Master TR-NQF-HE: Level 7 QF-EHEA: Second Cycle EQF-LLL: Level 7

General Information about the Course

Course Code: ISL513
Course Title: International Business Administration
Course Semester: 1. Semester / Fall
Course Credits:
Theoretical Practical Credit ECTS
3 0 3 6
Language of instruction: TR
Prerequisite of the course: No
Type of course: Alan İçi Seçmeli
Level of course:
Master TR-NQF-HE:7. Master`s Degree QF-EHEA:Second Cycle EQF-LLL:7. Master`s Degree
Course Lecturer(s): Dr. Gaye Özkasap

Purpose and content of the course

Course Objectives: To teach theories and practices related to international business
Course Objective: To give information about globalization, international business environment, different management practices in different countries, methods applied to enter international markets.
Mode of Delivery: E-Learning

Learning Outcomes

Knowledge (Described as Theoritical and/or Factual Knowledge.)
  1) Understands the changes in the international business environment as a result of globalization
  2) Understands the differences in international business activities between developing and developed countries
Skills (Describe as Cognitive and/or Practical Skills.)
  1) Has the knowledge required by international business
  2) Evaluates the most appropriate entry and ownership methods and practices that can be applied to enter international markets
Competences (Described as "Ability of the learner to apply knowledge and skills autonomously with responsibility", "Learning to learn"," Communication and social" and "Field specific" competences.)
  1) Knows how companies doing international business internationalize
  2) Analyzes internationalization methods and techniques according to their advantages and disadvantages.

Course Topics

Week Subject
Related Preparation Pekiştirme
1) Basic concepts of international business
2) Globalization
3) Institutional framework of international business
4) International trade theories
5) Foreign direct investment theories
6) International market entry strategies
7) International businesses and the political, economic, legal environment
8) International businesses and cultural environment
9) Ethics and corporate social responsibility in international businesses
10) International human resources management
11) International marketing management
12) International businesses and the global financial system
13) Strategic management in international businesses
14) Developing countries and international investment activities
References: Coşkun, R.; Taş, A.; Çitçi, U. S. (2016). Küreselleşme ve Uluslararası İşletmecilik.
Mutlu, E. C. (2012). Uluslararası işletmecilik.
Venkateswaran, N. (2012). International Business Management.
Hill, J. S. (2009) International Business: Managing Globalization.

Ders - Program Öğrenme Kazanım İlişkisi

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Program Outcomes
1) To be able to understand and apply professional, legal and ethical principles with a sense of social responsibility in the stages of collecting, interpreting, announcing and applying data related to the field.
2) To be able to understand and manage social and professional relationships.
3) To have advanced theoretical and applied knowledge through course materials and other scientific resources containing the most up-to-date information in the field of business administration, and thus to evaluate a business in its own environment.
4) To comprehend and analyze the basic concepts and functions of business administration at the level of expertise.
5) To be able to follow current and developing trends in business administration with professional English proficiency.
6) To be able to comprehend all aspects of the subjects related to the profession.
7) To be able to take responsibility as a team member in order to solve the problems encountered in practice.
8) To be able to think interdisciplinary and to perform effective teamwork.
9) To be able to plan and manage activities for the professional development of employees under his/her responsibility in professional activities and projects in his/her field.
10) To be able to determine the learning needs with the lifelong learning and self-learning skills gained and to carry out advanced studies to overcome these.
11) To be able to see business opportunities in the economy, to interpret and evaluate them correctly.
12) To be able to inform the relevant people and institutions on the issues related to the field; To be able to convey in writing and orally the solution proposals for the problems supported by qualitative and quantitative data.
13) To be able to use information and communication technologies at the level required by the field.
14) To be able to produce innovative and creative ideas and to put these ideas into practice.

Course Teaching, Learning Methods

Q & A
Case Problem Solving/ Drama- Role/ Case Management
Quantitative Problem Solving
Group Study / Assignment
Individual Assignment
WEB-based Learning
Practice in Field
Project Preparation
Report Writing
Social Activity
Occupational Activity
Occupational Trip
Application (Modelling, Design, Model, Simulation, Experiment et.)
Thesis Preparation
Field Study
Student Club and Council Activities
Interview and Oral Conversation
Watching a movie
Bibliography preparation
Oral, inscribed and visual knowledge production
Taking photographs
Mapping and marking
Reading maps
Copying textures
Creating a library of materials

Evaluation System

Semester Requirements Number of Activities Level of Contribution
Attendance % 0
Laboratory % 0
Application % 0
Practice Exam % 0
Quizzes % 0
Homework Assignments % 0
Presentation % 0
Project % 0
Special Course Internship (Work Placement) % 0
Field Study % 0
Article Critical % 0
Article Writing % 0
Module Group Study % 0
Brainstorming % 0
Role Playing + Dramatizing % 0
Out of Class Study % 0
Preliminary Work, Reinforcement % 0
Application Repetition etc. % 0
Homework (reading, writing, watching movies, etc.) % 0
Project Preparation + Presentation % 0
Report Preparation + Presentation % 0
Presentation / Seminar Preparation + Presenting % 0
Oral examination % 0
Midterms 1 % 40
Final 1 % 60
Report Submission % 0
Bütünleme % 0
Kanaat Notu % 0
Committee % 0
Yazma Ödev Dosyası % 0
Portfolio % 0
Take-Home Exam % 0
Logbook % 0
Discussion % 0
Participation % 0
total % 100
total % 100

Calculation of Workload and ECTS Credits

Activities Number of Activities Workload
Course Hours 14 42
Practice Exam
Special Course Internship (Work Placement)
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class
Article Critical
Article Writing
Module Group Study
Role Playing + Dramatizing
Out-of-Class Study (Pre-study, Reinforcement, Practice Review, etc.) 16 32
Homework (reading, writing, watching movies, etc.)
Project Preparation + Presentation
Report Preparation + Presentation
Presentation / Seminar Preparation + Presenting
Oral examination
Preparing for Midterm Exams 8 8
Preparing for the General Exam 8 8
GENERAL EXAM (Final) 1 1
Take-Home Exam
Total Workload 92
ECTS (30 saat = 1 AKTS ) 3