Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Global Governance and International Organizasitions UAB 501 0 3 + 0 3 7
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. ERTAN EFEGİL
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. ERTAN EFEGİL,
Course Assistants Ar.Gör. Ensar Muslu
Course Category
Course Objective The aim of this course is to introduce students to the basic concepts and theories related to international relations and urge them to think critically about how globalization process has transformed contemporary international relations.
Course Content This course analyzes basic concepts and theories in international relations. In particular, it covers power, decision making process, foreign policy goals, foreign policy strategies, and diplomacy.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 To introduce students to the basic literature in international relations. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
2 To introduce students to the basic actors of international relations. Lecture, Discussion, Brain Storming, Testing, Homework,
3 To introduce students to foreign policy environment. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
4 To introduce students to foreign policy goals of states. Lecture, Discussion, Brain Storming, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
5 To introduce students to foreign policy strategies. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
6 To introduce students to foreign policy instruments, such as diplomacy, propaganda and economic tools. Lecture, Discussion, Brain Storming, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
7 To introduce students to international organizations, and help them specialize and in international relations.
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Foreign policy environment of states: Physical dimension
2 Foreign policy environment of states: Human dimension
3 Foreign policy environment of states: Domestic political dimension
4 Outside environment
5 Output of foreign policy
6 Foreign policy strategies
7 Foreign policy instruments
8 Human rights and Soft Law
9 Midterm exam
10 Cultural heritage in armed conflicts
11 Dispute resolution
12 Ethnic minorities and the EU
13 Security and environment
14 International terrorism
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Having and using advanced knowledge and comprehension supported by the recent textbooks, materials and the other scientific resources in the fields of International Relations and European Union.
2 Analyzing data, ideas and concepts of International Relations and European Union with the scientific methods, determining complex events and topics, making discussions and developing new suggestions based on scientific researches
3 Having knowledge and thought about the current issues and problems together with their historical, social and cultural aspects
4 Informing audience groups, who are interested or uninterested in the field, about the topics in International Relations and European Union and teaching them the problems and the solution methods of the subject matters
5 Having the skills of working coherently in a team, taking initiatives, being open-minded and thinking analytically
6 Using Turkish well, having a good written and oral communication skills and also having the ability of empathy
7 Having the skills and potential of self improvement in the career areas of International Relations and European Union such as attaché and ambassador
8 Having the skills about methods and research techniques in producing, using and reaching knowledge
9 Having conscious about professional and scientific ethics
10 Deeping and expanding the knowledge of undergraduate proficiency which is acquired in a same or different field than International Relations and European Union, and also accessing, examining and elucidating knowledge by making scientific research
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 2 15 30
Final examination 1 25 25
Total Workload 193
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 7.72
dersAKTSKredisi 7