Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Sociological Thought SOS 513 0 3 + 0 3 6
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Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. İSMAİL HİRA
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Course Objective The purpose of this course is to get a sociological perspective on the history of social thought, the development of the social sciences, and the place of sociology in this development, and to develop a sociological perspective on social movements
Course Content The historical processes in the process of the emergence of sociology perspective, geographical discoveries, industrial revolution , the French Revolution and the rise of sociology and classical thinkers, methods of sociology and sociology of the new times
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 To introduce students to the ways of sociological thinking Discussion, Homework,
2 To get a basic overview of the historical process Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
3 To develop a historical understanding of the pioneers of sociology Lecture, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
4 To discuss the problems of method in sociology Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Oral Exam, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Sociological view of the human behavior
2 Historical processes that give rise to the need for a sociological perspective
3 Geographical discoveries, the industrial revolution , the French Revolution and the rise of social sciences
4 The pioneers of sociology , de Comte and Saint-Simon
5 Durkheim and collective consciousness , spencer and American sociology
6 Methods of sociology and method debates
7 The possibility and reality of objectivity in sociology
8 The position of sociology within the social sciences
9 New social structures in the globalized world of sociology
10 New social movements and new theories in sociology
11 Mass culture and sociology
12 Migration, urbanization, identities and multiculturalism debate and sociological imagination
13 The collapse of the welfare state, social capital and sociological thought
14 General Review of Course
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Course Notes Lecture Notes
Course Resources SOSYOLOJİK DÜŞÜNME YÖNTEMİ(Sosyoloji Bilimine Giriş) , Stephan Cole, Çev: Bekir Demirkol, Vadi Yay., Ankara
SOSYOLOJİ SÖZLÜĞÜ: Gordon Marshall, Çev: Osman Akınay ve Derya Kömürcü, Bilim ve Sanat Yayınları
SOSYOLOJİNİN TEMEL KAVRAMLARI: Peter Kıvısto, Birleşik Yayınları, Çev: İhsan Çapçıoğlu ve Sefer Yavuz, Ankara
SOSYOLOJİ: Anthony Giddens; Yayına Hazırlayan: Cemal Güzel, Hüseyin Özel Ayraç Yayınevi ; Bilim; Türkçe
ÇAĞDAŞ SOSYOLOJİ KURAMLARI:M.M.Poloma, Gündoğan Yayınları, Ankara
SOSYOLOJİK METODUN KURALLARI: Emile Durkheim, Çev. Enver Aytekin, Sosyal Yayınları, İstanbul
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 X
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Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Ödev 50
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 5 80
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Assignment 1 2 2
Total Workload 140
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.6
dersAKTSKredisi 6