sap course 1429461561

Course Code & Number:

PSIR 118

Course Title:

Major Works in Political Cinema

Level:

BS

Credit Hours/ ECTS Credits:

(3+0+0) 3 TEDU Credits, 5 ECTS Credits

Catalog Description:

Social and political issues by means of films.

Pre-requisite / Co-requisite:

Pre-requisites: NONE
Co-requisites: NONE
Year of Study: 
Freshman
Semester: 
Spring
Type: 
Elective
Mode of Delivery: 
Face-to-face
Language: 
English
Objectives: 

This course aims to associate students with social issues and political facts by means of films, which can also be defined as visual narratives. Consequently, this course encourages students to search and question past and actual social and political facts and issues.

Learning Outcomes: 

Upon succesful completion of this course, a student will be able to
1. Familiarize with the most significant problems that shaped our current social and political world. 
2. Gain a particular enthusiasm to explore the major political events of the last decades by means of the fictitious cinematic narratives. 
3. Gain a particular historical consciousness about the current social and political developments. 
4. Ask questions and think about the political phenomena. 
5. Associate different events within a particular context. 

Learning Activities and Teaching Methods: 
Telling/Explaining
Discussion/Debate
Questioning
Reading
Peer Teaching
Demonstrating
Video Presentations
Oral Presentation
Web Searching
Assessment Methods and Criteria: 
Test / Exam
Quiz/Homework
Written Project
Presentation (Oral/Poster)
Others

Student Workload:

Quizzes /Homeworks
32
hrs
Midterm Exam 1
16
hrs
Final Exam
16
hrs
Research Review
16
hrs
Case Study Analysis
16
hrs

Prepared By:

Aylin Özman

Revised By:

sap_editor