SIBU203


Course Title Course Code Program Level
INTERNATIONAL POLITICS SIBU203 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
03
(Fall)
42 84 126 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 In this course idealist, realist, liberal and critical perspectives and their diverse opinions on basic concepts in international relations literature will be elaborated as an introduction to international politics. The hegemony and power, struggle and comprimise in international relations and the inequalities and differences on state and global level in the age of globalisation will be examined.
Course Content Scrutiny of international relations with respect to specificities of international politics by means of diverse theoretical approaches.
Learning Outcomes (LO) 1- Using the basic concepts of political science 2- Improving critical thinking skills 3- Improving the basic knowledge on modern history 4- Improving the capacity to compare political ideologies 5- Improving a debate culture for social sciences
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week Introduction
2. Week Understanding International Relations (Bal, Sütçü and Silinir, “Uluslararası Siyasetin Aktörleri,” pp. 21-54.)
3. Week Alternatives of Power Politics (Uzer, “Uluslararası İlişkiler Teorileri,” pp. 55-76.) (Karadeli, “Uluslararası Sistem: Tanımlar, Teoriler, Kurallar,” pp. 107-28.)
4. Week Foreign Policy (İşyar, “Uluslararası Politikada Krizlerin Tanımlanması ve Yönetimi,” pp. 225-70.)
5. Week International Conflicts (“Küreselleşmenin Güvenlik Boyutu,” pp. 491-533.)
6. Week Military Power (Bozkurt & Udum, “Uluslararası İlişkilerde Kitle İmha Silahlarının Yayılması Sorunu,” pp. 533-48.)
7. Week International Organizations and Law (Kaya & Acer, “Uluslararası Hukuk ve Uluslararası İlişkiler,” pp. 271-316.) (Başak, “Uluslararası Örgütler,” pp. 317-44.)
8. Week Trade (Şen, “Uluslararası Sistemde Ekonomi-Politika Etkileşimi,” pp. 453-63.)
9. Week Money and Capital (Lecture Notes)
10. Week Integration (Büyükbaş, “Dünya Siyaseti: Küreselleşme, Bölgeselleşme ve Türkiye,” pp. 463-91.)
11. Week Environment and Population Movements (Yıkılmaz, “Dünyanın Yeniden Yapılandırılması ve Çevre,” pp. 609-28.)
12. Week North-South Inequality (Özbudun, “Küresel bir Yoksulluk Kültürü mü?” pp. 629-50.)
13. Week International Development (Lecture Notes)
14. Week Evaluation
Assessment
  Percentage(%)
Mid-term (%) 20
Quizes (%)
Homeworks/Term papers (%) 20
Practice (%)
Labs (%)
Projects/Field Work (%)
Seminars/Workshops (%)
Final (%) 60
Other (%)
Total(%) 100
Course Book (s) and/or References İdris Bal (ed.), Değişen Dünyada Uluslararası İlişkiler, Lalezar Yayınları, 2006 Graham Evans & Jeffrey Newnham, Uluslararası İlişkiler Sözlüğü, Gökkubbe Yayınları, 2007.
Work Placement(s)
The Relationship between Program Qualifications (PQ) and Course Learning Outcomes (LO)
 

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