Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Comperative Democratisation SBK 614 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses none
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Doctorate Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. İRFAN HAŞLAK
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants Res. Asst. Elif MADAKBAŞ, Res. Asst. Fatma YURTTAŞ, Res. Asst. Nebi MİŞ, Res. Asst. Dilşad TÜRKMENOĞLU KÖSE
Course Category
Course Objective The aim of this course is to provide a historical background to the development of democracy in different countries. Apart from the course also intends to get to grips with the models of democracy to a certain extent.
Course Content Meaning of democracy, features and models of democratic form of government; Democracy and revolutions- English civil war, the French Revolution; Amerikan civil war, Democratisation attempts in developing world, From Praxis to theory: lessons from democratisation attempts
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 S/he understands how democracy takes shape in Anglo Saxon culture. Lecture, Discussion, Testing,
2 S/he understands how democracy takes shape in Continental Europe. Lecture, Discussion, Testing,
3 S/he analyzes how different political thought systems deal with the issue of democracy and s/he redefines the concept of democracy. Lecture, Discussion, Testing,
4 S/he deals with how level of development affects the process of democratization. Lecture, Discussion, Testing,
5 S/he gains knowledge about critical approaches to democracy and s/he analyzes these critics. Lecture, Discussion, Testing,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Meaning and history of democracy
2 English civil war: Development of English democracy 1
3 English civil war: Development of English democracy 2
4 American civil war: Development of democracy in America 1
5 American civil war: Development of democracy in America 2
6 The French Revolution and democracy in France 1
7 The French Revolution and democracy in France 2
8 Developments in the 19th century. Transition to representative democracy
9 Democracy in developing world 1
10 Democracy in developing world 2
11 Democracy and Marxist thought
12 Democracy and liberal thought
13 Democratisation of democracy: radical democracy
14 Globalisation and democracy
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Having comprehensive knowledge on bureaucracy, human resource management, social structure of Turkey, Turkish political life, theories of democracy, human rights e.g. X
1 Having comprehensive knowledge on bureaucracy, human resource management, social structure of Turkey, Turkish political life, theories of democracy, human rights e.g. X
2 Having skills regarding methodology and research techniques for producing, using and accessing knowledge. X
2 Having skills regarding methodology and research techniques for producing, using and accessing knowledge. X
3 Having potential and ability of development himself/herself on the career fields of public administration like governing, inspectorship and controllership. X
3 Having potential and ability of development himself/herself on the career fields of public administration like governing, inspectorship and controllership. X
4 Having qualities for varying positions of management (for instance human resources, public relations, finance and inspection) in public organizations, political institutions, private sector and non-profit establishments. X
4 Having qualities for varying positions of management (for instance human resources, public relations, finance and inspection) in public organizations, political institutions, private sector and non-profit establishments. X
5 Having different views for issues, facts and cases, having capacity of proposing solutions, and preparing program and decision drafts. X
5 Having different views for issues, facts and cases, having capacity of proposing solutions, and preparing program and decision drafts. X
6 Following theoretical and practical developments in the fields of administration, law, politics, urbanization and environmental issues at national and international levels. X
6 Following theoretical and practical developments in the fields of administration, law, politics, urbanization and environmental issues at national and international levels. X
7 Compatible for team work, having ability of taking initiative, open for innovative ideas and analytical thought. X
7 Compatible for team work, having ability of taking initiative, open for innovative ideas and analytical thought. X
8 Using Turkish properly, expressing himself/herself accurately and has ability of empathy. X
8 Using Turkish properly, expressing himself/herself accurately and has ability of empathy. X
9 Awareness of professional and scientific ethical codes. X
9 Awareness of professional and scientific ethical codes. X
10 X
10 X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 70
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
3. Kısa 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 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 4 64
Mid-terms 1 20 20
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 152
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.08
dersAKTSKredisi 6