Information Package / Course Catalogue
Higher Education Curriculums
Course Code: EPÖ527
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 5
Objectives of the Course

In this course, students are expected to learn the basic features of higher education curriculums and the historical, philosophical, cultural and technological infrastructure of undergraduate and graduate education curriculums.

Course Content

The history of undergraduate and graduate education curriculums In Turkey and in the world, philosophical, cultural and technological infrastructure; student exchange programmes, academic evaluation, self evaluation, relationship between strategic planning and curriculum constitutes the contents of this course relation.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.To be able to comprehend the historical and philosophical bases of higher education programs
2.To be able to recognize the cultural and technological infrastructure of higher education programs
3.To be able to gain knowledge about student exchange programmes
4.To be able to understand the basic characteristics of the higher education curriculum in Turkey
5.To be able to compare higher education curriculums in the world and in Turkey
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Parlak, K. (2002). Çağımızın Gözde Meslekleri ve Yüksek Öğretim Programları. Beyaz Yayınları.
2.Kuzgun, (2005). Üniversiteler Yükseköğretim Programları ve Meslekler Rehberi. Seçkin Yayıncılık.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
History of higher education curriculum
Week 2 - Theoretical
Philosophical bases of higher education curriculum
Week 3 - Theoretical
Cultural bases of higher education curriculum
Week 4 - Theoretical
Technological infrastructure of higher education curriculum
Week 5 - Theoretical
Student exchange programmes
Week 6 - Theoretical
Academic evaluation
Week 7 - Theoretical
Self evaluation
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Relationship between strategic planning and curriculum
Week 10 - Theoretical
Basic features of the higher education curriculum in Turkey
Week 11 - Theoretical
Basic features of the higher education curriculum in Turkey
Week 12 - Theoretical
Examples of higher education curriculums in the world
Week 13 - Theoretical
Examples of higher education curriculums in the world
Week 14 - Theoretical
The comparison of higher education curriculums in Turkey and in some countries
Week 15 - Theoretical
The comparison of higher education curriculums in Turkey and in some countries
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 - Theory141356
Assignment32315
Reading63336
Midterm Examination1639
Final Examination1628
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)124
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
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PÇ-9
OÇ-1
5
5
5
4
5
5
5
4
5
OÇ-2
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
OÇ-3
5
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
5
OÇ-4
5
4
4
5
5
5
5
5
5
OÇ-5
4
4
5
5
4
4
4
5
5
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