Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
803004792014SURVEILLANCE SOCIETY AND MEDIAElective475
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To get a theoretical perspective on surveillance practices that settled increasingly in daily life; to develop inquiry on new surveillance , media and new power forms.
Name of Lecturer(s)
YRD. DOÇ.DR YURDAGÜL ARAR
Learning Outcomes
1To learn surveillance theories.
2To learn operations of surveillance on daily practices.
3To analyze control and power mechanisms that operated by surveillance.
4To analyze surveillance that appeared through new media technologies.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Conceptual frame on Surveillance and Surveillance Society, Theoretical frame on Surveillance and Surveillance Society, Surveillance, Control and Power in Modern Society Modern, Panopticon, Control and Power, Surveillance, Control and Power of Foucault’s Perspective, Orwell, Surveillance and Power, State and Surveillance: Tagging and Electronic Tagging, Security and Surveillance, Surveillance in Postmodern Society, Liquid Surveillance, Lyon ve Bauman, Becoming everyday of Surveillance and Privacy, Surveillance Through New Communication Technologies, Surveillance Practices in New Media, Consumption, Social Classification and Surveillance, Surveillance and Ethic
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Conceptual frame on Surveillance and Surveillance Society
2Theoretical frame on Surveillance and Surveillance Society
3Surveillance, Control and Power in Modern Society Modern
4Panopticon, Control and Power
5Surveillance, Control and Power of Foucault’s Perspective
6Orwell, Surveillance and Power
7State and Surveillance: Tagging and Electronic Tagging
8Midterm exam
9Security and Surveillance
10Surveillance in Postmodern Society, Liquid Surveillance, Lyon ve Bauman
11Becoming everyday of Surveillance and Privacy
12Surveillance Through New Communication Technologies
13Surveillance Practices in New Media
14Consumption, Social Classification and Surveillance
15Surveillance and Ethic
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
1. Lyon, D. (1997). Elektronik Göz. Çev. D. Hattatoğlu. İstanbul: Sarmal Yayınevi 2. Lyon, D. (2006). Gözetlenen Toplum. Çev. G. Soykan. İstanbul: Kalkedon Yayıncılık 3. Lyon, D. (2013). Gözetim Çalışmaları. Çev. A. Toprak. İstanbul: Kalkedon Yayıncılık 4. Orwell, G. (2008). Bin Dokuzyüz Seksen Dört. Çev. N. Akgören. İstanbul: Can Yayınları 5. Postman, N. (2006). Teknopoli: Yeni Dünya Düzeni. Çev. M.E. Yılmaz. İstanbul: Paradigma Yayıncılık 6. Foucault, M. (2001). Hapishanenin Doğuşu. Çev. M. A. Kılıçbay. İstanbul: İmge Kitabevi 7. Foucault. M. (2012). İktidarın Gözü. Çev. I. Ergüden. İstanbul: Ayrıntı Yayınları 8. Foucault. M. (2011). Büyük Kapatılma. Çev. F. Keskin, I. Ergüden. İstanbul: Ayrıntı Yayınları 9. Lyon, D. Ve Bauman, Z. (2013). Akışkan Gözetim. Çev. E. Yılmaz. İstanbul: Ayrıntı Yay.
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
Attending Lectures14342
Discussion14228
Self Study14228
Reading10550
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)150
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PO
1
PO
2
PO
3
PO
4
PO
5
PO
6
LO1155112
LO2155112
LO3155112
LO4155112
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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