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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
YER508 Public Administration and Reform 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The course aims to explain the state reforms in Turkey with a historical perspective.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç. Dr. Nuray E. KESKİN
Learning Outcomes
  1. He/she can explain the reform process in public administration.
  2. He/she can analyze the reform concept in a historical perspective.
  3. He/she can defines the characteristic features of Turkish public administration.
  4. He/she can evaluate reform movements in their historical context.
  5. He/she can practice historical comparative method.
Mode of Delivery
Distance Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Güler; Birgül A., Nuray E. Keskin, “Devlet Reformunu Tarihten Çalışmak”, Kamu Yönetimi: Yöntem ve Sorunlar, Ed: Şinasi Aksoy-Yılmaz Üstüner, Nobel Yayınları, Ankara 2007, s. 101- 152.
Nuray E. Keskin, Türkiye'de Devletin Toprak Üzerinde Örgütlenmesi, Tan Kitabevi, Ankara 2009.
Nuray E. Keskin, “50’li Yıllarda Kamu Yönetimi”, Yayımlanmamış Çalışma, Temmuz 2014.
Nuray E. Keskin, “Türkiye’nin Rasyonel Bürokrasi Arayışı: 1930’lardan 2000’lere Değişmeyen Ne?”, Prof. Dr. Tayfur Özşen Anısına 70. Yaş Armağanı, YAYED Yayını, Ankara 2014, s. 496-505.
Açıklamalı Yönetim Zamandizini, 4 Cilt, Ankara Üniversitesi Yayını.
Ders notları.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Course Contents
Beginning from Ottoman modernization process, the course focus on reform movements. It includes the Republican era, as well. Lastly, the course analyzes the current public reforms.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Reform in public administrationBasic concepts
2.Public administration structure in TurkeyReform types in Turkey
3.Reform essays at Ottoman era
4.Reform bibliography of 17th and 18th centuries
5.Understanding Ottoman period
6.Reform bibliography of 19th century
7.Searching for an new order in the second constitutionalism period
8.Turkish Revolution
9.Foreign experts in 1930s
10.The new world order and rationalisation reforms in 1940s
11.Technical assistance and administrative reforms in 1950s
12.Structural adjustment reforms: 1980-2000
13.Governance reforms: 2000-...
14.Case study: Internal Control, Public Ethics, Metropolitan Municipialities.
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Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination175
Attending Lectures1325
SUM400
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination160
Report Preparation140
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities15
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities85
SUM100
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination2510
Final Examination10330
Attending Lectures13030
Seminar15575
Self Study2510
SUM155