Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
KYS-204SOSYAL POLİTİKAElective126
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
From a historical perspective, it is aimed to analyse the development of social rights, social justice, social state and evolution from social state understanding to social policy. Examining the manifestations of this evolution in Turkey is the other purpose of this course.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Emrah Konuralp
Learning Outcomes
1Students will be able to discuss the development of social rights on a conceptual level, both internationally, nationally and locally.
2Students will be able to discuss the development of social rights on a conceptual level, both internationally, nationally and locally.
3Students will understand the continuity and changes reflected in the social policy discussions of historical transformations in state-society relations and the content of the concept of citizenship.
4Students will understand the continuity and changes reflected in the social policy discussions of historical transformations in state-society relations and the content of the concept of citizenship.
5Students will be able to analyse the theoretical background of the welfare state and social policy in Turkey.
6Students will be able to analyse the theoretical background of the welfare state and social policy in Turkey.
Mode of Delivery
Evening Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
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Recommended Optional Programme Components
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Course Contents
Social Policy: Conceptual Analysis, Typologies of Welfare State and Welfare Regimes, Historical Development of Welfare State in Turkey
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction
2Social Policy: Conceptual Analysis
3From Welfare State to Social Policy: Historical Context
4From Welfare State to Social Policy: Historical Context
5Typologies of Welfare State and Welfare Regimes
6Service Provision in Welfare State
7MIDTERM EXAM
8Historical Development of Welfare State in Turkey
9Historical Development of Welfare State in Turkey
10Social Policy in Turkey: State-Market-the Family
11Social Policy and Local Governments in Turkey
12Social Security in Turkey
13Social Policies for Disadvantaged Groups: Women, Children, Disabled, Elderly, Youth, Immigrants, Ex-Convicts, Poor
14Social Policies for Disadvantaged Groups: Women, Children, Disabled, Elderly, Youth, Immigrants, Ex-Convicts, Poor
Recommended or Required Reading
Buğra, A. (2018). Kapitalizm, Yoksulluk ve Türkiye'de Sosyal Politika. İletişim Yayınları. Buğra, A. ve Keyder, Ç. (2015). Sosyal Politika Yazıları. İletişim Yayınları. Koray, M. (2020). Sosyal Politika. 6. Baskı. İmge Kitabevi Yayınları. Polanyi, K. (2016). Büyük Dönüşüm Çağımızın Siyasal ve Ekonomik Kökenleri. İletişim Yayınları. Yaşar, Y. ve Yeni̇mahalleli̇ Yaşar, G. (2015). Neoliberal Küreselleşme ve Sosyal Politikada Dönüşüm. Mülkiye Dergisi, 36 (1-274): 63-92. https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/mulkiye/issue/5/49
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities50
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities50
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
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Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination5525
Final Examination61590
Individual Study for Mid term Examination41040
Individual Study for Final Examination5525
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)180
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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