Faculty of Arts and SciencesSociology

Sociology

Course Descriptions

 

 


During the four-year period of education in our department, our students are subject to a course list consisting of must elective courses. Our students can elect  elective courses since after the beginning of the 3. semester. They are obliged to elect one elective course in the third; two elective courses in the fourth and fifth; and, three elective courses in the sixth, seventh and eighth semesters. One of the two elective courses in the fifth semester will be elected from the University Electives Pool. In addition to the elective course in the fourth semester, our students are also subject to be taking an applied course titled "Civic Engagement Practices". The course list of our department is as follows:


 

1 . Semester

 

No

Course Code

Course Title

Course Type

T

A

ACTS

1

ATA121

Atatürk İlkeleri ve İnkılap Tarihi I

Must

2

0

2

2

PSYC143

Introduction to Psychology

Must

4

0

6

3

SOC111

Introduction to Sociology I

Must

3

0

6

4

SOC117

Humanities

Must

3

0

4

5

SOC131

Introduction to Anthropology

Must

3

0

6

6

SOC181

Introduction to Philosophy

Must

4

0

4

7

TRD121

Türk Dili I

Must

2

0

2

 

 

 

Total

21

0

30

 

2 . Semester

 

No

Course Code

Course Title

Course Type

T

A

ACTS

1

ATA122

Atatürk İlkeleri ve İnkılap Tarihi II

Must

2

0

2

2

SOC112

Introduction to Sociology II

Must

3

0

6

3

SOC134

Readings in Social and Cultural Anthropology

Must

3

0

4

4

SOC150

Understanding Social Behaviour

Must

3

0

4

5

SOC174

Basic Academic Skills

Must

3

0

4

6

SOC180

Introduction to Political Science

Must

3

0

4

7

SOC182

Philosophy of Social Sciences

Must

4

0

4

8

TRD122

Türk Dili II

Must

2

0

2

 

 

 

Total

23

0

30

 

3 . Semester

 

No

Course Code

Course Title

Course Type

T

A

ACTS

1

ECON201

Principles of Economics

Must

3

0

4

2

SOC221

Urban Sociology

Must

3

0

6

3

SOC231

Methodology of Social Sciences I

Must

4

0

6

4

SOC253

History of Sociological Thought I

Must

3

0

5

5

SOC-S1

Elective - 1

Elective

3

0

4

6

STAT281

Statistical Methods & Computer Applications in Social Sciences I

Must

4

0

5

 

 

 

Total

20

0

30

 

4 . Semester

 

No

Course Code

Course Title

Course Type

T

A

ACTS

1

SOC222

Rural Structure and Social Change

Must

3

0

5

2

SOC232

Methodology of Social Sciences II

Must

4

0

6

3

SOC254

History of Sociological Thought II

Must

3

0

6

4

SOC-S2,3

Electives - 2-3

Elective

3-3

0

8

5

STAT282

Statistical Methods & Computer Applications in Social Sciences II

Must

2

2

4

6

THU100

 Topluma Hizmet Uygulamaları

Must

0

2

1

 

 

 

Total

18

2

30

                 

 

5 . Semester

 

No

Course Code

Course Title

Course Type

T

A

ACTS

1

SOC313

Political Sociology

Must

3

0

6

2

SOC321

Sociology of Change and Transition

Must

3

0

6

3

SOC335

Sociological Perspectives

Must

3

0

6

4

SOC353

Mass Communication

Must

3

0

5

5

SOC-S4,5

Elective - 4

Elective

3

0

4

6

US

Elective - 5 - University Elective Pool

Elective

3

0

3

 

 

 

Total

18

0

30

 

6 . Semester

 

No

Course Code

Course Title

Course Type

T

A

ACTS

1

ECON322

Turkish Economy

Must

3

0

6

2

SOC360

Social Stratification and Mobility

Must

3

0

6

3

SOC386

Sociology of Gender

Must

3

0

6

4

SOC-S6,7,8

Electives - 6-7-8

Elective

3-3-3

0

12

 

 

 

Total

18

0

30

 

7 . Semester

 

No

Course Code

Course Title

Course Type

T

A

ACTS

1

SOC411

Contemporary Sociological Theory

Must

3

0

6

2

SOC421

Fieldwork and Seminar

Must

3

3

12

3

SOC-S9,10,11

Electives - 9-10-11

Seçmeli

3-3-3

0

12

 

 

 

Total

15

3

30

 

8 . Semester

 

No

Course Code

Course Title

Course Type

T

A

ACTS

1

SOC412

Sociology in Turkey

Must

3

0

6

2

SOC422

Research Project

Must

2

4

12

3

SOC-S12,13,14 Electives - 12-13-14

Elective

3-3-3

 0

 12

             

 

 

 

Total

14

4

30

 

 

 

LIST OF ELECTIVE COURSES

 

 

 

3 . Semester > SOC-S1 Elective - 1

 

No

Course Code

Course Title

Course Type

T

A

ACTS

1

SOC237

Abnormal Behavior

Elective

3

0

4

2

SOC247

History of Philosophy

Elective

3

0

4

3

SOC269

Cultural Studies

Elective

3

0

4

4

SOC279

Anthropology in Modern Turkey

Elective

3

0

4

5

SOC289

Global Culture

Elective

3

0

4

6

SOC291

Risk Disaster and Society

Elective

3

0

4

 

 

 

4 . Semester > SOC-S2,3 Electives - 2-3

 

No

Course Code

Course Title

Course Type

T

A

ACTS

1

SOC240

Historical Sociology

Elective

3

0

4

2

SOC250

Science and Society

Elective

3

0

4

3

SOC264

Economy and Politics in Modern Turkey

Elective

3

0

4

4

SOC270

Sociology of Small Groups

Elective

3

0

4

5

SOC280

Social Problems

Elective

3

0

4

6

SOC290

History of Turkish Politics

Elective

3

0

4

 

 

 

5 . Semester > SOC-S4,5 Electives - 4-5

 

No

Course Code

Course Title

Course Type

T

A

ACTS

1

SOC315

Sociology of Family

Elective

3

0

4

2

SOC327

City and Culture: Istanbul

Elective

3

0

4

3

SOC339

Sociology of Law

Elective

3

0

4

4

SOC347

Sociology of Knowledge

Elective

3

0

4

5

SOC357

Sociology of Development

Elective

3

0

4

6

SOC381

Intellectuals and Society

Elective

3

0

4

7

SOC389

Sociology of the Body

Elective

3

0

4

8

SOC395

Environment and Society

Elective

3

0

4

9

SOC397

Individuals & Society & Sports

Elective

3

0

4

 

 

 

6 . Semester > SOC-S6,7,8 Electives - 6-7-8

 

No

Course Code

Course Title

Course Type

T

A

ACTS

1

SOC314

Debate on Turkish Modernization

Elective

3

0

4

2

SOC316

Work and Organization

Elective

3

0

4

3

SOC330

Society and Arts

Elective

3

0

4

4

SOC364

Philosophy of Science

Elective

3

0

4

5

SOC372

European Union and Problems of Integration

Elective

3

0

4

6

SOC374

Culture and Behavior

Elective

3

0

4

7

SOC376

Political Behavior

Elective

3

0

4

8

SOC380

Readings in Ethnography

Elective

3

0

4

9

SOC396

Language, Culture and Society

Elective

3

0

4

10

SOC398

Intercultural Perspectives on Family

Elective

3

0

4

 

 

 

7 . Semester > SOC-S9,10,11 Electives - 9-10-11

 

No

Course Code

Course Title

Course Type

T

A

ACTS

1

SOC356

Gender and Culture in Turkish Society

Elective

3

0

4

2

SOC435

Sociology of Health and İllness

Elective

3

0

4

3

SOC437

Literary Text and Social Life

Elective

3

0

4

4

SOC441

Society and Education

Elective

3

0

4

5

SOC445

State and Society in Comparative Perspectives

Elective

3

0

4

6

SOC455

Sociology of Religion

Elective

3

0

4

7

SOC465

International Migration and Change

Elective

3

0

4

8

SOC469

Political Psychology

Elective

3

0

4

9

SOC475

Sociology of Modernity

Elective

3

0

4

10

SOC477

Selected Issues in Turkish Politics

Elective

3

0

4

11

SOC479

Social Movements

Elective

3

0

4

 

 

 

8 . Semester > SOC-S121,13,14 Electives - 12-13-14

 

No

Course Code

Course Title

Course Type

T

A

ACTS

1

SOC436

Sociology of the Middleeast

Elective

3

0

4

2

SOC442

Advanced Readings in Turkish Sociology

Elective

3

0

4

3

SOC446

Advanced Cultural Studies

Elective

3

0

4

4

SOC450

Global Social Inequalities

Elective

3

0

4

5

SOC452

Sociology of Elites, Opinionmakers and Intellectuals

Elective

3

0

4

6

SOC456

Structure and Change in Ottoman Society

Elective

3

0

4

7

SOC462

Sociology of Emotions

Elective

3

0

4

8

SOC466

Youth and Popular Culture

Elective

3

0

4

9

SOC476

Economic Anthropology

Elective

3

0

4

10

SOC482

Debates in Social Policy and Governance

Elective

3

0

4

11

SOC492

Social Analysis of Nation and Ethnic Groups

Elective

3

0

4

 

 

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