Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
History and Philosophy Of Science EFG 003 0 2 + 0 2 3
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Öğr.Gör.Dr. AYSEL FERAH ÖZCAN
Course Lecturers Öğr.Gör.Dr. AYSEL FERAH ÖZCAN, Dr.Öğr.Üyesi AYŞEGÜL KIRTEL,
Course Assistants
Course Category General Education
Course Objective

The aim of the course is to introduce the concept of science in a way that includes only natural sciences such as physics, chemistry, biology and social sciences such as sociology, psychology and history based on observation and/or experimentation.

Course Content

Philosophy of science is the study of subjects on which the philosophy of science can be made, such as observation, measurement of experiment, scientific explanation, the structure of scientific theories.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Explain the concepts related to the History and Philosophy of Science. Lecture, Performance Task,
2 Explains the principles of the History and Philosophy of Science. Lecture, Testing,
3 Explain the basic features of the philosophy of science Discussion, Homework,
4 Explain the basic phases of the history of science Question-Answer, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 What is Philosophy of Science?
2 Observation, Experiment and Measurement
3 Scientific Explanation
4 Structure of Scientific Theories
5 Reinforcing Scientific Hypotheses
6 The Development of Scientific Theories
7 Science and Technology in Prehistoric Ages
8 Midterm
9 Science and Technology in the Roman Period
10 Science and Technology in the Middle Ages
11 The Effects of Turks on Science and Technology in the Period of Conversion to Islam
12 Science and Technology in the Renaissance and Enlightenment Era
13 The Development of Science in the West in the New Age and Science in Turkey in the Republican Era
14 Science and Technology in Ancient Greece and Hellenistic Ages
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 30
Total 100
1. Final 40
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 60
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 14 2 28
Mid-terms 1 1 1
Quiz 2 2 4
Assignment 1 6 6
Performance Task (Application) 4 10 40
Final examination 1 2 2
Total Workload 81
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 3.24
dersAKTSKredisi 3