Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Globalization and Population Movements SOS 628 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
Course Assistants Res.Asst. Mehmet Anık
Course Category Other
Course Objective Gradually spreading in the context of social changes occurring in the post-Cold war is the only type of solution to the problems caused by social structures and ways to generate solutions to a scientific approach in this context are taken.
Course Content What is globalization? Sources of globalization, the globalization of political space: the post-Cold War problems, problems with globalization the nation-state, and national identities, the globalization-universities-science and the role of intellectuals, and the ideology of globalization, Globalization, education and brain drain, the effect of globalization on population mobility, globalization and migration.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 S/he have knowledge about the nature and sources of globalization. Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 S/he understands the position of Turkey´s world conjuncture. Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
3 S/he understands that the relationship between globalization, education and brain drain. Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 What is globalization? Sources of Globalization
2 Technological field Globalization: Communication-information and the problems
3 Political arena of globalization: challenges in the post-Cold war
4 In the cultural sphere of globalization: the problem of uniform consumer culture dominate the world
5 Issues related to globalization, nation-state, and national identities
6 Globalization and the creation of a single-centered world order
7 Globalization-university-science and the role of intellectuals
8 Globalization and the ideology
9 mid exam
10 Globalization, education and brain drain
11 The effect of globalization on population mobility
12 Globalization and migration
13 Globalization and the ecology
14 Globalization and social responsibility
Course Notes
Course Resources
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 X
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 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Mid-terms 1 20 20
Quiz 1 10 10
Assignment 1 10 10
Oral Examination 2 5 10
Performance Task (Laboratory) 1 3 3
Total Workload 149
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.96
dersAKTSKredisi 6