Course Description

Course Code Semester Teoric Credit ECTS
TORISM ECONOMICS MYO 396 3 3 + 0 3 4
Prerequisite Courses
Recommended Elective Courses
Course Language Türkçe
Level of the Course Önlisans
Course Type ZORUNLU
Course Coordinator Öğr. Gör. ÖZLEM AK
Instructor Dr.Öğr.Üyesi İSMAİL BİLGİÇLİ
Öğr. Gör. ÖZLEM AK
Course Assistants
Course Category Alanına Uygun Temel Öğretim
Course Objective
To improve students about making upper stage economic analyses
Course Content
Tourism demand and supply, pricing in markets, producing and behaviours of companies in tourism, role of tourism sector in economy, measuring the effects of tourism.
Learning Outcomes of the Course Teaching Methods Measurement Methods
1 - Define the significance of tourism movement as an economic event 3 - 2 - 1 - A -
2 - Describe the contribution of tourism to the economy of the country, region and the world. 2 - 1 - 3 - A - C -
3 - Define the basic concepts of demand, supply, needs, market and etc. related to tourism 4 - 3 - 2 - 1 - C - A -
4 - Explain the consumer, producer and enterprise behavior and decision-making process 3 - 2 - 1 - A - C -
5 - Describe the affects of economic, social and cultural events occurred in World´s countries and regions to tourism revenue. 1 - 12 - 4 - 3 - 2 - C - A -
6 - Question the efficient usage of the economic consequences of tourism and things to be done. 12 - 4 - 3 - 2 - 1 - 10 - C - A -
7 - İnterpret the economic indicators and draw conclusions as a mid and upper level manager in the tourism sector 15 - 12 - 3 - 2 - 1 - 4 - C - A -
Teaching Methods: 15:Problem Solving 12:Case Study 3:Discussion 2:Question-Answer 1:Lecture 4:Drilland Practice 10:Brain Storming
Measurement Methods: C:Homework A:Testing

Course Flow

Week Topics Preliminary
1 Introduction to economy and notional environment
2 Tourism Demand, Making demand, demand bend, demand flexibility
3 Tourism supply, Making Supply, Supply bend, supply flexibility
4 Tourism market, pricing in tourism market
5 Cunsomer behaviour in Tourism
6 Production and behaviours of producers in Tourism
7 The role and importance of tourism in economy
8 Measuring the effects of tourism in economy
9 Midterm Exam
10 Analysing the economic planning and policies
11 The ımportance of tourısm sector ın the economy
12 Measurıng the economıc ımpacts of tourısm
13 An overvıew of economıc plannıng and polıcıes ın tourısm
14 European Union Tourism Policies


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Contribution of the Course to Program Outcomes

No Program Learning Outcomes Contribution Level
1 2 3 4 5
1 Legal, accounting, basic business, management, and space required to have sufficient infrastructure issues; gain theoretical and practical knowledge in these areas. X
2 By using the basic knowledge and skills acquired in his/her field of study, to have the ability to evaluate and interpret the data, to define and analyze the problems, to make solution suggestions based on evidence and proofs X
3 To choose and use efficiently contemporary techniques and means as well as information technologies required for the applications related to the field of study. X
4 To have the capability to design, plan and realize the projects by using the vocational settings and tools in the related field of study X
5 To gain the ability to produce solutions to unforeseen situations, take responsibility in teams and to have the skill to conduct individual works X
6 To have a command of communication skills and foreign language in order to communicate efficiently and follow the latest developments in his/her field of study
7 To achieve an awareness of the necessity of lifelong learning and consistently self-improving besides of following the developments in science and technology. X
8 To have the consciousness of professional, social and universal ethics and responsibilities and show respect to historical values X
9 To become skillful at using computer hardware and software in a baseline level required by the field of study X
10 To gain application skills, by making on-the-spot checks regarding the processes related to his or her field both in public and private sectors

Evaluation System

Contribution Level Order Percentage of Contribution
AraSinav 1 60
KisaSinav 1 10
Odev 1 15
Odev 2 15
Total 100
The Ratio of the Semester to Success 60
Final to Success Ratio 40
Total 100

ECTS Workload

Activity Sayısı Time (Hour) Total Workload (Hour)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 5 5
Quiz 2 3 6
Assignment 1 2 2
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 103
Total Workload / 25 (h)Toplam İş Yükü /25(s) 4.12
ECTS Credit of the Course 4.12
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