Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Communication Theories BH 605 0 3 + 0 3 6
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Course Language Turkish
Course Level Doctorate Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. METİN IŞIK
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Course Objective It is aimed to examine, knowing that communication is a interdisciplinary science,theories, models and approaches up to the present.
Course Content In this couse the goal is to provide learners communicative theories, models and approaches.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Comprehend the basic approaches to the communication. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework, Project / Design,
2 Get knowledge about communcation theories. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework, Project / Design,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Conceptual Framework: Mass and public, Models
2 Basic Approaches to the communication
3 Efficiency Surveys
4 Newcomp Model
5 Maletzke Model
6 Uses and Gratifications Theory
7 Diffusion Theory
8 Midterm
9 Socialization Theory
10 Agenda-Setting Theory
11 Gate Keeper Theory
12 Nurture Theory
13 Cultural Imperialism Theory
14 Discussion and Evaluation
Course Notes Metin Işık, Kitle İletişim Teorilerine Giriş, Eğitim Kitabevi
Course Resources Konca Yumlu, Kitle İletişim Kuram ve Araştırmaları, Nam Basım,
Mc Quail Denis ve Swen Windahl, İletişim Modelleri, İmaj Yayınları,
Yasemin İnceoğlu, Medya ve Çocuk Rehberi, Eğitim Kitabevi,
Nurdoğan Rigel, Rüya Körleşmesi, Der Yayınları.
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. Ara Sınav 50
1. Kısa Sınav 20
1. Ödev 15
2. Ödev 15
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 4 64
Mid-terms 1 3 3
Quiz 1 2 2
Assignment 2 6 12
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 149
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.96
dersAKTSKredisi 6