Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Civil Society and Democracy UKY 512 0 3 + 0 3 7
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi FATMA YURTTAŞ ÖZCAN
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants Res. Asst. Hale BİRİCİKOĞLU
Course Category
Course Objective This course aims to examine the Turkish administrative reforms in a historical perspective and tries to analyze new trends in public administration understanding.
Course Content Recent trends of thought in public administration, basic approaches on public administration reform and effects of these approaches to reorganisation, country experiences on reorganisation and reorganisation efforts in Turkey
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 One evaluates the historical and intellectual background of the concept of civil society. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing,
2 One analyze the relationship between state and the civil society. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing,
3 One evaluates the relationship between democracy and civil society. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing,
4 One analyzes the development of civil society in the Ottoman Empire. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing,
5 One evaluates the development of civil society in Turkey. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing,
6 One evaluate the importance of civil society and place in the transformation of Turkish politics. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Historical and philosophical foundations of the concept of civil society
2 Hegel´s concept of civil society
3 Marx´s concept of civil society
4 Gramsci´s concept of civil society
5 State-civil society relationship
6 Theories of Democracy
7 Relationship between democracy and civil society
8 Civil Society in the Ottoman Empire
9 Midterm exam
10 Civil Society in the Period of One-Party
11 Civil Society until the 1980s from Multi-party period
12 Civil Society after 1980
13 Transformation of Turkish politics and civil society
14 General assessment
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 25
1. Ödev 37
2. Ödev 38
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 20
1. Final 80
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
Assignment 2 25 50
Final examination 1 30 30
Total Workload 186
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 7.44
dersAKTSKredisi 7