Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
Macroeconomics IKT205 3 3 + 0 4

Prerequisites None

Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Compulsory
Coordinator Assist.Prof. FERDİ KESİKOĞLU
Instructors Assist.Prof. ŞENAY SARAÇ
Goals Macro-economic theories and analyzes and macro-economic events today to discuss the validity of the national level and the key objective of this course is to analyze the facts supporting the current issues.
Contents Foundations of macroeconomics, the main macroeconomic variables, the national accounting, the classical macro model, Keynesian macro model, the IS-LM model, the IS-LM-BP model, the Aggregate Demand-Aggregate Supply Model (AD-AS model).
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 Classical, Keynesian and IS-LM models, the formation of national income and changes in balance with the help of graphical analyzes.
2 Explains the basic macro-economic theories
3 Evaluates the effects of monetary and fiscal policies.
4 Recommends that the economic policies of the macro-economic problems.
5 Macroeconomic analysis of national income, unemployment, inflation, growth, and the price index explains the concepts and gauge them.

Mode of Delivery Face-to-Face
Planned Learning Activities & Teaching Methods Discussion; Question-Answer
Assessment Methods Midterm Exam; Final Exam; Homework; Presentation



Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 The history of macroeconomics and the basic assumptions of the research areas Topic of this course should be read from course materials.
2 The relationship between economic fluctuations and economic policy and macro-economic variables. Topic of this course should be read from course materials.
3 Measuring the volume of economic activity, GDP and related concepts. Topic of this course should be read from course materials.
4 Measuring the increase in production capacity of the economy, growth rate, price indices, inflation rate and interest rate. Assignments must be made on what is explained in the previous week.
5 Measurement of economic relations with other countries, balance of payments, exchange rate and its measurement. Topic of this course should be read from course materials.
6 Economic decisions and activities of the units, the transfer flow model, the relationship between stocks and flows. Repetition of the topics included in the exam should be done and problems should be resolved.
7 MIDTERM EXAM Repetition of the topics included in the exam should be done and problems should be resolved.
8 Assumptions of classical economics, the labor market equilibrium, the goods market and the interest rate. Complete himself after exams at point where he is missing and topic of this course should be read from course materials.
9 Some results of the classical model, capital accumulation, population growth and unemployment. Topic of this course should be read from course materials.
10 Classic model of aggregate supply and demand curves and the effectiveness of economic policies. Topic of this course should be read from course materials.
11 Keynesian model assumptions, the total expenditure, the balance of income level and aggregate supply curve. Topic of this course should be read from course materials.
12 Mechanism Keynesian multiplier model, the open economy equilibrium level of income. Assignments must be made on what is explained in the previous week.
13 The formation of the IS-LM model, with the balance, imbalances and imbalances. Repetition of the topics included in the exam should be done and problems should be resolved.
14 IS-LM model the effects of strong and weak monetary and fiscal policies. Repetition of the topics included in the exam should be done and problems should be resolved.



Sources
Textbook Ünsal, Erdal, Makro İktisat, İmaj Yayınları, Ankara, 2009
Additional Resources Parasız, İlker,(2006),Makro Ekonomi: Teori ve Politika, Ezgi Kitabevi, Bursa



Assessment System Quantity Percentage
In-Term Studies
Mid-terms 1 40
In-Term Total 1 40
Contribution of In-Term Studies to Overall 40
Contribution of Final Exam to Overall 60
Total 100





Course's Contribution to PLO
No Key Learning Outcomes Level
1 2 3 4 5
1 Have advanced knowledge in the field of working life x
2 Information in the field of working life has the ability to transfer employees and colleagues. x
3 The decision on the application and the behavior of his working life to interpret the information acquired through the use of the data, to analyze, to bring the has the ability to define problems and solutions. x
4 Do research and work on issues related to working life. x
5 The project meets the objectives of the Project Coordinator or the participant takes responsibility. x
6 Organization / Institution determines the objectives. x
7 Employee-employer relations, critically evaluates the acquired knowledge and skills. x
8 Indicates that the comprehension of the need for continuity of learning x
9 The level of knowledge and skills related to the field of Labor Economics thoughts and pass the written and oral proposals concerned. x
10 Effective stake holders in the field of professional communication. x
11 Working relationships required by the European Computer Driving Licence Advanced Level at least with computer software uses information and communication technologies. x
12 At least one foreign language knowledge in the field using the European Language Portfolio B1 General level monitors and communicates with colleagues. x
13 Employee-employer relations, the organization / institution, business, and act in accordance with social ethics. x
14 Analyze and executes effective working relationships within the organization. x
15 Has the ability to be able to encourage innovations in working life. x
16 Working relationships to the organization / institution for the critical thinker. x
17 Social rights, social justice, quality and cultural values, environmental protection, occupational health and safety issues are conscious. x



ECTS ALLOCATED BASED ON STUDENT WORKLOAD BY THE COURSE DESCRIPTION
Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load (h)
Course Duration 14 3 42
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 2 28
Assignments 4 4 16
Presentation / Preparing Seminar 1 6 6
Mid-terms 1 15 15
Final examination 1 15 15
Total Work Load (h) 122
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 4.07
ECTS Credit of the Course 4