Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Urbanization Problems In Turkey UMS 503 0 3 + 0 3 7
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. HALİL İBRAHİM AYDINLI
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. HALİL İBRAHİM AYDINLI,
Course Assistants Research Asist. Duygu Demirol
Course Category
Course Objective The aim of this course is to analyze development and problems of urbanism in Turkey. Especially after 1950, Advanced urbanization in Turkey but this development has brought about a number of issues. Slum housing has emerged as the focal point of this issue. Thus while processing this course, as well as different aspects of urbanism, especially with the emphasis problematic aspects will be discussed. The course was developed in the context of solutions to problems of urbanism will also be analyzed
Course Content Features of modern urbanization, urbanization in Turkey, Turkey Urbanization Policy, Turkey Specific reasons of urbanization, Urban Theories, Urban Planning Process, Housing Policy, Squatters, Urban Poverty
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Urban theories and theoretical fundamentals of urbanization reviews and analyzes them Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 As general in the world, specially in Turkey, describes the history of urbanization Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
3 Theories of urban planning, the process, the legal basis of learning and evaluate them showed these regions with plans Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
4 For urban poverty alleviation to evaluate the effectiveness of central government and local governments Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
5 Measures to be taken against the destruction of natural events, analyzes, evaluates the effectiveness of these measures. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
6 Assess the problem of slums in Turkey and respective solutions are discussed. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 History of the city in Turkey and in the world
2 Urban and urban concepts
3 Urbanization in Turkey
4 Causes of urbanization in Turkey
5 Urbanization theories
6 City planning, zoning plan
7 Planning for Regional Development
8 Slum problem
9 Midterm Exam
10 Urban Poverty
11 Urbanize Problem
12 Urban Security Problem
13 Natural disasters and Turkey
14 General Evaluation
Course Notes 1 )Toprak, Zerrin (2008), Kent Yönetimi ve Politikası, Birleşik Matbaacılık, İzmir.<br>2) Keleş, Ruşen (2007), Kentleşme Politikası, İmge Kitabevi, Ankara.<br>3) Keleş, Ruşen (2006), Yerinden Yönetim ve Siyaset, Cem Yayınevi, İstanbul
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Ödev 25
2. Ödev 25
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 20
1. Final 80
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 25 25
Assignment 2 25 50
Final examination 1 25 25
Total Workload 196
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 7.84
dersAKTSKredisi 7