Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Public Administration Reform SBK 463 7 3 + 0 3 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. ÖZER KÖSEOĞLU
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. ÖZER KÖSEOĞLU,
Course Assistants
Course Category Other
Course Objective
Course Content
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Lecture, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Group Study, Case Study, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
3 Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Group Study, Case Study, Self Study, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
4 Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing,
5 Lecture, Group Study, Case Study, Self Study, Testing, Homework, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Conceptual framework: Reform, policy transfer and policy learning
2 Cmparative public administration and administrative traditions
3 Administrative reform approaches, policies and strategies
4 Reform initiatives in the Ottoman period
5 Administrative reform in the one-party period
6 Transition to multi-party period and administrative reform
7 Administrative reform after 1980s
8 Mid-term exam
9 Administrative reform in 2000s -1
10 Administrative reform in 2000s-2
11 Main dynamics of administrative reform in 2000s
12 Central government reform in Turkey in 2000s
13 Transition to presidential system in Turkey and administrative reform process
14 Discussing administrative reform process and outcomes of the reforms in Turkey
Course Notes
Course Resources
Week Documents Description size
0 2020-21 Syllabus 0.11 MB
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Have knowledge on public administration (e.g. administrative sciences, bureaucracy, Turkish public administration, local government and comparative public administration), new management techniques (e.g. strategic management, performance management, human resource management), politics and sociology (e.g. political science, history of political thought, Turkish political life, sociology, social structure of Turkey, contemporary political movements and political parties), public law (e.g. Turkish constitutional law, administrative law) and private law, urbanization, environmental problems and environment legislation. X
2 Using fundamental statistical package programs, making researches on academic and occupational issues, and gripping research processes. X
3 Having potential and ability of development himself/herself on the career fields of public administration like governing, inspectorship and controllership. X
4 Predominant on public law as well as private law, follows changes of legislations, comments legislations and adapts it to practice. X
5 Having qualities for varying positions of management (for instance human resources, public relations, finance and inspection) in public organizations, political institutions, private sector and non-profit establishments. X
6 Having different views for issues, facts and cases, having capacity of proposing solutions, and preparing program and decision drafts. X
7 Following theoretical and practical developments in the fields of administration, law, politics, urbanization and environmental issues at national and international levels. X
8 Following technologies of informatics, fundamental computer programs, information systems on administration and management field, and using them effectively. X
9 Compatible for team work, having ability of taking initiative, open for innovative ideas and analytical thought. X
10 Using Turkish properly, expressing himself/herself accurately and has ability of empathy. X
11 Know at least one foreign occupational language. X
12 Awareness of professional and scientific ethical codes. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Ödev 20
2. Ödev 20
1. Kısa Sınav 10
Total 100
1. Final 50
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
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 1 16
Mid-terms 1 8 8
Assignment 2 20 40
Performance Task (Seminar) 1 3 3
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 125
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5
dersAKTSKredisi 5