COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Philosophy Of Knowledge FGO   205 3 2 2 3

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Assoc.Prof.Dr. Mustafa GÜNAY
Instructors
Doç. Dr.MUSTAFA GÜNAY1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
To investigate the main problems of philosophy of knowledge; their historical development and their state at present.
Content
This lecture includes the description and analysis of phenomenon which is called knowledge.

Learning Outcomes
1) Makes the definition of information
2) Knows the types of information
3) Distinguishes from philosophical knowledge to other types of information
4) Knows debate about the source of information
5) Compares the opinions about criterion of information
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1
Explains theorical debates of three main areas (philosophy, sociology, psychology) in relation to today´s problems
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2
Knows the problems differed from past to present and examines these issues in terms of present-day
3
Defines required concepts of the three main areas (philosophy, sociology, psychology)
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4
Understands the problems encountered in the study area, solves and redirects
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Interpretes integrating theoretical knowledge with related disciplines, analyses and creates new information
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6
Makes research sources of the main problems in field of Philosophy, Psychology and Sociology
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7
The problems encountered in educatıonal environment and everyday life ıs evaluated from the perspective of sociology and psychology
8
Puts solutıon recommendations forward systematically and consistently in writing and orally for encountered problems and knowledge in the field
9
Takes responsibility individually and / or in a team, be leadership, and works effectively
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10
Deals with problems related to man,society and values independently
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11
Access and use related printed information and other sources of information in the field
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12
Be open to continuous self-development and research
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13
Shows sensivity to issues of social, philosophical, and literary
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14
Follows software and hardware with printed and other information concerning with philosophy, social sciences ,educational sciences and education technologies, reaches, uses and improves effective ways of education-teaching.
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15
Follows the developments and information in the field and and communicates with colleagues
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Gets ability of critical, different and creative thinking and multi-dimensional perspective
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Uses information related with his/her field in business and everyday life with the awareness of social responsibility
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 General introduction no
2 The basic concepts of information philosophy Lecture-Discussion-Question and Answer
3 The kinds of knowledge:scientific knowledge Lecture-Discussion-Question and Answer
4 The basic problems of epistemelogy Lecture-Discussion-Question and Answer
5 Scepticism Lecture-Discussion-Question and Answer
6 Rationalism and empiricism Lecture-Discussion-Question and Answerk
7 Kant and conception of knowledge Lecture-Discussion-Question and Answer
8 Mid term exam Written exam
9 Positivism Lecture-Discussion-Question and Answer
10 Neo-positivism Lecture-Discussion-Question and Answer
11 Historism Lecture-Discussion-Question and Answer
12 Intuitionism Lecture-Discussion-Question and Answer
13 Knowledge and value Lecture-Discussion-Question and Answer
14 Knowledge and responsibility Lecture-Discussion-Question and Answer
15 General evaluation Review of the previous subject
16-17 Final exam Preparing for the exam

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
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