Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Sociology Of International Relations SOS 602 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Doctorate Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. HACI MUSA TAŞDELEN
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. HACI MUSA TAŞDELEN,
Course Assistants

Res. Ass. Burçe Orhan, Res. Ass. Osman Aydoğan

Course Category Other
Course Objective

The main purpose of this course is to reveal the social factors that play a role in international relations and to discuss the place and role of Turkish Society in that context. 

Course Content

International Relation Concept and International Security,Identity and Security, Global System and Alternative Capitalisms,Globalization, Security and Religional Movements.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 to provide students with a sociological understanding of international relations . Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 to provide students with a sociological analysis of international movements . Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Why Sociology of International Relations ?
2 What is International Security ?
3 Appproaches to International Security
4 Globalization and International Security
5 State and Identity
6 International System and Natiion-State
7 Globalization and the future of Nation-State
8 Discourse of Human Rights and International Law
9 Global System and Alternative Capitalisms
10 Globalization, Security and Religional Movements
11 Security and Micronationalisms
12 Globalization and Regional Integration Movements
13 Tourism from Standpount of International Relations
14 Immigration as A International Issue
Course Notes
Course Resources

Albert, Michel, Kapitalizme Karşı Kapitalizm, (çev. Cemil Oktay, Hüsnü Dilli) , Afa yayınları, İstanbul, 1991

Falk, Ricard A., Dünya Düzeni Nereye, Amerikan Emperyal Jeopolitikası, (Çev. Neşenur Domanıç, Nusret Arhan) Metis Yayınları, İstanbul, 2005

Hobden S., Hobson J.M. (2001) Historical Sociology of International Relations, Camb. Univ.

McSweeney, B. ( 1999) , Security, Identity and Interests : A Sociology of International Relations
Turhan, Fatma Sel,(Hazırlayan) Küresel Güçler, Küre Yayınları, İstanbul, 2005
Volkan, Vamık D., Kanbağı Etnik Gururdan Etnik Teröre, Bağlam Yayınları, İstanbul, 1999

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To be able to perceive and evaluate social matters at national and universal level X
2 To be able to evaluate sociological process from beginning to current in terms of leading Turkish thinkers at national level X
3 To be able to understand and solve the particular social problems and closely acquainted with related branches of Sociology X
4 To be able to interrogate and pose a question on popular contemporary sociological concepts objectively as globalization, multiculturalism, identity and postmodernism X
5 To be able to do researches and to improve a method about the sociological problems and produce solutions X
6 To be able to analyze the social conditions in nineteenth century that caused rising of Sociology
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Ödev 50
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 6 96
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Mid-terms 1 3 3
Assignment 1 3 3
Performance Task (Laboratory) 1 3 3
Total Workload 153
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.12
dersAKTSKredisi 6