PSİ 321


Course Title Course Code Program Level
History of Civilization and Science PSİ 321 Psychology 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
05
(Fall)
42 83 125 3 5

Teaching Staff Doç. Dr. Rahşan Balamir Bektaş
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Elective
Prerequisites
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives The aim of this course is to be able to evaluate the civilizations that existed during the historical process and the contributions of these civilizations to the field of science and to understand the transformation of scientific activity.
Course Content Provides background to the origins of modern Western civilization: deals with the development of European society from around AD 1500 until the present, concerning the political, social economic and religious life of the West during that period.
Learning Outcomes (LO) The students who attended the course and were successful at the end of semester will acquire the followings; 1.Understands the development of scientific knowledge in the historical process. 2.Grasps the relationship between social and natural science. 3.Explains the relationship between science and social life in the historical periods. 4.Analyzes the methodological and theoretical differences between social and natural science.
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week What is scientific knowledge? Who makes science? Nature and culture, science and technology, scientific developments and positivism
2. Week The beginnings of civilization: the emerge of villages, the birth of cities in Western Asia, Mesopotamian, Egyptian
3. Week The Hebrew
4. Week Greek Civilization and The Hellenistic Civilization
5. Week Greek philosophy and Hellenistic culture: philosophy and culture
6. Week Rome; From Republic to Empire
7. Week Christianity
8. Week The Byzantine Empire and its culture
9. Week The Middle Ages
10. Week Philosophy ,Christianity and cosmology in the Middle Age
11. Week The civilization of the Renaissance and Protestant Reform
12. Week Renaissance thought and the emergence of modern science
13. Week Enlightenment and science
14. Week Theory of evolution and evolutionary approach
Assessment
  Percentage(%)
Mid-term (%) 40
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Labs (%)
Projects/Field Work (%)
Seminars/Workshops (%)
Final (%) 60
Other (%)
Total(%) 100
Course Book (s) and/or References Agibalova, Y. ve Donskoy, G. (2017). Ortaçağ Tarihi. (Çev. Çağdaş Sümer) İstanbul: Yordam Kitapçılık Alatlı, ,A. (2010). Batı’ya Yön Veren Metinler. Kapodokya: Melisa Matbacılık Burns, E. McNall, R. & Meacham, S. (1998). Western Civilizations: Their History and Their Culture, 2 vols., 13th Edition, New York, Norton. Çotuksöken, B. ve Babür, S .(2000). Ortaçağda Felsefe, İstanbul: Kabalcı. Davies, N.(2006). Avrupa Tarihi. Ankara:İmge Kitabevi Diamond, J.(2004). Tüfek Mikrop ve Çelik. Ankara:Tübitak Yayınları Freeman, C. (2005). Mısır Yunan ve Roma, (Çev. Suat Kemal Angı). Ankara: Dost Kitabevi. Herrin , J. (2010). Bizans (Çev. Uygır Kocabaşoğlu). İstanbul:İletişim Koyre, A. (2000). Bilim Tarihi Yazıları, (Çev. K. Dinçer). Ankara: Tübitak . Koyre, A. (2006). Bilim, Devrim ve Newton, (Çev. N. Küçük). İstanbul: Salyangoz Yayınları. Lapidus,I.(2002). İslam Toplumları Tarihi. İstanbul: İletişim Yayınları Lindberg, D. (1992). The Beginnings of Western Science, Chicago: Chicago Univ. Press . Özlem, D. ( (2003). Felsefe ve Doğa Bilimleri, İstanbul: İnkılâpYayınları. Özlem, D. (2003). Bilim Felsefesi ( Ders Notları ), İstanbul: İnkılâp Yayınları. Tekin, O. 2003). Eski Yunan Tarihi .İstanbul: İletişim Yayınları Maalouf, A. (1998). Arapların Gözüyle Haçlı Seferleri. (Çev. Mehmet Ali Kılıçbay). İstanbul:Telos
Work Placement(s)
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