SİBU102


Course Title Course Code Program Level
INTRODUCTION TO POLITICAL SCIENCE II SİBU102 Political Science and International Relations B.A. / B.Sc.

Course Term
(Course Semester)
Teaching and Learning Methods
Credits
Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
02
(Spring)
42 5 73 120 3 5

Teaching Staff
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Compulsory
Prerequisites There are no pre-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives The aim of this class is to establish a debate environment on the basic theories and concepts of political science after a general revision of the topics elaborated in the course SİBU 101 in the first semester.
Course Content Fundamental notions of political science are studied and discussed. In this respect, historical and critical scrutinies of main analytical instruments used by contemporary political approaches are presented.
Learning Outcomes (LO) The students who attended the course and were successful at the end of semester will acquire the followings; 1)Ensure that students obtain the basic knowledge on crucial topics of political science such as civil society, bureaucracy, military and politics, nationalism 2)Comprehending the relations of the relevant concepts, definitions and the discipline itself.
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week Introduction: the course and its contents
2. Week The definition of Politics and its evaluations
3. Week The Debate on Concepts of Government, Legitimacy and Authority
4. Week State
5. Week Political Ideologies
6. Week Civil Society
7. Week Military and Politics
8. Week Bureaucracy
9. Week Religion and Politics
10. Week Nation State and Nationalism
11. Week Feminism
12. Week Global Politics
13. Week Green Politics
14. Week General Evaluation
Assessment
  Percentage(%)
Mid-term (%) 40
Quizes (%)
Homeworks/Term papers (%)
Practice (%)
Labs (%)
Projects/Field Work (%)
Seminars/Workshops (%)
Final (%) 60
Other (%)
Total(%) 100
Course Book (s) and/or References Münci Kapani; Politika Bilimine Giriş, A.Ü.H.F. Yayınları, No:431, Ankara, 1978. Gökhan Atılgan, Siyaset Bilimi: Kavramlar, İdeolojiler, Disiplinler Arası İlişkiler, Yordam Kitap, İstanbul, 2012.
Work Placement(s)
The Relationship between Program Qualifications (PQ) and Course Learning Outcomes (LO)

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LO1

5

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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High