Key Learning Outcomes

  1. Acquires information regarding the professional life in communications area both in classes and outside the classroom; produces outputs that are the result of an entrepreneurial and innovative mindset.
  2. Knows the different phases, types of the production process (news etc.) in Journalism area, can define the problems in those phases and generate solutions.
  3. Assumes a self-confident independent role (compatible and responsible within teamwork), can develop effective verbal and written communication and produce outputs relevant to the area.
  4. Conducts the profession cognizantly in line with Communication Ethics in general; and, the principles in Press specifically.
  5. Embraces lifelong learning by being informed about the legal rules, standards and operational procedures to perform the duties both in local and international areas. 
  6. Can use the basic computer programming tools in journalism area and becomes open to change in vocational development by following the contemporary trends & discussions in the area.
  7. Has knowledge about the basic concepts and frameworks in Social Sciences such as politics, economics, history, sociology and Arts that forms the bedrock of the outputs produced in communications area.
  8. Can use the theoric knowledge learned in the current headings of media area, can determine the problems relevant to the area and solves them critically through analyses. 
  9. Acquires reading, writing and speaking skills in English, along with Turkish, in order to use for research purposes.
  10. Follows the current communication tools & technologies and gains the knowledge & skill set necessary to generate content.
  11. Accquires knowledge about the development, roel and importance of Journalism in the society and adopts an effecive attitude towards the social problems in accordance with the universal principles of journalism.
  12. Follows the periods of change; legal, economic, political, cultural and social advancements experienced in the axis of globalization and evaluates the reflections of those in the communication area.
  13. Produces different content (news etc.) for various media environments, learn how to analyse and compare the final outputs.
  14. Knows the communication theories and can conduct research and write reports within the scope of those scientific rules and principles upon media area.
  15. Possesses the theoric background to be able to approach the research and planning process in the area of Journalism with a creative and critical outlook.