Information Package / Course Catalogue
Popular Culture
Course Code: GTM520
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

It aims to examine the formation process of Popular Culture by considering its social and economic reasons.

Course Content

Examines Popular Culture by linking with historical and periodic events.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.Learns Popular Culture.
2.Understands the popular culture in the historical process.
3.Understands popular music culture.
4.Understands the Effects of Popular Music Culture.
5.Understands the popular culture and traditional culture.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Ayhan Erol "Understanding Popular Music-2009
2.ÖZBEK, MERAL "POPULAR CULTURE AND ORHAN GENCEBAY ARABESKİ-1998
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Definition of Popular Culture
Week 2 - Theoretical
Definition of Popular Culture
Week 3 - Theoretical
Definition of Popular Culture
Week 4 - Theoretical
Definition of Popular Culture
Week 5 - Theoretical
Definition of Popular Music
Week 6 - Theoretical
Definition of Popular Music
Week 7 - Theoretical
Definition of Popular Music
Week 8 - Theoretical
Midterm
Week 9 - Theoretical
Definition of Popular Music
Week 10 - Theoretical
The Meaning of Popular Music
Week 11 - Theoretical
The Meaning of Popular Music
Week 12 - Theoretical
The Meaning of Popular Music
Week 13 - Theoretical
Popular Music and Cultural Identity
Week 14 - Theoretical
Popular Music and Cultural Identity
Week 15 - Theoretical
Popular Music and Cultural Identity
Week 16 - Theoretical
FINAL EXAM
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory146198
Midterm Examination15510
Final Examination117017
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)125
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
OÇ-1
OÇ-2
OÇ-3
OÇ-4
4
4
4
4
4
OÇ-5
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