Chapter 4.
7 Basic insurance informations Temel Sigortacılık Bilgileri-Murat Özbolat, Seçkin Yayıncılık, 2017, ISBN: 9750245015. Chapter 4.
8 Types of insurance Temel Sigortacılık Bilgileri-Murat Özbolat, Seçkin Yayıncılık, 2017, ISBN: 9750245015. Chapter 9.
9 Mid-term MID TERM EXAM
10 Insurance Certificates Temel Sigortacılık Bilgileri-Murat Özbolat, Seçkin Yayıncılık, 2017, ISBN: 9750245015. Chapter 4.
11 Management organization Temel Sigortacılık Bilgileri-Murat Özbolat, Seçkin Yayıncılık, 2017, ISBN: 9750245015. Chapter 6.
12 Production resources and brokers Temel Sigortacılık Bilgileri-Murat Özbolat, Seçkin Yayıncılık, 2017, ISBN: 9750245015. Chapter 6.
13 Institutions in the system Temel Sigortacılık Bilgileri-Murat Özbolat, Seçkin Yayıncılık, 2017, ISBN: 9750245015. Chapter 7.
14 re-insurance Temel Sigortacılık Bilgileri-Murat Özbolat, Seçkin Yayıncılık, 2017, ISBN: 9750245015. Chapter 8.
15 re-insurance Temel Sigortacılık Bilgileri-Murat Özbolat, Seçkin Yayıncılık, 2017, ISBN: 9750245015. Chapter 8.
16 Final FIINAL

 

Course Notes/Textbooks

Temel Sigortacılık Bilgileri-Murat Özbolat, Seçkin Yayıncılık, 2017, ISBN: 9750245015.

Suggested Readings/Materials Sigortacılık-Prof.Dr.Enver Alper Güvel, Av. Afitap Öndas Güvel,Temel Sigortacılık Bilgileri-Murat Özbolat, Sektörden edinilen profosyonel tecrübe ile hazırlanan ders notları, Sektörden edinilen güncel belgeler-formlar

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Activities Number Weigthing
Participation
1
10
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
1
18
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
1
12
Oral Exams
Midterm
1
25
Final Exam
1
35
Total

Weighting of Semester Activities on the Final Grade
4
65
Weighting of End-of-Semester Activities on the Final Grade
1
35
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Semester Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Theoretical Course Hours
(Including exam week: 16 x total hours)
16
2
32
Laboratory / Application Hours
(Including exam week: 16 x total hours)
16
Study Hours Out of Class
14
3
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
1
15
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
1
10
Oral Exam
Midterms
1
25
Final Exam
1
25
    Total
149

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Competencies/Outcomes
* Contribution Level
1
2
3
4
5
1

To be able to explain the economic situations by analyzing the concepts of the economic, the general functioning of the system and the relationship between the elements of the system and the economic phenomena

X
2

To be able to discuss the role, importance and functions of the institutions providing banking and insurance services in the economic system

X
3

To be able to apply the principles and methods related to the services and products offered by banking and insurance companies considering the types of these companies

X
4

To be able to define the risk factor which is an important element of the financial system and  to use the financial instruments to manage the risk and benefit form the opportunities

X
5

To be able to develop the skills necessary for marketing and sales of financial products

6

To have the general knowledge about laws and specific legislation about bank, insurance, capital markets and foreign exchange

X
7

To be able to analyze financial statements like balance sheet and income statement and to be able to register, correct and close the financial transactions in the related accounting records within the accounting cycle

8

To be able to develop the analytical thinking skills required for the solution of professional problems and applies the rules of mathematics and logic

9

To be able to make decisions based on the principles of professional ethics, accountability and responsibility

10

To be able to use the english at the general level of European Language Portfolio A2 to communicate effectively with his / her colleagues and to follow up necessary professional sources in his/her field

11

To have the ability to work effectively in individual and multi-disciplinary teams and to use them in their work environment

12

To have a broad perspective on social and academic aspects by closely following the developments in various different subjects in or out of the scope of his/her profession

13

To be able to direct his/her education to a further level of education

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest