Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
Industrial Democracy CLS322 6 3 + 0 5

Prerequisites None

Language English
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Elective
Instructors Prelector AKİF EMİROĞLU
Goals Demonstrate the importance of industrial democracy and participation in working life, emphasize the importance of management.
Contents Industrial democracy definition, historical development, types, models, participate in government, the EU and Applications of Industrial Democracy in Turkey.
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 Analyze the importance of industrial democracy for the prevention of alienation
2 Perspectives of industrial democracy in working life, knowledge about the actors themselves.
3 Establishes knowledge about the application of industrial democracy in the world and in Turkey.
4 Analyze the different models in different countries to participate in government.
5 Individuals to grasp the importance of democracy at work in-house.

Mode of Delivery Face-to-Face
Planned Learning Activities & Teaching Methods Lecture, Discussion
Assessment Methods Mid-term and final exams

Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 Industrial Democracy Definition, Importance and Other Related concepts Relations
2 The Historical Development of Industrial Democracy
3 Industrial Models of Democracy
4 Government Participation
5 Social Dialogue
6 European Union participation in management
7 Mid-term exam
8 European Union participation in management
9 Government Participation in Turkey
10 Human Resource Management and Industrial Democracy
11 Trade Unions and Industrial Democracy
12 Collective Bargaining and Industrial Democracy
13 Crises and Industrial Democracy
14 New Dimensions for Industrial Democracy

Textbook Dicle Atilla (1980), Endüstriyel Demokrasi ve Yönetime Katılma, Ortadoğu Teknik Üniversitesi, Ankara.
Additional Resources Articles and notes

Assessment System Quantity Percentage
In-Term Studies
Mid-terms 1 40
In-Term Total 1 40
Contribution of In-Term Studies to Overall 40
Contribution of Final Exam to Overall 60
Total 100

Course's Contribution to PLO
No Key Learning Outcomes Level
1 2 3 4 5
1 Have advanced knowledge in the field of working life x
2 Information in the field of working life has the ability to transfer employees and colleagues. x
3 The decision on the application and the behavior of his working life to interpret the information acquired through the use of the data, to analyze, to bring the has the ability to define problems and solutions. x
4 Do research and work on issues related to working life. x
5 The project meets the objectives of the Project Coordinator or the participant takes responsibility. x
6 Organization / Institution determines the objectives. x
7 Employee-employer relations, critically evaluates the acquired knowledge and skills. x
8 Indicates that the comprehension of the need for continuity of learning x
9 The level of knowledge and skills related to the field of Labor Economics thoughts and pass the written and oral proposals concerned. x
10 Effective stake holders in the field of professional communication. x
11 Working relationships required by the European Computer Driving Licence Advanced Level at least with computer software uses information and communication technologies. x
12 At least one foreign language knowledge in the field using the European Language Portfolio B1 General level monitors and communicates with colleagues. x
13 Employee-employer relations, the organization / institution, business, and act in accordance with social ethics. x
14 Analyze and executes effective working relationships within the organization. x
15 Has the ability to be able to encourage innovations in working life. x
16 Working relationships to the organization / institution for the critical thinker. x
17 Social rights, social justice, quality and cultural values, environmental protection, occupational health and safety issues are conscious. x

Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load (h)
Course Duration 14 3 42
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 3 42
Mid-terms 1 20 20
Final examination 1 40 40
Total Work Load (h) 144
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 4.8
ECTS Credit of the Course 5