Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Bilgi Paketi - Ders Kataloğu

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
GSS333 927001 3 5 3
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course is to enable students to follow the media more consciously.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Dr. Arş. Gör. Ceylan SEBİK
Learning Outcomes
  1. Learns the importance of media literacy and media literacy.
  2. Learn the process of media literacy in the world and Turkey.
  3. Learns the communication process, elements and communication types.
  4. Learns the relationship between mass media, communication and mass - communication.
  5. Learns the functions and economic dimension of media.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
1. Etkili İletişim ve Beden Dili (2007) Recep Tayfun, Nobel Yayınları, Ankara2. İnsanları Tanıma Sanatı / Etkili İletişimin 6 Temel Yolu (2007) Oğuz Saygın, Yakamoz Yayınevi, İstanbul.3. Etkili İletişim (2008) Pegem A Yayınları, İstanbul.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Media literacy and its importance in the world and Turkey media literacy process, communication process, elements and communication, mass media, communication and mass media relations, media functions, the economic dimension, television, television broadcasting in Turkey, the television program types , family, children and television (TV viewing habits), negative effects of television, TV program analysis, stimulating symbols, radio, functions, types and analysis of radio programs, Periods, functions, newspapers and magazines, basic concepts, news and photo in the newspaper, application of newspaper preparation, journal types, media, ethics and legislation.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Media literacy and its importance
2.The process of media literacy in the world and Turkey
3.Communication process, elements and types of communication
4.The relationship between mass media, communication and mass communication
5.Media functions, economic size
6.Television, television broadcasting in Turkey
7.Television program types
8.Family, children and television (TV viewing habits)
10.Negative effects of television, TV program analysis, stimulating icons
11.Radio, its functions, radio program types and analysis
12.Periods, functions, newspaper and magazine, basic concepts
13.News in Newspaper and the importance of photo, newspaper, magazine types
14.Media, ethics and legislation
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination150
Oral Examination120
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures13226
Self Study13226
Individual Study for Mid term Examination8216
Individual Study for Final Examination428