Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Philosophical Problems For Social Work SHB 218 4 2 + 0 2 4
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. YUSUF GENÇ
Course Lecturers Arş.Gör. İHSAN KUTLU,
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective The purpose of the course is to analyze the perspectives of ethics, law, state, history and approaches to human by evaluate the social work problems in a philosophical view.
Course Content Social work and problems to be faced, importance of knowledge and social work, the social work and the government, the social work and the law, the social work and the ethics, social work problems
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Identifies people, society and problems in Social Services areas Brain Storming, Lecture, Discussion, Oral Exam, Testing, Homework,
2 Explains the importance of knowledge in social services Discussion, Lecture, Brain Storming, Homework, Oral Exam, Testing,
3 Identifies ethical issues in social services Question-Answer, Brain Storming, Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
4 Defines and explains the identity problem in Social Services Discussion, Group Study, Lecture, Brain Storming, Testing, Homework,
5 Explains Social services and human rights Brain Storming, Lecture, Group Study, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
6 Defines ethical dilemmas in social service positions Discussion, Group Study, Lecture, Brain Storming, Homework, Testing,
7 Defines the position of law in Social Services Brain Storming, Lecture, Discussion, Group Study, Testing, Homework,
8 Distinguishes what the secret and confidential matters are in Social Services Discussion, Group Study, Lecture, Brain Storming, Homework, Testing,
9 Analyzes the structure of the human and humanity in Social Services Brain Storming, Discussion, Lecture, Testing, Homework,
10 Explains the significance of people´s rights and special issues of professional life Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Social work and problems to be faced
2 Relations between the social work and problems and philosophy
3 Importance of knowledge for the social work
4 Social work and the government
5 Social work and the law
6 Social work and the ethics
7 Social work problems
8 Social work problems
9 Midterm exam
10 Philosophical dimension of the human rights
11 Values and human
12 Freedom and human
13 Ethnical composition, human and social work
14 Problems of disadvantaged groups and their rights as humans
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Has professional knowledge, can use theoretical knowledge in the work environments, has skills for human relations and communication, can work in team. X
2 Has qualification of organizer, planner, educator and researcher to materialize social work applications in urban and rural areas, public and private sector and nongovernmental organizations. X
3 Recognizes and knows risk groups in Turkey and in the world. X
4 Can coordinate protective-preventive, developing-changing, therapeutic-rehabilitative works to deal with the risks. X
5 Has skills to consulate the risk groups. X
6 Has knowledge about the reasons in existence of risk groups (child, elderly, disabled, faily, woman, group). X
7 Knows well the current public law and professional legislation and can interpret and apply the legislation when it is necessary X
8 Knows the intervention techniques for children with need of protection, youth, disabled, elderly, women and family. X
9 Has skills to consulate for children, youth, disabled, elderly, women and families. X
12 X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 30
2. Kısa Sınav 10
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 4 4
Quiz 2 4 8
Assignment 1 4 4
Performance Task (Laboratory) 1 5 5
Total Workload 101
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.04
dersAKTSKredisi 4