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FOREIGN TRADE AND EXCHANGE LEGISLATION PROGRAMME COURSE DESCRIPTION

Code Name of the Course Unit Semester In-Class Hours (T+P) Credit ECTS Credit
BUS432 FOREIGN TRADE AND EXCHANGE LEGISLATION 5 3 3 5

GENERAL INFORMATION

Language of Instruction : English
Level of the Course Unit : BACHELOR'S DEGREE, TYY: + 6.Level, EQF-LLL: 6.Level, QF-EHEA: First Cycle
Type of the Course : Elective
Mode of Delivery of the Course Unit Face to face
Coordinator of the Course Unit Prof.Dr. SELMA KARATEPE
Instructor(s) of the Course Unit

OBJECTIVES AND CONTENTS

Objectives of the Course Unit: This course aims to build skills on using theory and application-oriented information on Foreign Exchange Transactions and Foreign Trade Transactions and skills on analysing foreign trade applications in Turkey and final situation of Turkey's foreign trade legislation.
Contents of the Course Unit: Contents of the course include subjects on Foreign Exchange and Foreign trade concepts, foreign trade policies and strategies, financing in foreign trade, modes of International delivery and payment, foreign trade transactions, documents used in foreign trade, customs transactions in foreign trade, incentive practices in foreign trade.

KEY LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT (On successful completion of this course unit, students/learners will or will be able to)

Apply in sections on foreign trade in finance sector and real sector.
Interpret the international business promotions with the information he/she obtained.
Use modern analysis techniques and calculation methods needed in business life.
Analyze the Turkish foreign trade policy in its historical development process.

WEEKLY COURSE CONTENTS AND STUDY MATERIALS FOR PRELIMINARY & FURTHER STUDY

Week Preparatory Topics(Subjects) Method
1 The relevant chapter in the coursebook Introduction to Foreign Exchange and Foreign trade and basic concepts Lecture & Discussion
2 The relevant chapter in the coursebook Foreign trade policies and strategies Lecture & Discussion
3 The relevant chapter in the coursebook Foreign exchange market and balance of payments Lecture & Discussion
4 The relevant chapter in the coursebook Foreign exchange legislation Lecture & Discussion
5 The relevant chapter in the coursebook Foreign trade transactions Lecture & Discussion
6 The relevant chapter in the coursebook Foreign trade transactions Lecture & Discussion
7 The relevant chapter in the coursebook Export and import legislation Lecture & Discussion
8 - MID-TERM EXAM -
9 The relevant chapter in the coursebook Documents used in foreign trade Lecture & Discussion
10 The relevant chapter in the coursebook Institutions supporting foreign trade Lecture & Discussion
11 The relevant chapter in the coursebook Institutions supporting foreign trade Lecture & Discussion
12 The relevant chapter in the coursebook Institutions supporting foreign trade Lecture & Discussion
13 The relevant chapter in the coursebook Types of International Delivery Lecture & Discussion
14 The relevant chapter in the coursebook Types of International Delivery Lecture & Discussion
15 The relevant chapter in the coursebook Financing methods in foreign trade Lecture & Discussion
16 - FINAL EXAM -
17 - FINAL EXAM -

SOURCE MATERIALS & RECOMMENDED READING

Turhan, N. (2010). Dis ticaret ve akreditifli islemlerin uluslararasıi uygulamalari kilavuzu. Adalet Publications.
Yilmazer, M., Onay, M. (2015), Ithalat ve Ihracat Yonetimi, Nobel Akademik Publications, 2nd Edition
Gursoy, Y. (2010). Dis ticaret islemleri yonetimi. Ekin Publications.
Cook, T., Alston, R., & Raia, K. (2012). Mastering Import and export management. Amacom.

ASSESSMENT

Assessment & Grading of In-Term Activities Number of Activities Degree of Contribution (%) Description
Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5

CONTRIBUTION OF THE COURSE UNIT TO THE PROGRAMME LEARNING OUTCOMES

KNOWLEDGE

Theoretical

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Explain the historical development process of Aviation Management.
2
Use computer programs related to Aviation Transportation.
3
Define basic concepts related with aviation management.

KNOWLEDGE

Factual

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Relate the information and facts in the field with other social sciences such as law, sociology, philosophy and history.
2
Classify the relationship between the basic functions of the business and the interactions between these functions.
3
Apply knowledge and skills related to his / her field by considering the legal aspect of occupational health and safety.
4
Explain the concepts of entrepreneurship and innovation with the field.

SKILLS

Cognitive

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Manage operational activities related to the airline.
2
Gain lifelong learning skills and use knowledge of the field in the business life with the awareness of social responsibility.

SKILLS

Practical

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Prepare written agreements with relevant institutions in accordance with the legislation.
2
Perform the theoretical and practical knowledge related to the field with appropriate analytical methods and modeling techniques in business life.
3
Manage all phases from planning to implementation of aviation operations as a member of a team.
4
Cooperate with stakeholders related to air transport.
5
Develop the modern techniques and tools necessary for applications related to the field.

OCCUPATIONAL

Autonomy & Responsibility

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Execute a study in his/her field independently.
2
Decide as an individual or a team member to solve the problems encountered in applications related to the field.

OCCUPATIONAL

Learning to Learn

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Evaluate advanced knowledge and skills in his/her field with a critical approach.
2
Apply activities to improve his/her performance and his / her responsibility in line with the learning objectives by determining the learning needs.

OCCUPATIONAL

Communication & Social

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Communicate with people and institutions related to the field in writing and verbally.
2
Explain his/her thoughts on the issues related to the field and suggestions for solutions to the problems by the related departments by using supporting quantitative and qualitative data.
3
Organize projects and activities for the social environment with social responsibility consciousness and to be able to apply those.

OCCUPATIONAL

Occupational and/or Vocational

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Manage airports and terminal operations efficiently using aviation and business information.

WORKLOAD & ECTS CREDITS OF THE COURSE UNIT

Workload for Learning & Teaching Activities

Type of the Learning Activites Learning Activities (# of week) Duration (hours, h) Workload (h)
Lecture & In-Class Activities 14 3 42
Preliminary & Further Study 14 2 28
Land Surveying 0 0 0
Group Work 0 0 0
Laboratory 0 0 0
Reading 12 2 24
Assignment (Homework) 9 1 9
Project Work 0 0 0
Seminar 0 0 0
Internship 0 0 0
Technical Visit 0 0 0
Web Based Learning 0 0 0
Implementation/Application/Practice 0 0 0
Practice at a workplace 0 0 0
Occupational Activity 0 0 0
Social Activity 0 0 0
Thesis Work 0 0 0
Field Study 0 0 0
Report Writing 0 0 0
Final Exam 1 1 1
Preparation for the Final Exam 1 10 10
Mid-Term Exam 1 1 1
Preparation for the Mid-Term Exam 1 10 10
Short Exam 0 0 0
Preparation for the Short Exam 0 0 0
TOTAL 53 0 125
Total Workload of the Course Unit 125
Workload (h) / 25.5 4,9
ECTS Credits allocated for the Course Unit 5,0