SOS101


Course Title Course Code Program Level
Introduction to Sociology I SOS101 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
01
(Fall)
42 83 125 3 5

Teaching Staff Doç. Dr. Rahşan Balamir Bektaş
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Compulsory
Prerequisites None.
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives The aim of this course is to introduce the main concepts of sociology, The theories and the researches that is realeted with sociology.
Course Content In this course students are introduced with the basic concepts (e.g, society, group, status, identity, culture, class, gender) sociological approaches and main theorists
Learning Outcomes (LO) The students who attended the course and were successful at the end of semester will acquire the followings; 1- Defining basic concepts and researches of the sociology 2- Comprehending the background and the history of the sociology 3- Comprehending the basic concepts of research methods in sociology 4- Having knowledge of the theories of sociology 5- Improving sociological imagination of the social world 6- Having knowledge about the relations of sociology with other disciplines and the subdisciplines of sociology 7- Relating the theoric knowledge, concepts and researches of sociology with every day life situations
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week What is Sociology: themes, issues and major concepts of sociology and sociology and related disciplines
2. Week Sociological imagination society, human beings and society; sociology and common sense
3. Week The roots of sociological thoughts evolution of society;
4. Week Society , types of society explanations of modern industrialized society Groups, Networks, and Organizations
5. Week Main perspectives in sociological thought
6. Week Main perspectives in sociological thought
7. Week Culture and cultural change
8. Week Social groups, organizations
9. Week Theories of socialization; tools of socialization and identity
10. Week Status and institutions
11. Week Strafication and class
12. Week Gender Inequality
13. Week Migration
14. Week Power , globalization and human rights
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 Bauman, Z. (1998). Sosyolojik Düşünmek (Çev. Abdullah Yılmaz). İstanbul: Ayrıntı Yayınları. Bottomore, T. & Nisbet, R. (1990). Sosyolojik Çözümlemenin Tarihi (Çev. Mete Tunçay-Aydın Uğur). Ankara: V Yayınları. Cole, S. (1999). Sosyolojik Düşünme Yöntemi (Çev: Bekir Demirkol). Ankara: Vadi Yayınları. Giddens, A. (1994). Sosyoloji, Eleştirel Bir Yaklaşım (Çev. M. Ruhi Esengün-İsmail Öğretir). İstanbul: Birey Yayıncılık. Giddens, A. (1998). Sociology, U.K: Oxford University Press. Giddens, A. (1999). Toplumun Kuruluşu (Çev. Hüseyin Özel). Ankara: Bilim ve Sanat Yayınları. Sezai, İ. (2003). Sosyolojiye Giriş, Ankara: Martı Kitabevi.
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