Information Package / Course Catalogue
The Historical Development of Science in Economics
Course Code: EKO547
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 5
Objectives of the Course

To explain the causes and consequences of economic events.

Course Content

Evolution of economic events,agriculture,production,industry,commerce,international economic relationship,world economy.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.To explain structure and properties of economic history.
2.To compare between today's and yesterday's economies.
3.To discuss properties of industrial revolution.
4.Get in-depth understanding and interpretation on economic events
5.İnterpret recent economical problems in the circle of economic methodology
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Tevfik Güran (2011), İktisat Tarihi, Der Yayınları
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
The birth of the history of economics, the relationship with other disciplines, contribute to economic science
Week 2 - Theoretical
Economic activities in historical periods
Week 3 - Theoretical
Economic condition of European at first and middle centuries.
Week 4 - Theoretical
The Roman Empire
Week 5 - Theoretical
Economic condition of The Roman Empire
Week 6 - Theoretical
Collapse of The Roman Empire and after that European
Week 7 - Theoretical
Feudal structure in Europe
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Mid-term Exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Geographic development and its economic consequences
Week 10 - Theoretical
Industrial Revolution
Week 11 - Theoretical
Spread of industrialize
Week 12 - Theoretical
Structural changing of world economy at XX.century
Week 13 - Theoretical
Wars at XX.century
Week 14 - Theoretical
Economic crises at XX.century
Week 15 - Final Exam
Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory153390
Midterm Examination110212
Final Examination120222
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)124
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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