Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
708003132016SOCIAL PROBLEMS IN TURKEYElective354
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
In this course students, it aims to provide what are the social problems and learning in terms of sociological studying how necessary as well as informing them about the issues as ideas on possible solutions in the well to be the owner and the information possible these problems in terms of social problems experienced in Turkey.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç.Dr. Ahmet Talimciler
Learning Outcomes
1To be able to explain the social problem and its relation with sociology
2To be able to examine social problems with sociological theories
3 To identify social problems that are being experienced in Turkey
4 To know the future of social problems
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
What are the social problems? -what is the relationship between sociology and social problem -the individual and social problems-some basic concepts related to social problems: sling behavior, value conflict, social dissolution, institutional crises - what are the sociological theoretical approaches to social problems? The future of social problems and social problems in Turkey
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1 Social problem concept
2The relationship between social problem and sociology
3 Approaches of sociological theories on social problems; functionalism, confrontational approach and interactive approach
4some basic concepts of social problems: slingshot behavior, value conflict, social dissolution, institutional crises
5The future of social problems
6The future of social problems and sociology
7Social problems in Turkey
8Midterm Exam
9Violence in different aspects of social life
10Family and social problems-
11Education and social problems
12Urban social problems
13Poverty and social problems
14Alcohol and drug addiction
15Crime and social problems
16Final Exam
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)
Project Preparation100
Project Presentation100
Self Study1400
Individual Study for Final Examination100
Reading1400
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)0
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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LO1 4245 3355545
LO2 3 33  344455
LO3 5 43  344555
LO4 4 43   44555
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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