Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Problems Of Methodology FEL 418 8 2 + 0 2 5
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Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi TANZER YAKAR
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Course Objective To be informed on the methods of philosophy.
Course Content To examine the thoughts on method.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 To explain in a written presentation at least two of the “method” types encountered in philosophy. Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing,
2 To explain in a written presentation at least two of the elements bulding a philosophical concept. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
3 To enumerate in an oral presentation at least two of the differences of philosophical concepts from the concepts encountered in other cognitive activities. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
4 To enumerate in an oral presentation at least three of the five problems in a discipline of philosophy. Lecture, Question-Answer, Oral Exam,
5 To be able to make in a written presentation at least two suggestions concerning defining a concept. Lecture, Question-Answer, Homework,
6 To list in a written presentation the concepts in various disciplines of philosophy in terms of disciplinary properties. Question-Answer, Discussion, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction to the problem of method
2 Beginning to read “Truth and Method”
3 Reading of “Truth and Method”
4 Reading of “Truth and Method”
5 Reading of “Truth and Method”
6 Reading of “Truth and Method”
7 Reading of “Truth and Method”
8 Reading of “Truth and Method”
9 Midterm exam
10 Reading of “Truth and Method”
11 Reading of “Truth and Method”
12 Reading of “Truth and Method”
13 Reading of “Truth and Method”
14 General evaluation
Course Notes [1] Hakikat ve Metot, Gadamer
Course Resources [1] Hakikat ve Metot, Gadamer
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. Ödev 100
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 40
1. Final 60
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
Quiz 2 10 20
Assignment 1 15 15
Oral Examination 1 10 10
Performance Task (Laboratory) 1 4 4
Total Workload 123
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.92
dersAKTSKredisi 5