Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Metropolitization In Turkey UTY 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. HACI MUSA TAŞDELEN
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants Araş.Gör. Burçe Orhan, Araş.Gör. Meryem Köse, Araş.Gör. Mehmet Mutlu Özdemir
Course Category
Course Objective The course’s aim is to learn the phases of urbanization in Turkey, becoming process from cities to metropolises, and developing of new relations with the global world by metropolization process.
Course Content The birth of Metropolises, poverty in metropolises urban renewaland transformation, gentrification, global culture and transnational migration, crime and violence and the future of metropolises.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 To understand the importance of metropolization with regards to societal structure and social change Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 To know social and cultural characteristics of Istanbul as a megapolis Question-Answer, Lecture, Testing, Homework,
3 To deal with social problems in metropolises. Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 What is Metropolis ? What are the characteristics of A Metropol ?
2 First Metropolises in History
3 Metropolises in Turkey
4 Poverty Fact in Metropolises
5 Gettozation and New Marjinals in Metropolises
6 Gecekondu, Slum and suburbanization
7 Gentrification
8 Istanbul As A Megapol
9 Globalization and Metropolises
10 Urban Renewal and and Urban Transformation
11 International Migration and Metropolises
12 Religional Fact in Metropolises
13 Crime and Violence in Metropolises
14 The Future of Metropolises
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 25
1. Ödev 37
2. Ödev 38
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 20
1. Final 80
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 8 128
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 4 64
Mid-terms 1 3 3
Assignment 2 5 10
Final examination 1 7 7
Total Workload 212
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 8.48
dersAKTSKredisi 7