Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
803004762015CONSUMING CULTURE AND MEDIAElective485
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Understanding to dynamics of consumerism and media.
Name of Lecturer(s)
PROF. DR. SELDA AKÇALI
Learning Outcomes
1Understanding to dynamics of consumerism.
2Understanding to dynamics of consumerism and media relationship.
3
4
5
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
The course is consist of consumerism theories.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction
2Theories of Consumer Society
3Theories of Consumer Society
4Consepts of Consumer Society
5Consepts of Consumer Society
6mıdterm
7mıdterm
8Consumer Culture and Advertising
9Consumer Culture and Journalism
10Consumer Culture and Journalism
11Consumer Culture and Popular Culture
12Consumer Culture and Popular Culture
13Documentary
14Documentary
15Fınal Exam
16Fınal Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Ritzer, G. (2014). Büyüsü bozulmuş dünyayı büyülemek.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14342
Discussion14342
Question-Answer14456
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)142
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PO
1
PO
2
PO
3
PO
4
PO
5
PO
6
LO12     
LO2 3  4 
LO3  4   
LO4   5  
LO5     5
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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