Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Poverty, Social Aids and Social Work SHB 510 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi İSMAİL AKYÜZ
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Course Objective

It is to determine the social depression and dissolution caused by examining all dimensions of poverty as a multidimensional, structural problem intertwined with economic, political, cultural and psychological reflections and to reveal the roles and functions of social service in its prevention.

Course Content

Definition of poverty, concepts related to poverty (absolute poverty, relative poverty etc.), social depression and poverty caused by poverty, effects of poverty on family and child, social policy and social service as means of preventing poverty.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Definitions about the poor and poverty concepts
2 Poverty in the globalizing world and contemporary poverty debates
3 Various aspects of poverty
4 Poverty indicators and poverty measurement
5 Culture of Poverty
6 social depression caused by poverty I
7 social depression caused by poverty II
8 social depression caused by poverty III
9 Midterm Exam
10 social depression caused by poverty IV
11 Poverty and the problem of care needchildren
12 poverty and welfare applications in Turkey
13 Role and functions of social service in poverty alleviation
14 Social service and social policy relation as poverty prevention tools
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 X
2 X
3 X
5 X
7 X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ödev 100
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 4 64
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Mid-terms 1 8 8
Quiz 1 2 2
Assignment 1 5 5
Performance Task (Seminar) 1 8 8
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 145
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.8
dersAKTSKredisi 6