Information Package / Course Catalogue
Sport and Media Relations
Course Code: BSÖ565
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: 7
Objectives of the Course

This course firtsly aims to scrutinize the transformations of the relationship between sports and the media in a historical manner. Secondly it aims to focus on the relationship and the reflections of this relationship between association of sports and media and the politics and economy. Lastly this course aims to analyze the ideological role played by sports media.

Course Content

This course firtsly aims to scrutinize the transformations of the relationship between sports and the media in a historical manner. Secondly it aims to focus on the relationship and the reflections of this relationship between association of sports and media and the politics and economy. Lastly this course aims to analyze the ideological role played by sports media.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.To be able to realize the functions sociologically fulfilled by sports in social life.
2.To be able to question the role of media in utilization of sports by political power.
3.To be able to scrutinize the functions fulfilled by media in omitting the industrial sports in circulation.
4.To be able to evaluate the effects of transformations of sports in relation to economy and media on social life.
5.To be able to display the effects of sports media on social life in Turkey.
Recommended or Required Reading
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
What is sports? Sports, in historical perspective
Week 2 - Theoretical
Sports and social classes
Week 3 - Theoretical
The relationship between sports and ideology
Week 4 - Theoretical
The relationship between sports and economy
Week 5 - Theoretical
The relationship between sports and politics
Week 6 - Theoretical
The sociological foundations of sports-media relationship
Week 7 - Practice
The progressive process of sports in a historical manner
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
The association of industrial sports and the media
Week 10 - Theoretical
The ideological function of sports media: The usage of a nationalist language
Week 11 - Theoretical
The ideological function of sports media: usage of a sexist and slang language
Week 12 - Theoretical
The ideological function of sports media: militaristic language and discourses loaded with agression
Week 13 - Theoretical
Sports media around the world
Week 14 - Theoretical
Sports/football (soccer) media in Turkey
Week 15 - Practice
General evaluation of the term
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 - Theory1455140
Individual Work44432
Midterm Examination1112
Final Examination1112
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)176
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
OÇ-1
2
3
2
3
3
4
OÇ-2
4
4
3
3
4
5
OÇ-3
2
3
5
3
3
4
OÇ-4
4
4
2
3
3
4
OÇ-5
3
3
4
2
3
5
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