Information Package / Course Catalogue
Forex Markets
Course Code: BFN522
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

Derivative instruments and market-related risk management techniques as a finasal concept, teaching institutions and processes, and calculations and analysis related to derivative instruments to gain the skill.

Course Content

Forward Contracts, Futures Contracts, Options Markets and Derivatives Markets and done some calculations and analysis.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.To be able to learn how international financial markets work
2.To be able to learn fundamental analysis techniques used in international financial markets
3.To be able to learn technical analysis techniques used in international financial markets
4. Students will be able to explain the relationships between facts with an analytical structure
5.Students will be able to learn the theoretical knowledge they learned in practice in practical life.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.SPK Temel Düzey Uluslararası Piyasalar
2.SPK İleri Düzey Analiz Yöntemleri
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Financial Markets Introduction, Definition and History
Week 2 - Theoretical
Types of Financial Market and Stock Broker
Week 3 - Theoretical
Methods of Analysis Used in Financial Markets
Week 4 - Theoretical
Fundamental Analysis on Forex Market
Week 5 - Theoretical
Fundamental Analysis and Central Banks
Week 6 - Theoretical
Fundamental Analysis and Its Application
Week 7 - Theoretical
Technical Analysis in Forex Market
Week 8 - Theoretical
Types of Technical Analysis and Methods of Graphical Analysis
Week 9 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exam
Week 10 - Theoretical
Mathematical Indicators in Technical Analysis: Trend Followers
Week 11 - Theoretical
Mathematical Indicators in Technical Analysis: Trend Followers
Week 12 - Theoretical
Technical Analysis: Elliot Wave Theory
Week 13 - Theoretical
Technical Analysis: Elliot Wave Theory and Fibonacci
Week 14 - Theoretical
Psychological Analysis: Analysis of Risk and Decision Methods
Week 15 - Theoretical
Application of Methods of Analysis and Other Developing Markets: TurkDex
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory142370
Lecture - Practice72228
Midterm Examination110111
Final Examination115116
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)125
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
PÇ-7
PÇ-8
PÇ-9
OÇ-1
5
3
4
4
5
3
5
4
3
OÇ-2
5
3
5
4
4
3
4
3
4
OÇ-3
4
3
5
5
4
5
3
4
3
OÇ-4
3
5
3
4
5
4
5
3
3
OÇ-5
3
4
3
4
5
4
3
4
3
Adnan Menderes University - Information Package / Course Catalogue