Information Package / Course Catalogue
Welfareeconomicsandsocialpolicy
Course Code: ÇEİ509
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

The purpose of this course, in the light of historical and theoritical background, analyizing the transformation of welfare regimes, social citizenship and social policy.

Course Content

Transfromation of social character of state and steps of welfare regime development; concept of citizenship and theoritical aspects concerning transformation of citizenship; different welfare regimes; new approaches to coial policy.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Sema OĞLAK
Learning Outcomes
1.Having theoritical information and ability to analyse transformation of welfare and social policy with different aspects and interpreting empirical results in the light of theoretical knowledge.
2.analyizing both global and local transformation of social policy and welfare regimes within comperative perspectives.
3.in the light of cumulative information on labour life and social policy, mapping the actual problems of welfare regime in Turkey, and also creating solutions based on the facts, evidences and research results.
4.Do analysis and synthesis about labour economics and industrial relation by examining the relevant publications and articles
5.Can make an interdisiplinary connection over the course subjects
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Gökbayrak Ş. (2010), Refah Devletinin Dönüşümü ve Özel Emeklilik Programları, Ankara: Siyasal Kitabevi
2.Buğra, A, Keyder, Ç. (2006), Sosyal Politika Yazıları, İstanbul: İletişim.
3.Özdemir, S. (2007), Küreselleşme Sürecinde Refah Devleti, İstanbul: İTO Yayınları.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Concept of Welfare State
Week 2 - Theoretical
Historical Background of Welfare State
Week 3 - Theoretical
Different Welfare Modals
Week 4 - Theoretical
Different Welfare Modals
Week 5 - Theoretical
Citisenship and Social Policy
Week 6 - Theoretical
Globalisation and Social Policy
Week 7 - Theoretical
Globalisation and Transformation of Welfare Regime
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Neoliberalism and New Welfare Regime
Week 10 - Theoretical
Historiacal review of Social State
Week 11 - Theoretical
Transformation of Welfare Regime in Turkey
Week 12 - Theoretical
Student Presentations
Week 13 - Theoretical
Student Presentations
Week 14 - Theoretical
Student Presentations
Week 15 - Final Exam
Final exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory142370
Midterm Examination120121
Final Examination130131
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)122
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
PÇ-7
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PÇ-9
PÇ-10
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PÇ-12
OÇ-1
3
5
5
3
4
4
4
4
5
4
4
4
OÇ-2
4
5
5
4
3
4
4
4
5
4
4
4
OÇ-3
4
5
5
4
4
5
4
4
4
4
4
4
OÇ-4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
OÇ-5
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
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