Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Social Work With Elderly People SHB 405 7 2 + 0 2 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator NESİM YALVARICI
Course Lecturers NESİM YALVARICI,
Course Assistants
Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective To study old groups during the demographic change so as socio-economical problems concerned with aging. To find strategic solutions in according to social political instruments
Course Content To determinate theoretical and practical
fundemental principles about protective and interventive special social politics in realiton with aging and oldness
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 To be able to improve oldness consciousness Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
2 To be able to develop old-friendly social political views Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
3 To be able to realize old-friendly employment policies and working conditions Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
4 To be able to improve social agreement between generations Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
5 To form social care and security models for the old Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 The Old, Active aging; Definition of oldness
2 Demography and the rate of the old
3 The social place of the old
4 Gerontology-Geriatry-Geragogy approaches
5 The pschico-social problems of the old in Turkey from historical perspevtive
6 The study of psico-social problems of the old in Turkey from historical perspevtive and social work
7 Social and economical problems of the old in Turkey and old-friendly social security models
8 Social politics for the old realised by central and local governments
9 Midterm
10 The inside of old friendly social work and working fields
11 Social work during retirement
12 Active and flexibal employment policies fort he old
13 Social security of persons needing care
14 Social care services for old people in need of care
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 40
1. Kısa Sınav 15
1. Ödev 35
1. Sözlü 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 3 48
Mid-terms 1 14 14
Quiz 1 5 5
Assignment 1 10 10
Oral Examination 1 5 5
Total Workload 130
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.2
dersAKTSKredisi 5