Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Research Methods In Social Sciences UKY 502 1 3 + 0 3 7
Precondition Courses None
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. HAMZA AL
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. HAMZA AL,
Course Assistants Res. Asst. Hale BİRİCİKOĞLU, Res. Asst. Lütfi ÖZCAN, Res. Asst. Sefa USTA, Res. Asst. Osman NACAK
Course Category
Course Objective The aim of the course is to discuss the characteristics and main theories of organisation and bureaucracy, and to examine main issues related to Turkish bureaucracy.
Course Content Characteristic and definition of organisation and bureaucracy, theories of organisation and bureaucracy, principles of organisational structure, reasons to be caused bureaucratisation, bureaucracy in contemporary and developing countries, restriction and control of bureaucracy, evolution of bureaucracy in Turkey and its main characteristics.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Definition of organisation and bureaucracy
2 Elements of organisational structure
3 Theories of organisation and bureaucracy
4 Characteristics of bureaucracy
5 Bureaucracy in contemporary states
6 Bureaucracy in developing states
7 Bureaucracy and corruption
8 Negative aspects of bureaucracy
9 Control of bureaucracy
10 Evolution of bureaucracy in Turkey
11 Bureaucracy tradition from the Tanzimat to Republic
12 Bureaucracy in Single Party Period
13 Transition to the Multi Party Period and the change of bureaucracy’s functions
14 Effects of New Public Management on organisation and bureaucracy
Course Notes
Course Resources
Week Documents Description size
0 kitap eleştirisi 0.02 MB
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Ödev 25
2. Ödev 25
Total 100
1. Final 80
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 20
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 6 96
Mid-terms 1 25 25
Assignment 2 20 40
Final examination 1 30 30
Total Workload 239
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 9.56
dersAKTSKredisi 7