Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Introduction To Philosophy FEL 101 1 4 + 0 4 8
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. RAHMİ KARAKUŞ
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. RAHMİ KARAKUŞ,
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective To ensure that students get to be acquainted with the subject-matters and concepts of philosophy and to learn the way of argumentation on such subject-matters and concepts
Course Content The differences and similarities between philosophy and other disciplines; the concepts and problems of the main fields of investigation such as knowledge, being and morals
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 To be acquainted with the concepts of philosophy. Lecture, Testing, Homework,
2 To be acquainted with the problems of philosophy. Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing,
3 To discuss about the problems of philosophy. Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
4 To be acquainted with the concepts and problems in the main fields of investigation such as knowledge, science, being and morals. Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
5 To understand and to be able to judge the local and universal philosophical heritages. Lecture, Discussion, Testing,
6 To become skilful at analytical and synthetical thinking, reading and informing. Lecture, Testing,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Daily life and philosophy, characteristics of philosophy
2 Characteristics of philosophy
3 Philosophical investigation on knowledge
4 Philosophical investigation on knowledge
5 Philosophical investigation on science
6 Philosophical investigation on science
7 Philosophical investigation on being
8 Philosophical investigation on being
9 Midterm exam
10 Philosophical investigation on values
11 Philosophical investigation on values
12 Philosophical investigation on morals
13 Philosophical investigation on morals
14 General evaluation
Course Notes [1] A.Cevizci, Felsefeye Giriş, İstanbul, 2007
Course Resources [2] A.Arslan, Felsefeye Giriş, İstanbul, 2001
[3] S.Honer ve diğr., Felsefeye Çağrı, İstanbul, 2003
Week Documents Description size
0 metafizik problemleri 1-2-33 3.13 MB
0 metafizik problemleri 1-2-33 3.13 MB
0 Felsefe Nedir 1.65 MB
0 Felsefi Düşünüş 1.15 MB
0 metafizik problemleri 1-2-33 Metafizik (Tekrar) 3.13 MB
0 Felsefe Nedir 1.48 MB
0 Felsefi Düşünüş 1.29 MB
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To acquire the skill of analytical and synthetic thinking, reading and acquainting, X
2 To be able to understand and judge the philosophical accumulations at local and universal level, X
3 To be able to do researches and to improve a method about the philosophical problems in the sources that are constituted in the field of philosophy, X
4 To be able to connect the universal problems of philosophy with the local problems, X
5 To be able to interrogate the universal problems of mankind, to be able to examine the interrogations in this field, X
6 To be able to deal with the problems of such fields as science, culture and art in a philosophical way, to recognize those questions X
7 To be able to provide the usage of interdisciplinary knowledge for the common and local problems concerning science, religion and art, X
8 To be able to understand, to solve and when necessary to direct the particular problems, X
9 To be able to narrate in writing and in words in a systematic and consistent way the knowledge possessed and suggestions for the solutions of problems, X
12 To be able to attain and to use the knowledge about philosophy and history of science.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 15
3. Kısa Sınav 10
4. Kısa Sınav 15
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 60
1. Final 40
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 4 64
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 6 96
Mid-terms 1 15 15
Quiz 4 5 20
Assignment 1 5 5
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 210
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 8.4
dersAKTSKredisi 8