Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
New Media SAU 706 0 2 + 0 2 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi MUSTAFA ÖZTUNÇ
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi MUSTAFA ÖZTUNÇ,
Course Assistants
Course Category Teaching Suitable For Field
Course Objective

This course aims to discuss the effects of developing concepts and trends related to digital media, consumer behavior and these technologies? relation with news making.

Course Content

Basic concepts of digital media and technologies
Internet trends and mobile media use in the World and Turkey
Effects of internet on news
Youth and digital media
Ethical standards in digital media

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Will develop a skillset that will enable them to be informed about network, network society, blog, digital publication and they will be able to interpret these. Lecture, Testing, Homework,
2 They will be able to analyze and compare Turkey?s social experiences with digital technologies and its practices with other nations? experiences. Lecture, Testing, Homework,
3 They will be able to discuss ethical issues within the world of digital media. They will be able to develop ideas and interpret one of the important milestones of news which is the credibility of the news/news source. Lecture, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction
2 Concepts of Networks and its History
3 Digital media in Turkey
4 Key issues in digital media
5 Social networks and blogs
6 Wikinews
7 Wikileaks: new opportunities?
8 Virtual Ids
9 Convergence in broadcasting
10 Trends in Divergence
11 Culture of Sharing
12 Cyberactivism and cyberterrorism
13 Theories of Interactivity
14 Theories of Convergence
Course Notes
Course Resources

Tolga Kara, Sosyal Medya Endüstrisi, Beta, 2013.
Murat Dağıtmaç, Sosyal Medya Bizi Neden Kullanır, Okur Kitapığı, 2015. 

Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 40
1. Ödev 20
1. Kısa Sınav 20
2. Kısa Sınav 20
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 2 32
Mid-terms 1 15 15
Quiz 2 8 16
Assignment 1 5 5
Final examination 1 9 9
Total Workload 125
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5
dersAKTSKredisi 5