Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Problems Of Philosophy FEL 511 0 3 + 0 3 6
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Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. FATMA BERNA YILDIRIM
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Course Objective To supply the philosophical outlines of the structuralism.
Course Content Close readings of the texts of relevant thinkers.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 To enumerate in a written presentation at least five of the characteristics of the history of semiology. Lecture, Group Study, Homework,
2 To enumerate at least five of the characteristics of structuralism. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Group Study, Homework,
3 To explain in an oral presentation at least seven of the basic concepts of the structuralism. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Group Study, Homework,
4 To establish some connections between at least five concepts of structuralism. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Group Study, Homework,
5 To list in an oral presentation at least three of the constituting elements of the poststructuralist philosophy. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Group Study, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 A brief history of semiotics: from Aristotle to Boethius
2 A brief history of semiotics: the Medieval problem of universals and Modistae
3 XIXth century linguistics and the criticism of Ferdinand de Saussure
4 Saussure´s linguistics
5 Russian Formalism and Vladimir Propp
6 Claude Lévi-Strauss
7 Claude Lévi-Strauss
8 Algirdas Julien Greimas
9 Midterm exam
10 Roland Barthes
11 Michel Foucault
12 Jacques Derrida
13 Jacques Derrida
14 General evaluation
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Course Notes
Course Resources Relevant texts of the thinkers.
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To gain ability to make data collection, consulting literature and analyzing which form scientific knowledge in the discipline of Cultural Studies. X
2 To have ability to study interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary and to adopt theory, method and practices used in the other areas to discipline of Cultural Studies. X
3 To gain ability to make data collection, consulting literature and analyzing which form scientific knowledge in the relevant discipline. X
4 To gain adequacy to make critical evaluation and synthesis; X
5 To have behavior and ethical sensitivity in conformity with academic life. X
6 To be open minded for renewal and new ideas and to obtain ability to suggest new ideas. X
7 To be experienced to contribute to Cultural Studies in the institutional and methodological context by scientific studies. X
8 To share his/her academic studies with academia via national and international conferences. X
9 To make a scientific research in the area of Cultural Studies based on an asserted thesis with gaining the habit of acquisition of research and project. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 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 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 4 64
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 142
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.68
dersAKTSKredisi 6