Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Plato´S Texts FEL 229 3 2 + 0 2 4
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Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. RAHMİ KARAKUŞ
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. RAHMİ KARAKUŞ,
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Course Objective To teach Plato´s philosophy and to enhace an ability of philosophical analysis
Course Content To analyze philosophical texts and Plato´s works
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Knows Plato´s texts Question-Answer, Brain Storming, Homework,
2 Learns Plato´s basic problems Lecture, Brain Storming, Testing, Homework,
3 Learns Plato´s solutions to these problems Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
4 Makes an oral presentation about Plato´s philosophy Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing,
5 Makes a written presentation minimum of three dialogues Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Plato´s dialogues and their composition
2 Early dialogues and their properties
3 Reading early dialogues
4 Reading early dialogues
5 Reading early dialogues
6 Reading early dialogues
8 Middle dialogues and selected texts
9 Middle dialogues and selected texts
10 Middle dialogues and selected texts
11 Late dialogues and selected texts
12 Late dialogues and selected texts
13 Late dialogues and selected texts
14 General Evaluation
Course Notes Plato´s dialogues
Course Resources Plato´s dialogues
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 70
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 10
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 1 16
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Quiz 2 10 20
Assignment 1 20 20
Total Workload 98
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 3.92
dersAKTSKredisi 4