First Cycle Programmes    (Bachelor's Degree)
Bachelor - School of Banking and Insurance - Capital Markets
General Description  |  Key Learning Outcomes  |  Course Structure Diagram with Credits
General Description ^
History
Capital Market Department, which is one of the key departments in the School of Banking and Insurance, was established at Marmara University on the 4th of July in 1995, by the Council of Ministers’ Decision No. 95/7044. The Department provided its first graduates in 2000 and it is the initial department which provided a four-year undergraduate education in its field. Graduates of capital markets department have the opportunity to know the markets with the help of lecturers and experts from relevant markets. Students also have the chance to apply the knowledge which they have obtained through their education, by preparing projects in their final term.
Qualification Awarded
All graduates who have successfully completed the required obligations by the department take the degree of 'Capital Market Specialist' as a Graduate Diploma
Specific Admission Requirements
Candidates must have a have high school diploma. They must also receive the required points in the university placement exam. The term of education is four years and within the quota, English Language exam is optional for students who want to take the exam by the School of Foreign Languages. And they begin to preparatory school, the others start from first grade.
Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)
The recognition of previous learning, vertical, horizontal, and transitions in the University take place within the scope of the regulation which is ' TRANSITION BETWEEN ASSOCIATE DEGREE AND UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE PROGRAMS, REGULATION ON BASIS OF DOUBLE MAJOR, SUBSPECIALTY AND CREDIT TRANSFER BETWEEN AGENCIES’ , and determined by Higher Education Institution. Students from non-formal educational institutions in Turkey may claim exemption on the basis of lessons and they are exempted from courses adopted by the board of directors.
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
The period of education is four years at the Capital Market Department. Students are eligible to graduate when they have successfully completed all courses in the training plan which has a total of 240 ECTS credits and have at least an average of GPA equal to 2.
Profile of The Programme
The Department of Capital Market provides education for candidates of experts and managers who can use technology and offers them the opportunity to obtain the knowledge regarding financial sector with courses and practical projects during their four-year undergraduate education. In the first two years, there are courses in fundamental sciences (economics, business administration, mathematics, statistics, etc) which create the basis for the courses in the future. In the third and fourth years, there are theoretical courses which are given by top executives from relevant industries. Consequently, students have the ability to analyze and interpret the economy and financial markets.
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
The theoretical backgrounds and industrial knowledge of Capital Market Department Graduates are supported by training opportunities in the financial services industry. Therefore, when our students graduate, they could adapt to their jobs and work efficiently as a result of the theoretical and practical courses they have taken during their education.
Access to Further Studies
Students who receive their undergraduate degree successfully and satisfy the criteria for application to postgraduate education can continue their education at home and abroad. Postgraduate education consists of thesis and non-thesis programmes. If the candidates choose thesis programmes, they have to write a thesis and defend it before graduation.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Students are required to participate the courses, pratical courses and exams. Their attendance is monitored by the lecturer. According to the academic calendar students must take a mid term exam and a final exam.
Graduation Requirements
The period of education is four years at the Capital Market Department. Students are eligible to graduate when they have successfully completed all courses in the training plan which has a total of 240 ECTS credits and have at least an average of GPA equal to 2.
Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )
Full-Time
Address, Programme Director or Equivalent
T.C. Marmara Üniversitesi Bankacılık ve Sigortacılık Yüksekokulu Göztepe Kampüsü, Kayışdağı Cd. Kuyubaşı, Kadıköy 34722 / İstanbul Tel: 0 (216) 414 99 89 Fax: 0 (216) 347 50 86 e-mail: bsy@marmara.edu.tr
Facilities
There are 1 Associate Professor, 6 Assistant Professors, 1 Research Assistant with a PhD and 1 Expert Staff in the Department. Several rooms for each academic staff include technical equipments. In addition, a laboratory with 25 computers is available for students.
Key Learning Outcomes ^
1 Students will be able to find jobs in fields which require expertise in the real sector and the financial sector
2 Students will be able to participate actively in the management of organizations and apply theoretical information to business life.
3 Students will be innovative and equipped with information from different disciplines; in addition, they will have high self-confidence
4 Students will be able to observe and analyse general economic indicators and national and international developments in the financial sector and comment on them by preparing financial statements.
5 Students will be able to think analytically.
6 Students will be able to use essential modern techniques and calculation methods.
7 Students will have information on capital markets legislation and be able to interpret the same.
8 Students will be able to identify the development of financial products in the capital market industry and offer innovations.
9 Students will be able to communicate efficiently in written and spoken Turkish; they will know at least one foreign language.
10 Students will be able to observe and measure capital market risks as well as identify efficient protection methods
11 Students will be able to analyse and comment on the legal and structural aspects of public finance and social security systems.
Course Structure Diagram with Credits ^
T : Theoretical P: Practice
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 ATA121 Ataturk's Principles and The History of Turkish Renovation I Compulsory 2 0 2
2 HUK115 Introduction to Law Compulsory 2 0 3
3 IKT111 Introduction to Economics I Compulsory 4 0 6
4 ISL115 Introduction to Business Compulsory 3 0 4
5 MAT117 Calculus I Compulsory 4 0 6
6 MUH123 Accounting I Compulsory 4 0 5
7 TRD121 Turkish Language I Compulsory 2 0 2
8 YDZI121 English I Compulsory 2 0 2
Total 23 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 ATA122 Principles of Ataturk II Compulsory 2 0 2
2 HUK116 Law of Obligations Compulsory 2 0 3
3 IKT112 Introduction to Economics II Compulsory 4 0 6
4 MAT118 Calculus II Compulsory 4 0 6
5 MUH124 Accounting II Compulsory 4 0 5
6 TRD122 Turkish Language II Compulsory 2 0 2
7 YDZI122 English II Compulsory 2 0 2
8 YON116 Management and Organization Compulsory 3 0 4
Total 23 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 BNK217 Banking Theory and Policy Compulsory 2 0 5
2 FIN213 Financial Management I Compulsory 3 0 5
3 HUK241 Commercial Law I Compulsory 2 0 4
4 IKT215 Microeconomics Compulsory 4 0 6
5 IST215 Quantitative Technique in Finance Compulsory 2 0 5
6 IST219 Statistics I Compulsory 3 0 5
Total 16 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 FIN214 Financial Management II Compulsory 3 0 6
2 FIN216 Financial Statements and Analysis Compulsory 2 0 5
3 HUK242 Commercial Law II Compulsory 2 0 4
4 IKT216 Macroeconomics Compulsory 4 0 6
5 IKT218 Economics Doctrine Compulsory 2 0 4
6 IST220 Statistics II Compulsory 3 0 5
Total 16 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 EKM313 Econometrics I Compulsory 3 0 5
2 FIN317 Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management I Compulsory 2 0 3
3 FIN321 Corporate Finance Compulsory 2 0 4
4 IKT325 Monetary Theory Compulsory 4 0 6
5 IKT373 International Economics I Compulsory 3 0 4
6 MAT329 Financial Mathematics Compulsory 2 0 3
7 MLY319 Public Finance Compulsory 2 0 3
8 YDI337 Business English I Compulsory 2 0 2
Total 20 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 BSY324 Research Methodology Compulsory 2 0 2
2 EKM314 Econometrics II Compulsory 3 0 5
3 FIN318 Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management II Compulsory 2 0 3
4 FIN320 Financial Derivatives Market Compulsory 2 0 2
5 FIN322 Financial Regulations Compulsory 2 0 3
6 HUK338 Law of Capital Markets Compulsory 2 0 3
7 IKT312 International Economics II Compulsory 3 0 5
8 IKT326 Monetary Policy Compulsory 4 0 5
9 YDI338 Business English II Compulsory 2 0 2
Total 22 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 BNK419 Foreign Exchange and International Transactions Compulsory 2 0 4
2 FIN413 International Finance Compulsory 2 0 5
3 FIN415 Financial Markets and Institutions Compulsory 2 0 3
4 FIN421 Fundamental Analysis Compulsory 2 0 4
5 FIN423 Modelling in Financial Markets Compulsory 2 0 4
6 IKT411 Turkish Economics Compulsory 2 0 4
7 MUH419 Accounting of Intermediary Institutions Compulsory 2 0 4
8 SPY425 Current Financial Problems I Compulsory 2 0 2
Total 16 0 30
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 FIN412 Transaction Techniques in Stock Exchange Compulsory 2 0 5
2 FIN414 Taxing in Capital Market Instruments Compulsory 2 0 4
3 FIN416 Fund Management Compulsory 2 0 4
4 FIN420 Financial Systems in the EU Compulsory 2 0 4
5 FIN422 Technical Analysis Compulsory 2 0 4
6 HUK434 Financial Law Compulsory 2 0 4
7 SPY426 Current Financial Problems II Compulsory 2 0 3
8 SPY498 Project Application Compulsory 2 0 2
Total 16 0 30

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