Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Religion and Modern Societies FDS 502 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses <p>None.</p>
Recommended Optional Courses <p>None.</p>
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. ABDULLAH İNCE
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. MUSTAFA GÜNERİGÖK,
Course Assistants

Res.Asst. Abdulmuttalip Baycar

Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective

To study the role of religion in the modern societies from structural and functional perspective.

Course Content

To study religion from structural and functional perspective in modern societies.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Defines modern societies. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
2 Defines modernization. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
3 Copare modern societies and traditional societies. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
4 Learns structure of religion in moderen societies. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
5 Learns functions of religion in moderen societies. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
6 Learns religion in modern societies from sociological perspective. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
7 Learns post-modernisation and religion. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Inroduction: What is the modernization and the modern societies?
2 Historic process.
3 What is the role of religion in the modern societies.
4 Methodology in this field.
5 Modern state and religion.
6 Differents between modern and traditional societies.
7 What is the role of religion in the traditional societies for example in the East.
8 What is the role of religion in the modern societies for example in the West.
9 What is post-modernism?
10 Post-modernisation and religion.
11 Transitional societies and religion, for example in Turkey.
12 What is religious puluralism?
13 Religious puluralism in modern society.
14 New religious movments in modern societies.
Resources
Course Notes <p>1] Moyser, G. (1991) Politics and Religion in the Modern World, London: Routledge.</p>
Course Resources

1] Moyser, G. (1991) Politics and Religion in the Modern World, London: Routledge.
[2] Mardin, Ş. (1995) Türkiyede Din ve Siyaset, İstanbul: İletişim Yayınları.

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Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 100
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 5 80
Mid-terms 1 5 5
Final examination 1 5 5
Total Workload 138
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.52
dersAKTSKredisi 6