Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Metropolitan Government SBK 514 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses None
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. FERRUH TUZCUOĞLU
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. FERRUH TUZCUOĞLU,
Course Assistants Res. Asst. Mustafa KÖMÜRCÜOĞLU
Course Category
Course Objective The aim of thes course is to examine development, kinds and organisation of metropolitan municipalities in Turkey and in the world.
Course Content The concept of city, types of cities, theories of city, metropolitan cities, metropolitan governments, development of metropolitan municipalities in Turkey.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 One comments on urban theories and theoretical foundations of urbanization and s/he analyzes them. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 One explains historical circumstances the urbanization in general for the world, in special for Turkey. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
3 One explains metropolitan policies in different countries, and s/he compares whit each other. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
4 One evaluates metropolitan management practices in different countries. Lecture, Question-Answer, Simulation, Testing, Homework,
5 One comments population movements in Turkey and the development of metropolitan phenomenon. Lecture, Question-Answer, Brain Storming, Testing, Homework,
6 One defines and describes organization of metropolitan municipalities in Turkey and s/he evaluates the effectiveness of it. Lecture, Question-Answer, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Urban history
2 Types of city
3 Metropolitan Cities
4 Urban theories
5 Metropolitan Policies
6 Models about metropolitan goverments
7 Example of metropolitan government: Denmark, UNIGOV, India
8 Midterm exam
9 Examples of metropolitan government: Toronto, Tokyo, London, Barcelona
10 Examples of metropolitan government: : Paris, Hannover, Lakewood, San Francisco
11 Population movements and development of metropolitan cities in Turkey
12 Administration of Metropolitan Cities in Turkey: Model of Metropolitan Municipality
13 Share of authority in Metropolitan Municipalities
14 Planning and Coordination in Metropolitan Municipalities
Course Notes
Course Resources
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 70
Total 70
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 40
1. Final 60
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 10 10
Quiz 2 10 20
Assignment 1 10 10
Oral Examination 3 5 15
Performance Task (Laboratory) 1 3 3
Total Workload 154
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.16
dersAKTSKredisi 6