Information Package / Course Catalogue
Science, Technology And Social Change
Course Code: İFB512
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

giving general information on science, technology and social changes and explaining their relation

Course Content

nature of science., nature of the technology, relationship among science, technology and society.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.To be able to understand development of science and technology.
2.To be able to understand current technological developments.
3.To be able to comprehend science technology and society relations.
4.Describe the relationship between science and technology.
5.Describe the relationship between science and society
6.Describes the relationship among science, technology and society
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Şahin, Y. (2007). Biyolojide Geçmişe Yolculuk. Ankara: Palme Yayıncılık.Demirel, Ö. (2005).
2.Tekeli, S., Kahya, E., Dosay, M.,Demir, M.,Topdemir, G.H.,Unat, Y., Aydın, K.A. (2007).Bilim Tarihine Giriş. Ankara: Nobel Yayın Dağıtım.
3.Ronan, A.C. (2005). Bilim Tarihi (Dünya kültürlerinde Bilimin Tarihi ve Gelişimi). Ankara: Aydoğdu Matbaası.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Introduction to the course, meeting
Week 2 - Theoretical
science and technology in history and today
Week 3 - Theoretical
the relation between
Week 4 - Theoretical
the effects of science and technology on social change
Week 5 - Theoretical
common science heritage of the humanity
Week 6 - Theoretical
famous Turkish and foreign scientists
Week 7 - Theoretical
tissue and organ transfer
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
MIDTERM
Week 9 - Theoretical
Nano-tecnology
Week 10 - Theoretical
Gen technology
Week 11 - Theoretical
the effect of modern scientific developments on life
Week 12 - Theoretical
Turkish Patent Institute
Week 13 - Theoretical
reconciliation and patent rights
Week 14 - Theoretical
space studies
Week 15 - Theoretical
aviation studies
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
4
4
OÇ-2
4
3
OÇ-3
3
5
4
4
5
OÇ-4
5
5
5
OÇ-5
5
5
5
5
OÇ-6
5
5
5
5
5
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