Description of Individual Course Units
 Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course Unit Year of Study Semester Number of ECTS Credits 190400105101 ECONOMETRIC ANALYSIS-I Compulsory 3 5 8
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
This course provides an introduction to the theory and application econometrics. This course is designed to provide an overview of the fundamentals of econometrics
Name of Lecturer(s)
Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Ayaz Yusuf Altın
Learning Outcomes
 1 To know how to use the tools to test economic theories 2 To understand how to quantify economic relationships 3 To employ the econometric tools necessary to solve economic problems 4 To interpret the results that are obtained through econometric analysis 5 To pursue an independent econometric research project from start to finish
Mode of Delivery
Daytime Class
Prerequisites and co-requisities
none
Recommended Optional Programme Components
none
Course Contents
OLS Regression Theory & Technique 2. Multiple Regression Theory & Technique 3. Alternative Model Specifications 4. Dummy Variables 5. Violations of Assumptions: Specification Errors, Multicollinearity, Heteroskedasticity, Autocorrelation Normality, Error correction methods
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
 Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory 1 Concepts and Modeling in Econometrics none none 2 Classical Normal Linear Regression Model none none 3 Basic Regression Analysis: The Problem of Estimation and Inference Excel Application none 4 Obtain and interpret R^2, F and t statistics. Excel Application none 5 Solving a Problem An Application of Excel none 6 The Introduction of Multiple Regression Analysis: The Problem of Estimation and Inference Introduction to Eviews Software none 7 Obtain and interpret R^2, F and t statistics in Multiple Regression Analysis Application in Eviews Software none 8 Solving a Problem An Application of Eviews Software none 9 Midterm An Application of Excel none 10 Assumptions of OLS Method none none 11 The Ways o Determining the Violations of Assumptions An Application of Eviews Software none 12 Autocorrelation and Multicolinearity, Testing Methods, The Ways of Error Correction An Application of Eviews Software none 13 Heteroskedasticity and Normality, Testing Methods, The Ways of Error Correction An Application of Eviews Software none 14 Solving a Problem An Application of Eviews Software none 15 Final none none
“Basic Econometrics” Damodar Gujarati, McGraw Hill 2003 Introductory Econometrics: A Modern Approach 5th edition by Jeffrey M. Wooldridge, South-Western College Publishers (2012)
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
 Term (or Year) Learning Activities Quantity Weight Midterm Examination 1 100 SUM 100 End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities Quantity Weight Final Examination 1 100 SUM 100 Term (or Year) Learning Activities 40 End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities 60 SUM 100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
none