Courses


BA 560  Financial Accounting

This course aims to set the fundamental basis for the future accounting and finance courses by covering the bookkeeping process and the reporting of the basic financial statements as the balance sheet, income statement, the statement of cash flows, and the statement of stockholder’s equity.


BA 567  Dynamics of Organizations

The course contains current business challenges and managerial approaches related with the four functions of management: planning, organizing leading, and controlling. As such, the course involves such topics as challenges of global business, change, innovation, business ethics, decision-making, organizational design, communication, leadership, and organizational control. Additionally, the course includes a discussion of managerial ideas proposed to resolve current business problems.


BA 515  Marketing

This lecture consists of the subtitles of the evolution of Marketing, Marketing environment, consumer behavior, target market definition, segmentation, positioning and marketing mix strategies. All academic work undertaken at Izmir University of Economics is subject to the “Universities’ Academic Honesty Codes and Regulations”. For details, please see: http://isl.ieu.edu.tr/en/akademik-durustluk


ITF 507  Corporate Financial Management

Topics covered are: introduction to finance, finance environment and participants in this environment, what the business finance deals with, financial statements and analysis, cash budgeting, time value of money and risk and return.


BA 507  Technology and Operations Management

The main emphasis of the course is given on the topics: Production systems, Operations management functions, forecasting, production planning, inventory management, design of goods and services, process and product strategies, capacity planning, location analysis, and layout strategies.


BA 508  Strategic Management

This course covers topics related with strategic management


BA 597  Term Project

Öğrenciler seçtikleri konular dahilinde bir bitirme projesi hazırlamaları beklenmektedirStudents are expected to prepare a term project with respect to subject they are interested in.


Elective Courses


BA 505  Marketing Management

Dersin kapsamında, “Pazarlama Planı”, rekabet ve pazarlama stratejileri, pazar araştırması, tüketici davranışları, markalaşma, pazarlama karması stratejileri, uluslararası pazarlama ve pazarlama yönetimi gibi konular incelenir.This course consists of the detailed investigation of Marketing plan, competition and Marketing strategies, Marketing research, consumer behavior, branding, Marketing mix strategies, international Marketing and Marketing management concepts.


BA 509  Human Resources Management

Issues in the strategic HRM will be covered as well as the HRM activities like HR planning and recruitment, hiring, training and development, compensating, performance appraising, career and succession planning, and their interaction with each other.


BA 513  Managerial Economics

 This course examines the use of economic information and analysis in making business decisions. Students will further develop their understanding of microeconomic analysis and its relevance to real business and develop an understanding of the scope and limitations of economic analysis in solving business problems.Topics include: modeling concepts, demand analysis and forecasting, production and cost analysis, pricing, competitive markets, imperfect competition, monopoly, monopsony, oligopolies, and uncertainty.Bu ders, işletme karar sürecinde iktisadi bilgilerin kullanımı ve analizi konularını incelemektedir. Öğrenciler mikroekonomik analiz ve mikroekonominin gerçek işletmedeki yerini, iktisadın işletme problemlerini çözmedeki kapsam ve limitleri konularındaki yetilerini geliştireceklerdir. Bu dersin kapsamındaki konular: modelleme konseptleri, talep analiz ve tahmini, üretim ve maliyet analizi, fiyatlandırma mekanizmaları, rekabetçi, monopol, monopson ve oligopol piyasalar ile belirsizliktir.


BA 523  International Marketing

Küreselleşme, küresel pazarlama çevresi (politik, yasal, kültürel, ekonomik, teknolojik çevre), potansiyel pazarların değerlendirilmesi, pazara giriş stratejileri, segmentasyonhedef kitle seçimi ve konumlandırma stratejileri, 4P stratejileri bu derste detaylı olarak ele alınacak konulardır. Globalization, global marketing environment, identifying potential markets and market selection, entry strategies, global segmentation, targeting and positioning, global product, price, distribution and promotion strategies are the topics that will be discussed in details.


BA 524  Doing Business in Emerging Markets

Fundamental theoretical notions and special issues regarding management in emerging markets will be discussed during classes and the gained knowledge in the course will be applied on a case study in the end of the semester.


BA 533  International Business

This course is designed to be interactive and students are expected to share any experience they have selling abroad. Guest speakers will also be asked to share their expertise with the class. Case studies and recent business articles will be used extensively. There will be no textbook.


BA 537  Consumer Behaviour

Moving from micro to macro topics, perception, learning, motivation, personality and lifestyle, attitudes, identities, decision making mechanisms and social and cultural interactions of consumers are the main topics of this course. Different dimensions of consumption before, during and after purchasing are investigated.


BA 538  Total Quality Management

Competition and quality concepts, principles and implementation of TQM, tools and techniques of TQM, statistics, probability, control charts, reliability are the subjects of the course.


BA 564  Marketing Research

Bu ders pazarlama araştırmalarına genel ve uygulamalı bir yaklaşımı hayata geçirmektedir. Öğrencilerin pazarlama araştırmalarının çalışma hayatındaki uygulamalarına aşinalık kazanarak kendi niş sahalarında da benzer uygulamaları gerçekleştirmeleri hadeflenmektedir.This course provides a broad overview of marketing research from a practical and applied perspective. Students will learn the basics of research and how to conduct a research project.


BA 565  Innovation and Creativity

Bu derste kurumlarda inovasyonu teşvik etmek ve desteklemek için çeşitli teoriler ve uygulamalar ele alınacaktır. Ana konular, yenilik sürecinin nasıl çalıştığı, mevcut firmalarda yenilik yönetimi ve organizasyonu ve inovatif şirketlerin yaratılmasını kapsar. Dersin sonunda öğrencilerin şirketlerde rekabet üstünlüğü için inovasyonu araç olarak kullanabilecekleri modelleri ve metodları etkin bir şekilde uygulamaları amaçlanmaktadır. This course examines the theory and practice of promoting innovation in startups and existing firms. The main topics include: the workings of the process, managing and organizing innovation in existing firms and building innovative organizations. The course designed to provide students with a basic understanding of how innovative activities of a firm are managed by developing students’ understanding of how firms use innovation and creativity in order to position themselves strategically on the competitive landscape.


BA 566  Auditing

Kurumsal yönetimin ve finansal raporlama sürecinin önemli bir parçası olan muhasebe denetimi kavramsal olarak ele alınacak. Bağımsız denetçilerin görev ve sorumlulukları, denetim sürecinin aşamaları, denetim raporunun hazırlanması konuları üzerinde durulacaktır. Covers the framework of accounting auditing as an important part of the corporate governance and financial reporting process. Auditor independence, the phases of the auditing process, and the preparation of the auditing reports will be discussed.


BA 568  Advanced Business Communication

This course aims to enrich students’ understanding of business communication by providing fundamental theoretical knowledge and insight through case studies, and ultimately expanding personal experience through hands-on practice.


BA 570  Organizational Behaviour

Bu ders kişilik ve iş değerleri, motivasyon, gruplar ve takımlar, liderlik ve güç ve politika ile çatışma ve müzakere gibi konuları kapsarThis course covers topics such as personality traits and work value, motivation, groups and teams, leadership and power and politics & conflict and negotiation.


BA 571  Small Business and Entrepreneurship

Ders tüm boyutlarıyla küçük işletme yönetimini ve bunun yanı sıra girişimcilik kavramının derinlemesine analizini içermektedir.The course includes small business management with all its dimensions alongside with a thorough analysis of the entrepreneurship concept.


BA 572  Negotiation and Decision Making Process

Lectures, Discussions, Assignments, Practical work, Conflict resolution, Creative solution generation


BA 573  International Financial Reporting and Analysis

This course presents the role of Conceptual Framework and key International Financial Reporting Standards in financial analysis and business decisions.


BA 576  International Management

Bu ders uluslararası işletmeciliğin tüm yönleriyle kavranmasını ve yerel pazarlar üzerinde ki etkileri kapsayacaktır. Başka bir deyişle bu ders kapsamında öğrencilerin uluslararası işletmelerin ulusal işletmelerden neden farklılık gösterdiği, uluslararası ticarete ait ekonomi teorilerini ve uluslararası çevrenin kontrol edilemeyen zorlamalarına karşı yöneticilerin nasıl davrandıklarını anlaması hedeflenmektedir. This course will cover the major aspects of international business environment and operations with the emphasis on its impact on the local businesses. On other words, in this course, you will learn why international business differs from domestic business, economic theories on international trade, and how managers deal with the uncontrollable forces of international environment.


BA 578  Strategic Management Accounting and Control

Analysing and elaborating on financial reports, measuring the outcomes of the operations and/or decisions and their impact on the strategic plan of the business, finding solutiıons to the problems and measuring the effect of these solutions.


BA 580  Internal Control and Fraud Prevention

Bu ders genel iç kontrol çerçevesinin temelidir. İç kontrolun amaçları ve bölümleri üzerinde durur. İç kontrolun önemine ve geçmiş iç kontrol hatalarının maliyetlerine dikkat çeker.This course provides background in internal control in general and internal control frameworks in particular. It deals primarily with objectives and components of an internal control framework, and it emphasizes the need for internal control and costs of historic internal control failures.


BA 584  Turkish Business Structural Analysis

Ders, Türkiye’de ki işletmelerin yapısal analizlerinin incelenmesi ve işletmeler ile ilgili araştırma projesi yapılması üzerine kurulmuştur. Bu noktada dersi alan öğrencilere gerçek işletmelerden örnekler vererek, işletme faaliyetlerini nasıl yürüttüklerini ve gelecek işlemleri için nasıl plan yaptıkları konusunda detaylar anlatılacaktır.The student gains knowledge about Turkish business context and structural analysis. The design of the course facilitates the development of an advanced understanding of how companies manage their current business operations, and how they plan for their future operations, as well as to assess expectation of results on different type of action.


BA 592  Management Information Systems

Bilgi kavramı, bilgi toplumuna geçiş süreci ve işletme yönetimine etkisi, işletmelerde bilgisayar destekli bilgi sistemi uygulamaları, işletmelerde bilgi sistemlerinin seçimi, geliştirilmesi ve kurulması süreci, işletmelerde bilgi sistemi uygulamaları dersin konuları arasındadır. Information concept, transition process to the information society, and its effect on business administration, using computeraided information systems applications in businesses, choosing, improvement, and installment of information systems in businesses, applications of information systems in businesses are the subjects of the course.


BA 598  Leadership and Governance Seminar


BC 502  Integrated Marketing Communications

In this course, by addressing theories in the literature, the fundamentals of IMC concept will be discussed. The contemporary discussions will be run with theoretical approach. While discussing advertising, public relations, sales promotion, direct marketing, and personal selling concepts, contents and executions, the role of marketing communications, integrated marketing communications and marketing and IMC plan will be evaluated with an advanced approach.


ITF 501  International Financial Markets

The main objective is to explore the primary theoretical and practical concepts that dominate international financial markets and those that should be taken into consideration during international risk management and investment decisions.


LAW 519  Business Law

International Business Law covers a vast area of Laws, Acts, Codes and relevant regulations due to its very nature. But, every effort will be given to discuss all the contemporary issues during the Course in one semester. The Lecturer's business background may be taken as an advantage in approaching the related issues from the right angles.


LOG 518  Logistics ans Supply Chain Management

This course examines the the design and management of the supply chain. In this course we review state of the art planning models and practical tools for inventory control, distribution management and multi-plant coordination. Emphasis is placed on the strategic level of supply chain mnagement, including network planning, inventory management, strategic alliance and outsourcing, and supply chain integration.