Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Child Rights and Law SHB 210 4 2 + 0 2 4
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Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. YUSUF GENÇ
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Course Objective To clarify that a social service expert should act in which legal and juridical plane, while giving a social service to the children. In this connection assuring to make all social service students understand the philosophy and decisions of the declarations and agreements about children rights and law.
Course Content Primarily, in this lesson the composition of modern childhood paradigm and philosophical bases will be emphasized; by this means the bases of the modern childhood thoughts will be reached, and then the establishment of modern childhood in Turkey will be thought with the rearrangement of daily life and problem of child. Later, the declarations and agreements about child rights and law will be emphasized. The UN convention on the rights of the children will be emphasized in detail among them. Within the frame of child rights and child law, the general principles (anti-discrimination, considering the child prefer and respecting the opinions of the child) will be emphasized to give a social service. In the content of this lesson, another subject being emphasized is the junction points between values of social service and human rights of children. Accordingly basic health and welfare, fireside and alternative cares education and cultural activities and special care measures will be emphasized, too.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 To be able to execute its legal basis and reasons by focusing on the children needs. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 To be able to develop an understand, from which the children benefit so much, while giving a social service to them. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
3 To be able to determine the opportunities, which were provided opportunity for the children, in order to affect the social politics. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
4 To be able to show the development processes of the thought of childhood in the historical processes and so providing point of view about the subject of philosophical basis and the composition of modern childhood paradigm. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
5 To be able to introduce the importance of being integrated about the approach of children’ right subject, so that introducing the necessity of approaching the problem on person, group and society level. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
6 To be able to introduce the importance of being integrated about the approach of children’ right subject, so that introducing the necessity of approaching the problem on person, group and society level. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Modern childhood Paradigma and its philosophical basis
2 The establishment of the modern childhood in Turkey and child problem.
3 The way of child problem perception and social service practices.
4 Declaration and agreement examples in the context of the child rights and child law. I: UN convention on the rights of the children ( a: Logic, b: Binding judgement,
5 Declaration and agreement examples in the context of the child rights and child law. II: Definition of child (a: Civil law, b: Penal law, c: Basic law, d: Work law)
6 Child rights and social service practice
7 Child rights and social service practice
8 Child rights and social service practice
9 Term examination
10 Child rights and the ranges of problems in social service I: (a: Basic health and welfare)
11 Child rights and the ranges of problems in social service I: ( b: Social politics)
12 Child rights and the ranges of problems in social service I: (c: Fireside and alternative care)
13 Child rights and the ranges of problems in social service I: ( d: Education and cultural activities: Basic health and welfare)
14 Child rights and the ranges of problems in social service I: ( e: Social care measures) Social service and child right (2004) Ankara. Social service experts association publications. Publication No: 007
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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.
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.
3 Recognizes and knows risk groups in Turkey and in the world.
4 Can coordinate protective-preventive, developing-changing, therapeutic-rehabilitative works to deal with the risks.
5 Has skills to consulate the risk groups.
6 Has knowledge about the reasons in existence of risk groups (child, elderly, disabled, faily, woman, group).
7 Knows well the current public law and professional legislation and can interpret and apply the legislation when it is necessary
8 Knows the intervention techniques for children with need of protection, youth, disabled, elderly, women and family.
9 Has skills to consulate for children, youth, disabled, elderly, women and families.
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Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Kısa Sınav 15
1. Ödev 20
2. Kısa Sınav 15
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 2 32
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 15 15
Quiz 2 2 4
Assignment 1 15 15
Total Workload 98
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 3.92
dersAKTSKredisi 4