Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Bilgi Paketi - Ders Kataloğu

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
BSY618 Sports Philosophy 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of this course provides students to know terms and concepts used in scientific research, and to learn and apply all steps from the beginning to the end of a scientific investigation respectively.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
  1. To explain the philosophy of physical education and sports.
  2. To explains the philosophy of Turkish physical education and sport
  3. To explain sports and ethics relationship
  4. To explains the history, philosophy and problems of the modern Olympic movement
  5. To compare Antique and Modern Olympic Movements.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Niyazi Karasar, Bilimsel araştırma yöntemi, 2010, 21.Baskı, Nobel Yayın
Literatur on the subject
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Scientific Research, Planning Research, Methods, Population and Sample, Data Collection Methods, Basic Statistical Methods, Data Analysis and Interpretation of Results, Scientific Report Preparation
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1. The basic philosophy concepts
2. The philosophy of sport
3. The definition of sport in terms of sport philosophy
4. The social philosophy of the sport
5. The philosophy of movement and play
6. Ethic and esthetic in sport in view of philosophy
7. The fair play philosophy in sport
8. Mid-term exam
9. The philosophy of the Far East sports
10. The philosophy of the Turkish traditional sports
11. The trends of contemporary physical education and its pioneers
12. Turkish physical education and Sport philosophy
13. The basics and The problems of modern olimpizm
14. The Olympic movement in Turkey
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination1100
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 Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14228