Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Mass Communication and Society BH 604 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Doctorate Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. NESRİN AKINCI ÇÖTOK
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Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective The aim of this course to teach mass communication and basic concepts of mass communication. Also to teach the relationship between mass communication and society.
Course Content What is mass communication?,Mass communication tools and manipulation, Propaganda and background,Theorie of socialization and mass society,The basis approaches in mass society,Mass society and culture industry,Mass communication and manipulation, Mass communication and mass social movements, the relationship between mass media and mass social movements,control of the mass media
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Explains mass communication and the basic concepts and importance. Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
2 Explains the mass media and its historical development. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
3 Comments on the mass media and community relations. Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
4 Analyzes the connection between mass media and mass society. Lecture, Project Based Learning, Testing, Oral Exam,
5 Evaluate mass society criticism. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Problem Solving, Oral Exam, Homework,
6 The relationship between mass social movements and mass media criticism. Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Oral Exam,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 What is mass communication?
2 Mass communication tools and manipulation,
3 Propaganda and background
4 Theorie of socialization and mass society
5 Theorie of socialization and mass society
6 The basis approaches in mass society
7 Mass society and culture industry
8 Mass communication and manipulation
9 Midterm exam
10 Mass communication and mass social movements
11 The relationship between mass media and mass social movements
12 The relationship between mass media and mass social movements
13 Control of the mass media
14 General assesment
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources lemdar, K. (1981). Türkiye’de Çağdaş Haberleşmenin Tarihsel Kökenleri. Ankara:AİTİA.
Alemdar, K. (2009) (Der.) Türkiye’de İletişimin Dünü, Bugünü ve Yarını. Ankara: AGC.
ackson, J. D., G. M. Nielsen and Y. Hsu (2012). Mediated
Society: A Critical Sociology of Media. London: Oxford University Press
Uluç, G. (2003). Küreselleşen Medya: İktidar ve Mücadele Alanı. Ankara: Anahtar
Alemdar Korkmaz, Raşit Kaya, Kitle İletişiminde Temel Yaklaşımlar, Savaş Yayınevi, Ankara,1983.
Oskay Ünsal, Kitle Haberleşmesi Teorilerine Giriş, Der Yayınları, İstanbul,1992.
Adıgüzel,Y ,Kitle toplumunun açmazları, Kültür endüstrisi,Eser Kitabevi
Atiker, E, Modernizm ve Kitle toplumu, Vadi 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. Ödev 30
1. Proje / Tasarım 20
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 4 64
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Assignment 1 10 10
Project / Design 1 20 20
Total Workload 152
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.08
dersAKTSKredisi 6