Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Globalization and SOS 541 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. MUSTAFA KEMAL ŞAN
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants Research. Assistant Mehmet ANIK
Course Category
Course Objective
Course Content The existing relationship between globalization and social theory is the course content.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 The course allows us to understand the impact of globalization on the world we live. Lecture, Discussion, Group Study, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
2 To uncover theories between Globalization and postmodern condition. Lecture, Discussion, Group Study, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
3 Provide disclosure of its relations with the social theory of globalization. Lecture, Discussion, Group Study, Testing, Homework,
4 To develop critical perspectives about the reasons paradigmal changes occurring in the social sciences Lecture, Discussion, Group Study, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Globalization as a social formation.
2 Prehistory of globalization: Globalization experiments in History
3 Modern world before globalization.
4 Rising globalization and the modern paradigm
5 Globalization and Postmodernity
6 Monist approaches to social theory: theories of large-sized
7 Medium size of theories.
8 Take effect of Small size of sociological theory.
9 Midtersm
10 Postmodern period, and the shapes of Social Theory
11 Globalization and localization processes.
12 Criticism towards globalization I
13 Criticism towards globalization II
14 Consequences of Globalization
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To be able to perceive and evaluate social matters at national and universal level X
2 To be able to evaluate sociological process from beginning to current in terms of leading Turkish thinkers at national level X
3 To be able to understand and solve the particular social problems and closely acquainted with related branches of Sociology X
4 To be able to interrogate and pose a question on popular contemporary sociological concepts objectively as globalization, multiculturalism, identity and postmodernism X
5 To be able to do researches and to improve a method about the sociological problems and produce solutions X
6 To be able to analyze the social conditions in nineteenth century that caused rising of Sociology
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Ödev 30
1. Performans Görevi (Seminer) 20
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 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Mid-terms 1 20 20
Quiz 1 10 10
Assignment 1 10 10
Oral Examination 2 6 12
Performance Task (Laboratory) 1 3 3
Total Workload 151
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.04
dersAKTSKredisi 6