Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Technology and Communication ILB 638 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Doctorate Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi KADRİYE KOBAK
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi KADRİYE KOBAK,
Course Assistants
Course Category Available Basic Education in the Field
Course Objective

Comprehending the communication processes which are mediated through an apparatus.

Course Content

This course analyzes forms and contents of new media in the era of convergent technologies.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Grasps the relation between machine and man Lecture, Discussion, Oral Exam,
2 Understands the convergence of nano-bio-info-cogno technologies Lecture, Question-Answer, Oral Exam,
3 Learns the speculations on post-humanity Lecture, Demonstration, Oral Exam,
4 Practices though a personal project Project Based Learning, Project / Design,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 What is utopia?
2 Science fiction in literature
3 Science fiction in cinema
4 Virtual Reality and augmented Reality
5 Convergence
6 Body and Wearable Technologies
7 The evolution of the apparatuses
8 The evolution of the message
9 Designing the projects
10 Designing the projects
11 Designing the projects
12 Convergent Technologies and Ethics
13 Critical Thinking and New Tecnologies
14 General Review
Course Notes
Course Resources

Braidotti, R. (2014) İnsan Sonrası, İstanbul: Kolektif Kitap.
Buck-Morss, S. (2004) Rüya Alemi ve Felaket, İstanbul: Metis.
Baudrillard, J (2002) Simülakrlar ve Simülasyon, İstanbul: Boğaziçi Üniversitesi Yayınları.
Haraway, D. (2006) Siborg Manifestosu, İstanbul: Agora
Bauman, Z. (2012) Ölümlülük, Ölümsüzlük ve Diğer Hayat Stratejileri, İstanbul: Ayrıntı
Ellul, J. (2003) Teknoloji Toplumu, İstanbul: Bakış.
Kumar, K. (2006) Modern Zmanlarda Ütopya ve Karşıütopya, İstanbul: Kalkedon.
Mestrovic, S. (1999) Duyguötesi Toplum, İstanbul: Ayrıntı.
Tandaçgüneş, N (2013) Ütopya, İstanbul: Ayrıntı.
Marx, K. (2002) 1844 El Yazmaları, İstanbul: İletişim

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To have the theoretical knowledge and competence to the doctoral level in various fields of communication science X
2 To be able to follow the recent studies, development and innovations associated with the field. X
3 To be able to analyze and discuss the empirical and theoretical work in the field. X
4 To have the competence for carrying out both theoretical and practical research related to communication sciences X
5 To have the ability to access information, do research, collect data at national and internetional level and have the ability to analyze and interpret them. X
6 To able to interact with different disciplines and develop the ability to produce interdisciplinary studies. X
7 To make the student perform publication at national and international level and be able to contribute academic literature X
8 Being aware of the ethical responsibility and behave accordingly through the process the studies X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Sözlü Sınav 50
2. Sözlü Sınav 50
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 40
1. Final 60
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 2 32
Oral Examination 2 20 40
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 140
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.6
dersAKTSKredisi 6