Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Bilgi Paketi - Ders Kataloğu

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
  1. He/she identifies the problems of urban settlements.
  2. He/she develops solutions for the problems of urban life.
  3. He/she defines the good practices of different countries.
  4. He/she develops the the public service by protecting the nature and human.
  5. He/she fosters to create a new urban awareness focused on human needs.
Mode of Delivery
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.General information about alternative policies and practices in the municipial administration
2.Municipialities in Turkey
3.Problems of urban life in Turkey
4.Neo-liberal decentralisation and municipialities
5.Local services, privatization vs socialization
6.Alternative and social practices in Turkish history
7.Alternative and social practices in Turkish history
8.Local governments and women
9.Cittaslow movement, slow food movement
10.Seferihisar and the other cittaslow cities in Turkey
11.Country studies: United Kingdom and France
12.Country studies: Germany and United States
13.Local democracy and Porto-Alegre Case
14.New urbanism movement The basis of urban transformation
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination175
Attending Lectures1325
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination160
Individual Study for Final Examination1340
Term (or Year) Learning Activities15
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities85
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination11212
Final Examination12424
Attending Lectures13113
Self Study13113