Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Sociological Foundations Of Social Work SHB 514 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. YUSUF GENÇ
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. YUSUF GENÇ,
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective

Identifyingtheproblems of thedisadvantagedgroups, beingrealisedtheimportance of thecommonlivingareawiththeotherstratums of thesociety, emphasizingthenecessity of theimprovingpozitiveopinions in thesocietyaboutthesegroupswithinthescope of sociologyandsocial service.

Course Content

: Learning thefundamentalapproaches of thesociology. Togiveinformationaboutthesociologicalbasis of socialservices. Beingrealizedthesocialeventandphenomenon. Stressingtheimportance of usingsociologicalknowledge in social service practices. Gainingmultidisciplinaryperspectiveforsocialproblems.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Can understand the basic methods of sociolgy. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
2 Can define The approach of target groups of sociology disadvantaged groups Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Demonstration, Project / Design, Portfolio,
3 Can understand the Significance of thesociology for social work. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
4 Can understand The Fundemantal Principles of Social work
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Importance of general knowledge and concepts about sociology
2 Basic methods of sociology
3 Social interaction, daily life and social work
4 Individual, Group and Community
5 Social work and families - intimate relationships
6 Working, economic life and social work
7 Sociology of Health, illness, Disability and Social Work
8 Education, education sociology and social work
9 Exam
10 Basic methods of social work
11 Religion and spiritual social work
12 Heresy, crime sociology, violence and social work
13 Migration, slum and social work
14 Aging, aging sociology and social work
Course Notes
Course Resources

Sosyolojiye Giriş, İhsan Sezal, Martı yayınları, Ankara, 2003 

Akan, Vildan, “Birey ve Toplum”, Sosyolojiye Giriş, İhsan Sezal, Martı yayınları, Ankara, 2003 (sf.79-104

Sezal, İhsan, “Toplum ve Aile”, Sosyolojiye Giriş, İhsan Sezal, Martı yayınları, Ankara, 2003 (sf.134-165)

Giddens, Sosyoloji, Kırmızı Yayınları, sayfa 242

Konuk, Osman, “Toplum ve Eğitim”, Sosyolojiye Giriş, İhsan Sezal, Martı yayınları, Ankara, 2003 (sf.166-199)

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 40
1. Ödev 20
1. Performans Görevi (Seminer) 40
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 55
1. Final 45
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 2 32
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 30 30
Assignment 1 12 12
Performance Task (Seminar) 1 20 20
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 146
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.84
dersAKTSKredisi 6