SOS302


Course Title Course Code Program Level
Health Sociology SOS302 Nursing 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
06
(Spring)
28 28 56 2 2

Teaching Staff Doç.Dr. Rahşan BALAMİR 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 and different sociological approaches of health sociology and to improve the students' understanding and comprehension of the sociological issues.
Course Content In this course students are introduced with the basic topics (e.g., bio medical approach ,ilness,health), approaches and methods of sociology.
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 health sociology. 2- Evaluate the concepts of health and illness according to different sociological approaches 3- Sociologically evaluate the structure and operation of medicine as an social institution 4- Sociologically evaluate health systems and policies 5- Explainig how human behavior is affected by social context. 6- Relating the theoric knowledge, concepts and researches of health sociology with everyday life situations. 7- Explainig Patient-nurse-dietitian and physician relations and their sociological roles.
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week Introduction of the course: What is sociology? Sociology and related other disciplines
2. Week The elements of the social structure: role, status, groups, institutions
3. Week The Historical Development of the Sociology of Health and Ilnness
4. Week The Biomedical and Social Models of Health and Illness
5. Week Health and Illness in Functionalist Approach- Talcott Parsons' concept of Sick Role
6. Week Health and Illness in Conflict Approach
7. Week Health and Illness in Post structuralism
8. Week Foucault -Toplumsal Kontrol Mekanizması Olarak Tıp
9. Week Foucault govermentality and bio-politics
10. Week Health and Illness in Hermeneutic Approach.
11. Week The Construction of Ilnness and doctor-patient interaction
12. Week Neoliberalism and Reforms in Health Systems
13. Week Health Inequalities- Social Class, Income and Health,Gender
14. Week Organizational administrative structure of hospitals and health institutions. Health professionals such as dietitians, doctors, nurses.
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 - Cirhinlioğlu, Zafer. (2001). Sağlık Sosyolojisi. Ankara: Nobel Yayıncılık - Foucault, M. (2002). Kliniğin Doğuşu. İstanbul: Doruk Yayınları. - Kartal ,Onur .(2016). Biyopolitika cilt 2 Foucalt’dan Günümüze Biyopolitikanın İzdüşümleri Ankara: Nota Bene - Keyder, Çağlar, N. Üstündağ. (2007). Avrupa’da ve Türkiye’de Sağlık Politikaları.İstanbul: İletişim Yayınları - Nazlı, A. (2005). Sapmanın Tıpsallaştırılması ve Tıbbın Toplumsal Normaliteyi Sağlama İşlevi. Ege Üniversitesi Sosyoloji Dergisi. 14, 115-132. - Nazlı, A.(2007). Hastalığın Sosyal İnşası ve Hastalık Anlatıları: Meme Kanseri Örneği. Ege Üniversitesi Sosyoloji Dergisi. - Özçelik Adak, N. (2002). Sağlık Sosyolojisi Kadın ve Kentleşme, Birey Yayıncılık - Sezgin, Deniz. (2011). Tıbbileştirilen Yaşam Bireyselleştirilen Sağlık. İstanbul:Ayrıntı Yayınları - Turner, Bryan. ( 2011). Tıbbi güç veToplumsal Bilgi. (Çev.Ümit Tatlıcan) Bursa:Sentez
Work Placement(s)
The Relationship between Program Qualifications (PQ) and Course Learning Outcomes (LO)

 

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