Department of Sociology

Mathematics I(SOC161)

Course Code Course Name Semester Theory Practice Lab Credit ECTS
SOC161 Mathematics I 1 2 0 0 2 4
Prerequisites
Admission Requirements
Language of Instruction French
Course Type Compulsory
Course Level Bachelor Degree
Course Instructor(s) Şahan İZGİ sahanizgi@yahoo.com.tr (Email)
Assistant
Objective The course objective is to give to the student basıc knowledge on,
• Sets, operations with sets,
• Relations and functions,
• Calculations with reel numbers,
• Polynomials
• The course also aims to give to the studient mathematical knowledge necessary for following up the course of statistics in second year.
Content 1) Sets, operations with sets.
2)Relations and functions.
3) Calculations with real numbers, absolute value, equations and inequalities containing absolute value.
3) Integer and real power of real numbers.
4) Polynomials and factorization polynomials.
5) Quadratic equations .
6)Quadratic equations, inequalities and polynomials, sign of the quadratic polynomials.
7) Linear and quadratic functions and parabola.
8)Exponential and logarithm functions.
Course Learning Outcomes At the end of the course, the studient will,
1) Carry out operations with sets,
2) Make calculations with reel numbers,
3) Handle polynomials and factorize them,
4) Quadratic equations and inequalities, draw their graphs.
Teaching and Learning Methods The course consist of passing on student the theoritical concepts with exemples, as well as solving problems in the class related to subjects considered.
In addition, a follow up of students with the support of exemples supplied and homeworks to prepare.
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Theory Topics
Week Weekly Contents
1 Sets, operations with sets.
2 Sets, operations with sets.
3 Relations and functions.
4 Functions.
5 Calculations with real numbers, absolute value, equations and inequalities containing absolute value.
6 Integer and real power of real numbers.
7 Polynomials and factorization of polynomials .
8 Factorization of polynomials.
9 Quadratic equations.
10 Mid-term Exam.
11 Quadratic equations, inequalities and polynomials, sign of the quadratic polynomials.
12 Quadratic equations, inequalities and polynomials, sign of the quadratic polynomials.
13 Linear and quadratic functions and parabola.
14 Exponential and logarithm functions.
Practice Topics
Week Weekly Contents
Contribution to Overall Grade
  Number Contribution
Contribution of in-term studies to overall grade 1 40
Contribution of final exam to overall grade 1 60
Toplam 2 100
In-Term Studies
  Number Contribution
Assignments 0 0
Presentation 0 0
Midterm Examinations (including preparation) 1 40
Project 0 0
Laboratory 0 0
Other Applications 0 0
Quiz 0 0
Term Paper/ Project 0 0
Portfolio Study 0 0
Reports 0 0
Learning Diary 0 0
Thesis/ Project 0 0
Seminar 0 0
Other 0 0
Toplam 1 40
No Program Learning Outcomes Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 The student will be able to recognize and assess the essential theoretical perspectives both in sociology and its related domains.
2 The student will be able to make use of the major theoretical analyses and sociological concepts in his/her own research topics.
3 The student will be able to articulate sociological perspective and reasoning with social and historical facts, and to interpret social and historical issues with a sociological eye.
4 The student will be able to assess the current state of research and knowledge on the classical and contemporary domains of sociological inquiry as well as its relevant fields.
5 The student will be able to design and conduct a sociological research with appropriate theoretical construction and empirical methods.
6 The student will be able to produce a written research report that relates research questions to empirical findings.
7 The student will be able to appropriately use both quantitative and qualitative methodologies.
8 The student will be able to make appropriate use of statistical software programs for data processing and analysis. X
9 The student will be able to make appropriate use of statistical software programs for data processing and analysis. X
10 Graduates will be able to follow the scientific production both in English and French as well as Turkish.
11 Graduates will be able to develop a comparative and interdisciplinary approach which will integrate sociology within a broader social science perspective.
12 Graduates will be able to interpret the history and modernization of Turkey through its sociological consequences.
13 The student will be able to intervene to social and political processes in order to propose possible solutions to the problems caused by social inequalities and discriminations.
14 The student will be able to develop a reflexive point of view on his/her position as a a sociologist as well as a researcher.
Activities Number Period Total Workload
Class Hours 14 2 28
Working Hours out of Class 7 2 14
Assignments 1 6 6
Presentation 0 0 0
Midterm Examinations (including preparation) 1 10 10
Project 0 0 0
Laboratory 0 0 0
Other Applications 0 0 0
Final Examinations (including preparation) 1 22 22
Quiz 0 0 0
Term Paper/ Project 0 0 0
Portfolio Study 0 0 0
Reports 0 0 0
Learning Diary 0 0 0
Thesis/ Project 0 0 0
Seminar 0 0 0
Other 0 0 0
Total Workload 80
Total Workload / 25 3,20
Credits ECTS 3
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