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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
SBK502 Turkish Local Government Systems 927001 1 1 7
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To give information about philosophy of local governments, functions of local government and Turkish local government system.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Fatih Yüksel
Learning Outcomes
  1. Students know the history and origins of the philosophy of local governments
  2. Students know the Turkish local government system
  3. Students knows the problems of the Turkish local systems and solutions
Mode of Delivery
Distance Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Ruşen Keleş, Yerel Yönetim ve SiyasetNuri Tortop, Mahalli İdarelerAhmet Ulusoy, Mahalli İdareler
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Definition and history of local government, functions of local government, history of local governments in Turkey, local atonomy and conditions, local governments on constitutions, special provincial administrations, municipalities, metropolitan municipalities, unions of local government, the bank of provincials.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.The philosophy of local government
2.Functions of local government
3.Functions of local government
4.Definition and history of local government
5.History of local governments in Turkey
6.local governments on constitutions
7.local autonomy and conditions and examples of developed countries
8.Conditions of local autonomy and local democracy and development
9.Special provincial administrations
12.Metropolitan municipalities
13.Unions of local government
14.The bank of provincials
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Individual Study for Homework Problems030
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 Examination177
Final Examination630180
Attending Lectures000
Self Study000
Individual Study for Mid term Examination000
Individual Study for Final Examination000