Ders Kodu: 
RTC 322
Ders Dönemi: 
Bahar
Ders Tipi: 
Zorunlu
Teori Saati: 
3
Uygulama Saati: 
0
Kredi: 
3
AKTS: 
3
Dersin Dili: 
İngilizce
Dersi Verenler: 
Dersin Amacı: 
The aim of this course is to analyze the interaction of communication with sociology, social structure, the concept and process of communication with social institutions.
Dersin İçeriği: 

The content of this course is to analyze the role of media based on the sociological methods and findings in order to formalize communication, explain cultural and social change.

Dersin Öğretim Yöntemleri: 
1:Lecture 2:Question-Answer 3:Discussion
Dersin Ölçme Yöntemleri: 
A: Testing C: Homework

Dikey Sekmeler

Dersin Öğrenme Çıktıları

Learning Outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes

Teaching Methods

Assessment Methods

1) Evaluates health, culture, sociology, urbanization, media, socialization, education, social change, etc in the context of social structures and the relations of social actors with social structures.

3

1,2,3

A,C

2) Explains, identifies, and evaluates the basic concepts of communication.

1

1,2,3

A,C

3) Questions, associates, criticizes the studies and approaches of communication and sub-disciplines.

13

1,2,3

A,C

4) Formulates the intellectual infrastructure for the fulfillment of student’s projects in the field of communication. 

8

1,2,3

A,C

5) Discusses the basic knowledge of manufacturing processes and innovative approaches theoretically in the field of communication.

8

1,2,3

A,C

 
 

Dersin Akışı

COURSE CONTENT

Week

Topics

Study Materials

1

Introduction, What is Sociology?

Fundamentals of Sociology

2

Theoretical Approaches in Sociology, The Functionalist Approach, The Conflict Approach, Symbolic-Interactionist Approach

Fundamentals of Sociology

3

The Recent Sociological Theories

Fundamentals of Sociology

4

Post-Modernism

Post-modernism

5

Contemporary SociologisT (J.Habermas-Public Sphere, U.Beck-Global Risk Society, A.Giddens- Social Reflexity)

Contemprary Sociologist

6

The Network Society and Economy, Manuel Castells

The Network Society and Economy

7

Philosophical and Sociological Reflections

Fundamentals of Philosophy and Sociology

8

Mid-term  Exam

 

9

The Evaluation of Communication Network

Fundamentals of Communication

10

Globalization and Social Change

Globalization

11

Expectation of Social Change

Social Change

12

A Sociological Interpretation of Communication Theory (Global Inequality, Urbanization, Education, Politics, Economy)

Communication Theory and Sociology

13

Risk and Environment

Risk and Environment

14

Construction of Society by Media

Media

15

Construction of Society by Media

Media

16

Final Exam

 

 
 

Kaynaklar

RECOMMENDED SOURCES

Textbook

Maigret, E. (2011), Medya ve İletişim Sosyolojisi, Çev. Halime Yücel, İletişim Yay.

Additional Resources

Ritzer, G. (2013), Sociological Theory, McGraw Hill.

 
 

Değerlendirme Sistemi

ASSESSMENT

IN-TERM STUDIES

NUMBER

PERCENTAGE

Mid-terms

1

40

Quizzes

2

5

Assignment

2

5

Final Exam

1

50

Total

 

100

CONTRIBUTION OF FINAL EXAMINATION TO OVERALL GRADE

 

50

CONTRIBUTION OF IN-TERM STUDIES TO OVERALL GRADE

 

50

Total

 

100

 

Dersin Program Çıktılarına Katkısı

COURSE'S CONTRIBUTION TO PROGRAM
No Program Learning Outcomes Contribution
1 2 3 4 5  
1 To interpret the basic concepts, theories, approaches and field of study of communication science through analytical and critical perspective.     X      
2 To interpret and have access to findings and theories and the impacts of social sciences with other disciplines in the communication field.         X  
3 To evaluate critically the relationship of media in a wide range from corporate structuring to media products within the context of other social structures and actors.         X  
4 To develop responsible broadcasting insight through integrating national and international rules of law that media professionals need to observe with the principles of professional ethics.            
5 To relate the impacts of mass media in terms of political economy, socio-economic and social-psychological aspects within a historical process.         X  
6 To develop unique approaches, able to make an independent research and defend an assumption in communication science specifically in radio, television and cinema department.       X    
7 To in a particular area through knowledge and skills that are acquired in practical and theoretical courses; to use in various narrative forms and adapt in the manner of giving independent product in radio, television and cinema department.            
8 To consider the essential format forms, to develop a project, to design a project in terms of linguistically and visually, to present, to write and to apply a project that is appropriate and effective to Turkish in creative ways which is essential for radio, television and cinema.            
9 To monitor and analyze national and global events and facts through associating with media.         X  

 

AKTS İş Yükü Tablosu

ECTS ALLOCATED BASED ON STUDENT WORKLOAD BY THE COURSE DESCRIPTION
Activities Quantity Duration
(Hour)
Total
Workload
(Hour)
Course Duration 15 3 45
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 1 16
Mid-terms 1 2 2
Quiz 2 1 2
Homework 1 5 5
Final Exam 1 10 10
Total Work Load     80
Total Work Load / 25 (h)     3,2
ECTS Credit of the Course     3