Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Bilgi Paketi - Ders Kataloğu

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
SOS616 927001 1 1 7
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
At the end of this course the students interested in social and economic development gain sociological knowledge about migration. The movement of human population has been an essential component of social change for the growth of cities and changes in the relationships depend upon the settlement of individuals, the students would be able to make critical evaluation of migration.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
  1. Learns the basic sociological theories about migration
  2. Explains and understands numerous factors about migration
  3. Can make predictions about the consequences of migration
  4. Analyses the social, cultural and political effects of migration
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Akan, Vildan (1997) `Göç ve Gençlik `?, Toplum ve Göç içinde Ankara: Sosyoloji Derneği Yayınları s:521-532.
Bringley, T. (1972) Migration and Urban Development, London: Mathuen.
Eades, J. (1987) Migrants, Workers and The Social Order, London: Tavistoch.
Gugler, J. (1969) `?On the theory of Rural ? Urban Migration`?, in Jackson J.A. (ed), Migration, Great Britain: Cambridge Univ. Press. P: 134-155
Karput, Kemal H.(2010) Etnik Yapılanma ve Göçler, İstanbul Timaş Yayınları.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
-Theoretical developments. -Various factors that determine migration. -Empirical evidences. -Adaptation problems. -Cultural conflict and its consequences. -Developments and refinements of many of the concepts available for analysis. -Relationships between Turkey and West Europe.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.What is migration? Basic Conceps and definitions Face to face Non-Applicable
2.Types of Migration Face to face Non-Applicable
3.Migration and assimilation Face to face Non-Applicable
4.The Effects of Migration on society and culture Face to face Non-Applicable
5.Youth and Migration Face to face Non-Applicable
6.Who Migrate? Face to face Non-Applicable
7.Causes of Migration to Devoloped Countries Face to face Non-Applicable
8.Brief look to history of migration in Turkey Face to face Non-Applicable
9.Causes and Effects of Migration Face to face Non-Applicable
10.Migration from rural to urban areas Face to face Non-Applicable
11.Migration and Urbanization Face to face Non-Applicable
12.Migration and the Labor Market Face to face Non-Applicable
13.Migration and Urban Identity Face to face Non-Applicable
14.Social, Cultural and Political effects of migration Face to face Non-Applicable
15.Prensentations Face to face Non-Applicable
16.Prensentations Face to face Non-Applicable
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Attending Lectures1650
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Writing Paper1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Attending Lectures16348
Writing Paper14242