Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences

INTERNATIONAL FINANCE & BANKING  PROGRAM

Goal:

The goal  of the INTERNATIONAL FINANCE & BANKING  PROGRAM is to prepare students in the fınance & bankİng sciences to satisfy the needs of contemporary and competitive international business world. 

Objectives:

  • To equip the students with fundamental and technical knowledge and information in the area of international finance by using up to date Information Technologies. (Related Software, Expert Systems, Artificial Intelligence, Industrial 4.0 Applications etc.)
  • To improve managerial skills of the students as leadership, team working and cooperation, to lead them to adopt creative and innovative approaches in problem solving, to encourage them to take initiative, to be entrepreneur and develop learn to learn abilities and so to be able to increase self-confidence and self-expression efficiency.
  • To contribute/use the intellectual accumulation for the society that he/she lives in by committing superiority of law, being respectful to human rights and ethical values.

 

GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF INTERNATIONAL FINANCE & BANKING PROGRAM

Foundation & Recognition

Çağ University Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences was founded in 1997 with the objective of giving analytical and practical skills for proffessional and managerial staffs working in public and private organizations. 

Official Gazette: 09.07.1997, No.4281 (R): 23050

The Programme of International Finance was founded to train well-qualified professionals needed to perform a particular job in financial markets and institutions. 

Certified by Higher Education Council: 24.04.1998/007747

Qualification Awarded

The students who have succesfully completed the programme will be awarded with a Bachelor's Degree in International Finance.

Level Of Qualification

First cycle degree programme in International Finance.

Specific Admission Requirements

Students who have started studies at other domestic or international universities may apply for admission according to Regulations of Council of Higher Education and Çağ University.

See for details: Information About Çağ > Admission Requirements

Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of  Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal And İnformal)

Students who have studied at other universities may transfer to International Finance Programme at Çağ University after the completion of first semester.

Exemption is given for courses which have been taken from other universities with the same content and passing grades.

Qualification Requirements And Regulations

A student is required to have a minimum CGPA of 2.00/4.00 and no failing grades.

Profile Of The Programme

International Finance Programme is designed to equip the students with both theoretical and practical knowledge of the rapidly changing business world as qualified staff members needed to perform a particular job in finance and banking sector.

Occupational Profiles Of Graduates With Examples

Graduated students have opportunity to work in financial institutions, financial intermediares or in finance departments of business organizations. Most graduates work in banks and insurance companies or in their own family companies.

Access To Further Studies

Students may apply to graduate (second cycle) programs at Çağ University or other universities and institutions.

Examination

Regulations,

Assessment And Grading

The examination regulations are specified for each course. However, generally, there is 1 Midterm Exam and 1 Final Exam for each course. See the exam regulations, assessment and grading of each course in the Course Structure Diagram for details.

Graduation Requirements

The graduation requirements for the Programme of International Finance are the as same as the general qualification requirements and regulations of Çağ University. There is no additional requirement to secure the Bachelor's Degree provided that the students have passed all the courses in the curriculum with at least a DD grade, had a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.00 out of 4.00 and total 240 ECTS credits.

Mode of Study

Full Time

Programme Language

English

Program Director

Assist. Prof. Dr.A.Gökhan Sökmen

gokhansokmen@cag.edu.tr

Tel: +90 324 6514800   

Fax: +90 324 6514811

ECTS & Erasmus Coordinators

Assist. Prof. Dr.A.Gökhan Sökmen

gokhansokmen@cag.edu.tr

Tel: +90 324 6514800   

Fax: +90 324 6514811

INTERNATIONAL FINANCE & BANKING PROGRAM

INTENDED STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES (ISLOs)

A student who has successfully completed the International Finance & Banking Program should be able to:

1. Produce reports and  presentations to accomplish effective and professional communication in different business settings,

2. Demonstrate professionalism while using information technology tools in his/her field,

3. Define major business concepts within the traditional areas of finance,

4. Carry out the ethical and legal principles when making decisions in global business environments,

5. Combine the acquired theoretical and practical knowledge in the system that she/he lives,

6. Use leadership, team working and interpersonal relationship abilities,

7. Discuss the functions and relationship among the functions of business administration such as accounting, finance, marketing, management and production.

8. Coordinate functions of financial management such as planning, organizing, directing and controlling in different business settings,

9. Use analytical tools and critical thinking to solve contemporary business problems.

 

First Year, First Semester
Code Course Type Credit ECTS
IFN-101 Financial Literacy Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 06
MAT-101 Mathematics for Business Basic Occupational Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 06
TUR-101 Turkish I Supplementary Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
UNI-101 Introduction to University Life Department Elective Courses Compulsory 1-0-1 01
FLE-103 Vocational English I Supplementary Courses Compulsory 4-0-4 06
MAN-105 Business Basic Occupational Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 06
OSD-110 OSD (Common Elective Courses) Department Elective Courses. Click on the course name to see the lessons. Elective 2-0-2 03
SEC-102 Common Elective Courses Department Elective Courses. Click on the course name to see the lessons. Elective 2-0-2 03
Total Credit 20 34
First Year, Second Semester
Code Course Type Credit ECTS
FEA-102 Orientation II (Career Planning) Supplementary Courses Compulsory 1-0-1 02
MAT-102 Statistics for Business Basic Occupational Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 06
TUR-102 Turkish II Supplementary Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
ECO-104 Economics Basic Occupational Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 06
FLE-104 Vocational English II Basic Occupational Courses Compulsory 4-0-4 06
IFN-104 Introduction to International Banking Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 07
Total Credit 16 30
Second Year, Third Semester
Code Course Type Credit ECTS
HIS-201 Atatürk's Principles & History of Turkish Revolution I Supplementary Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
IFN-201 International Financial Markets I Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 06
LAW-201 Law - I Basic Occupational Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 06
FLE-203 Vocational English III Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 4-0-4 06
MAN-203 Principles of Accounting Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 06
OSD-210 OSD (Common Elective Courses) Department Elective Courses. Click on the course name to see the lessons. Elective 2-0-2 03
Total Credit 17 30
Second Year, Fourth Semester
Code Course Type Credit ECTS
HIS-202 Atatürk's Principles & History of Turkish Revolution II Supplementary Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
IFN-202 International Financial Markets II Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 06
LAW-202 Law - II Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 06
FLE-204 Vocational English IV Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 4-0-4 06
MAN-204 Financial Accounting Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 06
ELC-401 Fourth Semester Elective Courses I Department Elective Courses. Click on the course name to see the lessons. Elective 3-0-3 06
Total Credit 18 33
Third Year, Fifth Semester
Code Course Type Credit ECTS
ECO-305 Money & Banking Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 06
MAN-307 Business Finance Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 06
MAN-331 Comtemporary Marketing Issues Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 06
FLX-303 Second Foreign Language I - Elective Department Elective Courses. Click on the course name to see the lessons. Elective 3-0-3 06
ELC-501 Fifth Semester Elective Courses I Department Elective Courses. Click on the course name to see the lessons. Elective 3-0-3 06
Total Credit 15 30
Third Year, Sixth Semester
Code Course Type Credit ECTS
MAN-310 Financial Management Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 06
IFN-312 International Banking Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 06
IFN-314 E-Commerce Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 06
FLX-304 Second Foreign Language II - Elective Department Elective Courses. Click on the course name to see the lessons. Elective 3-0-3 06
ELC-601 Sixth Semester Elective Courses I Department Elective Courses. Click on the course name to see the lessons. Elective 3-0-3 06
Total Credit 15 30
Fourth Year, Seventh Semester
Code Course Type Credit ECTS
ECO-403 Turkish Economy Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 06
IFN-413 Financial Derivative Markets Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 06
IFN-417 International Banking Procedures Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 06
FLX-403 Second Foreign Language III - Elective Department Elective Courses. Click on the course name to see the lessons. Elective 3-0-3 06
ELC-701 Seventh Semester Elective Courses I Department Elective Courses. Click on the course name to see the lessons. Elective 3-0-3 06
Total Credit 15 30
Fourth Year, Eighth Semester
Code Course Type Credit ECTS
ECO-400 Global Economy Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 06
MAN-446 Business Simulation Supplementary Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 06
ELC-801 Eighth Semester Elective Courses I Department Elective Courses. Click on the course name to see the lessons. Elective 3-0-3 06
FLX-404 Second Foreign Language IV - Elective Department Elective Courses. Click on the course name to see the lessons. Elective 3-0-3 06
IFN-000 Capstone Department Elective Courses. Click on the course name to see the lessons. Elective 3-0-3 06
Total Credit 15 30
INTERNATIONAL FINANCE & BANKING PROGRAM
INTERNATIONAL FINANCE & BANKING PROGRAM  "FIN" Broad Based Student Learning Goals
Matrix for Courses & Intended Student Learning Outcomes (ISLOs) 1. To equip the students with fundamental and technical knowledge in the area of international business. 2. To improve managerial skills of the students by increasing self-confidence and self-expression efficiency. 3. To lead the students behaving ethical and responsible towards society and environment.
KEY  LEARNING OUTCOMES Communication Analytical Tools Scholarship Environment Scholarship Leadership Business Core Teamwork Critical Thinking
"IACBE" Deliver effective and professional communications using a variety of delivery venues. Apply decision-support tools to business decision making. Utilize research skills in business problem solving Apply legal, ethical, and economic standards of business within a global environment. Utilize research skills in business problem solving Apply strategic planning skills to effect a change initiative in a business scenario. Apply major concepts within the traditional areas of business. Contribute to the development of a high performing team and collaborative environment. Demonstrate an ability to obtain and process information in order to make decisions and solve problems.
ISLOs for International Finance & Banking Program 1. Produce reports and  presentations to accomplish effective and professional communication in different business settings,  2. Demonstrate professionalism while using information technology tools in his/her field, 3. Define major business concepts within the traditional areas of finance, 4. Carry out the ethical and legal principles when making decisions in global business environments, 5. Combine the acquired theoretical and practical knowledge in the system that she/he lives, 6. Use leadership, team working and interpersonal relationship abilities, 7. Discuss the functions and relationship among the functions of business administration such as accounting, finance, marketing, management and production. 8. Coordinate functions of financial management such as planning, organizing, directing and controlling in different business settings. 9. Using analytical tools and critical thinking to solve contemporary business problems.
("PO: Program Outputs")
Course Title  PO1  PO2  PO3  PO4  PO5  PO6  PO7  PO8  PO9 
First Year/First Semester                  
FEA-101 Orientation I X X   X   X   X  
IFN-101 Financial Literacy X     X X X      
MAT-101 Mathematics for Business   X     X        
TUR-101 Turkish 1 X         X      
FLE-103 Vocational English I X         X   X  
MAN-105 Business     X       X    
SEC-101 (Development and Life Program)                  
GYP-119 Movie Types X                
GYP-117 Health Sociology X                
GYP-101 Popular Culture and Communication X                
GYP-103 Corporate Social Responsibility and Applications X                
GYP-105 Life in the Universe X                
GYP-107 Diction X                
GYP-113 Gender X                
GYP-115 Mythology X                
First Year/Second Semester                  
FEA-102 Orientation II (Career Planning) X X   X   X   X  
MAT-102 Statistics for Business   X X           X
TUR-102 Turkish II X         X      
ECO-104 Economics     X X          
FLE-104 Vocational English II X         X   X  
IFN-104 Introduction to International Banking     X   X   X   X
Second Year/Third Semester                  
IFN 201 International Financial Markets I   X X   X       X
MAN 203 Principles of Accounting    X X X          
LAW 201 Law I        X          
HIS   201 Atatürk's Prin.& Hist. of Turk. Rev. I       X X        
FLE  203 Vocational English III X   X X          
Second Year/Fourth Semester                  
IFN 202 International Financial Markets II     X   X       X
MAN 204 Financial Accounting    X              
LAW 202 Law II        X          
HIS   202 Atatürk's Prin. & Hist. of Turk. Rev. II        X X        
FLE  204 Vocational English IV X   X   X        
Third Year/Fifth Semester                  
MAN 331 Contemporary Marketing Issues     X   X X X   X
MAN 307 Business Finance    X X   X       X
ECO 305 Money & Banking     X   X        
FL.  303 Second Foreign Language I (GR) (FR) (SP) (RUS) (CHI) X                
ELC-501 (Fifth Semester Elective Courses I)                  
ITL 313 Virtual Worlds X     X X   X X
ITL 305 New Technologies for Business   X X X   X X    
MAN 329 Customer Relations Management   X   X X        
Third Year/Sixth Semester                  
IFN 314 E-Commerce   X X X   X     X
IFN 312 International Banking       X X       X
MAN 310 Financial Management     X   X       X
FL. 304 Second Foreign Language II (GR) (FR) (SP) (RUS) (CHI) X                
ELC-601 Sixth Semester Elective Courses I)                  
MAT 302 Business Research Methods  X   X X X   X X X
ITL 314 Virtual Worlds X     X X   X X
ITL-310 New Technologies for Business   X X X   X X    
Fourth Year/Seventh Semester                  
IFN 415 Financial Statement Analysis   X   X X        
IFN 413 Financial Derivative Markets             X X  
IFN 417 International Banking Procedures     X X        
FL.  403 Second Foreign Language III (GR) (FR) (SP) (RUS) (CHI) X                
ELC-701 Seventh Semester Elective Courses I)                  
ECO 403 Turkish Economy         X       X
IFN 421 Invesment Analysis         X   X   X
MAN 433 Business Ethics    X X X          
Fourth Year/Eigth Semester                  
LAW 400 Banking Law & SEC Regulations   X X   X        
MAN-446 Business Simulation   X   X X        
MAN 410 Managerial Accounting   X X X          
FL. 404 Second Foreign Language IV (GR) (FR) (SP) (RUS) (CHI) X                
IFN 000  (Capstone)                  
IFN 464 Project in International Finance X X X X X X X X X
IFN 462 Internship in International Finance X X X X X X X X X
IFN 460 Entrepreneurship in International Finance X X