RTV 209 | Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Name
Sociology of Communication
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
RTV 209
Fall
3
0
3
4

Prerequisites
None
Course Language
Turkish
Course Type
Required
Course Level
Short Cycle
Course Coordinator -
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s) -
Course Objectives The aim of the course the students understand the basic concepts of communication and society to provide, the basic concepts of sociology of communication, knowledge about facts and events that are contributing to. In addition to the application of theoretical concepts to help real cultural processes, communication, relationships and definitions of the concepts of interaction and learning to provide sociological models, the mass media and access to different perspectives regarding the effect of objectives is also.
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Students view communication from sociological dimension,
  • They understand the relation between sociology and communication,
  • be able to analyze the sociological texts of the media,
  • to evaluate the function of mass communication in the social structure,
  • be able to analyze organic relationship between communication and society.
Course Content In this course, the concepts on communication and society, sociology, basic concepts of communication, the effects of social change processes cases and information about events and mass media will be dealt with. Social means of communication in this context, the effects on society, society-communication relationship, the development of the historical process of social communication and its impact on my last text because the media of these will be discussed in a critical perspective.

 



Course Category

Core Courses
X
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Management Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Related Preparation
1 Introduction to the course
2 The relation between communication and sociology Course materials
3 The discussion on communication and society Course materials
4 Mass and Mass Communication Course materials
5 Mass communication and commoditization Course materials
6 The concept of traditional and new media Course materials
7 Communication and alienation Course materials
8 Communication and surveillance Course materials
9 Midterm Exam
10 Panopticon, synopticon and superpanopticon Course materials
11 Public sphere and media Course materials
12 The tranformation of the visibility Course materials
13 To view movie sociologicaly Course materials
14 To view movie sociologicaly Course materials
15 General review Course materials
16 Final exam

 

Course Textbooks Thompson, John B., Medya ve Modernite (İstanbul: Kırmızı, 2008), Çev. Serdar Öztürk Güngör, Nazife, İletişim Kuram ve Yaklaşımlar (Ankara: Siyasal Kitabevi, 2013)
References

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Requirements Number Percentage
Participation
1
10
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
40
Final / Oral Exam
1
50
Total

Contribution of Semester Work to Final Grade
2
50
Contribution of Final Work to Final Grade
1
50
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
3
48
Laboratory / Application Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
Study Hours Out of Class
16
1
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
16
Final / Oral Exam
1
20
    Total
100

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Qualifications / Outcomes
* Level of Contribution
1
2
3
4
5
1

To Apply Radio and Television Programming information to apply other sciences

X
2 To perform the ability to use modern techniques and methods X
3 To Act independently, using initiative and creativity skills X
4 To have the ability to make disciplinary and inter-disciplinary teamwork and X
5 Ability to have a professional and ethical responsibility X
6 To have a defined target in accordance with the process of problem solving and the ability to design X
7 To be Process-oriented, people-based, information sharing on best effort to continuously train radio, television programmer X
8 To provide team work and management in accordance with the qualification to improve problem determination and problem-solving skills X
9

To train staff who is in communication and interaction with the environment, followed by the needs of the environment, which stabilizes the factors that influence the profession

X
10

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest