Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Social Work Theory and Practice I SHB 203 3 5 + 0 5 7
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. MEHMET ZAFER DANIŞ
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. MEHMET ZAFER DANIŞ,
Course Assistants
Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective It is aimed that the theories and approaches applied in Social Work be recognized, and the studies, aimed at learning and applying, be grasped.
Course Content Theories and approaches about social work; the relation between theories&approaches and the aim of social work; generalistic application approaches; approaching methods in micro, mezzo and macro levels; the theories applied in Social Work and the importance of those theories; individual, group and community approaches.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Defines applications of social services Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
2 Explains approach of social services Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
3 Lists the theoretical basis of the general application Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
4 Explains the applications of the general social work Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
5 Defines the Base of Eclectic Knowledge . Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
6 Lists the theories and opinions regarding to human systems Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
7 Designs the solutions related to daily cases Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
8 Designs projects about the subjects of social work like protection-prevention, change and development and rehabilitation Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
9 Defines social functioning and the level of social functioning Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
10 Explains the models of social services with individuals, groups and families, Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
11 Defines the steps of process of Social service applications Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Social Work and application theories reading
2 Generalstic approach and introduction theories reading
3 System theory reading
4 Ecological system approach and the behaviour dynamics assesment model reading
5 Empowerment approach and its dimensions reading
6 Social functionality reading
7 Levels of social functionality reading
8 Social Work with individuals reading
10 Social work with families
11 Social work with groups
12 Process steps in Social Work approaches
13 Case examples and Social Work
14 Changing behaviour
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
1. Sözlü Sınav 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 5 80
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 4 64
Mid-terms 1 4 4
Quiz 1 10 10
Assignment 1 17 17
Oral Examination 1 1 1
Final examination 1 1 1
Total Workload 177
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 7.08
dersAKTSKredisi 7