Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
History Of Social Work SHB 106 2 4 + 0 4 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. MEHMET ZAFER DANIŞ
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. MEHMET ZAFER DANIŞ, Dr.Öğr.Üyesi İSMAİL AKYÜZ,
Course Assistants
Course Category Teaching Suitable For Field
Course Objective Determination and evaluation of the evolution of social work throughout the history, historical developments of projections and ap.plications, Phases of humanitarian services throughout the history and learning the fundamentals of it in terms of determining the characteristics of today´s conditions.
Course Content Analysis of social welfare concept. The position of social work among other humanitarian services, its historical evalution, aim and function. Formation, evalution and history of Social Work. The historical evalution process of Social Work in Turkey and in the World. Evaluation of the services in history. Evaluation of contemporary Social Work. Historical approach on Social Work . The position of humanitarian services in history.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Understands social services and social welfare cases Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
2 Gives appropriate solution advices to various applicant groups and wins this skill Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
3 Analyzes the development of social work and social welfare in some selected countries Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
4 Describes the history of Social Services in Turkey Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
5 Explains the Role and Function of Social Services Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
6 Designs Social Services Oriented to family, children and poor people Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
7 Designs Social Services Oriented to young people, old persons and disabled people Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
8 Designs Social Services Oriented to Health and Migration Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
9 Designs Social Services Oriented to Street Children and the Criminal Children Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
10 Distinguishes Administrative Structure of Social Services Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
11 Describes International Social Services Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
12 Explains the relationship between Social Services and Civil Society Organizations Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
13 Defines the relationship between Social Services and Human Needs Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Historical Evolution and Basic Concepts reading
2 The Historical Development of Social Security System reading
3 The development of Social Work and Social Service in selected countries . reading
4 Social Work in Turkey reading
5 Roles and responsibilities of Social Work reading
6 Social Work activities of families, children and poor people reading
7 Social Work concentrated on young, old or disabled people reading
8 Social Work concentrated on health and migration reading
9 MIDTERM reading
10 Social Work concentrated on urchins and criminals reading
11 International Social Work reading
12 Social Works and Civil Society Institutes reading
13 Administrative structure in Social Work reading
14 Human needs&Social Work reading
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Has professional knowledge, can use theoretical knowledge in the work environments, has skills for human relations and communication, can work in team. X
2 Has qualification of organizer, planner, educator and researcher to materialize social work applications in urban and rural areas, public and private sector and nongovernmental organizations. X
3 Recognizes and knows risk groups in Turkey and in the world. X
4 Can coordinate protective-preventive, developing-changing, therapeutic-rehabilitative works to deal with the risks. X
5 Has skills to consulate the risk groups. X
6 Has knowledge about the reasons in existence of risk groups (child, elderly, disabled, faily, woman, group). X
7 Knows well the current public law and professional legislation and can interpret and apply the legislation when it is necessary X
8 Knows the intervention techniques for children with need of protection, youth, disabled, elderly, women and family. X
9 Has skills to consulate for children, youth, disabled, elderly, women and families. X
10 X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ödev 30
Total 30
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 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 12 12
Quiz 1 6 6
Assignment 1 40 40
Oral Examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 148
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.92
dersAKTSKredisi 6