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COURSE UNIT TITLECOURSE UNIT CODESEMESTERTHEORY + PRACTICE (Hour)ECTS
HISTORY OF SOCIAL SERVICES SW127 First Term (Fall) 3 + 0 3

TYPE OF COURSE UNITCompulsory Course
LEVEL OF COURSE UNITBachelor's Degree
YEAR OF STUDY1
SEMESTERFirst Term (Fall)
NUMBER OF ECTS CREDITS ALLOCATED3
NAME OF LECTURER(S)Associate Professor Seda Attepe Özden
LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT At the end of this course, the students;
1) will be able to analyse the historical development of social services and welfare systems in Turkey and in the world,
2) will be able to ready to improve their professional knowledge of social work.
MODE OF DELIVERYFace to face
PRE-REQUISITES OF THE COURSENo
RECOMMENDED OPTIONAL PROGRAMME COMPONENTThere is no prerequisite or co-requisite for this course.
COURSE CONTENTS
WEEKTOPICS
1st Week Basic Concepts of Social Work (Social Welfare, Social Services, Human Services, etc.)
2nd Week Forerunners of Social Work
3rd Week The expanding World of Social Work: Settlements and Guild of Helps
4th Week Social Work between the Wars
5th Week Social work development after the Second World War
6th Week Historical Development of Social Services in Turkey I
7th Week Historical Development of Social Services in Turkey II (1920 - 1949)
8th Week Midterm Exam
9th Week Historical Development of Social Services in Turkey III (1950 - 1959)
10th Week Historical Development of Social Services in Turkey IV (1960 - 1983)
11th Week Historical Development of Social Services in Turkey V (1983 - 2011)
12th Week The Situation of Social Services in Turkey Today
13th Week The future of Social Services (Discussion)
14th Week Evaluation
RECOMENDED OR REQUIRED READINGÇengelci, Ethem, Cumhuriyet Türkiyesinde Sosyal Hizmetlerin Örgütlenmesi, Şafak Matbaacılık Ltd.Sti., Ankara, 1996.
Day, Phyllis J., New History of Social Welfare, Allyn and Bacon, 1993.
Dolgoff, Ralph, Donald Feldstein, Understanding Social Welfare, Allyn and Bacon, 2003.
Federico, Ronald C., The Social Welfare Institution, Heath and Company, 1980.
Langan, M., Welfare : needs, rights and risks, Routledge, 1998.
Mandell, Betty Reid, Barbara Scram, Human Services: An Introduction, John Wiley and Sons, 1983.
Midgley, James, Social Welfare in Global Context, Sage Publications, 1997.
Spicker, Paul, Principles of Social Welfare, Routledge, 1988.
PLANNED LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND TEACHING METHODSLecture,Discussion,Questions/Answers
ASSESSMENT METHODS AND CRITERIA
 QuantityPercentage(%)
Mid-term140
Total(%)40
Contribution of In-term Studies to Overall Grade(%)40
Contribution of Final Examination to Overall Grade(%)60
Total(%)100
LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTIONTurkish
WORK PLACEMENT(S)No
  

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