Political Theory (KAM503) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Political Theory KAM503 1. Semester 3 0 0 3 5
Pre-requisite Course(s)
None
Course Language Turkish
Course Type Compulsory Departmental Courses
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 GÜLSEVEN
Course Assistants
Course Objectives KAM 503: Political Theory aims to give theoretical knowledge about political ideologies like liberalism, conservatism, socialism, Islamism, fascism, totalitarianism and democracy.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
Course Content Liberalism; conservatism; socialism; Islamism; fascism; totalitarianism; democracy.

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
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Sources

Course Book 1. Andrew Heywood, Siyaset Teorisine Giriş, (İstanbul: Küre Yayınları, 2014).
2. Andrew Heywood, Siyasî İdeolojiler, (Ankara: Liberte, 2013).
3. Alaeddin Şenel, Siyasal Düşünceler Tarihi: Tarih Öncesinde, İlkçağda, Ortaçağda ve Yeni Çağda Toplum ve Siyasal Düşünüş, (Ankara: Tarihi, Bilim ve Sanat, 1995 ).
4. Siyaset Bilimi (Haz. Gökhan Atılgan, Atilla Aytekin), (İstanbul: Yordam Kitap, 2012).

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation 1 10
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments 1 60
Presentation 1 30
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury - -
Final Exam/Final Jury - -
Toplam 3 100
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
4 An ability to contribute to the political science and public administration literatures. X

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours)
Laboratory
Application
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class
Presentation/Seminar Prepration
Project
Report
Homework Assignments
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury
Total Workload 0