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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
İLH210 Sociology Of Religion 927001 2 4 3
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this lesson is to learn how to view to religon from sociological aspect.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Erkan PERŞEMBE; Doç. Dr. Osman EYÜPOĞLU
Learning Outcomes
  1. Learn the topics of sociology of religion and the conditions in which it occur.
  2. Learn the historical development of sociology of religion and the opinions of the scientists who contribute to it.
  3. It provides the learning the institutions and basic concepts that clarify the relationship between religion and society.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
At the beginning of the semester, a list of the detailed books and article titles will be given to the students in order to make additional readings besides the recommended resources as coursebooks and materials about the course contents.
Recommended or Required Reading
1- Günay, Ünver, Din Sosyolojisi, 6. Baskı, İnsan Yayınları, İstanbul, 2005. 2- Din Sosyolojisi, Editör: Mehmet Bayyiğit, Palet yayınları, Konya, 2013. 3- Akyüz Niyazi, Çapçıoğlu İhsan (Editörler), Ana Başlıklarıyla Din Sosyolojisi, Gündüz Eğitim ve Yayıncılık, Ankara, 2008. 4- Zuckerman, Phil, Din Sosyolojisine Giriş, Çeviren: İ. Çapcıoğlu ve H. Aydınalp, Ankara, 2006. 5- Subaşı, Necdet, Gündelik Hayat ve Dinsellik, İz Yayıncılık, İstanbul, 2005. 6- Çiftçi, Adil, “Sosyal Bilimlerde Temel Tartışmalar”, D. E. Ü. İlahiyat Fak. Dergisi, Sayı XVII, İzmir 2003, ss.3-28. 7- Kurt, Abdurrahman, “Dindarlığı Etkileyen Faktörler”, Uludağ Üniversitesi İlahiyat Fak. Dergisi, Sayı 2, Bursa, 2009.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Course Contents
This course deals with multidimensional approach the relationship between religion and society: the subject and method of sociology; the sociological approach to religion; religion and social differentiation; religious groups reality; religion and social change; religion and culture; religion and identity; religion and state; religion and modernism; religion and postmodernism; religion and globalization. etc..
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.The subject of sociology of religion
2.Historical development of sociology of religion
3.Sociology of religion studies in Turkey
4.Sociological meaning of religion
5.Social structure, socialization, identity and religion
6.Religious groups
7.MIDTERM WEEK
8.Social stratification and religion
9.Social change and religion
10.Modernism, postmodernism and religion
11.Public space and religion
12.Secularization, laicism and religion
13.New religious movements
14.Globalization and religion
15.
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination160
Practice120
Homework120
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination185
Report Presentation115
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures13339
Report Presentation11616
Homework11616
SUM75