Information Package / Course Catalogue
Envirement And Climate Change
Course Code: KYL506
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

Climate change is the major global problem that will effect the world in future. It is important to prepare and to apply compomiser global strategies despite political regimes and ideologies. In this lesson it is aimed to analyze common strategies and internatonal roles about climate change beside its effects and dimensions.

Course Content

Climate change and its effects. Climate ethics. International work in combating climate change. Climate change contracts. Climate change and social impacts.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.Being able to know effects and dimensions of climate change
2.Being able to perceive roles of international orgazations and actors about climate change
3.Being able to evaluate the position of Turkey about climate change
4.Having knowledge about application-operation and institutions in the field.
5.To have knowledge about the teachings and theories in discipline.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Yunus Emre Özer, Climate Change", "Encyclopaedia of Corporate Social Responsibility",DOI 10.1007/978-3-642-28036-8,Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, Almanya,(2013), p.355-362,
2.Ulusal İklim Değişikliği Strateji Belgesi 2010-2020
3.Türkiye Cumhuriyeti İklim Değişikliği Eylem Planı 2011-2023
4.Zerrin Toprak Karaman, Çevre Yönetimi ve Politikası
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
General information about the lesson
Week 2 - Theoretical
Climate change concpet, dimensions and importance of climate change
Week 3 - Theoretical
Compromise/conflict scenairos at global level about climate change
Week 4 - Theoretical
Effects of climate change on humanity and nature: flood, famine, drought
Week 5 - Theoretical
Effects of climate change on agriculture
Week 6 - Theoretical
Global climate change strategies and treaties
Week 7 - Preparation Work
Midterm Exams
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exams
Week 9 - Theoretical
Montreal Protocol and United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
Week 10 - Theoretical
Kyoto Protocol
Week 11 - Theoretical
Post-Kyoto negotiations, IPCC and CANCUN
Week 12 - Theoretical
2020 and 2050 targets of EU and EU s climate change strategy
Week 13 - Theoretical
UNDP, World Bank and OECD
Week 14 - Theoretical
FAO, WHO, Greenpeace, WWF
Week 15 - Theoretical
Technology transfer at new climate change negotiations
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory144398
Midterm Examination110111
Final Examination120121
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)130
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
PÇ-7
PÇ-8
OÇ-1
2
1
5
3
OÇ-2
2
3
4
5
OÇ-3
2
3
2
1
4
5
OÇ-4
1
2
2
1
1
OÇ-5
4
2
3
5
2
1
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