Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Philosophical Texts In Western Language FEL 310 6 2 + 0 2 4
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Arş.Gör.Dr. MERVE ERTENE
Course Lecturers Arş.Gör.Dr. MERVE ERTENE,
Course Assistants Res.Assist. Ender Buyukozkara
Course Category
Course Objective To improve the skill of reading original texts in philosophy.
Course Content Reading original English texts which have not appeared in Turkish.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 To enumerate in a written presentation at least five of the characteristics of the philosophical texts selected for the course. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
2 To analyze at least five articles of the selected thinker in the context of at least one of the basic problems. Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
3 To explain in an oral presentation at least seven of the problems with which the selected thinker deals. Question-Answer, Discussion, Oral Exam,
4 To establish some connections between at least two concepts which were established by the thinker selected for the course. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
5 To list in an oral presentation at least five of the constituting elements of the philosophy of the thinker selected for the course. Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing,
6 To explain the above mentioned elements in a written presentation. Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Susan Sontag, Regarding the Pain of Others
2 Susan Sontag, Regarding the Pain of Others
3 Susan Sontag, Regarding the Pain of Others
4 Susan Sontag, Regarding the Pain of Others
5 Susan Sontag, Regarding the Pain of Others
6 Susan Sontag, Against Interpretation
7 Susan Sontag, Against Interpretation
8 Susan Sontag, Against Interpretation
9 Midterm exam
10 Susan Sontag, Styles of Radical Will
11 Susan Sontag, Styles of Radical Will
12 Susan Sontag, Styles of Radical Will
13 Susan Sontag, At the Same Time
14 Susan Sontag, At the Same Time
Resources
Course Notes 1. Susan Sontag, Regarding the Pain of Others<br>2. Susan Sontag, Against Interpretation<br>3. Susan Sontag, Styles of Radical Will
Course Resources 4. Susan Sontag, At the Same Time
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
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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 25
1. Kısa Sınav 25
2. Kısa Sınav 25
1. Ödev 25
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 2 32
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Assignment 1 10 10
Performance Task (Laboratory) 1 4 4
Total Workload 88
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 3.52
dersAKTSKredisi 4