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Program Type: 
Thesis
Course Code: 
TL 615
Course Type: 
Area Elective
P: 
3
Lab: 
0
Credits: 
3
ECTS: 
20
Course Language: 
English
Course Objectives: 
This course focuses on concepts on economical geography. The course uses unorthodox- assertive approach rather than conventional approach.For instance in this context countries.
Course Content: 
Firstly can be examined under the financial-economic point, secondly, regional economies based on the agreements, integration and economic and social development, thirdly, geography of main transportation regions.
Teaching Methods: 
1: Lecture, 2: Question-Answer, 3: Discussion, 4: Simulation, 5: Case Study
Assessment Methods: 
A: Testing, B: Presentation; C: Homework, D: Project, E: Laboratory

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Course Learning Outcomes

Learning Outcomes Program Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1. Be able to model a logistics system.  

4,8,10

1,4,5 A,C
2. Be able to differentiate the advantages and disadvantages of different modelling techniques.  

5,6,10

1,4,5 A,C
3. Have knowledge about competitive, monopolistic and oligopolistic markets.  

4,6,10

1,2,3 A,C
4. Be able to solve a logistics model. 4,6,10 1,2,3 A,C
       
       

 

 

Course Flow

COURSE CONTENT
Topics
Advanced economies
Diversified developing economies
Resource-based economies
Resource-based economies
Frontier markets - on the margins of the global economy
Small-island economies
Midterm exam
Offshore financial centers
Regional economies
Regional economies
Least developed countrie
Least developed countrie
Geography of transport systems
Term project presentation
Final Exam

Recommended Sources

MATERIAL SHARING
Documents  Powerpoint slides of topics covered during the course
Assignments  Application of logistics planning and modelling techniques

Material Sharing

MATERIAL SHARING
Documents  Powerpoint slides of topics covered during the course
Assignments  Application of logistics planning and modelling techniques

Assessment

ASSESSMENT
IN-TERM STUDIES NUMBER PERCENTAGE
Mid-terms 2 60
Quizzes/ Assignments - 0
Attendance / Assignments 1 40
Total   100
CONTRIBUTION OF FINAL EXAMINATION TO OVERALL GRADE   60
CONTRIBUTION OF IN-TERM STUDIES TO OVERALL GRADE   40
Total   100

Course’s Contribution to Program

COURSE’S CONTRIBUTION TO PROGRAM
No Program Learning Outcomes Katkı Düzeyi
1 2 3 4 5  
1 Graduates of International Trade and Logistics Management are able to assess business concepts and information on trade and logistics, analyze problems, and provide solutions based on research.       x    
2 Graduates of International Trade and Logistics Management are able to manage current and emerging trends of logistics and transport sector with proficiency in English.       X    
3 Graduates of International Trade and Logistics Management gain the ability of managing the international business relationships of production and service companies.       X    
4 Graduates of International Trade and Logistics Management gain the ability of planning, coordinating and managing the supply chains of production and service companies.         x  
5 Graduates of International Trade and Logistics Management have the knowledge for promoting to a top management level position in trade and logistics companies.         X    
6 Graduates of International Trade and Logistics Management gain the ability of using information technologies in planning and managing the logistics activities of trade and logistics companies.         X  
7 Graduates of International Trade and Logistics Management gain the skill of working compatibly with team members in carrying out a vocational project.     x      
8 Graduates of International Trade and Logistics Management gain the ability to understand the social and business relationships in trade and logistics sector, and learn to be innovative and creative in their field.     x      
9 Graduates of International Trade and Logistics Management are able to manage current and emerging trends of logistics and transport sector with proficiency in English       x    
10 Graduates of International Trade and Logistics Management gain the ability of analytic thinking and learn to apply quantitative analyses in solving problems.          x  
11 Graduates of International Trade and Logistics Management are able to develop and manage new projects, and share information with other professionals.       x    
12 Graduates of International Trade and Logistics Management gain awareness about the  importance of ethical and social responsibility in trade and logistics sector.     x      

ECTS

ECTS ALLOCATED BASED ON STUDENT WORKLOAD BY THE COURSE DESCRIPTION
Activities Quantity Duration
(Hour)
Total
Workload
(Hour)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 15x Total course hours) 15 3 45
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 15 6 90
Mid-terms 2 2 4
Quiz 0 0 0
Homework 3 10 30
Final examination 1 3 3
Total Work Load     172
Total Work Load / 25 (h)      6,88
ECTS Credit of the Course     20