COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Introduction to International Relations * POLZ   102 2 3 3 6

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction English
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Assoc.Prof.Dr. Aslı ILGIT
Instructors
Doç.Dr.ASLI ILGIT1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
Bu ders, öğrencileri UI kavramları kullanarak günümüz uluslararası ilişkilerinde yaşanan gelişmeleri anlayıp analiz edebilecek yeteneklerle donatmayı hedeflemektedir
Content
Bu derste, öğrenciler Uluslararası İlişkilerin (UI) bir bilim dalı olarak ortaya çıkışı, evrimi, aktörleri, temel kavram ve ilgi alanları ile tanışıp uluslararası ilişkilerde söz konusu olan kuramsal yaklaşımlar, savaş, barış, işbirliği, güvenlik, terörizm, kalkınma, uluslararası kuruluşlar, başlıca küresel sorunlar gibi konuları inceleyeceklerdir

Learning Outcomes
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
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1
Has the conceptual and theoretical competence to explain the phenomena in the disciplines of Political Science and International Relations.
X
2
Identifies the international and national issues by methodologies used in the disciplines of Political Science and International Relations; chooses the appropriate analysis techniques across the issues and applies the appropriate empirical studies.
X
3
Becomes skilful at following and interpreting different social areas in international and national levels and also applies the problem-solving oriented practices.
X
4
Collects, reviews and analyzes the data obtained which necessary for modelling applications in the Social Science.
5
Individually and/or in a team, takes responsibility, leadership, and works effectively.
X
6
In recognition of the need for lifelong learning, follows the latest developments in the field and improves himself/herself.
X
7
Uses Turkish, and at least one more foreign language, in accordance with the requirements of academic and work life.
X
8
Understands and interprets the feelings, thoughts and behaviors of related persons correctly; and expresses himself/herself in written and oral forms accurately.
9
Improves his/herself constantly by defining educational requirements considering interests and talents in scientific, cultural, art and social fields besides career development.
X
10
Questions traditional approaches, practices and methods; and develops and applies new study methods if necessary.
X
11
Recognizes and implements social, scientific and professional ethical values.
X
12
Develops skills of defining and analyzing the international, regional and national oriented issues, producing appropriate conflict-resolution techniques and negotiation skills.
X
13
Develops critical thinking skills.
X

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Overview Lecture and Discussion
2 Introducing International Relations (IR) Lecture and Discussion
3 Historical Context Lecture and Discussion
4 Theories of IR: Realism and Liberalism Lecture and Discussion
5 Theories of IR: Critical Approaches Lecture and Discussion
6 International Security Lecture and Discussion
7 Terrorism Lecture and Discussion
8 Mid-Term Exam Exam
9 International Law Lecture and Discussion
10 Intl Organizations and the United Nations Lecture and Discussion
11 Human Rights and Humanitarian Intervention Lecture and Discussion
12 Global Economy Lecture and Discussion
13 Global Problems: Poverty and Development Lecture and Discussion
14 Future of Global Politics Lecture and Discussion
15 Recap the semester Lecture and Discussion
16-17 Term Exams Exam

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
Additional Resources