Abant İzzet Baysal University ECTS Information Catalog

Course Code Type of Course ECTS Semestre Year of Study Level of Course Unit Mode of Delivery Language of Instruction
105002302006 Compulsory 5.00 4 2 First Cycle Face-to-Face Turkish

Objectives of the Course

To give information related to population, location and economical properties of Turkey, to give information related to distribution of the economical sources of Turkey and to determine the future profile

Name of Lecturer(s)

Yard. Doç. Dr. Oğuz Kantürer

Prerequisites and co-requisities

None

Recommended Optional Programme Components

None

Course Contents

Distribution of the population, location, immigrations, religions and race on the world, agriculture geography, stockbreeding, forestry, minerals and energy sources, industry geography, the sources of food in the world, trade, and tourism.

Weekly Detailed Course Contents

  • 01 Introduction to Human Geography
  • 02 Population of the world population, demographic characteristics
  • 03 Factors playing a role in population change
  • 04 Population distribution
  • 05 Settlement, settlements, the factors affecting
  • 06 Settlement types
  • 07 Mid-term exam
  • 08 Agriculture Types
  • 09 Main agricultural products
  • 10 Animal husbandry, fisheries, forestry
  • 11 Industry, transportation
  • 12 Tourism
  • 13 Tourism
  • 14 Final exam
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Recommended or Required Reading

Atalay, İ. (2001). Genel Beşeri ve Ekonomik Coğrafya. İzmir

Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Assessment Methods and Criteria

Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityMean Percentage
Midterm Examination1100
Individual Study for Mid term Examination10
Individual Study for Final Examination10
TOTAL100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityMean Percentage
Final Examination1100
TOTAL100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
TOTAL100

Work Placement(s)

None

Workload Calculation

 ActivitiesCountDuration (hrs)Total Workload
1Midterm Examination111
2Final Examination111
3Individual Study for Mid term Examination16060
4Individual Study for Final Examination18080
Total Workload142 Hours

Learning Outcomes & Contribution to Program Outcomes

Learning OutcomesProgram Outcomes
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learn the basic concepts related to human and economic geography.             
comprehend the properties related to population, location and economic geography of Turkey.             
evaluate the relation between economic sources and population in Turkey.             
learn the effect of human factors on economy             

1 Very Low
2 Low
3 Medium
4High
5 Very High