Information Package / Course Catalogue
Science And Philosophy In Science Education
Course Code: İFB508
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: 8
Objectives of the Course

Understanding the nature of science and philosophy of science.

Course Content

Philosophy of science, philosophical currents and their effect on science development

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.To be able to understand nature of science.
2.To be able to understand science and philosophy relations.
3.To be able to understand science and other subjects relations.
4.To be able to understand science process skills and uses it.
5.to be able to understand scientific knowledge.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Scientific Evidence, R. Gott and S. Duggan
2.Teach it! Do it! Let’s get to it!, A. Goldsworthy and M. Holmes
3.Bilim Felsefesi, C. Yıldırım
4.Science and Technology in World History, J. E. Mcclellan III, H. Dorn
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Nature of Science
Week 1 - Preparation Work
Bilim Felsefesi, C. Yıldırım
Week 2 - Theoretical
Philosophy of science, philosophical currents and their effect on science development
Week 2 - Preparation Work
Bilim Felsefesi, C. Yıldırım
Week 3 - Theoretical
History of Science
Week 3 - Preparation Work
Bilim Felsefesi, C. Yıldırım
Week 4 - Theoretical
Epistomology and ontology field use in science
Week 4 - Preparation Work
Bilim Felsefesi, C. Yıldırım
Week 5 - Theoretical
Nature of scientific concepts, how attain knowledge
Week 5 - Preparation Work
Bilim Felsefesi, C. Yıldırım
Week 6 - Theoretical
Scientific knowledge and characteristics
Week 6 - Preparation Work
Bilim Felsefesi, C. Yıldırım
Week 7 - Theoretical
Scientific knowledge and characteristics
Week 7 - Preparation Work
Bilim Felsefesi, C. Yıldırım
Week 8 - Preparation Work
Bilim Felsefesi, C. Yıldırım
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm
Week 9 - Theoretical
Scientific Method
Week 9 - Preparation Work
Bilim Felsefesi, C. Yıldırım
Week 10 - Theoretical
Scientific Method
Week 10 - Preparation Work
Bilim Felsefesi, C. Yıldırım
Week 11 - Theoretical
Scientific Thinking, Scientific inquiry
Week 11 - Preparation Work
Bilim Felsefesi, C. Yıldırım
Week 12 - Theoretical
Science Process Skills
Week 12 - Preparation Work
Bilim Felsefesi, C. Yıldırım
Week 13 - Theoretical
Science and Society: Science sociology and anthropology
Week 13 - Preparation Work
Bilim Felsefesi, C. Yıldırım
Week 14 - Theoretical
Science ethic
Week 14 - Preparation Work
Bilim Felsefesi, C. Yıldırım
Week 15 - Theoretical
Philosophical Principles of Turkish Science Education
Week 15 - Preparation Work
Bilim Felsefesi, C. Yıldırım
Week 16 - Preparation Work
Bilim Felsefesi, C. Yıldırım
Week 16 - Final Exam
Term
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory142370
Assignment510050
Reading59045
Midterm Examination110212
Final Examination120323
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)200
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
PÇ-7
PÇ-8
PÇ-9
PÇ-10
PÇ-11
PÇ-12
PÇ-13
PÇ-14
PÇ-15
OÇ-1
5
3
5
3
OÇ-2
5
5
2
2
OÇ-3
5
4
5
3
2
OÇ-4
5
3
5
2
OÇ-5
5
5
5
5
5
5
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