Nevşehir Hacı Bektaş Veli University Course Catalogue

Information Of Programmes

INSTITUTE OF SOCIAL SCIENCES / ECONOMICS (MA-WITH THESIS)

History

Nevşehir University Social Sciences Institute was established on 29th May 2007 with the official journal publication number of 26536. In 2010-2011 academic year, master programme of economy department has started education. The course language of programme is Turkish


Qualification Awarded

Students who have successfully completed this programme are deserve to be awarded master degree diploma on economics.


Level of Qualification

Master Degree


Specific Admission Requirements

To apply the master degree of economy programme students must have; at least 55 ALES points, at least 45 foreign language points, at least bachelor’s degree grade point average 60.10 on 100 or 2.29 on 4.00. To be a master student in economy department, %60 of weighted average of ALES exam, %20 of bachelor’s degree grade average point and %20 of foreign language point are considered. Then total of this calculate must be over 50 points. According to determined quota, students who have higher points deserve precision registration.


Specific Arrangement For Recognition of Prior Learning

Exemption procedures are made according to the relevant regulation. See: https://dosyalar.nevsehir.edu.tr/8d3392bd9fd73394a41357ab63c82570/nevsehir-haci-bektas-veli-universitesi-muafiyet-ve-intibak-islemleri-yonergesi.pdf


Qualification Requirements and Regulations

To deserve master degree diploma on economics, students must succeed all the courses of the programme with at least 90 ECTS lessons , have 70 points on weighted average and succeed in thesis defense.


Profile of The Programme

The main aim of this program is to gain deeper technical information and to see how to use current information on application. Other aims of the program can be listed; *to improve the questioning skills of the students who gain theoretically substantial foundation after bachelor’s degree by using econometric and statistical methods on various economic problems that can be met in daily life, to enhancement the ability to model and solve these problems and to consider, comment and make policy on developing economic activities. **also to gain essential abilities on economic analysis and economy policies to the students that are going to work as expert economist in public or private sector and to target the preparation process for the students who tend to PhD.


Key Learning Outcomes of the Programme

PO-1 have information about basic economic topics and indicators.
PO-2 have basic information about treatment rules between individuals, markets and countries.
PO-3 have information about the reasons and results of transition that take place in economics.
PO-4 have theoretical and empirical information to analyze how to authorities, consumers and firms effect each other’s and how to make decision.
PO-5 have upper explanation ability on the effects of economy policies on individuals and firms under the principles which are dominating economy.
PO-6 have ability on examining and analyzing the effects of economic policies.
PO-7 have ability on considering the basic items of Money, Banking and Financial System and the treatment process of these items.
PO-8 have ability on working with quantitative data about economics and using the tools about statistically data analysis.
PO-9 have ability on commenting current economic issues considering economic theory in the view of sociology.
PO-10 have ability on modeling the economic theories mathematically.
PO-11 have ability on defining economic variables and comment on the relationships between these variables.
PO-12 can know the stages that need to apply in a research and do research.
PO-13 tell his/her information or ability by using written, spoken or visual tools.
PO-14 can respect different religions, life styles and question the information in the view of scholar idea.
PO-15 can work, take initiative and lead within the teams which consisted different disciplines.
PO-16 can report preparation that examine the economy in terms of sectoral and macroeconomic.
PO-17 can know the importance of sustainable growth and development with environmental conscious.
PO-18 can refresh information and ability, global economic developments demand, recognizing his/her professional ethic and responsibilities.
PO-19 can find solutions about the juridical problems which can be met in business life.
PO-20 establish effective communication, oral and written; at least one foreign language in general use at the level of the European language portfolio. B1.

Occupational Profiles of Graduates with Examples

Students who have successfully completed this programme named as “Science Expert of Economics”. These people can be employed all sectors where economic activities take place associated with their education.


Access to Further Studies

Students who have successfully completed this programme can go on doctorate education only if they pass ALES and have enough skill about English sufficiently.


Course Structure Diagram with Credits

1. Semester Course Plan

Course Code Course Title Theoretical Practice Year Semester of Study Type of Course ECTS
İKT-501 SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH METHODS 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Fall Semester Compulsory 6
İKT-505 ADVANCED MACROECONOMICS I 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Fall Semester Compulsory 6
İKT-503 ADVANCED MICROECONOMICS I 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Fall Semester Compulsory 6
SEC-I Secmeli Ders Havuzu 1 - Hour(s) - Hour(s) 1 Fall Semester Optional 12
Total:
30

2. Semester Course Plan

Course Code Course Title Theoretical Practice Year Semester of Study Type of Course ECTS
İKT-502 DEPARTMENT SEMINAR 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Spring Semester Compulsory 5
İKT-506 ADVANCED MACROECONOMICS II 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Spring Semester Compulsory 5
İKT-504 ADVANCED MICROECONOMICS II 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Spring Semester Compulsory 5
SEC-II Secmeli Ders Havuzu 2 - Hour(s) - Hour(s) 1 Spring Semester Optional 15
Total:
30

3. Semester Course Plan

Course Code Course Title Theoretical Practice Year Semester of Study Type of Course ECTS
İKT-803 THESIS STUDIES 0 Hour(s) 1 Hour(s) 2 Fall Semester Compulsory 24
İKT-801 SPECIALIZATION FIELD COURSE 4 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 2 Fall Semester Compulsory 6
Total:
30

4. Semester Course Plan

Course Code Course Title Theoretical Practice Year Semester of Study Type of Course ECTS
İKT-804 THESIS STUDIES 0 Hour(s) 1 Hour(s) 2 Spring Semester Compulsory 24
İKT-802 SPECIALIZATION FIELD COURSE 4 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 2 Spring Semester Compulsory 6
Total:
30

Secmeli Ders Havuzu 1

Course Code Course Title Theoretical Practice Year Semester of Study Type of Course ECTS
İKT-535 BANKING AND INSURANCE APPLICATIONS I 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Fall Semester Optional 6
İKT-537 INFORMATION AND TECHNOLOGY 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Fall Semester Optional 6
İKT-507 ADVANCED ECONOMETRICS I 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Fall Semester Optional 6
İKT-529 ECONOMICS OF INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Fall Semester Optional 5
İKT-511 EVOLUTION OF POLITICAL ECONOMICS 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Fall Semester Optional 6
İKT-531 HEALTH ECONOMICS 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Fall Semester Optional 5
İKT-515 INDUSTRIAL ECONOMICS 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Fall Semester Optional 6
İKT-531 CAPITAL MARKET ANALYSIS 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Fall Semester Optional 6
İKT-527 SOCIETY AND ECONOMY 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Fall Semester Optional 6
İKT-509 STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS OF TURKISH ECONOMY 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Fall Semester Optional 6
İKT-513 INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC POLICIES 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Fall Semester Optional 6
İKT-533 INTERNATIONAL TRADE 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Fall Semester Optional 6
İKT-529 APPLIED TIME SERIES ANALYSIS 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Fall Semester Optional 6

Secmeli Ders Havuzu 2

Course Code Course Title Theoretical Practice Year Semester of Study Type of Course ECTS
İKT-526 BANK AND INSURANCE APPLICATIONS II 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Spring Semester Optional 5
İKT-514 REGIONAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Spring Semester Optional 5
İKT-510 CONTEMPORARY ECONOMIC THOUGHTS 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Spring Semester Optional 5
İKT-516 WORLD ECONOMY AND GLOBALIZATION 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Spring Semester Optional 5
İKT-524 ENERGY POLICIES 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Spring Semester Optional 5
İKT-518 FINANCIAL ECONOMIC ANALYSIS 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Spring Semester Optional 5
İKT-520 METHODS IN ECONOMICS 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Spring Semester Optional 5
İKT-508 ADVANCED ECONOMETRICS II 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Spring Semester Optional 5
İKT-538 INSTITUTIONAL ECONOMICS 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Spring Semester Optional 5
İKT-532 GENDER AND ECONOMICS 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Spring Semester Optional 5
İKT-522 APPLIED PANEL DATA ANALYSIS 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Spring Semester Optional 5
İKT-512 NEW GROWTH THEORIES 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Spring Semester Optional 5
İKT-534 INNOVATION MANAGEMENT AND DATA ANALYSIS 3 Hour(s) 0 Hour(s) 1 Spring Semester Optional 5

Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading

There are one midterm and one final exam in every term for each lesson. Each exam’s contribution of succeed point is the weighted average of midterm exam (%40) and final exam (%60). Top point for every exam is 100. Students who have AA, BA, BB, CB, CC letter marks are counted as successful.


Graduation Requirements

To complete the programme successfully the students who educated in master programme with thesis must have at least 9 lessons equal to at least 90 ECTS and a department seminar paper before thesis study. Students who failed one of these conditions are expelled from the institute in following four terms.


Mode of Study

Full-Time


Facilities

Education activities of department are maintained with 1 professor, 4 associate professors, 3 assistant professors, 1 research assistant Dr. and 3 research assistants. The lesson’s are also maintained in classes that 25 people capacity and have projection equipment. Department students can benefit from the library and computer lab which are all day opened freely.


Programme Director or Equivalent

Address: Nevşehir University, Institute of Social Sciences, Department of Economics, 50300, NEVŞEHİR Web Address: http://www.sbe.nevsehir.edu.tr Phone: +90-384 / 2281110 - 2281004 Fax: +90-384 / 2152010 Head of Department: Prof. Dr. Serdar OZTURK Phone: +90-384 / 2281110 – 2281004 / 16043 E-mail: serdarozturk@nevsehir.edu.tr ECTS Coordinator of Department: Prof. Dr. Serdar OZTURK Tel: +90-384 / 2281110 – 2281004 / 16043 E-mail: serdarozturk@nevsehir.edu.tr