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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
MUF625 Mergers and Acquisitions 927001 1 1 7
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Explaining the basic concepts of mergers and acquisitions, Process of mergers and acquisitions, Methods of sale, Types of payment, and other strategic approaches in processes.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
  1. To be able to learn the basic concepts of mergers and acquisitions
  2. To be able to understand the purchasing processes
  3. To be able to have information about legal issues
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Şirket Birleşmeleri (Satın Almalar ve Yeniden Yapılanma), Cevat Sarıkarmış, Avcıol Yayınları, İstanbul.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Concepts of mergers and acquisitions, Evaluation of mergers and acquisitions aims, Types of payment in acquisitions, Mergers and acquisitions strategies, Using leverage in acquisitions, Impacts of acquisitions on bond value, Major legal issues, Defense measures against hostile acquisitios.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Mergers and Acquisitions Concepts
2.Mergers and Acquisitions Concepts
3.Evaluation of Merger and Acquisition Objectives
4.Evaluation of Merger and Acquisition Objectives
5.Payment Forms
6.Payment Forms
7.Purchasing Strategies
8.Purchasing Strategies
9.Midterm Exam
10.Using of Leverage in Purchasing
11.Using of Leverage in Purchasing
12.The Effects of Purchasing on the Bonds Value
13.The Effects of Purchasing on the Bonds Value
14.Main Legal Issues
15.Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination1100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination133
Attending Lectures14342
Problem Solving339
Individual Study for Mid term Examination51050
Individual Study for Final Examination81080