Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
703003062014INDUSTRIAL GEOGRAPHY OF TURKEYCompulsory363
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
This course is extension of industrial geography which is given in first semester. After the first semester in which the general subject is given it is focused on industrialization of Turkey. In this context, Turkey’s industrialization policy, development, structure and problems of industrialization in Turkey is analyzing.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Mustafa MUTLUER
Learning Outcomes
1To comprehend the industrial policy of Turkey
2To comprehend and analyze the difference of distribution of Turkish industry
3To comprehend and analyze the structure of Turkish industry and its place in new global economic world order.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Turkish industry within world industry; Importance of industry within Turkish economy; Industrialization policy in Turkey; Spatial distribution of industry in Turkey; Industrial sub-sectors; New industrial centers (Anatolian Tigers); Industrialization problems of Turkey
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1OrientationVerbal
2Turkish industry within world industryVerbal
3Importance of industry within Turkish economy IVerbal
4Importance of industry within Turkish economy IIVerbal
5Industrialization policies in Turkey IVerbal
6Industrialization policies in Turkey IIVerbal
7Alteration of Turkish industry within last two decadesVerbal
8Spatial distribution of industry in Turkey IVerbal
9Spatial distribution of industry in Turkey IIVerbal
10Industrial sub-sectorsVerbal
11Land use of industry in TurkeyVerbal
12Mid-term examExam
13New industrial centers in Turkey Verbal
14Industrialization problems of TurkeyVerbal
15Evaluation and discussionVerbal
16Final examExam
Recommended or Required Reading
ERAYDIN, Ayda, Post Fordizm ve Değişen Mekansal Öncelikler, ODTÜ Yay., Ankara, 1992. BAZIN, Marcel/TAPIA, Stephane de, “L’industrialisation de la Turquie: processus de développement et dynamiques spatiales”, Mediterranee, No: 3.4, France, 1997. DİE, “Yeni yerel sanayi odakları araştırma projesi”, DİE Haber Bülteni, Ankara, 1997. IŞIK, Şevket, “Türkiye’de sanayi faaliyetlerinin dağılışında meydana gelen değişmeler”, Ege Coğrafya Dergisi, Sayı: 11, İzmir, 2000, S.111-130. MUTLUER, Mustafa, Gelişimi, Yapısı ve Sorunlarıyla Denizli Sanayii, Denizli Sanayi Odası Yayınları, İzmir, 1995. MUTLUER, Mustafa, “Investissement des émigrés turcs à Denizli”, Revue Europeenne des Migrations Internationales, Volume: 13, No:2, Poitiers (France), 1997, s. 179-195.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
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 Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14228
Project Preparation21224
Self Study14114
Individual Study for Mid term Examination155
Individual Study for Final Examination155
Reading14114
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)92
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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LO15533   3 34  
LO25334   5 55  
LO35355   5 55  
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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