RPD107


Course Title Course Code Program Level
Introduction to Philosophy RPD107 Psychological Counseling and Guidance 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
01
(Fall)
42 50 92 3 4

Teaching Staff Prof.Dr. Y.Gürcan Ültanır
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Compulsory
Prerequisites No prerequisites
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives 1. to be able to argue about certain issues. 2. to be able to reveal even the last detail by researching and examining the argument extensively.
Course Content -
Learning Outcomes (LO) The students who attended the course and were successful at the end of semester will acquire the followings; 1. will be able to develop a clear conscious about philosophical thinking 2. will be able to think logically, impartially and, critically 3. will be able to interpret problems of everyday life philosophically 4. will be able to perceive difference between things sounding philosophic and the things real philosophic. 5. will be able to produce original ideas on honesty and dishonesty, happiness, certain values, general principles, the essence of reality, the essence of religion, kindness and beauty and of course ethics. 6. will be able to become aware of relation of education with political, moral and religious matters
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week - Thought management at university student - Aim of the course, contribution to the department, - The characteristics of philosophical thought, - Sophists - Definition of Philosopher
2. Week - Who is Socrates and Platon? - Stoics, Hedonists and Cynics
3. Week According to Socrates governments described in the book "The Republic".
4. Week .Naturalism .Realism
5. Week .The life of Kafka and his philosophical thoughts. Introduction to the novel "The Trial". .Existantialism
6. Week . The relation between Kafka's life and existantialism.
7. Week Midterm
8. Week The summary of "The Trial" (Students will complete the task).
9. Week The symbols of existentialism in the novel "The Trial" (Students will do the analysis).
10. Week The summary of "The Trial" on the themes of each part.
11. Week The life of Nietczche and from Existantialism to Nihilism.
12. Week The summary of "Also Scratch Zarathustra".(Students will complete the task).
13. Week Nihilist symbols in "Also Scratch Zarathustra" (Some parts of the book will bu studied).
14. Week - questions and answers
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 • Douglas, J. S. (2010). Felsefeye Giriş Hikmetin Yapı Taşları Kaknüs Felsefe. • Cevizci, A. (2010) Felsefeye Giriş Nobel • Weithmann,M. (2004). Xanthippe ve Sokrates Sokrates'in Karısı (Çev. Kanat, A.) Mitoloji Dizisi İlya • Platon (1999). Devlet. (Çev. Eyüpoğlu,S. ve Cimcöz,M.A.) Türkiye İş Bankası Kültür Yayınları *https://www.inhaltsangabe.de/wissen/literaturepochen/realismus/ *http://wortwuchs.net/literaturepochen/realismus/ *https://www.dhm.de/lemo/biografie/franz-kafka *http://www.franzkafka.de/franzkafka/das_leben/ *http://www.3sat.de/page/?source=/philosophie/159974/index.html *http://www.fischer-welt.de/ethik/existenzialismus/ *https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nihilismus *https://www.dhm.de/lemo/biografie/friedrich-nietzsche *http://dibb.de/nietzsche-zarathustra.php
Work Placement(s)
The Relationship between Program Qualifications (PQ) and Course Learning Outcomes (LO)

 

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