Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9203018282005Local PressElective126
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The Lecture aims to provide a brief information about the concept of “local media” and to understand the profile of local media in Turkey by comparasion with other developed countries.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Ferlal Örs
Learning Outcomes
1To have technical, administrative and legal knowledge in order to do journalism in the local press
2To have professional and ethical responsibility
3To use Information technology on mass media
4To reach sources of information and use them.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
-Local Media -Local Media in Developed Countries -Local Media in Turkey
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Definition of the local press, the application field properties
2The status local newspapers, magazines, radio and television in Turkey
3Development of the local press
4Reflection of the ownership structure of the local press and publication
5Technical structure of the local press
6Local media staff, level of education, communication training and publication of these effects
7Term examination
8The relations of Basın İlan in the local press and the minimum condition
9The news sources of Local Press
10Relationship with the local Press-Politics
11Local press, problems and solutions
12Legal questions facing the Local Press
13To strengthen the local press, local sources
14Public resources to support local media
15General evaluation
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Ali Murat VURAL, Yerel Basın ve Kamuoyu, Açık Öğretim Fak.Yayınları No:607 ESKİŞEHİR-1999 Atilla GİRGİN, Türkiye’deki Yerel Basının Gelişmesi, TGC Yayınları Ders Kitapları A.Ş.İstanbul 1997 İsa KAYACAN , Basınımız Anadolu Cephesi, Ece Yayınları Ankara,1996 Orhan KOLOĞLU, Kemalist Anadolu Basını, Çağdaş Gazeteciler Derneği Yayını.Kozan Ofset Matbaası Ankara,1995
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Discussion14570
Question-Answer14570
Performance14228
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)172
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PO
1
PO
2
PO
3
PO
4
PO
5
PO
6
PO
7
PO
8
PO
9
LO1  5   5  
LO255       
LO3     55  
LO4      555
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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