ECTS - Comparative Public Administration

Comparative Public Administration (KAM527) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Comparative Public Administration KAM527 3 0 0 3 5
Pre-requisite Course(s)
Course Language Turkish
Course Type N/A
Course Level Social Sciences Master's Degree
Mode of Delivery Face To Face
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture, Discussion, Question and Answer.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Aslı Yiğit
Course Assistants
Course Objectives The aim of KAM 527 Comparative Public Administration course is to inform students about different public administration structures and practices. For this purpose, firstly the content, basic problems and theoretical and historical background of the comparative public administration field will be discussed, and then public administration structures, principles and processes in different countries will be discussed comparatively under certain categories.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Acquire information about different structures, practices and discussions in the field of comparative public administration.
Course Content Examples of the relation between political authority and society.

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation


Course Book 1. Ferrel Heady, Public Administration: A Comparative Perspective, (New York: Marcel Dekker, 1991).
2. Önder Kutlu, Karşılaştırmalı Kamu Yönetimi Teorik Çerçeve ve Ülke Uygulamaları, (Konya: Çizgi Kitabevi, 2006).

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation - -
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments - -
Presentation 2 30
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury 1 30
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 40
Toplam 4 100
Percentage of Semester Work
Percentage of Final Work 100
Total 100

Course Category

Core Courses
Major Area Courses X
Supportive Courses
Media and Managment Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

The Relation Between Course Learning Competencies and Program Qualifications

# Program Qualifications / Competencies Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Conceptual, theoretical and methodological mastery over political science and public administration disciplines. X
2 Acquiring a multidisciplinary perspective in political science and public administration disciplines. X
3 Acquiring the necessary methodological understanding and skill in political science and public administration disciplines. X

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours) 15 3 45
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class 15 3 45
Presentation/Seminar Prepration 2 5 10
Homework Assignments
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 1 10 10
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 1 15 15
Total Workload 125