BNK 206 | Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Name
Individual Pension System and Life Insurances
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
BNK 206
Fall/Spring
3
0
3
4

Prerequisites
None
Course Language
Turkish
Course Type
Elective
Course Level
Short Cycle
Course Coordinator -
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s) -
Course Objectives The aim of this course is to provide the basic comparative and applicable knowledge about the facts, historical bacgrounds and the sector practices of individual pension sytem, life insurances and private pension funds.
Course Description The students who succeeded in this course;
  • will be able to explain social security system and related concepts,
  • will be able to evaluate the benefits of life insurances and private pension funds and the liabilities of the counter parties,
  • will be able to explain the structure and the historical background of the life incurance sector in Turkey,
  • will be able to explain explain the technical features of life insurance policies and define insurance products,
  • will be able to list and describe the types of individual pension funds,
  • will be able to explain individual pension contracts,
  • will be able to explain the regulations about the individual pension system and pension investment funds.
Course Content Content of this course covers the types, futures, historical development and industry applications of life insurances and private pension funds.

 



Course Category

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

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Related Preparation
1 History and General Characteristics of the Private Pension System Hayat Sigortaları ve Bireysel Emeklilik Sistemi - Karabay M. E., Akpınar Ö., Çelikdemir N.Ç., Tezergil S., Özcan H., Demirbilek İ., Eskişehir, 2012. ISBN: 9750611827. Chapter:1
2 Rights and obligations of the parties in the Private Pension System Hayat Sigortaları ve Bireysel Emeklilik Sistemi - Karabay M. E., Akpınar Ö., Çelikdemir N.Ç., Tezergil S., Özcan H., Demirbilek İ., Eskişehir, 2012. ISBN: 9750611827. Chapter:2
3 Intermediaries in Private Pension System Hayat Sigortaları ve Bireysel Emeklilik Sistemi - Karabay M. E., Akpınar Ö., Çelikdemir N.Ç., Tezergil S., Özcan H., Demirbilek İ., Eskişehir, 2012. ChapteISBN: 9750611827. r: 3
4 Individual Pension Investment Funds and Portfolio Management (Key Indicators and Returns ) Hayat Sigortaları ve Bireysel Emeklilik Sistemi - Karabay M. E., Akpınar Ö., Çelikdemir N.Ç., Tezergil S., Özcan H., Demirbilek İ., Eskişehir, 2012. ISBN: 9750611827. Chapter:4
5 State Contributions to the pension system Hayat Sigortaları ve Bireysel Emeklilik Sistemi - Karabay M. E., Akpınar Ö., Çelikdemir N.Ç., Tezergil S., Özcan H., Demirbilek İ., Eskişehir, 2012. ISBN: 9750611827. Chapter: 5
6 Automatic Participation Hayat Sigortaları ve Bireysel Emeklilik Sistemi - Karabay M. E., Akpınar Ö., Çelikdemir N.Ç., Tezergil S., Özcan H., Demirbilek İ., Eskişehir, 2012. ISBN: 9750611827. Chapter: 6
7 Conditional / Voluntary Employer Plans / Group Pension Plans Hayat Sigortaları ve Bireysel Emeklilik Sistemi - Karabay M. E., Akpınar Ö., Çelikdemir N.Ç., Tezergil S., Özcan H., Demirbilek İ., Eskişehir, 2012. ISBN: 9750611827. Chapter: 7
8 MID-TERM MID-TERM
9 Life Insurance Products and Pricing Hayat Sigortaları ve Bireysel Emeklilik Sistemi - Karabay M. E., Akpınar Ö., Çelikdemir N.Ç., Tezergil S., Özcan H., Demirbilek İ., Eskişehir, 2012. ISBN: 9750611827. Chapter:8
10 Sales Management Hayat Sigortaları ve Bireysel Emeklilik Sistemi - Karabay M. E., Akpınar Ö., Çelikdemir N.Ç., Tezergil S., Özcan H., Demirbilek İ., Eskişehir, 2012. ISBN: 9750611827. Chapter:9
11 Effective Presentation and Interview Techniques , Persuasion Techniques and Appeals Welcome Hayat Sigortaları ve Bireysel Emeklilik Sistemi - Karabay M. E., Akpınar Ö., Çelikdemir N.Ç., Tezergil S., Özcan H., Demirbilek İ., Eskişehir, 2012. ISBN: 9750611827. Chapter:9
12 progress and scope of life insurances Hayat Sigortaları ve Bireysel Emeklilik Sistemi - Karabay M. E., Akpınar Ö., Çelikdemir N.Ç., Tezergil S., Özcan H., Demirbilek İ., Eskişehir, 2012. ISBN: 9750611827. Chapter: 10
13 Life Insurance Applications in Turkey Hayat Sigortaları ve Bireysel Emeklilik Sistemi - Karabay M. E., Akpınar Ö., Çelikdemir N.Ç., Tezergil S., Özcan H., Demirbilek İ., Eskişehir, 2012. ISBN: 9750611827. Chapter:11
14 Life Insurance Types and Current Products Hayat Sigortaları ve Bireysel Emeklilik Sistemi - Karabay M. E., Akpınar Ö., Çelikdemir N.Ç., Tezergil S., Özcan H., Demirbilek İ., Eskişehir, 2012. ISBN: 9750611827. Chapter:12
15 Individual Pension Companies and Internal Current Practices Hayat Sigortaları ve Bireysel Emeklilik Sistemi - Karabay M. E., Akpınar Ö., Çelikdemir N.Ç., Tezergil S., Özcan H., Demirbilek İ., Eskişehir, 2012. ISBN: 9750611827. Chapter:13
16 FINAL FINAL

 

Course Notes/Textbooks

Hayat Sigortaları ve Bireysel Emeklilik Sistemi - Karabay M. E., Akpınar Ö., Çelikdemir N.Ç., Tezergil S., Özcan H., Demirbilek İ., Eskişehir, 2012. ISBN: 9750611827.

Suggested Readings/Materials Bireysel Emeklilik Sistemi- Hilal Ilgın Uyar, Bireysel Emeklilik Sistemi- Ahmet Erol, A.Ercan Yıldırım, Bireysel Emeklilik Fonlarında Portföy Yönetimi- Kerem Şenel, Hazine Müsteşarlığı Özel Emeklilik Dairesi Yayınları, Sektörden edinilen güncel bilgi ve raporlarla oluşturulmuş özel ders notları, Emeklilik Gözetim Merkezi Raporları.

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Activities Number Weigthing
Participation
1
10
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
1
16
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
34
Final / Oral Exam
1
40
Total

Weighting of Semester Activities on the Final Grade
3
60
Weighting of End-of-Semester Activities on the Final Grade
1
40
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Semester Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
3
48
Laboratory / Application Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
Study Hours Out of Class
16
2
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
1
10
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
15
Final / Oral Exam
1
15
    Total
120

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Competencies/Outcomes
* Contribution Level
1
2
3
4
5
1 To record, edit and close entries and to analyze financial statements X
2 To discuss the role and function of banks in the economy. X
3 To know the services offered by commercial banks and to apply the principles and processes. X
4 To get basic investment knowledge, combine academic studies and the financial markets X
5 To manage the risks and to take advantage of opportunities to use derivative instruments in futures markets X
6 To assess the financial and economic situation, the income statement and the balance sheet, in particular to analyze the financial statements X
7 To know Insurance policies, processes and products X
8 To know basic knowledge of law as well as banking law, insurance law and capital market law to be informed about X
9 To gain financial marketing and sales capabilities X

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