Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Comparative Public Policy SBK 516 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
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants

Araş. Gör. Ömer Faruk Köktaş

Course Category
Course Objective

There is growing interest in public policy both in academia and in practice. The comparative public policy, a subdivision of the public policy discipline, focuses on examining the public policies of different countries at different times from a comparative perspective.

Course Content

Comparative public policy analysis and reporting; the roles of actors and actors of the public policy process; comparative public policy theories; globalization, governance and Europeanization

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 One knows the comparative method and implements for the solution of public policy problems. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Case Study, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
2 One can analyze the process of change of public policies. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Case Study, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
3 One knows and explains the process and dynamics of transferring and learning public policies. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Case Study, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
4 One explains the effects of globalization and regionalization processes on public policies. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Case Study, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Comparative research methodology
2 Comparative policy analysis and report preparation
3 Types of public policy: Distributive, redistributive and regulatory policies
4 Public policy making process: Rational and incremental policy making
5 Tools for implementing public policies
6 National and international actors of public policies
7 Institutional theory and new institutionalism: Case study analysis
8 Policy Networks and Advocacy Coalitions: Case Study Analysis
9 Public policy change and the termination of public policies: Case Study Analysis
10 Learning, teaching and transferring public policies: Case Study Analysis
11 Methods of analysis of public policy
12 Globalization, governance and public policies
13 Europeanization, regionalization and public policies
14 Seminar
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources

Zahid Sobacı (2014), İdari Reform ve Politika Transferi, Dora Yayınları

Mete Yıldız ve Zahid Sobacı (2014), Kamu Politikası Kuram ve Uygulama, Adres Yayınları.

Ruth Lane (2014), Karşılaştırmalı Siyaset Sanatı, Küre Yayınları.

Sabri Sayarı ve Hasret Dikici Bilgin (2016), Karşılaştırmalı Siyaset: Temel Konular ve Yaklaşımlar, İstanbul Bilgi Üniversitesi Yayınları.

Anneliese Dodds (2013), Comparative Public Policy, Palgrave Macmillan.

Richard Rose (2005), Learning from Comparative Public Policy: A Practicel Guide, Routledge.

Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 40
1. Sözlü Sınav 10
2. Sözlü Sınav 10
1. Performans Görevi (Seminer) 40
Total 100
1. Final 50
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 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 10 10
Quiz 1 10 10
Assignment 1 15 15
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 141
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.64
dersAKTSKredisi 6