Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Social Policy In Eu CEK 251 3 3 + 0 3 5
Precondition Courses <p>Social Policy</p>
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. CİHAN SELEK ÖZ
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. CİHAN SELEK ÖZ,
Course Assistants

Res.Asst. Yunus YİĞİT

Course Category Available Basic Education in the Field
Course Objective

The aim of this course is to evaluate the current situation of Turkey in the direction of the EU's understanding of social policy and practices and to produce solution strategies on how to develop it.

Course Content

The origins of social policy in the EU, The European Social Model, Social policy dimension of EU-Turkey relations

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Have knowledge of EU's establishment history, reasons for establishment and enlargement process. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Case Study, Testing, Homework,
2 Learn the basic and auxiliary organs of the EU and the decision-making process Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Case Study, Testing, Homework,
3 Discuss the place, importance and function of the day-to-day social policy in the EU from its establishment Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Case Study, Testing, Homework,
4 Describe different welfare regimes within the EU Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Case Study, Testing, Homework,
5 Learn social policies developed for various social problems in EU Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Case Study, Testing, Homework,
6 Have an idea about the dimensions of social policies of Turkey-EU relations Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Case Study, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 History and expansion of the EU Cihan Selek Öz, Social Policy in EU Lecture Notes
2 Decision-making, executive, judicial and financial bodies of the EU Cihan Selek Öz, Social Policy in EU Lecture Notes
3 Advisory bodies of the EU, decision-making process and EU acquis Cihan Selek Öz, Social Policy in EU Lecture Notes
4 Historical origins of social policy in the EU (the period up to 1970) Cihan Selek Öz, Social Policy in EU Lecture Notes
5 Historical origins of social policy in the EU (the period after 1970) Cihan Selek Öz, Social Policy in EU Lecture Notes
6 Draft EU constitution, the Lisbon Treaty and Social Policy. Is there a Social Europe? Cihan Selek Öz, Social Policy in EU Lecture Notes
7 EU Employment Policies Cihan Selek Öz, Social Policy in EU Lecture Notes
8 EU Gender Equality in Working Life Cihan Selek Öz, Social Policy in EU Lecture Notes
9 Midterm
10 Social exclusion and poverty in the EU Cihan Selek Öz, Social Policy in EU Lecture Notes
11 Social dialog in the EU Cihan Selek Öz, Social Policy in EU Lecture Notes
12 EU-Turkey Relations (From past to present) Cihan Selek Öz, Social Policy in EU Lecture Notes
13 Negotiating Framework documents and EU Social Policy´s reflections on the Turkey´s social policy. Cihan Selek Öz, Social Policy in EU Lecture Notes
14 The last progress report, the chapter on social policy and employment Cihan Selek Öz, Social Policy in EU Lecture Notes
Resources
Course Notes <p>Cihan Selek &Ouml;z, Social Policy in EU Lecture Notes</p>
Course Resources

Özcüre, Gürol (2010), Avrupa Birliği’nin Sosyal Politikası ve Türkiye, Derin Yayınları, İstanbul.
Ceylan Ataman, Berrin (2010), Türkiye´nin Adaylık Sürecinde Avrupa Birliği İstihdam ve Sosyal Politikası, Siyasal Kitabevi, Ankara.
Çelik, Aziz (2008), AB Sosyal Politikası Uyum Sürecinin Uyumsuz Alanı, II. Baskı, Kitap Yayınevi, İstanbul.
Koray, Meryem (2005), Avrupa Toplum Modeli, İmge Yayınevi, Ankara.
Hekimler, Alpay (2004), AB-Türkiye&Endüstri İlişkileri, Beta Basım, İstanbul.
Aykaç, Mustafa ve Zeki Parlak (2003), Tüm Yönleriyle Türkiye-AB İlişkileri, Elif Kitabevi, İstanbul.

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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 X
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
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
7 Ability to work effectively in groups
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. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 10
1. Ara Sınav 70
Total 100
1. Final 50
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 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 2 5 10
Assignment 1 5 5
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 131
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.24
dersAKTSKredisi 5