Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Intergovernmental Relations SBK 508 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. ÖZER KÖSEOĞLU
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Course Objective This lecture aims at understanding and explaining the intergovernmental relations.
Course Content Administrative, financial and political relations between central and local governments
Effects of new public administration on intergovernmental relations
Central-local government relations in Turkey
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 S/he analyzes what different dimensions of intergovernmental relations are and how they work. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 S/he evaluates and examines the roles of local government and central government in term of public services. Discussion, Lecture, Question-Answer, Homework, Testing,
3 S/he evaluates administrative and financial relations between central government and the local governments through the examples. Question-Answer, Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
4 S/he examines the roles of local governmental associations in the local public services Discussion, Lecture, Question-Answer, Homework, Testing,
5 S/he analyzes relationship of local governments with similar organizations in the different countries Question-Answer, Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
6 S/he evaluates the problems of relationship between local governments and central government in Turkey and s/he searches solutions. Discussion, Lecture, Question-Answer, Homework, Testing,
7 S/he evaluates how public service is distributed between central and local governments; and also within local governments Question-Answer, Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Confining central government
2 Local government
3 Functional local administration
4 Intergovernmental administrative relations
5 Intergovernmental financial relations
6 Intergovernmental political relations
7 Models depending on Intergovernmental relations
9 Thought of decentralization
10 Governance in a local, national and regional level
11 New public management and its impact on intergovernmental relations
12 Globalizations and Intergovernmental relations
13 Intergovernmental relations in developed and developing countries
14 Intergovernmental relations in Turkey and vital problems
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Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 60
1. Performans Görevi (Seminer) 40
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 3 48
Mid-terms 1 15 15
Quiz 1 10 10
Assignment 1 10 10
Final examination 1 15 15
Total Workload 146
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.84
dersAKTSKredisi 6