Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
2103001262011TRANSITION INTO UNIVERSITY LIFECompulsory122
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
This course aims to introduce students to the notion and understanding of university education, give them an outline of university regulations and policies, enlighten them about national and international opportunities, familiarize them with the administrative and service units of the university, and raise their attendance to various academic, cultural, art and sports events.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Arş. Gör. Dr. Sevgül Çilingir Cesur
Learning Outcomes
1Ability to benefit from the numerous service units (health services, cultural services, the library, the observatory, etc.) of the university
2Familiarization with the administrative units of the university
3Grasp of the university regulations and policies
4Encouragement to join students clubs/organizations at the university
5Comprehension of the notion of university
6Development of the habit of following as well as attending cultural and academic events
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Units within the university such as the library, the Department of Health, Cultural, and Sports Services, the observatory, and the museum of art history; student clubs as well as art and science clubs; both national and international educational opportunities at the university; student affairs regulations; academic and cultural events held in Izmir each month and field trips to museums and archaeological sites located in Izmir
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction: an outline of how the course is conductedGetting acquainted and overviewing the course content
2Notion and understanding of university education
3Presentment of events held in Izmir in March; presentation about sports clubs
4Presentation about art and science clubs
5Introduction of such university attractions as the museum and observatory
6Presentment of events held in Izmir in April
7Information on the Department of Health, Cultural, and Sports Services, and on types of financial aid
8Field trip to the Çeşme Museum
9Information on student affairs
10Information on international opportunities
11Presentment of events held in Izmir in May
12Field trip to the library and introduction of library facilities
13Field trip to a museum in Izmir
14Field trip to an archaeological site in Izmir
15Selection of students for the civil society initiatives
16Final: Overall AssessmentEvaluation of student portfolios
Recommended or Required Reading
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)
Question-Answer10220
Field Trip3824
Seminar236
Self Study5210
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)60
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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