Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
708003142016SOCIOLOGY OF RELIGIOUS GROUPSElective364
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course, to teach concept of religious minorities in societies and, modern – post modern religious groups
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Hale Okçay
Learning Outcomes
1To be able to learn the concepts of religious groups and religious minorities
2To be able to grab actuel religious problems in the World and in Turkey
3. To be able to analize of different between post modern religions and the clasical religions
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Concept of groups, religious groups, religious minorities, new age movement, Different religious groups in the world and Turkey.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Inroduction: Groups : its kinds and examples
2What is religious groups…
3What is minority, religious minorities.
4Continue.
5Modern world religious ( N. A. M.)
6Continue.
7Continue.
8Mid Term Exam
9Actuel religious groups in Turkey: Inro
10The Muslim groups
11The non Muslim groups..
12Continue
13Post mudernist religions and its sociological structures.
14Continue.
15General discussion.
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Lecture notes are supplied by the lecturer
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
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 Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14228
Report Preparation12020
Report Presentation155
Self Study11010
Individual Study for Mid term Examination21530
Individual Study for Final Examination21530
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)127
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PO
1
PO
2
PO
3
PO
4
PO
5
PO
6
PO
7
PO
8
PO
9
PO
10
PO
11
PO
12
PO
13
LO1             
LO2             
LO3             
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
Ege University, Bornova - İzmir / TURKEY • Phone: +90 232 311 10 10 • e-mail: intrec@mail.ege.edu.tr