Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
International Relations ULI 201 3 2 + 0 2 5
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Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. KEMAL İNAT
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Course Objective The course will first start with a close examination of key issues in international relations such as the enforcement problem and power politics. It will also analyze briefly the evolution of the international system to facilitate students´ understanding of the current dynamics of the international system. It will then cover the role of diplomacy, propaganda, and economic relations in modern international relations.
Course Content The course will first start with a close examination of key issues in international relations such as the enforcement problem and power politics. It will also analyze briefly the evolution of the international system to facilitate students´ understanding of the current dynamics of the international system. It will then cover the role of diplomacy, propaganda, and economic relations in modern international relations.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 explains the basic concepts of international relations, Brain Storming, Self Study, Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Homework, Testing, Oral Exam,
2 defines the basic actors of international relations and explains its roles in the world politics, Discussion, Lecture, Brain Storming, Question-Answer, Oral Exam, Testing, Homework,
3 explains the constellation of power in the international system, Question-Answer, Brain Storming, Lecture, Discussion, Homework, Testing, Oral Exam,
4 explains the political system of the world in which international relations take place, Discussion, Lecture, Brain Storming, Self Study, Question-Answer, Oral Exam, Homework, Testing,
5 analyses the relation between the distribution of power in the international politics and the foreign politics of states, Question-Answer, Brain Storming, Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework, Oral Exam,
6 analyses the world problems within the scope of the faultiness of the international law, Discussion, Lecture, Question-Answer, Brain Storming, Oral Exam, Homework, Testing,
7 explains the sanction problem of the international law with the help of the example cases, Lecture, Brain Storming, Discussion, Question-Answer, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
8 compares the institutions who have been created for sanction of international law, Discussion, Brain Storming, Lecture, Question-Answer, Homework, Oral Exam, Testing,
9 explains the factors of influence about the creation of the foreign-policy decisions, Question-Answer, Brain Storming, Lecture, Discussion, Oral Exam, Testing, Homework,
10 explains the basic foreign policy preferencies of the states, Discussion, Lecture, Brain Storming, Question-Answer, Homework, Oral Exam, Testing,
11 analyses the current developments of international politics by use of the main concepts of the international relations. Question-Answer, Brain Storming, Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction to the international relations
2 Basic concepts in International Relations and foreign policy analysis
3 Actors of Internatinal Relations-I
4 Actors of Internatinal Relations-II
5 Power Politics
6 Economic power and world economic order
7 Military power and world military order
8 Power, democracy and diplomacy
9 Midterm Exam
10 Basic Parameters of Turkish Foreign Policy
11 Turkish-EU Relations
12 Relations between Turkey and the Middle East
13 Problems of Turkish Foreign Policy
14 Debating International Current Questions
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Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Having adequte scientific knowledge of Human Resources Management, basic business concepts and other social sciences
2 Thinking critically and analytically X
3 Having knowledge of communication and information technologies
4 In-depth understanding of the research process and application of a range of research techniques into studies, researches and projects X
5 In-depth understanding of usage of Human Resources Management and other social sciences theoretical and applied knowledge together.
6 Ability to interpret basic Business concepts from Human Resource Management perspective
7 Ability to implement basic HRM responsibilities in institutions such as HR Planning and staffing, labor relations, occupational healthy and safety, training planning, performance and rewards management, career planning, employment and interview techniques and legal HR issues
8 Implementing quality process approach into HRM process by considering institutional development, internal and external customer satisfaction; in case of need, having sense of responsibility making contribution for problem solving and continuous development and process excellence ability by problem identification, goal setting, reorganisation and change management skills
9 Management of resources and assets by considering budgetary, financial and legal issues; management of projects/operations with the ability of planning, implementation, and auditing; Having skills on management of self and other people
10 Enriching result oriented working approach with continous learning approach X
11 Strong oral and written communication skills and ability to present ideas and information effectively X
12 Being good at one foreign language, ability to communicate written and orally
13 Ability to work with people of various cultural and educational background by valuing team work, developing emphathy and listening skills X
14 Being conscious on social, academic and professional ethical values X
15 Development of critical theoretical appreciation of ´how´, ´why´ and ´where´ HRM contributes to and supports employee and societal development, and implementing these approach for applied and graduate projects and working life
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 60
1. Ödev 20
1. Sözlü Sınav 10
2. Sözlü Sınav 10
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 2 32
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Assignment 1 10 10
Oral Examination 2 10 20
Final examination 1 15 15
Total Workload 119
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.76
dersAKTSKredisi 5