Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
Women in Working Law CLS421 7 3 + 0 5

Prerequisites none

Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Elective
Coordinator Assist.Prof. BANU ATALAY AÇIKGÖZ
Instructors Prelector ÖZNUR PULAT, Assist.Prof. SİBEL BAŞER AYDEMİR, Prelector SERAP GÖKÇE
Goals Work life for women who are part of the labor force powerless. the problems they have encountered in Turkey and around the world to discuss all aspects of women's work.
Contents Equality of men and women in working life, the world, Turkey and the European Union regulations on the subject, the effects of globalization and technology, life çalışlma women, women's representation and ethical issues in the media, the main problems faced by women in the workplace.
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 Understands the role and importance of women in working life
2 The importance of access to the profession and the professional equality between men and women and analyze promotions.
3 Analyze the importance of women's social and economic development.
4 The main difficulties faced by women in working life and career development may encounter difficulties to learn.
5 Understand the importance of work and private life balance for women.

Mode of Delivery Face-to-Face
Planned Learning Activities & Teaching Methods Lecture, research, homework, presentation
Assessment Methods Midterm and final exam, homework



Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 Entry of women in working life, Pre-read the relevant parts of sources, lecture topics covered re-analysis and investigation of relevant Web sites
2 Women study the problem of occupational segregation Pre-read the relevant parts of sources, lecture topics covered re-analysis and investigation of relevant Web sites
3 Obstacles and opportunities for women's entrepreneurship Pre-read the relevant parts of sources, lecture topics covered re-analysis and investigation of relevant Web sites
4 The legislation governing the equality of men and women in working life Pre-read the relevant parts of sources, lecture topics covered re-analysis and investigation of relevant Web sites
5 Women's labor and trade unions, women in working life Pre-read the relevant parts of sources, lecture topics covered re-analysis and investigation of relevant Web sites
6 Labor, and equal pay for women in European Union Pre-read the relevant parts of sources, lecture topics covered re-analysis and investigation of relevant Web sites
7 Midterm Exam Midterm Exam
8 The effects of globalization on women in working life Pre-read the relevant parts of sources, lecture topics covered re-analysis and investigation of relevant Web sites
9 Women, development and social justice Pre-read the relevant parts of sources, lecture topics covered re-analysis and investigation of relevant Web sites
10 Relationship between attitude towards the employment of women and religious orientation Pre-read the relevant parts of sources, lecture topics covered re-analysis and investigation of relevant Web sites
11 Working and living conditions of migrant women workers in agriculture Pre-read the relevant parts of sources, lecture topics covered re-analysis and investigation of relevant Web sites
12 Comparison of the Effects of State Policies of Women Business Life Pre-read the relevant parts of sources, lecture topics covered re-analysis and investigation of relevant Web sites
13 Women's occupational health and safety issues Pre-read the relevant parts of sources, lecture topics covered re-analysis and investigation of relevant Web sites
14 Problems faced by women in the workplace mobbing and sexual harassment Pre-read the relevant parts of sources, lecture topics covered re-analysis and investigation of relevant Web sites
15 The importance of the quality of life for women in working life Pre-read the relevant parts of sources, lecture topics covered re-analysis and investigation of relevant Web sites
16 Final exam Final exam



Sources
Textbook KARACAN Esin, Çalışma Yaşamında Kadın, Nobel Yayınları, İstanbul, 2012
Additional Resources ERDEM Yasemin Tümer, YİĞİT Halime, Türk Kadınının İktisadi Hayattaki Yeri, İstanbul Ticaret Odası Yayınları, İstanbul, 2012



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



ECTS ALLOCATED BASED ON STUDENT WORKLOAD BY THE COURSE DESCRIPTION
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
Assignments 1 15 15
Presentation / Preparing Seminar 1 15 15
Mid-terms 1 12 12
Final examination 1 12 12
Total Work Load (h) 138
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 4.6
ECTS Credit of the Course 5