Information Package / Course Catalogue
Philosophy of Education
Course Code: EBB154
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: First Cycle (Bachelor's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 3
Objectives of the Course

In this course, Philosophy of philosophical inquiry-based relationship and able to buy them in the context of justification, according to the philosophical approaches to education based on the fact that the styling and cutting-edge training in philosophy, approaches to investigate the Turkish Education System is to provide the philosophical underpinnings.

Course Content

The relationship between philosophy and education, the definition of educational philosophy, the fundamental philosophical trends affecting education (idealism, realism, pragmatism, and existentialism), philosophy of education streams (Perennializm, Essentialism, Progressivism, reconstructionism, existentialism, constructivism), philosophy of education education system flows, the Republic of Turkey The effects of contemporary philosophy of education and training systems.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Ins. Sadi YILMAZ
Learning Outcomes
1.To define the concept of Philosophy
2.To understand the relationship between philosophy of education
3.To understand education in terms of philosophical approaches
4.To understand the approaches to the philosophy of education
5.To understand the effects of educational philosophy, educational system flows, the Republic of Turkey
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Cevizci, A. (2012). Eğitim Felsefesi. İstanbul: Say Yayınları
2.Reboul, O. (1990). Eğitim Felsefesi. İstanbul: İletişim yayınları
3.Gutek, G. (2006). Eğitime Felsefi ve İdeoljik Yaklaşımlar. Ankara: Ütopya yayınları
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Definition of philosophy, the meaning
Week 2 - Theoretical
Philosophy Threads
Week 3 - Theoretical
The relationship of philosophy and education
Week 4 - Theoretical
Idealism and Education
Week 5 - Theoretical
Realism and Education
Week 6 - Theoretical
Naturalism and Education
Week 7 - Theoretical
Pragmatism and Education
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Existentialism and Education
Week 10 - Theoretical
Postmodernism and education
Week 11 - Theoretical
Perennializm, Essentialism, Progressivism
Week 12 - Theoretical
Reconstructionism, existentialism, constructivism
Week 13 - Theoretical
The effect of philosophical thoughts on Turkish National Educational System
Week 14 - Theoretical
Contemporary philosophy of education and training systems
Week 15 - Theoretical
General Evaluation
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory142256
Midterm Examination110111
Final Examination110111
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)78
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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5
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