MEKO 101 | Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Name
Microeconomics
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
MEKO 101
Fall
3
0
3
4

Prerequisites
None
Course Language
Turkish
Course Type
Required
Course Level
Short Cycle
Course Coordinator -
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s) -
Course Objectives This course aims to provide students with the basic knowledge of micro and market economics nd to improve their ability to analyze various economic approaches.
Course Description The students who succeeded in this course;
  • will be able to explain the basic features of economy,
  • will be able to analyze consumer behavior,
  • will be able to analyze the behaviors of producers,
  • will be able to explain the changes in the market equilibrium,
  • will be able to distinguish the differences in market structure.
Course Content The student will be able to express the basic concepts of economics, apply economic analysis methods and analyze the features of economic systems.

 



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 Course Description, Introduction, Course Content and the meaning of the economy. Chapter 1: Güncel Örneklerle Mikro Ekonomi, Mahfi Eğilmez, 2017, ISBN: 9751416902.
2 Overview of the Market Economy Chapter 1-2: Güncel Örneklerle Mikro Ekonomi, Mahfi Eğilmez, 2017, ISBN: 9751416902.
3 Price Mechanism: Demand, Supply and Price Chapter 1: Güncel Örneklerle Mikro Ekonomi, Mahfi Eğilmez, 2017, ISBN: 9751416902.
4 Elasticities, Government Controls on Prices Chapter 3: Güncel Örneklerle Mikro Ekonomi, Mahfi Eğilmez, 2017, ISBN: 9751416902.
5 Consumer Behavior Theory Chapter 3: Güncel Örneklerle Mikro Ekonomi, Mahfi Eğilmez, 2017, ISBN: 9751416902.
6 Production and Costs Chapter 4: Güncel Örneklerle Mikro Ekonomi, Mahfi Eğilmez, 2017, ISBN: 9751416902.
7 Production and Costs Chapter 5: Güncel Örneklerle Mikro Ekonomi, Mahfi Eğilmez, 2017, ISBN: 9751416902.
8 Equilibriums - MID TERM Chapter 5: Güncel Örneklerle Mikro Ekonomi, Mahfi Eğilmez, 2017, ISBN: 9751416902.
9 Perfect Competition and Invisible Hand Chapter 6: Güncel Örneklerle Mikro Ekonomi, Mahfi Eğilmez, 2017, ISBN: 9751416902.
10 Monopolistic Markets Chapter 7: Güncel Örneklerle Mikro Ekonomi, Mahfi Eğilmez, 2017, ISBN: 9751416902.
11 Monopolistic Competition - Oligopoly Market Chapter 7: Güncel Örneklerle Mikro Ekonomi, Mahfi Eğilmez, 2017, ISBN: 9751416902.
12 Factor Markets and Income Distribution Chapter 7: Güncel Örneklerle Mikro Ekonomi, Mahfi Eğilmez, 2017, ISBN: 9751416902.
13 Government Intervention and Taxation Chapter 8: Güncel Örneklerle Mikro Ekonomi, Mahfi Eğilmez, 2017, ISBN: 9751416902.
14 Presentations
15 Presentations
16 FINAL

 

Course Notes/Textbooks

Coursebook: Güncel Örneklerle Mikroekonomi – Dr.Mahfi Eğilmez, 2017, ISBN: 9751416902.

Additional Resource: Örneklerle Kolay Ekonomi – Dr.Mahfi Eğilmez, 2018, ISBN: 978-9751416117.

Suggested Readings/Materials

Presentations and Notes of Instructor

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Activities Number Weigthing
Participation
14
10
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
1
10
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
40
Final / Oral Exam
1
40
Total

Weighting of Semester Activities on the Final Grade
16
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
2
Study Hours Out of Class
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
1
15
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
10
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
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.
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
6 To assess the financial and economic situation, the income statement and the balance sheet, in particular to analyze the financial statements
7 To know Insurance policies, processes and products
8 To know basic knowledge of law as well as banking law, insurance law and capital market law to be informed about
9 To gain financial marketing and sales capabilities

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