BNK 212 | Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Name
Financial Markets and Institutions
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
BNK 212
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 This course is to present the structure of financial markets and instruments, legislative and executive are designed to be knowledgeable in their fields. Short-term investments in bonds and stocks, as well as the supply of money market valuations of its contribution to long-term financing methods and IPOs in the primary market of new financial assets are among the objectives of the course to examine the issue.
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • will be able to explain services offered by the financial markets.
  • will be able to choose between investment decisions and be protected from risks.
  • will be able to explain the elements of money market.
  • will be able to explain the transactions in the stock market.
  • will be able to define the international financial system and institutions.
Course Description Upon successful completion of this course, students will develop knowledge and understanding of the following topics: Analysis of financial markets and institutions function and structure, interest rates, commercial banking, central bank, role in the economy of the monetary and credit system, including financial products and international financial system issues has been prepared to provide information on money and capital market operations.

 



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 Overview of Financial System Finansal Piyasalar ve Kurumlar İlker Parasız Ezgi Kitapevi Yayınları, 2018, 9757763789. Chapter 1
2 The Necessity of Financial System Finansal Piyasalar ve Kurumlar İlker Parasız Ezgi Kitapevi Yayınları, 2018, 9757763789. Chapter 1
3 Financial Risk Concept Finansal Piyasalar ve Kurumlar İlker Parasız Ezgi Kitapevi Yayınları, 2018, 9757763789. Chapter 2
4 Financial Risk Concept Finansal Piyasalar ve Kurumlar İlker Parasız Ezgi Kitapevi Yayınları, 2018, 9757763789. Chapter 2
5 Cash Reserves and Operations Finansal Piyasalar ve Kurumlar İlker Parasız Ezgi Kitapevi Yayınları, 2018, 9757763789. Chapter 3
6 Monetary Policy Finansal Piyasalar ve Kurumlar İlker Parasız Ezgi Kitapevi Yayınları, 2018, 9757763789. Chapter 3
7 Financial Markets Finansal Piyasalar ve Kurumlar İlker Parasız Ezgi Kitapevi Yayınları, 2018, 9757763789. Chapter 4
8 Midterm
9 Money Markets Finansal Piyasalar ve Kurumlar İlker Parasız Ezgi Kitapevi Yayınları, 2018, 9757763789. Chapter 4
10 Bond Markets Finansal Piyasalar ve Kurumlar İlker Parasız Ezgi Kitapevi Yayınları, 2018, 9757763789. Chapter 5
11 Stocks Markets Finansal Piyasalar ve Kurumlar İlker Parasız Ezgi Kitapevi Yayınları, 2018, 9757763789. Chapter 6
12 Foreign Exchange and Currency Markets Finansal Piyasalar ve Kurumlar İlker Parasız Ezgi Kitapevi Yayınları, 2018, 9757763789. Chapter 7
13 The International Financial System Finansal Piyasalar ve Kurumlar İlker Parasız Ezgi Kitapevi Yayınları, 2018, 9757763789. Chapter 8
14 Credit Risk, Interest Rate Risk Finansal Piyasalar ve Kurumlar İlker Parasız Ezgi Kitapevi Yayınları, 2018, 9757763789. Chapter 9
15 Review of the Term
16 FINAL EXAM FINAL EXAM

 

Course Notes/Textbooks

Finansal Piyasalar ve Kurumlar İlker Parasız Ezgi Kitapevi Yayınları, 2018, 9757763789.

Suggested Readings/Materials

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Activities Number Weigthing
Participation
1
10
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exams
Midterm
1
40
Final Exam
1
50
Total

Weighting of Semester Activities on the Final Grade
2
50
Weighting of End-of-Semester Activities on the Final Grade
1
50
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Semester Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Theoretical 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
14
2
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exam
Midterms
1
15
Final Exam
1
25
    Total
116

 

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

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

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