EKO101


Course Title Course Code Program Level
ECONOMICS I EKO101 Political Science and International Relations B.A. / B.Sc.

Course Term
(Course Semester)
Teaching and Learning Methods
Credits
Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
01
(Fall)
42 60 102 3 4

Teaching Staff
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Compulsory
Prerequisites No
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives Explaining the rational behaviour motifs of produces and consumers as well as elaborating on market mechanisms.
Course Content Science of Economics, its main concepts, methods, price mechanism, market actors, and their behaviour.
Learning Outcomes (LO) 1- Learning basic concepts of Economics 2- Noticing the “economic reality” in social relationship 3- Finding out cause-effect relatinoships between problems encountered in life
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week Main conceptions and definitions, Common economic problems of societies
2. Week Solutions of economic problems, method in economics
3. Week Price mechanism, the law of demand, the law of supply, geometrical analysis
4. Week Flexibility of supply and demand, state interventions in the market
5. Week Theory of consumer behavior
6. Week Producer, Theory of firm behavior
7. Week Accounts of cost and profit, firm equilibrium
8. Week Types of Market, Theory of Perfect Competition - I
9. Week Types of Market, Theory of Perfect Competition - II
10. Week Theories of Monopoly and Oligopoly
11. Week Theory of competition in monopoly & Advertising
12. Week Factor prices or Theory of Distribution
13. Week Order of Free Market; market, efficiency of price mechanism
14. Week General Review, current economic problems
Assessment
  Percentage(%)
Mid-term (%) 40
Quizes (%)
Homeworks/Term papers (%)
Practice (%)
Labs (%)
Projects/Field Work (%)
Seminars/Workshops (%)
Final (%) 60
Other (%)
Total(%) 100
Course Book (s) and/or References Prof. Dr. Orhan Türkay, Mikro İktisat-İktisata Giriş, Anadolu Üniversitesi Yayınları Prof. Dr. Halil Seyidoğlu, İktisat Biliminin Temelleri, Güzem Can Yayınları.
Work Placement(s)
The Relationship between Program Qualifications (PQ) and Course Learning Outcomes (LO)
 

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LO1

5

3

4

       

3

4

     

4

LO2

3

5

5

   

4

 

3

4

 

3

     

5

LO3

2

5

3

   

3

3

4

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4

       

* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High