Department of Sociology

M.S. with thesis in Sociology

The programme aims to develop an interdisciplinary approach in social science education and research with a special emphasis on comparative and historical perspectives, using international body of scholarly literature and research. The students are expected to combine theory and prexis (practice).

Course Code Course Name METU Credit Theoretical
(h/w)
Laboratory
(h/w)
ECTS
Credit
SOC500 PROTHESIS SEMINAR 0 0 0 8.0
SOC507 RESEARCH METHODS & ETHICAL ISSUES IN SOCIAL RESEARCH 3 3 0 8.0
SOC599 MASTER'S THESIS 0 0 0 50.0

3 elective course(s) approved by the Department of Sociology.

Total minimum credit: 21



M.S. without thesis in Sociology


Ph.D. in Sociology

The programme aims to develop an interdisciplinary approach in social science education and research with a special emphasis on comparative and historical perspectives, using international body of scholarly literature and research. The students are expected to combine theory and prexis (practice).

Course Code Course Name METU Credit Theoretical
(h/w)
Laboratory
(h/w)
ECTS
Credit
SOC507 RESEARCH METHODS & ETHICAL ISSUES IN SOCIAL RESEARCH 3 3 0 8.0
SOC600 PH.D SEMINAR 0 0 0 10.0
SOC699 PH.D. DISSERTATION 0 0 0 130.0

3 elective course(s) approved by the Department of Sociology.

Total minimum credit: 24



Integrated Ph.D. in Sociology


Course Code Course Name METU Credit Theoretical
(h/w)
Laboratory
(h/w)
ECTS
Credit
SOC500 PROTHESIS SEMINAR 0 0 0 8.0
SOC501 SOCIOLOGICAL THEORY I 3 3 0 8.0
SOC502 SOCIOLOGICAL THEORY II 3 3 0 8.0
SOC507 RESEARCH METHODS & ETHICAL ISSUES IN SOCIAL RESEARCH 3 3 0 8.0
SOC600 PH.D SEMINAR 0 0 0 10.0
SOC631 CURRENT ISSUES IN SOCIOLOGY&SOCIALTHEO 3 3 0 8.0
SOC632 RECENT DEV. IN METHODS OF SOC. INQUIRY 3 3 0 8.0
SOC641 SOC.OF INDUSTRIALIZATION & MODERNIZATI 3 3 0 8.0
SOC642 SOC. &ANTHROPOLOGICAL STUDIES IN TURKE 3 3 0 8.0
SOC699 PH.D. DISSERTATION 0 0 0 130.0

3 elective course(s) approved by the Department of Sociology.

Total minimum credit: 42



h/w = hours per week