KSU5329 Urban ManagementBahçeşehir UniversityDegree Programs URBAN SYSTEMS AND TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT (TURKISH, THESIS)General Information For StudentsDiploma SupplementErasmus Policy StatementNational Qualifications
Master TR-NQF-HE: Level 7 QF-EHEA: Second Cycle EQF-LLL: Level 7

Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Code Course Name Semester Theoretical Practical Credit ECTS
KSU5329 Urban Management Spring 3 0 3 12
This catalog is for information purposes. Course status is determined by the relevant department at the beginning of semester.

Basic information

Language of instruction: Turkish
Type of course: Departmental Elective
Course Level:
Mode of Delivery: Face to face
Course Coordinator : Dr. Öğr. Üyesi NİLGÜN CAMKESEN
Recommended Optional Program Components: None
Course Objectives: Learning of operations in urbans, principles of good management, enhancing of efficiency, researching of good and service types, pricing, quality management, importance of urban operations in terms of urbanites.

Learning Outcomes

The students who have succeeded in this course;
Learning the subjects in terms of urban planning, occupational health and safety. Learning of public economy discipline, production-pricing of public-semi public services, municipality service supply models, quality management systems, social welfare expenditures

Course Content

Goods and service generating for common local requirements, public and private sector components. Several services is done by public private partnerships. Understanding changing management of municipalities. New governance concept. Concepts of goods and service in public and private sector. Pincipals of municipality operations.

Weekly Detailed Course Contents

Week Subject Related Preparation
1) Concepts
2) Operations and functions, public operations
3) Classification of municipality services
4) Service supply models in local goverments
5) Strategical Planning In Service Operations
6) Local Governments and Quality Management
7) Operation Modes In Urbans
8) Operation Modes In Urbans
9) Operation Modes In Urbans
10) Operation Modes In Urbans
11) Urban Ateliers
12) Health facilities, social welfare expenditures, art-education-career courses
13) Museums and Archives
14) Mobese and Urban Safety


Course Notes / Textbooks: Kent Sohbetleri, 2008, ISBN 978-9944-936-16-3., Adem Esen, Okutan Yayınları, İstanbul
Mal, Mülkiyet ve Piyasa: Karşılaştırmalı Olarak, Adem Esen, İslam Kalkınma Bankası Yayını, Cidde, 2007

References: İşletmelerde Stratejik Planlama, Erol, Eren
İşletme Yöneticiliği, Koçel, Tamer
Kamu Ekonomisi ve Sivil toplum Kuruluşları Kamu Ekonomisi, Şahin, Mehmet, Akalın, Güneri

Evaluation System

Semester Requirements Number of Activities Level of Contribution
Attendance 10 % 0
Quizzes 4 % 10
Homework Assignments 5 % 20
Midterms 1 % 30
Final 1 % 40
Total % 100
Total % 100

ECTS / Workload Table

Activities Number of Activities Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours 10 6 60
Homework Assignments 5 20 100
Quizzes 4 10 40
Midterms 1 30 30
Final 1 40 40
Total Workload 270

Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes

No Effect 1 Lowest 2 Low 3 Average 4 High 5 Highest
Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1) Improving and enhancing information in expertise level on the concept of transportation licence level abilities in terms of transportation department and related departments. 4
2) Having detailed information about current technics, methods and their constraints in transportation engineering. 4
3) Estabilishing engineering problems, improving methods for solution, implementing new methods in solutions 4
4) Completing and implementing information with limited datas, integrating informations of different discipline datas
5) Estabilishing engineering problems, improving methods for solution, implementing new methods in solutions
6) New/origin idea and method implementing, improving new solutions in system, part and process designs.
7) Understanding process and results of studies, presenting the datas oral and written in related department on national and international scales, understanding a foreign language, having speaking, writing and reading level at least Europan Language Portfolio B2.
8) Understanding social and environmental phases of technological implementations. Listing ability of current technics, methods, effects, constraints and results of technological implementations.
9) Considering social-scientific-ethic values in collecting-understanding-implementing-presenting phases and all activities.
10) Having information detailed and deeply by implemented researching in technology, evaluating and implementing of information
11) Developing method for defined technological problems and implementing innovative methods in solutions.
12) Modelling and implementing of experimental investigations, solving of complex cases in this process