Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Media History BH 606 0 3 + 0 3 6
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Course Language Turkish
Course Level Doctorate Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. AHMET ESKİCUMALI
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Course Objective This course aims to enable student evaluate the history of communication in critical perspective.
Course Content Mass media, new media, traditional media, culture
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Defines the relationship between communication and technology. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework, Project / Design,
2 Defines the relationship among communication, culture, economy and politics. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework, Project / Design,
3 Knows the difference between traditional media and new media. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework, Project / Design,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction
2 Communication and Technology Relation
3 Communication, culture, economy and politics relations
4 Communication Tolls in early society
5 Communication Tools in ancient civilizations
6 The roots of writings
7 The effects of writings and alphabet
8 Invention of printing press
9 Trade of news
10 Visual Technologies I
11 Visual Technologies II
12 New Media I
13 New Media II
14 Discussion
Course Notes David Crowley, Paul Heyer. İletişim Tatihi, Siyasal Kitabevi.
Course Resources
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 40
1. Performans Görevi (Uygulama) 30
1. Performans Görevi (Seminer) 30
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 5 5
Assignment 1 5 5
Final examination 1 15 15
Total Workload 140
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.6
dersAKTSKredisi 6