Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Philosophical Thinking SAU 054 0 2 + 0 2 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. RAHMİ KARAKUŞ
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants
Course Category Other
Course Objective To bringe in understanding, explanation, criticism, synthesis and differentiation skills in the related field of study, through philosophical thought
Course Content To examine the texts concerning sciences ?especially human sciences? in line with the purposes pointed out
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 To be able to be acquainted with philosophical thinking. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
2 To be able to examine texts through philosophical thinking. Self Study, Homework,
3 To be able to be acquainted with the ways of thinking. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
4 To be able to analyse the logical structures from the point of view of mistake and appropriateness. Brain Storming, Self Study, Problem Solving, Homework,
5 To be able to justify thoughts and to distinguish justifications. Brain Storming, Self Study, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 What is to think?
2 What is to think?
3 The properties of philosophical thought
4 Philosophical thought and comparison with the other fields of study
5 Logic and thinking
6 Analytical thinking
7 Philosophical problems and thinking
8 Philosophical problems and thinking
9 Philosophical problems and thinking
10 Mid-term exam
11 Philosophical problems and thinking
12 Philosophical problems and thinking
13 Current problems and philosophical solution
14 Current problems and philosophical solution
Course Notes
Course Resources Sample text-analysis and selected philosophical writings
Felsefe Aracılığıyla Düşünmek, C.Horner, E.Westacott, Çev. A.Arslan
Klasik Mantık, N.Öner
Sembolik Mantık, T.Grünberg
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 30
1. Kısa Sınav 15
1. Ödev 40
2. Kısa Sınav 15
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 60
1. Final 40
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 4 64
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 4 64
Mid-terms 1 2 2
Quiz 2 1 2
Assignment 1 3 3
Final examination 1 2 2
Total Workload 137
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.48
dersAKTSKredisi 5