Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Social Foundations Of Administration SOS 508 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. ALİ ARSLAN
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective To introduce students to the sociological study of administration
Course Content The sociological study of administration
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 To introduce students to the sociological study ofadministration Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 To acquire an ability to use sociological concepts in order analyze administration Discussion, Oral Exam, Homework,
3 To analyse the concepts of power, leadership and authority Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
4 To analyze the relationship between social change and administration Question-Answer, Discussion, Oral Exam, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Administration theory and values ​​matter
2 Administration and society
3 Administration structure of the social norms and values
4 Central and decentralized models
5 Forms of socially participation in the administration
6 Social structure and leadership
7 Administration of power , leadership and authority concepts
8 Social institutions and corporate culture
9 Midterm
10 Administration and social change
11 Administration groups
12 Administration of group dynamics
13 Group differences
14 The relations between society and organizations
Course Notes Lecture Notes
Course Resources Ömer Bozkurt, Örgüt Sosyolojisi İçin Öneriler, Ankara
Amital Etzıoni, Modern Örgütler, Ankara
Ayşe Öncü, Örgüt Sosyolojisi, Ankara
Erol Eren, Yönetim ve Organizasyon, İstanbul
N.P. Mouzelis(Çev H. Bahadır Akın) Örgüt ve Bürokrasi, Konya
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
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 40
1. Kısa Sınav 10
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 5 80
Mid-terms 1 5 5
Quiz 1 3 3
Assignment 1 8 8
Performance Task (Seminar) 1 8 8
Total Workload 152
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.08
dersAKTSKredisi 6