Information Package / Course Catalogue
Comparative Education
Course Code: EBB292
Course Type: Non Departmental Elective
Couse Group: First Cycle (Bachelor's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 4
Objectives of the Course

At the end of this course, the students; 1) Know the education systems of different countries. 2) Compare the educational systems from different perspectives. 3) Analyze the Turkish Education System in comparison with other countries. 4) Develop suggestions for TES based on comparative perspective.

Course Content

The education systems of different countries, The educational systems from different perspectives, The Turkish Education System in comparison with other countries, Suggestions for TES based on comparative perspective.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Lec. Ayşe ELİTOK KESİCİ
Learning Outcomes
1.Know the education systems of different countries
2.Compare the educational systems from different perspectives
3.Analyze the Turkish Education System in comparison with other countries
4.Develop suggestions for TES based on comparative perspective
5.Show willingness to study the educational systems of different countries.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Bakioğlu, A. (2018). Karşılaştırmalı Eğitim Yönetimi. Ankara: Nobel
2.Balcı, Ali. (2015). Karşılaştırmalı Eğitim Sistemleri. Ankara: Pegem
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Introduction to the Course
Week 2 - Theoretical
Definition, scope and history of Comparative education(CE)
Week 3 - Theoretical
Methods and research in CE
Week 4 - Theoretical
Education systems in terms of structure and management
Week 5 - Theoretical
Education systems in terms of finance
Week 6 - Theoretical
Education systems in terms of Policy
Week 7 - Theoretical
Issues of gender, social justice and equity in education in different countries
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm
Week 9 - Theoretical
Contemporary Developments in teacher/principal training in different countries
Week 10 - Theoretical
Education Reform and change initiatives in different countries
Week 11 - Theoretical
Education Reform and change initiatives in different countries
Week 12 - Theoretical
Globalization and Inter/Transnational organizations
Week 13 - Theoretical
International Tests (PISA, TIMMS etc)
Week 14 - Theoretical
Analysis of Turkish Education System
Week 15 - Theoretical
Evaluation of the Course
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 - Theory143270
Assignment33318
Midterm Examination1516
Final Examination1516
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)100
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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