Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Comperative Democratisation SBK 618 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Doctorate Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. İRFAN HAŞLAK
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective

The aim of this course is to provide a historical background to the development of democracy in different countries. Apart from the course also intends to get to grips with the models of democracy to a certain extent.

 

Course Content

Meaning of democracy, features and models of democratic form of government; Democracy and revolutions- English civil war, the French Revolution; Amerikan civil war, Democratisation attempts in developing world, From Praxis to theory: lessons from democratisation attempts

 

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Lecture, Discussion, Testing,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Meaning and history of democracy
2 English civil war: Development of English democracy 1
3 English civil war: Development of English democracy 2
4 American civil war: Development of democracy in America 1
5 American civil war: Development of democracy in America 2
6 The French Revolution and democracy in France 1
7 The French Revolution and democracy in France 2
8 Developments in the 19th century. Transition to representative democracy
9 Democracy in developing world 1
10 Democracy in developing world 2
11 Democracy and Marxist thought
12 Democracy and liberal thought
13 Democratisation of democracy: radical democracy
14 Globalisation and democracy
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Having knowledge and thought about actual topics and problems together with their historical, social and cultural aspects Having knowledge and thought about actual topics and problems together with their historical, social and cultural aspects Having and using advanced knowledge and comprehension supported by textbooks including actual knowledge in international relations literature, materials and the other scientific resources Having and using advanced knowledge and comprehension supported by textbooks including actual knowledge in international relations literature, materials and the other scientific resources
2 Analyzing data, ideas and concepts of foreign policy and international relations, determining complex events and topics, making discussions and developing new suggestions in accordance with researches Analyzing data, ideas and concepts of foreign policy and international relations, determining complex events and topics, making discussions and developing new suggestions in accordance with researches Having conscious about professional and scientific ethics Having conscious about professional and scientific ethics
3 Having the skill about methods and techniques in reaching knowledge Having the skill about methods and techniques in reaching knowledge
4 Having skill to improve career in the jobs such as attaché and ambassador Having skill to improve career in the jobs such as attaché and ambassador
5 Introducing those who are interested in international events with the topics of international relations and teaching clearly the problems of international relations and the types of solutions Introducing those who are interested in international events with the topics of international relations and teaching clearly the problems of international relations and the types of solutions Having the skills to take initiatives, capacity for team-working and open-minded Having the skills to take initiatives, capacity for team-working and open-minded Using Turkish well, having a good written and oral communication and also having ability of empathy Using Turkish well, having a good written and oral communication and also having ability of empathy
6 Accessing, examining and elucidating with scientific methods to the knowledge of international relations and expanding literature about international relations Accessing, examining and elucidating with scientific methods to the knowledge of international relations and expanding literature about international relations
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 70
1. Ödev 10
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Ödev 10
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 20 20
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 152
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.08
dersAKTSKredisi 6