Abant İzzet Baysal University ECTS Information Catalog

Course Code Type of Course ECTS Semestre Year of Study Level of Course Unit Mode of Delivery Language of Instruction
105002382006 Compulsory 2.00 4 2 First Cycle Face-to-Face Turkish

Objectives of the Course

To educate persons who know the benefit and accountability, to compose a society who analyses the development of the Turkish culture and who are reconciled to global values, to educate conscious persons who know the structure of country and fundamental law.

Name of Lecturer(s)

Yard. Doç. Dr. Samettin Gündüz

Prerequisites and co-requisities

Recommended Optional Programme Components

None

Course Contents

Human and society, rules ordering the life of society, democratic life in family, school and social environment, country and the type of country, evolution of the hegemony apprehension in history, basic benefits and accountabilities, fundamental law, constitutional foundations, constitutional life, Turkish country tradition, basic characters and structure of Turkish Republic.

Weekly Detailed Course Contents

  • 01 Citizen and Community. Ruls that Regulate the Social Life. Morals Rules.
  • 02 Family and Importance of family in Society. Family in Turkish Culture. Democracy in Family.
  • 03 Basic of education and Democratic life in Schools.
  • 04 State in Traditional and Modern Communities. "Country", "Nation" and "Independence"
  • 05 Basics of Democracy and Democracy in Turks.
  • 06 Threats towards social peace. Anarchy, Terror, Violence.
  • 07 Concept of the Constitution. T.C. Constitution and T.C. Basic Principles of the Constitution.
  • 08 Mid-term exam
  • 09 Concept of Human Rights and the Concept of Development.
  • 10 Rights and freedoms of people. Social and economic rights. Political rights and duties.
  • 11 Interested in human rights declaration. Contracts. International documents.
  • 12 Traffic and traffic culture. Quiz.
  • 13 Culture of peace and tolerance.
  • 14 Final exam
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Recommended or Required Reading

Doğanay, İsmail (2005) Vatandaşlıki Demokrasi ve İnsan hakları, Pegem yayıncılık, Ankara. Çiftçi, Ahmet (2008) Vatandaşlık Bilgisi, demokrasi ve İnsan hakları, Gündüz yayıncılık, Ankara.

Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Assessment Methods and Criteria

Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityMean Percentage
Midterm Examination1100
Individual Study for Mid term Examination10
Individual Study for Final Examination10
TOTAL100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityMean Percentage
Final Examination1100
TOTAL100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
TOTAL100

Work Placement(s)

None

Workload Calculation

 ActivitiesCountDuration (hrs)Total Workload
1Midterm Examination111
2Final Examination111
3Individual Study for Mid term Examination12020
4Individual Study for Final Examination13030
Total Workload52 Hours

Learning Outcomes & Contribution to Program Outcomes

Learning OutcomesProgram Outcomes
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manage become a good person.              
know the rules ordering the life of society.              
know basic benefits and liberties.              
know the general principles of the Turkish Republic.              

1 Very Low
2 Low
3 Medium
4High
5 Very High