COURSE INFORMATION
Course CodeCourse TitleL+P HourSemesterECTS
EKON 102INTRODUCTION TO ECONOMICS - II3 + 02nd Semester5

COURSE DESCRIPTION
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Objective The course aims to introduce students to the fundamental concepts of macroeconomics to analyze the effects of monetary and fiscal policy on macroeconomic variables such as inflation, interest rate, unemployment , investment, output, trade balance etc. and to provide a way of understanding how the economy as a whole works.
Course Content The course explains the determinants of gross domestic income, inflation, unemployment, recessions and expansion, interest rate, trade balance, exchange rate. It also examines alternative views regarding the effectiveness of monetary and fiscal policy on the economy in the short and long run
Prerequisites No the prerequisite of lesson.
Corequisite No the corequisite of lesson.
Mode of Delivery Face to face

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES
1Analyze to basic principles of macroeconomics.
2Explain relationships among macroeconomic variables such as gross domestic product, unemployment, inflation, recession and expansion, budget deficit, interest rate, export and import, trade balance
3Use the concepts of macroeconomics to understand and analyze the effect of a change in a macroeconomic variable on the others.
4Explain the effects monetary and fiscal policy in the short and long run on the macroeconomic variables
5Evaluate and foresee the outcome of monetary and fiscal policy on the macroeconomic variables
6Explain the roles of banking system and central banks in the economy
7Express how the interest rate is determined and changed in the economy and predict the effects of a change in interest rate on the macroeconomic variables.
8Use an aggregate demand and aggregate supply model to interpret the effect of economic shocks on inflation and output.

COURSE'S CONTRIBUTION TO PROGRAM
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ECTS ALLOCATED BASED ON STUDENT WORKLOAD BY THE COURSE DESCRIPTION
ActivitiesQuantityDuration (Hour)Total Work Load (Hour)
Course Duration (14 weeks/theoric+practical)14342
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice)14570
Mid-terms188
Final examination11010
Total Work Load

ECTS Credit of the Course






130

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COURSE DETAILS
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 Course TermNoInstructors
Details 2020-2021 Spring15FİLİZ YEŞİLYURT

Course Details
Course Code:  EKON 102 Course Title:  INTRODUCTION TO ECONOMICS - II
L+P Hour : 3 + 0   Course Code : 15   Language Of Instruction: Turkish Course Semester :  2020-2021 Spring
Course Coordinator :  PROFESSOR FİLİZ YEŞİLYURT E-Mail:  afiliz@pau.edu.tr Phone Number : 
Course Location İİBF AB108,
Goals : The course aims to introduce students to the fundamental concepts of macroeconomics to analyze the effects of monetary and fiscal policy on macroeconomic variables such as inflation, interest rate, unemployment , investment, output, trade balance etc. and to provide a way of understanding how the economy as a whole works.
Content : The course explains the determinants of gross domestic income, inflation, unemployment, recessions and expansion, interest rate, trade balance, exchange rate. It also examines alternative views regarding the effectiveness of monetary and fiscal policy on the economy in the short and long run
Attendance : %70
Topics
WeeksTopics
1 Macroeconomics. Definition. Differences from microeconomics. introduction to macroeconomic subjects.
2 National Income.
3 Inflation
4 Unemployment
5 Money and Banking
6 Interest rate and Money Market
7 Exchange Rate
8 Midterm
9 Open Economy
10 Aggregate Demand and Aggregate Supply
11 Fiscal Policy
12 Monetary policy.
13 Phillips Curve
14 Economic Growth
Materials
Materials are not specified.
Resources
ResourcesResources Language
Modern Makroekonomiye Giriş, Talha Yalta & Yasemin YaltaTürkçe
Ekonominin İlkeleri , Case, Fair ve Oster, Palme YayıncılıkTürkçe
Course Assessment
Assesment MethodsPercentage (%)Assesment Methods Title
Final Exam60Final Exam
Midterm Exam40Midterm Exam
L+P: Lecture and Practice
PQ: Program Learning Outcomes
LO: Course Learning Outcomes
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