Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
707001402019TRANSITION TO UNIVERSITY LIFECompulsory122
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Developing the feeling and awareness of being a member of Ege University, by grasping them with regular obligatory cultural, artistic and sporting activities, that help the students perceive the “university” concept and ease their adaptation to “university life”.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Sonia Amado / Doç.Dr. Mehmet Koyuncu
Learning Outcomes
1To understand the concept of university
2To perceive the awareness of being a member of Ege University.
3The ability to recognize the administrative units of the university.
4To develop communication skills and sociability by participation in activities.
5The ability to use various service units of the university such as the library, health, cultural place.
6To develop a sense of aesthetics and creativity
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
The units of the university such as library, health center, sports, observatory, art and history museums, student clubs, art and science clubs, the national and international education opportunities at the university, the directions of the student affairs, the scientific and cultural activities organized on a monthly basis in İzmir, visiting a museum and an archeological site in İzmir.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction to the course Instruction
2General information about university concept and philosophy Presentation
3Presentation of Sports Clubs Presentation
4Art and Science Clubs Presentation
5Presentation of the centers in the university such as museums and observatories Presentation
6Presentation of Psychology Club Presentation
7Giving information about health services, medico, scholarships Presentation
8Supervision Presentation
9Giving information about Student Affairs Presentation
10Giving information about international opportunities Presentation
11Presentation of May activities in İzmir Presentation
12Library and museum visit Presentation
13Library and museum visit Travel, visit
14Organizing travels to an archaeological site Travel, visit
15Preparation for social responsibility projects course Presentation
Recommended or Required Reading
Lecture notes are supplied by the lecturer.
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
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination144
Attending Lectures21530
Individual Study for Final Examination21326
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)60
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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LO233             
LO3 3             
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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