Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Media and Social Change ILB 623 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Doctorate Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. AHMET ESKİCUMALI
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. AHMET ESKİCUMALI,
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective The aim of this course to teach the relation of between media and social change
Course Content What is social change?, Theories of social change, positivizm, Modernity, Industrial society, capitalism, globalization,New World, postmodernity,secularism,Information Society, etc. Concepts and reflections of social life. Relation of social change and media, social change and communication, the impact of social movements in social change,social change and social instutions, the role and important of democracy and freedom expression in social change, The expression of social change phenomenon in the media, changing media with social change, new media and the role of new media in social change
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Analyzes the impact of social change and social change organizations Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam,
2 Explain the theory of social change Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
3 Evaluate the relationship of social change and communication Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
4 Evaluate social change and media relations Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam,
5 Criticizes the role of the media in social change. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 What is social change?
2 Theories of social change
3 positivizm, Modernity, ,
4 Industrial society, capitalism
5 globalization,New World
6 Postmodernity,secularism,Information Society
7 Concepts and reflections of social life.
8 Relation of social change and media
9 midterm exam
10 social change and communication
11 The impact of social movements in social change
12 Social change and social instutions,
13 The role and important of democracy and freedom expression in social change
14 changing media with social change, new media and the role of new media in social change
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources Erkilet, A, Toplumsal Yapı ve Değişme Kuramları, Hece yayınları, 2007
Kongar, E, Toplumsal Değişme Kuramları ve Türkiye Gerçeği, Remzi kitabevi, istanbul
Bilgili, C, osyal Medya ve Ağ Toplumu 1: Kitle İletişiminde Yaşanan Değişimler
Smith, A, Toplumsal Değişme Anlayışı,Gündoğan yayınları, 2009
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. Ödev 50
1. Performans Görevi (Seminer) 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 3 48
Mid-terms 1 20 20
Project / Design 1 20 20
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 156
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.24
dersAKTSKredisi 6