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.

 

INTERNATIONAL FINANCE AND BANKING PROGRAM DEFINITION

Qualification Code

TR0030033001

Qualification Title

International Finance and Banking Undergraduate Diploma

Awarding Body

Cag University

Awarding Body Contact

Cag University Baybogan Campus Adana Mersin Highway 33800 Yenice /Mersin / TÜRKİYE

Awarding Body Url

https://www.cag.edu.tr/en

EQF Level

6

TQF Level

6

Thematic Areas

Finance, Banking and insurance

National Occupation Classification

 -

Category

Main

Credit Value

240

Program Duration

4 Years

Program Profile

The International Finance and Banking Program is designed to equip students with the necessary and valid basic and technical knowledge in the field of finance and banking in the international business world and to strengthen their self-confidence and self-expression competencies by improving their management skills.

The main language of the program is English.

Learning Environments

Education and training is carried out in formal education. Distance education method is also partially applied due to the adequacy of our technological facilities. In addition, applied trainings are carried out through research centers etc. units within the University.

Learning Outcomes (Definition)

1. Graduates are proficient in theories and principles related to international finance and banking, capable of critically questioning these theories and principles.

2. Graduates possess fundamental knowledge of business administration.

3. Graduates have knowledge of basic economic topics required in international finance and banking.

4. Graduates are able to define fundamental concepts, functions, and issues related to international finance and banking management, considering the country's strategic priorities.

5. Graduates are knowledgeable in banking systems, financial management, and international finance.

6. Graduates are proficient in insurance and risk management, familiar with the international financial system and payment systems.

7. Graduates take responsibility as individuals and as group members to solve complex problems encountered in practice, both foreseen and unforeseen.

8. Graduates express information, opinions, and suggestions orally and in writing, using English at the B1 General Level of the European Language Portfolio.

9. Graduates utilize acquired knowledge, collaborate with other professional groups, and produce optimal solutions to problems.

10. Graduates adhere to scientific systematic and ethical values ​​in the collection, interpretation, announcement, and implementation of relevant data.

11. Graduates utilize necessary information and communication technologies.

12. Graduates have knowledge of financial markets and their functioning.

13. Graduates are conscious of occupational health and safety, social responsibility, and environmental protection.

14. Graduates participate in social responsibility projects to raise awareness in the community regarding social justice, environmental issues, and sustainable development goals while respecting fundamental human rights.

Key Competencies

1.Literacy competence

2.Multilingual competence

3.Mathematical competence and competence in science, technology and engineering

4.Digital competence

5.Personal, social and learning to learn competence

6.Citizenship competence

7.Entrepreneurial competence

8.Cultural awareness and expression competence

Further Info

Grading System

1.Grading system, examination systems and their contributions to course grades are defined on “The Regulation for Education, Teaching, and Examination Rules for Associate and Undergraduate Degrees of Cag University” and determined by the University’s Senate.

2. Different systems like homeworks, projects, practical applications, midterms, and final exams are employed for grading.

3.The grading system is based on letters and/or numbers.

4.Grades like AA, BA, BB, CB and CC reveal that course is successfully completed while grades like DC and DD reveal conditional pass that would be counted as successful if weighted average of all grades are accepted as successful that have defined in the Regulation. FD and FF show student is not successful.

     Point                            Grade  (letter)                      GPA coefficient

   90- 100                                    AA                                        4.0

   85-  89                                     BA                                         3,5

   80- 84                                      BB                                         3,0

   75- 79                                      CB                                         2,5

   70- 74                                      CC                                         2,0

   60- 69                                      DC                                         1,5

   50- 59                                      DD                                         1,0

   40- 49                                      FD                                          0,5

    01-39                                      FF                                          0,0 

Quality Assurance

 To oversee the quality of higher education programs;

- YOK is responsible for the planning, organization, management and supervision of education and training and other activities carried out in higher education institutions.

- "University Monitoring and Evaluation Reports" of higher education institutions prepared annually within the framework of the criteria determined by YOK are published. Reports prepared according to these reports, including quantitative and qualitative evaluations of higher education institutions, are also shared with the public by YOK.

- Every year, YOK publishes the "Foundation Higher Education Institutions Report", which includes academic, administrative and financial data on foundation higher education institutions. These reports, which include quantitative and qualitative evaluations of foundation higher education institutions, are shared with the public by YOK.

- The quality assurance of the International Finance and Banking undergraduate program is ensured as follows:

Creation and Approval of Curricula:

- YOK determines the minimum standards and criteria required for the opening of associate/undergraduate programs in higher education institutions.

- The curriculum of associate degree/undergraduate programs in higher education institutions and the learning outcomes that each program will provide to the student are determined by Çağ University Senate in accordance with the basic principles determined by YOK on these issues.

Assessment and Evaluation:

- The measurement and evaluation of the learning outcomes of the International Finance and Banking undergraduate program is carried out according to the Çağ University Associate and Undergraduate Education and Examination Regulations prepared in accordance with the basic principles determined by YOK on these issues.

Certification:

- Students enrolled in the International Finance and Banking undergraduate program, if they successfully complete the course credits and other obligations determined by higher education institutions; receive an associate degree / bachelor's degree diploma.

Self-Assessment-External Evaluation:

- In the context of continuous monitoring, Çağ University enters the "Institutional Internal Evaluation Reports" of the previous year into the Information System prepared by the Higher Education Quality Council (YOKAK) at the beginning of each year. YOKAK shares the "Institutional Feedback Report" prepared for the external evaluation of higher education institutions with the public. In addition, accreditation decisions issued by accreditation bodies authorized or recognized by YOKAK also indicate that the quality assurance of the qualifications of the programs is ensured. YOKAK conducts regular review activities regarding the qualifications determined in accordance with the legislation.

Access Requirements

Being placed in Cag University International Finance and Banking Program as a result of the central exam conducted by Measurement Selection and Placement Center.

Conditions for Success

Conditions graduating from International Finance and Banking Program is determined by “The Regulation for Education, Teaching, and Examination for Associate and Undergraduate Degrees of Cag University”. According to the Regulation, a student is required to have pass the courses minimum DD grade and minimum GPA of 2.00/4.00 in order to graduate from Program.

Progression Paths (Relationship Type)

Graduates from International Finance and Banking Program may apply to graduate (second cycle) programs.

Legal Basis

1. Higher Education Law No. 2547

2. “The Regulation for Education, Teaching, and Examination for associate and Undergraduate Degrees of Çağ University”.

3. Higher Education Quality Assurance and Higher Education Quality Board Regulation

 

Validity Period (If Any)

The qualification is valid indefinite times.

Url

 https://www.cag.edu.tr/en/program-definition-28

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
Total Credit 18 31
First Year, Second Semester
Code Course Type Credit ECTS
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
FEA-104 Career Planning Supplementary Courses Compulsory 1-0-1 02
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