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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VHT612 Ecology-Etiology and Animal Protection 927001 1 2 6
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To create individual awareness by transferring the subjects of animal rights and animal welfare from an ecocentric point of view
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç. Dr. Şule SANAL, Doç. Dr. Berfin Melikoğlu GÖLCÜ
Learning Outcomes
  1. Know the concepts of ecology, animal rights and animal welfare
  2. Learn the developmental processes of animal rights and animal welfare concepts
  3. Evaluate comparatively similar and different aspects of animal rights and animal welfare concepts
  4. Has knowledge about the usage areas of animals
  5. Understand the responsibilities for animals
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Recommended or Required Reading
1. Bekoff, M. & Meaney, C.A.( Eds.). Animal Rights Movement. In: Encyclopedia of Animal Rights and Animal Welfare. 2nd Edition. Greenwood Press, 1998.
2.Ferry, L. Ekolojik Yeni Düzen (Çev. Turhan Ilgaz) Yapı Kredi Yayınları, 2000.
3. Singer P. In Defense of Animals (Ed: Peter Singer) Blackwell Publishing Ltd. 2006.
4. Rollin, B.E. Animal Rights & Human Morality. Third Edition. Prometheus Books, 2006.
5. Rollin, B.E. Farm Animal Welfare. Iowa State Press,1995.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
None
Course Contents
Introduction to the Concept of Ecology Animal Rights and Animal Welfare Concepts Animal Rights and Animal Welfare Development Processes Philosophical Animal Rights
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Introduction to the Concept of Ecology
2.Animal Rights and Animal Welfare Concepts
3.Animal Rights and Animal Welfare Development Processes
4.Philosophical Animal Rights
5.Differences Between Animal Rights and Animal Welfare
6.speciesism
7.speciesism
8.Midterm
9.vegetarianism
10.In the world and Turkey Animal Rights and Welfare An Overview of Legislation
11.Welfare of Animals for Food Use
12.Welfare of pet Animals
13.Prosperity of Performing Animals
14.Prosperity of Animals Used for Scientific Purposes
15.speciesism
16.speciesism
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Quiz515
Attending Lectures14342
Seminar111
Individual Study for Mid term Examination14545
Individual Study for Final Examination13030
Individual Study for Quiz5525
SUM150