Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Contemporary Political Movements SBK 521 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. İRFAN HAŞLAK
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants Res. Asst. Elif MADAKBAŞ, Res. Asst. Fatma YURTTAŞ, Res. Asst. Tuğrul KORKMAZ, Res. Asst. Dilşad TÜRKMENOĞLU KÖSE
Course Category
Course Objective This lecture aims to provide knowledge about movements that have gained wide currency such as feminism, environmentalism, nationalism and to understand recent forms that classic political movements has gained.
Course Content Liberalism, socialism, conservatism, transformation in ideologies, environmentalism, nationalism, feminism
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 S/he knows main concepts of political movements, s/he distinguishes modern movements from traditional movements. Lecture, Discussion, Testing,
2 S/he analyzes the transformations of classic movements in modern era. Lecture, Discussion, Testing,
3 S/he distinguishes neo-conservatism from conservatism. Lecture, Discussion, Testing,
4 S/he knows effects of contemporary political movements on nationalism Lecture, Discussion, Testing,
5 S/he examines environmentalism as political movement. Lecture, Discussion, Testing,
6 S/he gains knowledge on feminism which sets ground for women studies. Lecture, Discussion, Testing,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction: Concepts and Issues
2 Liberalism: Classic Period
3 Liberalism: Social and Modern
4 Socialism: Marxism
5 Socialism: Transformation in Ideology
6 Conservatism: Emergence and Basic Features
7 Conservatism: Neo-Conservatism
8 Midterm Exam
9 Nationalism
10 Feminism I
11 Feminism II
12 Environmentalism I
13 Environmentalism II
14 General Evaluation
Course Notes
Course Resources
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 40
1. Ödev 60
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 10 10
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 142
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.68
dersAKTSKredisi 6