Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Disability Policies CEK 457 7 3 + 0 3 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi ONUR METİN
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi ONUR METİN,
Course Assistants

Res.Asst. Yunus Yiğit

Course Category
Course Objective

1. To determine problems of disabled peoples’ in social life and to improve resolution strategies within the frame of social policy.
2. To show the importance of community based social policies and social services for disabled peoples’ total involvement to social life.

Course Content

To determine social policy areas to eliminate obstacles surrounding diabled people. To show the types of community based social rehabilitation that ensures disabled peoples’ total involvement to social life.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 To improve disabled-friendly employment policies. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Case Study, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
2 To improve a social security system for aidless disabled people. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Case Study, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
3 To know characteristics of care assurance system of handicapped people in need of nursing. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Motivations to Show, Group Study, Case Study, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
4 Understand the disability in the basic application areas of social policy Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Social dimesion of disability concept
2 Historical perspective to disability
3 Development of social life and right to life of disabled people
4 Disabled-friendly active employment policies (Vocational Rehabilitation, vocational guidance, handicapped employment quota system)
5 Disabled-friendly sheltered workshops in the world
6 Employment policies and sheltered workshops for disabled people in Turkey (Legal frame and relative directive )
7 Employment policies and sheltered workshops for disabled people in Turkey (local practises, problems and new pursuits)
8 Local disability policies
9 Midterm exam
10 Social security of disabled people (Poverty of disabled people, unemployment of disabled people, deprival of disabled people)
11 Social security of aidless disabled people in Turkey (Public relief, 2022 numbered Law, Foundation of Social Help and Solidarity)
12 Social adaptation oh disabled people and community based rehabilitation
13 Participated democracy and disabled people (municipal councils)
14 Social security of handicapped people in need of nursing and social care insurance
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Acquiring theoretical and practical competency in the fields of industrial relations, human resource management, social policy and labour and social security law both at national and international levels
2 Mastering core industrial relations concepts
3 Demonstrating awareness of issues related to social justice X
4 Competent use of Turkish language in written and oral communication and ability to reflect on what you have learned, and to conduct an inventory of skills and competencies gained X
5 Ability to engage in independent analysis and communication of results and ability to independently formulate research or term paper topics X
6 Competent use of statistics and databases to analyze data, interpreting graphs , tables, and index numbers and constructing them to convey information X
7 Ability to work effectively in groups X
8 Competent use of a foreign language in terms of oral, written and learning skills
9 Competent use of word processing, presentation, spreadsheet and statistical software used in human resources and labour relations
10 Developing an ethical sensitivity in professional and scientific contexts X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 40
1. Kısa Sınav 20
2. Kısa Sınav 20
1. Ödev 20
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
Assignment 1 15 15
Final examination 1 15 15
Total Workload 136
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.44
dersAKTSKredisi 5