Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Social Policy CEK 391 5 2 + 0 2 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi ABDULKADİR ALTINSOY
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi ABDULKADİR ALTINSOY,
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective The aims of this course are to analyse socio-economic evolutions and problems in social and labour life through the historical process and to determine problems of different social groups and to improve solution strategies with social policy instruments.
Course Content In this course, different viewpoints about social policy theories will be researched. In addition to this, subjects such as unemployment, migration, poverty, social problems in Turkey will be discussed. Different social grouups such as family, young people, unemployed people, poors, disabled people will be examined
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 It defines social policy concept from narrow to wider perspective Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Case Study, Testing, Homework,
2 It explains national and international level activities of social policy. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Case Study, Testing, Homework,
3 It explains the concept of trade unions and the process of change in the union rights. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Case Study, Testing, Homework,
4 It discusses the social policy applications in Turkey Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Case Study, Testing, Homework,
5 It develops ideas towards domination of social policies such as peace and solidarity in the society. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Case Study, Testing, Homework,
6 It evaluates significance, reasons and results of overall social policy applications in social sciences. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Brain Storming, Case Study, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 The meaning of social policy as a concept and its historical background
2 Aims of social policy: social peace, social solidarity, social justice, social integration, social development, welfare, aid.
3 From yesterday to today social state, social security, social aids and social services in Ottoman Empire and Turkish Rebuclic
4 Social policies for labour life (a: preventions for cop out in work life; b: preventions for mobbing and sexual harassment in work life; c: organizational performance in work life; d: social accountability in organizations)
5 Social policies for family life (a: natural and social foundations of motherhood; b: social policies for violence in family)
6 Social policies for women (a: psycho-social rehabilitation of prostitutes; b: feminst gender policies ve gender mainstreaming)
7 Social policies that provides social justice (a: distribution of income and welfare; b: social transfers; c: social tax system; d: types of welfare distribution)
8 Basic policies and viewpoints of social evolution and social progress (social structural, demographic structural, social capital, social movements, quality of life, social welfare services and social planning)
9 mid-term exam
10 Policies for Turkey?s social problems (a: social policies for ragamuffins in Turkey)
11 Policies for Turkey?s social problems (a: social policy strategies for elderly and disabled people in Turkey; b: Active policy for elderly and disabled people; c: care problems of elderly and disabled people and social policies)
12 Policies for Turkey?s socio-economicl problems (a: poverty and struggle with poverty; b: unemployment and active employment policies)
13 Policies for Turkey?s social problems in public administration (a: local social policy practices in Turkey; b: social municipality and local social development)
14 Evolution in social state mentality of Turkey in the way to EU and looking for new pradigms.
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources Selek. Öz; Cihan; Seyyar, Ali; İNSAN KAYNAKLARI TERİMLERİ (ANSİKLOPEDİK SÖZLÜK); Değişim Yayınevi; 2007.
Özdemir, Süleyman; Küreselleşme Sürecinde Refah Devleti, İTO Yayınları; İstanbul; 2004.
Seyyar, Ali; İnsan ve Toplum Bilimleri Terimleri (Ansiklopedik Sosyal Bilimler Sözlüğü); Değişim Yayınları; Sakarya; Nisan 2007.
Talas, Cahit; Türkiye´nin Açıklamalı Sosyal Politika Tarihi; Bilgi Yay.; Ankara; 1992.
Şenkal, Abdülkadir; Küreselleşme Sürecinde Sosyal Politika; Alfa yayınları; İstanbul; 2005.
Sözer, Ali Nazım ve Saraç, Coşkun; Türkiye´de Sosyal Hukuk; 2. Baskı; Fakülteler Kitabevi Barış Yay.; İzmir; 1998. Mess Dergisi; Yıl 8; Sayı: 32; Ekim 2003.
Şeker, Mehmet; İslam?da Sosyal Dayanışma Müesseseleri; Diyanet Yay.; No. 240; Ank.; 1987.
Özdemir, Süleyman; Küreselleşme Sürecinde Refah Devleti, İTO Yayınları; İstanbul; 2004.
Çobanoğlu, Şaban; Mobbing: İşyerinde Duygusal Saldırı ve Mücadele Yöntemleri; Timaş Yayınları; İstanbul; 2005.
Kurtulmuş, Sevgi; Aile Ödenekleri; Başbakanlık Aile Araştırma Kurumu; Bilim Serisi 102; Ank.; 1997.
Kozak, Erol; Bir Sosyal Siyaset Müessesi Olarak Vakıf; Sakarya Üniversitesi Matbaası; Sayı 7; Adapazarı; 1994.
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
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Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Kısa Sınav 15
2. Kısa Sınav 15
1. Ödev 20
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Total Workload 0
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 0
dersAKTSKredisi 5