RTV 214 | Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Name
Media and Ethics
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
RTV 214
Spring
2
0
2
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 this course is to inform students about the basic ethical approach, to provide a comprehensive approach of ethical principles of traditional and new media and to discuss problems relating to ethics.
Course Description The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Will be able to explain the basic concepts and approaches related to ethics
  • Will be able to explain the historical development of morality in the world and Turkey Press
  • Will be able to discuss fundamental ethical issues of media within the framework of current events
  • Will be able to evaluate media content within the framework of ethical principles
  • Will be able to evaluate professional ethical principles
Course Content The content of this course examines the concept of the ethical principles of professional ethics and approach, evaluates ethical issues in the media within the framework of current events.

 



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 Uzun, Ruhdan, İletişim Etiği : Sorunlar ve Sorumluluklar. Ankara : Dipnot Yayınları, 3. Baskı, 2016. ISBN: 978-975-9051-70-9 Page: 20- 36.
2 Basic concepts and approaches to ethics Uzun, Ruhdan, İletişim Etiği : Sorunlar ve Sorumluluklar. Ankara : Dipnot Yayınları, 3. Baskı, 2016. ISBN: 978-975-9051-70-9 Page: 36-77.
3 Historical Foundations of Ethics in the Media Uzun, Ruhdan, İletişim Etiği : Sorunlar ve Sorumluluklar. Ankara : Dipnot Yayınları, 3. Baskı, 2016. ISBN: 978-975-9051-70-9 Page: 77-111.
4 Developments related to the Press Ethics in Turkey Uzun, Ruhdan, İletişim Etiği : Sorunlar ve Sorumluluklar. Ankara : Dipnot Yayınları, 3. Baskı, 2016. ISBN: 978-975-9051-70-9 Page: 111-193.
5 Media ownership and control Uzun, Ruhdan, İletişim Etiği : Sorunlar ve Sorumluluklar. Ankara : Dipnot Yayınları, 3. Baskı, 2016. ISBN: 978-975-9051-70-9 Page: 193-229.
6 Fundamental ethical issues in the media: private space, public space Uzun, Ruhdan, İletişim Etiği : Sorunlar ve Sorumluluklar. Ankara : Dipnot Yayınları, 3. Baskı, 2016. ISBN: 978-975-9051-70-9 Page: 229-274.
7 Midterm exam Uzun, Ruhdan, İletişim Etiği : Sorunlar ve Sorumluluklar. Ankara : Dipnot Yayınları, 3. Baskı, 2016. ISBN: 978-975-9051-70-9 Page: 274-299.
8 Midterm Exam
9 Media and Children Uzun, Ruhdan, İletişim Etiği : Sorunlar ve Sorumluluklar. Ankara : Dipnot Yayınları, 3. Baskı, 2016. ISBN: 978-975-9051-70-9 Page: 299-310.
10 Media and Women Uzun, Ruhdan, İletişim Etiği : Sorunlar ve Sorumluluklar. Ankara : Dipnot Yayınları, 3. Baskı, 2016. ISBN: 978-975-9051-70-9 Page: 310-313.
11 Media and Violence Uzun, Ruhdan, İletişim Etiği : Sorunlar ve Sorumluluklar. Ankara : Dipnot Yayınları, 3. Baskı, 2016. ISBN: 978-975-9051-70-9 Page: 310-313.
12 New Media and Ethical Issues Uzun, Ruhdan, İletişim Etiği : Sorunlar ve Sorumluluklar. Ankara : Dipnot Yayınları, 3. Baskı, 2016. ISBN: 978-975-9051-70-9 Page: 313-323.
13 Self-control, professional ethics Uzun, Ruhdan, İletişim Etiği : Sorunlar ve Sorumluluklar. Ankara : Dipnot Yayınları, 3. Baskı, 2016. ISBN: 978-975-9051-70-9 Page: 323-343.
14 Self-control, professional ethics Uzun, Ruhdan, İletişim Etiği : Sorunlar ve Sorumluluklar. Ankara : Dipnot Yayınları, 3. Baskı, 2016. ISBN: 978-975-9051-70-9 Page: 343-363.
15 Review of the semester
16 Final exam

 

Course Notes/Textbooks

Uzun, Ruhdan, İletişim Etiği : Sorunlar ve Sorumluluklar. Ankara : Dipnot Yayınları,  3. Baskı, 2016. ISBN: 978-975-9051-70-9

Suggested Readings/Materials

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Activities Number Weigthing
Participation
1
10
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
1
20
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
30
Final / Oral Exam
1
40
Total

Weighting of Semester Activities on the Final Grade
4
65
Weighting of End-of-Semester Activities on the Final Grade
1
35
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Semester Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
2
32
Laboratory / Application Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
Study Hours Out of Class
16
2
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
1
Presentation / Jury
10
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
10
Final / Oral Exam
1
15
    Total
89

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Competencies/Outcomes
* Contribution Level
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