Bachelor TR-NQF-HE: Level 6 QF-EHEA: First Cycle EQF-LLL: Level 6

Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Code Course Name Semester Theoretical Practical Credit ECTS
LOG4004 Management of Maritime Organizations Fall 3 0 3 6
This catalog is for information purposes. Course status is determined by the relevant department at the beginning of semester.

Basic information

Language of instruction: English
Type of course: Non-Departmental Elective
Course Level: Bachelor’s Degree (First Cycle)
Mode of Delivery: Face to face
Course Coordinator : Dr. Öğr. Üyesi TUBA TORU DELİBAŞI
Recommended Optional Program Components: None
Course Objectives: To provide a broad overview of the role of government in policy formulation and the administration of maritime affairs. To define and examine “maritime administration” conceptually and in terms of governance and organizational structure using modern management methodologies and techniques, such as management by objectives (MBO), rational planning and new public management (NPM) in the maritime context. To provide an overview of the various international institutions involved in shipping and maritime affairs, including UN agencies and inter-governmental and non-governmental organizations and their interrelationships.

Learning Outcomes

The students who have succeeded in this course;
After attending this course students will be able to:
1. Understand the role of the government in policy formulation and the administration of maritime affairs,
2. Appreciate the concept of maritime management, organization and governance
3. Apply modern management methodologies including rational planning and new management models.
4. Analyze maritime safety and tasks of maritime.

Course Content

1. Maritime Economics
2. Maritime Management and Organization
3. Container Logistics

Weekly Detailed Course Contents

Week Subject Related Preparation
1) Maritime economics and finance
2) Maritime economics and finance
3) Maritime law
4) Maritime operations
5) Maritime management
6) Maritime technology
7) Maritime environmental issues
8) Marketing of marine services
9) Strategic planning for ports & shipping business
10) Strategic planning for ports & shipping business
11) Security studies, accident investigation & crisis management
12) Security studies, accident investigation & crisis management
13) Risk Management
14) Risk management


Course Notes / Textbooks: Hocanın ders notları
References: Lecture Notes

Evaluation System

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

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) To be able to critically interpret and discuss the theories, the concepts, the traditions, and the developments in the history of thought which are fundamental for the field of new media, journalism and communication.
2) To be able to attain written, oral and visual knowledge about technical equipment and software used in the process of news and the content production in new media, and to be able to acquire effective abilities to use them on a professional level.
3) To be able to get information about the institutional agents and generally about the sector operating in the field of new media, journalism and communication, and to be able to critically evaluate them.
4) To be able to comprehend the reactions of the readers, the listeners, the audiences and the users to the changing roles of media environments, and to be able to provide and circulate an original contents for them and to predict future trends.
5) To be able to apprehend the basic theories, the concepts and the thoughts related to neighbouring fields of new media and journalism in a critical manner.
6) To be able to grasp global and technological changes in the field of communication, and the relations due to with their effects on the local agents.
7) To be able to develop skills on gathering necessary data by using scientific methods, analyzing and circulating them in order to produce content.
8) To be able to develop acquired knowledge, skills and competence upon social aims by being legally and ethically responsible for a lifetime, and to be able to use them in order to provide social benefit.
9) To be able to operate collaborative projects with national/international colleagues in the field of new media, journalism and communication.
10) To be able to improve skills on creating works in various formats and which are qualified to be published on the prestigious national and international channels.