Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Mass Communication Systems HIR 007 0 3 + 0 3 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. METİN IŞIK
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. METİN IŞIK,
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective The goal of this lecture is to examine mass communication systems? developing process and structure.
Course Content Within the scope of the lecture these titles will be discussed: normative media theories, developing process of media theories, disciplines and practices of normative media theories, inspection methods for communcation areas, growing communication organizes in Europe and Turkey.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Analyzes the process and structure of mass communication. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework, Project / Design,
2 Analyzes the effects of media to social life critically. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework, Project / Design,
3 Explains the changing process of communication politics. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework, Project / Design,
4 Compares communication systems from different countries. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework, Project / Design,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Relations Between Communication And Other Disciplines.
2 Studies in Classification About Communication Systems
3 Normative Media Theories
4 Authoritative ? Liberal Media Theories
5 Social Responsibility Theory
6 Soviet ? Totalitarian Media Theory
7 Development Tool Theory Participatory Democratic Media Theories
8 Midterm
9 Changing Communication Politics
10 Corporatization of Communication Politics and Deregulation Tendency.
11 Reasons and Elements of Communcation Arrangements
12 Communcational Regulation and Supervisory
13 Communcation Arrays Development In Europe
14 Arrangements of Communication Array In Turkey
Course Notes Işık, Metin (2002). Dünya ve Türkiye Bağlamında Kitle İletişim Sistemleri. Konya: Eğitim Kitabevi.
Course Resources 1. Işık, Metin (2005). Kitle İletişim Teorilerine Giriş. Konya: Eğitim Kitabevi.
2. Işık, Metin (2000). İletişimden Kitle İletişimine. Konya: Mikro Yayınları.
3. İlal, Ersin (2007). İletişim Yığınsal İletim Araçları ve Toplum, İstanbul: Der Yayınları.
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Knows Pr and Advertising Theories X
3 Has social reponsibility X
4 Knows how to communicate effectively X
5 Creates Pr and Advertising projects. X
7 Manages media relations X
8 Creates persuasive messages by using images and words X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Kısa Sınav 20
1. Ödev 15
2. Ödev 15
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 3 48
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Quiz 1 10 10
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 126
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.04
dersAKTSKredisi 5