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Faculty of Letters - Sociology -



General Description
History
Department of Sociology at Faculty of Letters, Ege University was founded as a department of Behavioral Sciences in 1976. The department has restructured as current situation. It’s one of the oldest Turkey with 4 major field of study and 15 lecturers. The department has been accepting postgraduate students at 3 major fields of study since 1972. The aims of department are providing ground for researches; developing strategies for creating research groups in education and researches; creating ground for national and international colorations; improve the quality of sociological education in Turkey; cooperating with public/institution on different levels
Qualification Awarded
The Bachelor's Degree in Sociology ( first cycle in Sociology ) is awarded to the graduates who have successfully completed all courses in the curriculum
Level of Qualification
First Cycle
Specific Admission Requirements
The general requirements explained in “General Admission Requirements” of Information on the Institution part are applied for admission of students.
Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)
The rules and regulations for recognition of formal prior learning are well defined. Transfer can be made among the institutions of which equivalency is recognized by Higher Education Council. Also successful vocational school graduates to continue their educaiton to obtain Bachelor’s degrees if they are successful in the selection and the placement examination (DGS, i.e. vertical transfer examination) are admitted. The courses to be taken by these students are determined by the relevant department, on the basis of courses they have completed in the programs from which they have graduated. Recognition of prior non-formal and in-formal learning is at the beginning stage in Turkish Higher Education Institutions. Ege University and hence of the Department is not an exception to this. However, exams of exemption are organised at the start of each year at the University for the courses of English Language and Computer Skills. The students who have completed the proficiencies for these courses on his/her own or through other means, and believe that they have achieved the learning outcomes specified are given the right to take the exemption exam. The students who achieve a passing grade from these exams are held exempt from the related course in the curriculum.
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
Students must obtain a grade point average of at least 2.00 out of 4.00 and successfully pass all courses on the programme (equivalent to a total of 240 ECTS).
Profile of The Programme
Informing undergraduate students about development of fundemental sociological theories, contemporary approaches and findings; improving skills of undergraduates to make social scientefic researches and applications; systematic data collection on social structure and the problems of Turkey and particularly The Aegean reagion, developing capacity of undergraduates in order to make them enabled to continue to graduate programs, trainin gradute studends both in theorical and applied sociology; training future teaching staff for the academy and training future researchers and specialists for the puclic and private sectors are the main purposesses of the department
Occupational Profiles of Graduates With Examples
By getting the sufficient grades in KPSS, the grads can be employed in a variety of state institutions. By getting educational science formation, they can be employed as Phil-Psy-Soc teachers both in private and public schools.
Access to Further Studies
The graduates holding Bachelor’s Degree are eligible to apply to Master’s Degree programmes at national level and /or international level both in the same and in related disciplines.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Measurement and assessment for each course are identified in the part "Course Teaching Plan", in a detailed way.
Graduation Requirements
Graduation requirements are explained in the section “Qualification Requirements and Regulations” .
Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )
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Address, Programme Director or Equivalent
Prof.Dr. Aylin Nazlı, Ege University, Faculty of Letters, Department of Sociology, 35100 Bornova Izmir, Turkey
Facilities
2 professors, 3 associate professors, 5 assistant professors,1 instructor and 2 research assistants are affiliated in the department. Although overwhelmingly theoretical education is provided, students can find opportunities in gain experience through study in resaearch projects of the staff. Meanwhile, students can do internship in private or public institutions, depending on their wills. They can complete a part of their education in any European university through LLP/Erasmus Programme.

Key Learning Outcomes
1To have the ability to master computer and statistical knowledge and skills necessary to be able to do a sociological research
2To be able to follow the developments in the field of Sociology
3To be able to adopt the attitude of life-long learning.
4To be able to show the ability to use skills of communication and take initiative as a sociologist in the field.
5To be able to comprehend the structure and functioning of the basic social institutions/sectors and identify the problems in these areas.
6To have enough training of Philosophy-Psychology-Logic to be able to work as a teacher of Philosophy
7To be able to practice knowledge and skills during intra and interdisciplinary group work activities.
8To be able to have awareness of professional ethics
9To be able to evaluate the contributions of analyzing and interpreting social issues in the global and local environment as a sociologist
10To be able to have the responsibilities and skills to follow social issues at global and local level.
11To be able to collect data about any social problem, analyze the data and interpret them.
12To be able to analyze a social issue on the basis of a determined goal, and to analyze and design it in accordance with the selected theoretical framework and research methods.
13To be able to identify, model and analyze social cases and issues by having the knowledge of the basic concepts and theories of Sociology

Key Programme Learning Outcomes - NQF for HE in Turkey
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KNOWLEDGE1
SKILLS1
2
COMPETENCES (Competence to Work Independently and Take Responsibility)1
2
3
COMPETENCES (Learning Competence)1
2
3
COMPETENCES (Communication and Social Competence)1
2
3
4
5
COMPETENCES (Field Specific Competence)1
2

Course Structure Diagram with Credits
T : Theoretical P: Practice L : Laboratory
1. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 708001112016 COMPUTER Compulsory 3 0 0 3
2 708001152016 FOREIGN LANGUAGE I Compulsory 4 0 0 4
3 708001472018 GENERAL LOGIC Compulsory 4 0 0 6
4 708001092016 GENERAL PHILOSOPHY-I Compulsory 3 0 0 4
5 708001052016 GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY-I Compulsory 3 0 0 4
6 708001492018 INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY-I Compulsory 3 0 0 5
7 708001022016 PRINCIPLES OF ATATURK AND RECENT TURKISH HISTORY I Compulsory 2 0 0 2
8 708001012016 TURKISH LANGUAGE I Compulsory 2 0 0 2
Total 24 0 0 30
 
2. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 EDESOSSÇMDERS-1 ELECTIVE 1 Elective - - - 2
2 708001122016 FOREIGN LANGUAGE II Compulsory 4 0 0 4
3 708001102016 GENERAL PHILOSOPHY-II Compulsory 3 0 0 4
4 708001062016 GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY-II Compulsory 3 0 0 4
5 708001142016 INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL SCIENCES Compulsory 3 0 0 3
6 708001642018 INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY-II Compulsory 3 0 0 3
7 708000942016 PRINCIPLES OF ATATURK AND RECENT TURKISH HISTORY II Compulsory 2 0 0 2
8 708001582018 SYMBOLIC LOGIC Compulsory 4 0 0 6
9 708000922016 TURKISH LANGUAGE II Compulsory 2 0 0 2
Total 26 0 0 30
 
3. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 708002052016 DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY-I Compulsory 2 0 0 4
2 EDEFAKORTAKHAVUZ1 FACULTY ELECTIVE I Elective - - - 2
3 708002152016 GENERAL ECONOMY Compulsory 2 0 0 3
4 708002012016 HISTORY OF SOCIOLOGY-I Compulsory 2 0 0 4
5 708002092016 RESEARCH TECHNIQUES-I Compulsory 2 0 0 4
6 708002792018 SOCIAL MEDIA Compulsory 2 0 0 3
7 708002032016 SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY-I Compulsory 3 0 0 4
8 708002132016 SOCIOLOGY OF FAMILY Compulsory 2 0 0 3
9 708002112016 STATISTICS Compulsory 2 0 0 3
Total 19 0 0 30
 
4. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 708002142016 ANTROPOLOGY Compulsory 2 0 0 4
2 708002122016 APPLIED STATISTICS Compulsory 2 0 0 3
3 708002062016 DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY-II Compulsory 2 0 0 3
4 EDEFAKORTAKHAVUZ2 FACULTY ELECTIVE II Elective - - - 2
5 708002762018 HISTORY OF POLİTICAL THOUGHTS IN TURKEY Compulsory 2 0 0 3
6 708002022016 HISTORY OF SOCIOLOGY-II Compulsory 2 0 0 4
7 708002102016 RESEARCH TECHNIQUES-II Compulsory 2 0 0 4
8 708002042016 SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY-II Compulsory 3 0 0 3
9 708002162016 URBAN SOCIOLOGY Compulsory 2 0 0 4
Total 19 0 0 30
 
5. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 EDESOSSÇMDERS-2 ELECTIVE II Elective - - - 4
2 708003772019 GENERAL HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY-I Compulsory 3 0 0 4
3 708003032016 METHODS IN SOCIOLOGY-I Compulsory 2 0 0 5
4 708003072016 SOCIOLOGY OF COMMUNICATION Compulsory 3 0 0 4
5 708003112016 SOCIOLOGY OF MODERNITY Compulsory 3 0 0 4
6 708003052016 SOCIOLOGY OF RELIGION Compulsory 2 0 0 4
7 708003012016 SOCIOLOGY OF TIME AND SPACE Compulsory 2 0 0 5
Total 17 0 0 30
 
6. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 708003082016 DEMOGRAPHY Compulsory 2 0 0 4
2 EDESOSSÇMDERS-3 ELECTIVE III Elective - - - 4
3 708003782019 ISLAMIC PHILOSOPHY Compulsory 3 0 0 4
4 708003022016 METHODS IN SOCIOLOGY-II Compulsory 2 0 0 5
5 708003042016 POLITICAL SOCIOLOGY Compulsory 3 0 0 4
6 708003122016 SOCIOLOGY OF GLOBALIZATION Compulsory 2 0 0 4
7 708003102016 SOCIOLOGY OF INDUSTRY Compulsory 3 0 0 5
Total 17 0 0 30
 
7. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 708004032016 CONTEMPORARY SOCIAL THEORIES-I Compulsory 2 0 0 5
2 EDESOSSÇMDERS-4 ELECTIVE III Elective - - - 9
3 708004652019 ETHICS-I Compulsory 2 0 0 4
4 708004092016 SOCIAL CHANGE Compulsory 2 0 0 4
5 708004072016 SOCIAL STRUCTURE OF TURKEY I Compulsory 2 0 0 4
6 708004052016 TURKISH SOCIOLOGISTS Compulsory 2 0 0 4
Total 12 0 0 30
 
8. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 708004022016 CONTEMPORARY SOCIAL THEORIES-II Compulsory 2 0 0 5
2 EDESOSSÇMDERS-5 ELECTIVE IV Elective - - - 9
3 708004682019 ETHICS-II Compulsory 2 0 0 5
4 708004082016 MEDICAL SOCIOLOGY Compulsory 2 0 0 6
5 708004042016 SOCIAL STRUCTURE OF TURKEY II Compulsory 2 0 0 5
Total 10 0 0 30
 
ELECTIVE 1
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 708001602018 COMMUNITY SERVICE ACTIVITIES Elective 2 0 0 2
2 708001622018 TRANSITION INTO UNIVERSITY LIFE Elective 2 0 0 3
FACULTY ELECTIVE I
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 701002532012 POETRY IN MODERN TURKISH LITERATURE Elective 2 0 0 2
2 702002552012 HISTORY OF ANCIENT CIVILIZATIONS Elective 2 0 0 2
3 702002592019 19.YÜZYIL DÜNYA TARİHİ Elective 2 0 0 2
4 703002372007 INTRODUCTION TO ECONOMY Elective 2 0 0 2
5 705002772012 MYTHOLOGY AND CULTURE Elective 2 0 0 2
6 705002812019 KARŞILAŞTIRMALI EDEBİYAT Elective 2 0 0 2
7 705007872019 WESTERN LITERATURE AND PHILOSOPHY Elective 2 0 0 2
8 706002752012 INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY Elective 2 0 0 2
9 707002432012 BASIC PSYCHOLOGY Elective 2 0 0 2
10 707002452012 INTRODUCTION TO EVOLUTIONARY PSYCHOLOGY Elective 2 0 0 2
11 708002452007 GENERAL SOCIOLOGY Elective 2 0 0 2
12 710002532012 HISTORY OF WORLD LITERATURE Elective 2 0 0 2
13 710002632014 SIGN LANGUAGE Elective 2 0 0 2
14 712002552014 ART HISTORY Elective 2 0 0 2
15 713002232007 MYTHOLOGY Elective 2 0 0 2
16 714002232019 YAKINDOĞU ARKEOLOJİSİ Elective 2 0 0 2
17 721002512016 INTRODUCTION TRANSLATION (ENGLISH) Elective 2 0 0 2
18 FSM404 ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INTRODUCTION TO INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS Elective 2 0 0 2
19 INV401 INNOVATION, TECHNOLOGY AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP Elective 2 0 0 2
FACULTY ELECTIVE II
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 0700001012019 AKADEMİK TÜRKÇE Elective 2 0 0 2
2 701002542012 NOVEL AND STROY IN MODERN TURKISH LITERATURE Elective 2 0 0 2
3 702002562012 HISTORY OF THE MODERN AND CONTENPORARY AGE CIVILIZATIONS Elective 2 0 0 2
4 702002602019 20.YÜZYIL DÜNYA TARİHİ Elective 2 0 0 2
5 703002362007 CULTURAL GEOGRAPHY Elective 2 0 0 2
6 705002782012 MYTHOLOGY AND LITERATURE Elective 2 0 0 2
7 705007852019 LITERATURE AND MODERNITY Elective 2 0 0 2
8 705007872019 WESTERN LITERATURE AND PHILOSOPHY Elective 2 0 0 2
9 706002762012 PROBLEMS OF PHILOSOPY Elective 2 0 0 2
10 707002482012 HUMAN DEVELOPMENT Elective 2 0 0 2
11 707002562016 SOCIAL GENDER Elective 2 0 0 2
12 708002422007 MODERN SOCIOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVES Elective 2 0 0 2
13 710002522012 CULTURAL STUDIES Elective 2 0 0 2
14 710002622014 SIGN LANGUAGE Elective 2 0 0 2
15 712002542012 ART HISTORY Elective 2 0 0 2
16 713002402012 ARCHAEOLOGY OF ANATOLIA Elective 2 0 0 2
17 715001392019 ANADOLU PREHİSTORYASI Elective 3 0 0 2
18 721002482016 INTRODUCTION TRANSLATION II (ENGLISH) Elective 2 0 0 2
19 GIP402 ENTREPRENEURSHİP AND PREPARATİON OF BUSİNESS PLAN Elective 2 0 0 2
20 INT404 COMMERCIALIZATION OF INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP Elective 2 0 0 2
ELECTIVE II
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 708003132016 SOCIAL PROBLEMS IN TURKEY Elective 2 0 0 4
2 708003152019 WOMEN STUDIES Elective 2 0 0 4
3 708003172016 SOCIOLOGY OF ENVIRONMENT Elective 2 0 0 4
4 708003192016 SOCIOLOGY OF MIGRATION Elective 2 0 0 4
ELECTIVE III
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 708003142016 SOCIOLOGY OF RELIGIOUS GROUPS Elective 2 0 0 4
2 708003162016 SOCIOLOGY OF SPORTS Elective 2 0 0 4
3 708003182016 RURAL SOCIOLOGY Elective 2 0 0 4
4 708003202016 SOCIAL WORK Elective 2 0 0 4
ELECTIVE III
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 708004112016 SOCIOLOGY OF LAW AND CRIME Elective 2 0 0 3
2 708004132016 SOCIOLOGY OF KNOWLEDGE I Elective 2 0 0 3
3 708004152016 GRADUATION THESIS I (ANNUAL) Elective 4 0 0 6
4 708004172016 SOCIOLOGY OF ART Elective 2 0 0 3
5 708004612018 IRTERNSHIP Elective 2 0 0 3
6 708004672019 SEMINAR I Elective 2 0 0 0
7 708004692019 GENDER AND MEDIA Elective 2 0 0 0
ELECTIVE IV
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
1 708004102016 GRADUATION THESIS II(ANNUAL) Elective 4 0 0 6
2 708004122016 SOCIOLOGY OF KNOWLEDGE II Elective 2 0 0 3
3 708004162016 SOCIOLOGY OF WORK AND MANAGEMENT Elective 2 0 0 3
4 708004222016 SOCIAL STRATIFICATION Elective 2 0 0 3
5 708004702019 SEMINAR II Elective 2 0 0 0
 
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