Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Media Effects and Social Work SHB 508 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. HASAN HÜSEYİN TAYLAN
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. HASAN HÜSEYİN TAYLAN,
Course Assistants
Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective

Discuss and evaluate the effects of mass media, especially the new media on children, young people and families.

Course Content

Media impact studies and theories; The effects of television on children, young and families; Internet effects and addiction; social media addiction; Computer and online games; bullying

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 know the effect of media on individuals, children and families. Lecture, Discussion, Brain Storming, Testing,
2 Understand the effects of television violence. Lecture, Discussion, Brain Storming, Testing, Homework,
3 Understand the effects of internet addiction. Lecture, Discussion, Brain Storming, Testing, Homework,
4 Understand the effects of social media addiction. Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
5 Understand the effects of computer games. Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction
2 Media Effects
3 media effects research and theories
4 Television´s children, young people and the impact on families
5 Television violence
6 new media concept and history
7 Computer and online games: violence
8 Computer and online games: addiction
9 Midtern
10 cyber-bullying
11 Internet effects and addiction
12 social media addiction
13 Media literacy
14 social work versus media effects
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources

1- Signorielli, N. (2005), Violence in the Media: A Reference Handbook, ABC Clio inc., Santa Barbara, California.
2- Potter, W. J. (1999), On Media Violence, Sage Publications, London.
3- Perse, E. (2001), Media Effects and Society, Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates
4- Perspectives on Media Effects, Ed. Jennings Bryant ve Dolf Zillmann, Lawrence Erlbaum.
5- Furedi, Frank (2001). Korku Kültürü: Risk Almamanın Riskleri, (Çev.: Barış Yıldırım), Ayrıntı Yayınları, İstanbul.
6- Medya Etki Araştırmaları, (Der. ve Çev.: Murat S. Çebi), Alternatif Yayınları, Ankara.
7- Postman, Neil (2004). Televizyon: Öldüren Eğlence, Gösteri Çağında Kamusal Söylem, (Çev.: Osman Akınhay), Ayrıntı Yayınları, İstanbul.
8- Rosengren, K.E, (1994). Media Effects and Beyond, Routledge.

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 X
2 X
3 X
4 X
5 X
6 X
7 X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Ödev 15
2. Ödev 15
1. Performans Görevi (Uygulama) 20
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
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 4 64
Mid-terms 1 6 6
Assignment 1 12 12
Performance Task (Seminar) 1 12 12
Final examination 1 12 12
Total Workload 154
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.16
dersAKTSKredisi 6