Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
803002982016SOCIOLOGY OF NEWSCompulsory244
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To make critical news readings, To reach the results about social responsiblaty of journalism practices To learn news production practices in ideal way. To focus on the theoretical and practical aspects of the news.
Name of Lecturer(s)
PROF. DR. SELDA AKÇALI
Learning Outcomes
1Haber metinlerine ve gazetecilik pratiklerine eleştirel bakabilmek
2Medya teorilerini haber üzerinden kavramak
3İdeal gazetecilik yapmanın alt yapısını edinmek
4
5
6Critical thinking on news production
7Main stream media theories
8Critical media theories
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
The course consists of basic theoretical and conceptual discussions of news sociology.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction
2Liberal Media Theories
3Liberal Media Theories
4Critical Media Theories
5Critical Media Theories
6Midterm
7Midterm
8Cycle of Information within Sogiology of Bourdieu
9Cycle of Information within Sogiology of Bourdieu
10Case Studies
11Case Studies
12Case Studies
13Case Studies
14Case Studies
15FINAL
16FINAL
Recommended or Required Reading
Bourdieu, P. (1997). Televizyon üzerine. Yapı Kredi. Dursun, Çiler, (2004), Haber, Hakikat ve İktidar İlişkisi (derl.)Elips,Ankara A. İnal, (1996). Haberi Okumak. İstanbul: Temuçin Yayınları.
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 Examination111
Final Examination111
Makeup Examination14342
Discussion8216
Question-Answer177
Self Study11313
Reading10440
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)120
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PO
1
PO
2
PO
3
PO
4
PO
5
PO
6
LO13     
LO2   5  
LO3 34   
LO4    5 
LO5     4
LO6      
LO7      
LO8      
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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